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Privacy Policy

Please Note, wherever we have use the word "Samaara" in this privacy policy we mean "Samaara international tours and travels" and its websites, that is

http://www.himachalIndiatourism.com
http://www.Indiarajasthantourism.com

As a user of Samaara international tours and travels, you are not only in control of all your travel planning, but your personal information as well. That's why we've provided this Privacy Policy, which gives you an insight into our policies regarding the collection, use and protection of the personal information of those using our sites. Personal information means information that can be linked to a specific individual, including name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card number.
Please note that we review our Privacy Policy from time to time, and we may make periodic changes to the policy. Therefore, you may wish to bookmark this page and/or periodically review this page to make sure you have the latest version.
This policy is effective as of August 1, 2007. Any material changes in the way Samaara uses personal information will be described in future versions of this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy explains the following:
:- What personal information we collect from you and how we use it
:- With whom (if anyone) your personal information is shared
:- How you can unsubscribe from our promotional e-mails
:- How you can update or correct your personal information
:- What safeguards we have in place to protect your personal information
:- Other information you should know about your privacy
:- Changes to the Privacy Policy
:- Disputes

-What personal information does Samaara gather from me and how is it used?
Browsing on our site does not require you to provide any personal information unless you choose to make a purchase or sign up for one of our e-mail newsletters or other services as described below.

- Making a Purchase
In order to purchase travel and/or other services through our site, you must provide us with certain personal information such as your name, credit card number and expiration date, credit card billing address, telephone number, e-mail address and the name or names of the person (s) traveling (if not you). We may also ask you for other personal information, such as your frequent traveler numbers. We require this information to process, fulfill and confirm your reservations and transactions and keep you informed of each transaction's status. If you are making a reservation for one or more travelers other than yourself, you must confirm that each of these other travelers have agreed, in advance, that you may disclose their personal information to us.

- Online Surveys
Samaara values opinions and comments from members, so we frequently conduct online surveys. Participation in these surveys is entirely optional. Typically, the information is aggregated, and used to make improvements to the Samaara website's and its services and to develop appealing content, features and promotions for our members. Survey participants are anonymous unless otherwise stated in the survey.

- Promotions & Sweepstakes
Samaara frequently sponsors promotions and sweepstakes to give Samaara members the opportunity to win great travel and travel-related prizes. Information collected by us for such activities may include contact information and survey questions. We use contact information to notify contest winners and survey information to develop promotions and product improvements to the Samaara site.

With whom (if anyone) will my personal information be shared?

When you reserve or purchase travel services through Samaara, we must provide some of your personal information to the hotel, car-rental agency, travel agency , airline or other involved third party to enable the successful fulfillment of your travel arrangements. However, we do not sell or rent individual customer names or other personal information to third parties.

From time to time, we may disclose your Personal Information as follows:
* To those travel service providers with which you make arrangements through our Site, for example, airlines, car rental, hotel, ground transportation, theater, attraction, or travel insurance. We provide them with the Personal Information needed to make and complete the purchase, booking, or reservation.
* To organizations that perform services for or on behalf of Samaara, for example to provide customer service, deliver tickets, ship items, process credit cards, for research, marketing, data processing, to measure the use of our Site, to facilitate usage by a visitor, or to offer credit card services or evaluate your creditworthiness. We will share with these companies only that Personal Information which they need to work on our behalf. Some of these service providers may be located in other countries. Your personal information will be provided to these organizations only if they agree to use such information solely for the purpose of providing services to Samaara, and under the instructions of Samaara, and with respect to that information, to act in a manner consistent with the relevant principles articulated in this Policy.
* We may collaborate with other companies to offer you additional Products or Services, for example, through sweepstakes, raffles, and promotions. We will share Personal Information that is necessary for these other companies to provide the products or services that you have requested.

This policy will not cover the use of your Personal Information by these other companies. We encourage you to read a company's privacy policy before requesting any of its products or services.

* To protect our Site and our rights under our Terms and Conditions of Use; to protect ourselves against liability or prevent fraudulent activity; or where it is necessary to permit us to pursue available remedies or limit any damages that we may sustain.
* To effect a corporate transaction, in connection with the sale, merger, spin-off, or other corporate reorganization of our corporation, where the information is provided to the new controlling entity in regular course of business.

Where the information is public:

To our insurers and to regulatory agencies.

How can I unsubscribe from your promotional emails?
We Do Not Send Any Promotional E-Mails. If you are receiving them please report us.

How you can update or correct your personal information?
Just E-mail us your new contact information or contact us at our contact numbers.

What safeguards are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of your information?
All payments on the Samaara Web Site is SSL secured. This means all personal information you provide to Samaara is transmitted using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption. SSL is a proven coding system that lets your browser automatically encrypt, or scramble, data before you send it to us. The same process happens when you make travel purchases on Samaara Websites.

What other information should I know about my privacy?
amaara contains links to other web sites . Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another web site for which Samaara holds no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of all such sites as their policies may be different. Of course, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords. Please be very careful, responsible, and alert with this information, especially when you're online.
In addition to the circumstances described above, Samaara may disclose your information if required to do so by law, court order, as requested by other government or law enforcement authority, or in the good faith belief that disclosure is otherwise necessary or advisable including, without limitation, to protect the rights or properties of Samaara or any or all of its affiliates, associates, employees, directors or officers or when we have reason to believe that disclosing the information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing interference with our rights or properties, whether intentionally or otherwise, or when anyone else could be harmed by such activities.

Changes to the Privacy Policy and Changes in Ownership
We may change or supplement this Privacy Policy from time to time. We may also undergo a change of ownership. We will post an appropriate notice of changes to the Privacy Policy and changes of ownership on our Site. Pirvacy Policy changes will apply to the information collected from the date we post the revised Privacy Policy to the Site, as well as to existing information held by us. If we decide to change this policy in a material way, we will obtain the necessary consents required under applicable privacy laws if we seek to collect, use or disclose Personal Information for purposes other than those to which consent has been obtained, unless otherwise required or permitted by law. If any proposed change is unacceptable to you, you may request that we remove your Personal Information (and/or that of other individuals for whom you made travel reservations or who have received your Care Alerts) from our records.

Disputes
If any dispute arises between you and Samaara during your use of the Site or thereafter, in connection with the validity, interpretation, implementation or alleged breach of any provision of the Terms and Conditions, the dispute shall be referred to a sole Arbitrator who shall be an independent and neutral third party identified by Samaara. The place of arbitration shall be New Delhi. The arbitration proceedings shall be in the English language. The Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of India.


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