In order to sign up for one of our trips you will need to complete an application packet. If you have requested a detailed itinerary for one of our trips on-line then you will automatically be sent out an application packet along with the detailed itinerary. If you have not requested a detailed itinerary but would like to sign up for a trip then please call us at 1-800-333-1240 and we will send you an application packet.
We do recommend that you call our office at 1-800-333-1240 before signing up for a trip. Our trips involve travel to more remote parts of the world, and our staff are happy to describe the trips and answer any questions you may have. We do feel it is important that you have as much relevant information as possible and that you are well-prepared with a realistic set of expectations before making your final decision to join one of our very unique programs.
Once you receive the application packet, please read the Terms and Conditions very carefully so that you are familiar with our cancellation policies. Once you have done this, complete the application form and return it to us with a deposit check for $200 for each traveler. Please note that we do NOT accept credit cards as a form of payment. Distant Horizons 350 Elm Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802, USA Toll Free: 800-333-1240 Ph: 562-983-8828 Fax: 562-983-8833
When we receive your deposit we will acknowledge it and send, with the acknowledgment, a trip bibliography and information on obtaining travel insurance.
Approximately 70 days prior to departure we will send out your final invoice along with relevant travel notes for the area you are visiting and full information on obtaining visas for your trip.
Final documents, including airline tickets, hotel information, final itineraries, lists of travelers and luggage labels, are sent out approximately two weeks before travel.