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Frequently Asked Questions

Is the tour itinerary fixed?

The tour itinerary is set within the tour program as the basic outline but it may vary depending on the weather conditions. We’re trying hard to deliver you the best experience according to the actual situation. The tour itinerary is only set as the basic outline of the tour - it is not hardwired into the program because it largely depends on the weather conditions. It is in our best interest to try hard and deliver the best experience, in fair and foul weather, according to the situation we are facing.


How difficult will the hiking be?

Each part of the photo trip is a bit different. South Moravia consists of simple terrain, easily approachable from the car, typically only a few-hundred-meter walk on a dirt road or a field. Elbe Sandstone Mountains, on the other hand, is a hilly terrain where the greatest photo spots require moderate hiking, but it’ll always be conditioned by the shape of the other attendees, but there are spots easily reachable from the car as well. And finally, Prague is a cityscape shooting so expect walking about the city or taking the public transport.


What photo gear shall I bring along?

Digital camera (i.e. DSLR or mirrorless camera) with wide angle lenses and telephoto lenses - you will need at least 200mm focal length, anything “longer” than that will give you more options and flexibility on the visited locations. Sturdy and stable tripod is a MUST and a remote shutter release for tack sharp pictures. Neutral density and polarizer filters (if you have any) will come in handy, too.


What clothes and footwear do you recommend I take?

We strongly recommend you pack up some good sturdy boots and a waterproof raincoat with you. It really can get freezing cold, especially early in the mornings. And don’t forget to pack some comfy shoes for the cobbled streets of Prague as well.


What is the minimum number of people on the photo tour?

The minimum number of attendees on this photo tour is 3.


Is the tour itinerary fixed?

The tour itinerary is set within the tour program as the basic outline but it may vary depending on the weather conditions. We’re trying hard to deliver you the best experience according to the actual situation. The tour itinerary is only set as the basic outline of the tour - it is not hardwired into the program because it largely depends on the weather conditions. It is in our best interest to try hard and deliver the best experience, in fair and foul weather, according to the situation we are facing.


What if the minimum number of people on the photo tour is not reached?

In that case, it’s up to us to decide whether we want to organize the photo tour anyways, and we’ll update you shortly. In case we decide to not go through with the tour, we’ll return you the money paid in the tour account asap.


What is the maximum number of people on the photo tour?

The maximum number of attendees is 10 attendees per tour.


How does the booking process work?

First, you book the tour via the booking form linked from the detail page of the particular photo tour. As soon as we receive your booking request, we’ll let you know whether your booking was confirmed. Once you obtain the booking confirmation with all the photo tour details, you’ll also receive payment details to make the advance payment or full payment in case the start of the photo tour is too close. The advance payment should be made within 7 days, while the full payment should be made asap. After receiving your payment, you’re officially signed up for the tour. And finally, if you made advance payment, you should cover the remaining balance no longer than 30 days before the photo tour starts.


What are the payment options?

As of now, we only provide our customers with wire transfer option, but are planning to also accept card payments in the near future. Unfortunately, we’re not planning to include PayPal.


What are the wire transfer payment option details?

IBAN: CZ2820100000002301152410
BIC/SWIFT: FIOBCZPPXXX
Bank name: Fio banka, a.s.
Bank address: Millennium Plaza, V Celnici 10, 117 21, Praha 1, Czech Republic
Company name: Bohemian Journeys, s.r.o.


Is it OK to pay the full amount in one go?

Sure, if that works better for you.


Will I be charged if I decide to cancel the trip?

If you decide to cancel the trip, you may be charged depending on the following rules:

  • within a period of more than thirty calendar days prior to the beginning of the trip: in the amount of the advance payment
  • within the period of thirty to fifteen calendar days prior to the beginning of the trip: in the amount of 50% of the trip price
  • within the period of fourteen to eight calendar days prior to the beginning of the trip: in the amount of 75% of the trip price
  • within the period of seven and less calendar days prior to the beginning of the trip: in the amount of 100% of the trip price.
Please note that the date when the cancellation takes effect shall be decisive for the calculation of the cancellation fee.


What language are the photo tours held in?

The photo tours are in English to accommodate the universal participant in you.


Is the transportation from/to the airport provided?

Yes, it’s already covered in the tour price. We’ll pick you up at the airport if you arrive on the day of the tour start.


Should I pass my flight information on to you?

That’d be great! Knowing your flight details is really helpful, as we can make plans to pick you up at the airport.