Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination
To maximize your safety, the safety of your fellow guests, and the safety of our generous hosts in the countries we visit, all guests will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 two weeks prior to departing on a Journey.
Flexible Journey Deposit
Start planning today and join us when you are ready. If for some reason you are unable to join us on your Journey, simply let us know before final payment and we will allow you to move your deposit to a future Journey.
Comprehensive Travel Insurance
Travel insurance is critical to exploring the world confidently. We have partnered with trusted travel insurance provider Manulife Insurance, Canada’s largest insurance company, to offer comprehensive travel insurance options to our guests. You will feel safe travelling knowing that Manulife policies offer medical benefits related to COVID-19.
Globally Recognized Sanitation & Safety Protocols
Journeys by Van Dyke has joined the Safe travels initiative, by adopting the rigorous health and hygiene protocols developed by the World Tourism & Travel Council.
Keeping with our mission of enabling you to explore with confidence, here are some of the measures we have put in place on all our departures:
Prior to departure all guests will be required to
declare that they aren’t exhibiting any COVID-19
symptoms and will abide by the safety protocols.
Professional Journey Managers
Our Journey Managers have been trained to ensure
sanitation & social distancing guidelines are followed
by your group and our travel partners.
Skillful Guides & Drivers
All our local guides, coach operators & home pick-up
drivers have been trained on our safety protocols and
will be frequently sanitizing all surfaces.
Our coaches are selected to give you room to
stretch out and will be regularly sanitized
during your Journey.
In addition to proving their impeccable service
standards, our selected hotels will be frequently
disinfecting your room as well as the common areas.
Our 24/7 Experts
Our team of expert Trip Planners
here in Canada will be on call 24/7
to handle any emergencies.