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We reserve the right to store and use the data provided by the user until the express statement of the user to request its deletion.
We only keep the data for the period necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it was collected or for further processing.
Any personal data you provide to us will be treated with the guarantees of security and confidentiality required by the Data Protection Act.
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You should be aware that in certain cases (for example, due to legal requirements) your request may not be immediately satisfied.
Right to erase data ("right to be forgotten")
The holder of the personal data has the right to request to erase his data, without undue delay, we have the obligation to erase the personal data when it applies, namely one of the following reasons:
- Personal data are no longer necessary for the purpose for which they were collected or processed;
- The holder has withdrawn his consent for the processing of data (in cases where treatment is based on consent) and there is no other basis for such treatment;
- The holder opposes the processing and there are no prevailing legitimate interests justifying the treatment.
Responsible for Data Processing
The person responsible for the processing of personal data collected and processed through this site is Portodouro - Viagens e Turismo Unipessoal, Lda. with registered address Praceta D. Nuno Álvares Pereira, nº 20 - 3º, Sala CN, 4450 - 218 Matosinhos with the Tax Identification Number:505093561, can any interested use the following contacts: Tlf. 229 389 933 - Tlm. 914 384 479 - E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Changes and Updates
Portodouro - Viagens e Turismo Unipessoal, Lda., VAT N.º 505093561, License RNAVT 4528/2014 DGT.
Praceta D. Nuno Álvares Pereira, nº 20 - 3º Sala CN,
Rua Conde Alto Mearim, 974
All reservations for each program must, whenever possible, be made in writing.
Reservations will only be effective after the payment of 50% of the total fare has been received. The remaining 50% no later than one week before the event. This may be paid cash at our Agency or by bank transfer, or by PayPal.
Complaints and claims
Complaints and claims will only be considered if reported by the claimant to Portodouro in writing within 5 days of the end of the service.
Cancelled, delayed or changed sailing itineraries
Portodouro retains the right to cancel, delay or change the itinerary of any voyage or program for any reason including insufficient bookings, bad weather conditions, mechanical difficulties, local strike or other reasons without penalty to Portodouro.
Train: In the programs that include train, the schedule is subject to changes by the Portuguese Railways. In case of difficulties by the Portuguese Railways arranging trains, the transfers will be made by coach.
Once reserved, the following cancellation charges are applied in case the reservation is cancelled by the client:
- 30 to 15 days prior to departure date: 50% of total reservation.
- 14 to 1 day prior to departure date: 100% of total reservation.
- no show one day of departure 100% of total reservation.
Insurance is in full compliance with insurances required by Portuguese law.
Prices include VAT (current legal tax rate).
Consumer Litigation Alternative
LAW N.º 144/2015 OF SEPTEMBER 8
In case of litigation, they may use the following Alternative Dispute Resolution entities:
- Customer Service Provider of Travel Agencies, in http://www.provedorapavt.com/
- Arbitration Commission of Tourism of Portugal in http://www.turismodeportugal.pt/
- Other Alternative Dispute Resolution Entities (RAL) available at http://www.consumidor.pt, in RAL Entities List