Privacy Policy


Introduction

This Privacy Policy covers the practices for handling and securing your Personal Information by us i.e. Holidays Hunt.

This policy applies to any and every person making a booking or any purchase of any product or services from Holidays Hunt through any of its sales channels (website, mobile site, mobile app or offline channels including call centres and retail offices). These policies also apply to the visitors of our offices and sales channels.

These privacy policies of ours in no case would apply to the  websites, mobile sites and apps of other third parties we interact with, even if they are linked to the official website of the Holidays Hunt. We would recommend our users to review the privacy policies of our third parties separately on their websites.

Holidays Hunt is a brand name of HH Travel Private Limited and both names are one and the same. As a user or customer of Holidays Hunt, you agree with these Privacy Policy and the terms and conditions mentioned herein.

 

 

User’s Personal Information

Your personal would include all the information relating to your identification such as name, address, email address, contact numbers, credit card number, cardholder name, expiration date, travel booking and passenger info, frequent traveller/flier numbers, and any other necessary details of our customers.

On your visit to the official site of Holidays Hunt, we may collect  the domain  and host information from the internet you access, the IP address of the computer or the internet service provider you use, and anonymous statistical data. Our website and mobile site use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Your personal information is not collected via cookies or any tracking technology, but if you have provided any personally identifiable informations previously, your cookies may be tied to those information. You don't have to provide any of your personal information while browsing our site unless you decide to make a purchase or sign up for opuor newsletter subscription or use any other service given below.

 

 

Making a Purchase

When you decide to purchase any of our travel related product or services, you need to share some personal information such as name, credit card number, its expiry date, credit card billing address, contact numbers, email address and name of the guest travelling if you make a booking for someone else. We may also ask for other personal information like frequent traveller number which we need to process fulfil and confirm your reservations and transactions and give you your transaction status. If you make a reservation for other members along with you or other than you, make sure that those members agree in advance to share their personal information with us.

 

 

Making a Registration

When you decide to be a registered member of Holidays Hunt, you must provide your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, a unique login name, password, and password validation, and a password hint to help you remember your password. We collect these info on the registration form for several reasons including but not limited to:

1.Personal identification

2.Travel and stay reservations

3.Contact you for customer service purposes, if necessary

4.To customize the content of our website, mobile site and mobile app to strive to meet your specific needs; and

5.Product or other improvements;

6.To confirm new member registrations and each reservation they make.

 

 

Member Profile

Any member of Holidays Hunt can complete the online profile on our website by providing travel preferences, frequent - traveller or affinity numbers, credit card billing information, paper ticket delivery address, and other Personal Information. The information is collected to help you make quick bookings by not needing to enter the same information again and again. Our website pre-fills these information for you.

 

 

Surveys

We at Holidays Hunt value the opinions and reviews of our customers. We conduct various surveys from time to time and participation in the same totally optional. The survey information is collected and analysed to make improvements in our services and internet channels. Participation in these surveys is purely anonymous unless stated otherwise.

 

 

Automatic Logging of Session Data

Holidays Hunt logs generic info of your device and internet called session data which is anonymous. The data is not related to any information. It generally contains the IP address, Operating System and the type of browser and user activity on that device. We collect such data to know the user behaviour and likes. We analyse what are the most users clicking at, what pages they are surfing, and how long they stay on a particular page. This lets us improve and detect any server problem The information cannot let us identify a person, yet we with the Ip address can know the service provider and the approximate geographic location of that user.

Use of Cookies

 

Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your device's hard drive. Cookies are only read by the server that placed them, and are unable to do such things as run programs on your computer, plant viruses or harvest your Personal Information. The use of cookies is very common on the Internet.

 

The way we use the cookies is similar to other reputed websites on the Internet. No Personally Identifiable Information of yours is collected in cookies stored be a website or a mobile site and thus no information is passed on by us to other third parties. The sole purpose of the collection of cookies by us is to serve you better and personalise your experience on our website, mobile site and mobile application. As a result we let you blog in without typing your login name repeatedly and we also show you ads that you may like while you visit us or send you any offers given that you have not opted out of our email subscription.

 

Cookies may also be placed by the advertising server of Holidays Hunt and the purpose is just to analyse the effectiveness of our ads. Again, no Personally Identifiable Information is collected. And none of the information is shared with third parties. These cookies can also be placed by the third party advertising companies’ servers to get data about your visits to our sites and send you relevant things you may be interested in. Even the information collected by them does not contain any PII. These third party advertising companies may also use some technology to check the effectiveness of their ads. All the information would be anonymous and they will only use them to provide you with relevant ads and no PII is collected.

 

The acceptance of cookies by browsers is generally automatic. You can change in the browser settings how and whether the cookies will be accepted buy your browser. Holidays Hunt supports all the rights of its users to block the unwanted activities on the Internet especially from an unscrupulous websites. Blocking Holidays Hunt cookies might disable some of our website and app features for you or may make it impossible for you to use certain features. Please note that it’s possible to allow cookies only from the websites you trust.



Others

The services available on our website and app can get updated from time to time. We will use the information provided by you to facilitate the requested services to the extent the required services are provided and used by you. We may also use these information to make our website easy to use and better for our users.

 

 

User’s Personal Information Sharing

Whenever you make a reservation to any of our tours, we will provide your certain personal information to the other third parties like hotels, airlines etc. whichever is involved in the event for successful arrangement of the event.

 

Please note that Holiday Hunt never sells or rents any personal information of its customers  to third parties except for some of such information sharing with its partners and vendors that are involved with us to provide various promotional and other benefits to our users from time to time basis.

 

We may also share some of the PI that is necessary to be shared with our business partner who may contact our customers with some offers they may be interested in (like free or paid products/services). This is only to provide certain benefits to the customers of Holidays Hunt that are exclusive for them. These partners can be credit cards and travel insurance companies banking institutions etc.

 

The PII of our customers is used by us in aggregate form to analyse the data statistically and build better and improved services for our users. These data let us understand the likes and behaviour of our customers and visitors. With such studies, we eradicate certain drawbacks of our services and also provides customers with the things that may be relevant to them. We may also use these data to show some third parties the number of clicks that our website generate for their links.

 

Holidays Hunt occasionally can also hire any third party for market researches and surveys  and contest entry processing on the behalf of the company. In such cases company can also provide information to these parties to be used only for these projects.These information may include aggregate cookies and tracking information  and these data provided to any such alliance partners, third parties or vendors are protected by confidentiality agreements and data is used solely for the fulfilment of that particular project and nothing else along with the applicable regulations.

 

 

Opting out of our mail subscriptions

Users may at any point of time unsubscribe from our newsletters and promotional mails.

 

You get the information about the best offers, new Holidays Hunt services, and other relevant offerings through such mails. We try to provide the most interesting and and informative updates, yet if you decide to opt out , please click on ‘unsubscribe’ link or follow the instructions given in the mails.

Holidays Hunt reserves the rights to limit memberships only to people who accept to receive our mails.

 

 

Protection of your Personal Information

All the payments on the website, mobile site and mobile app are secured.

This means all Personal Information you provide 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.

 

 

Android Permissions

Before you install the Holiday Hunt app on your mobile phone. A list of permissions appears that you need to provide. These permissions cannot be customized and you need to necessarily allow them. The permissions required by our app and data that it may access are as follows.

 

 

Permissions

Device & App history: We need your device permission to get information about your device, like OS (operating system) name, OS version, mobile network, hardware model, unique device identifier, preferred language, etc. Basis these inputs, we intend to optimize your travel booking experience, use OS specific capabilities to drive great in-funnel experiences using components of device’s OS, etc.

Identity: This permission enables us to know about details of your account(s) on your mobile device. We use this info to autofill your email ID’s and provide a typing free in-funnel experience. It helps us map email ID’s to a particular user to give you the benefit of exclusive travel offers, wallet cash-backs, etc. It also allows facilitating your Facebook and Google+ login.

Location: This permission enables us to give you the benefit of location specific deals and provide you a personalized in-funnel experience. When you launch Holiday Hunt app to make a travel booking, we auto-detect your location so that your nearest airport or city is auto-filled. We also require this permission to recommend you nearest hotels in case you are running late and want to make a quick last minute booking for the nearest hotel. Your options are personalized basis your locations. For international travel, this enables us to determine your time zone and provide information accordingly.

SMS: If you allow us to access your SMS, we read your SMS to autofill or pre populate ‘OTP’ while making a transaction and to validate your mobile number. This provides you a seamless purchase experience while making a booking and you don’t need to move out of the app to read the SMS and then enter it in the app.

Phone: The app requires access to make phone calls so that you can make phone calls to hotels, airlines and our customer contact centers directly through the app.

Contacts: If you allow us to access your contacts, it enables us to provide a lot of social features to you such as sharing your hotel/ flight/ holidays with your friends, inviting your friends to try our app, send across referral links to your friends, etc. We will also use this information to make recommendations for hotels where your friends have stayed. This information will be stored on our servers and synced from your phone.

Photo/ Media/ Files: The libraries in the app use these permissions to allow map data to be saved to your phone's external storage, like SD cards. By saving map data locally, your phone doesn't need to re-download the same map data every time you use the app. This provides you a seamless Map based Hotel selection experience, even on low bandwidth network.

Wi-Fi connection information: When you allow us the permission to detect your Wi-Fi connection, we optimize your experience such as more detailing on maps, better image loading, more hotel/ flights/ package options to choose from, etc.

Device ID & Call information: This permission is used to detect your Android ID through which we can uniquely identify users. It also lets us know your contact details using which we pre-populate specific fields to ensure a seamless booking experience.

Calendar: This permission enables us to put your travel plan on your calendar.

 

 

Copy Right Act

As per The Copyright Act,1957-Copyright is a right given by the law to creators of literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works and producers of cinematograph films and sound recordings. In fact, it is a bundle of rights including, inter alia, rights of reproduction, communication to the public, adaptation and translation of the work. There could be slight variations in the composition of the rights depending on the work.

 

 

 

All rights reserved

Any and every material on this site belongs to Holidays Hunt and are not to be downloaded, printed out , copied, and/or distributed for commercial purposes. No alteration or adaptation of any of these materials may be made without any permission in written from the Holidays Hunt to be also read as HH Travel Private Limited. Holidays Hunt holds all the right to protect all the content on its website including layouts, fonts, images, designs, videos, blogs, photographs, packages including their prices, heading label, name, logo, itinerary, words, letters, signature, numerics, color combinations or any other software and allied products and services. Holidays Hunt prohibits any alteration and distribution of these. Copyrights are totally reserved with Holidays Hunt also to be read as HH Travel Private Limited.

 

 

Any duplication of any or everything that Holidays Hunt protects will lead to legal action. The use of website in any way that has any possibility of removal of copyright or trademark notice(s) from any of the copies of any material made in accordance with these terms. All the photographs on this site are whether the properties of the Holidays Hunt itself or are used with prior permission of the copyright owner. These content cannot be reproduced whatsoever be the purpose without the permissions (in prior and written) from Holidays Hunt.

 

 

Jurisdiction

This website of Holidays Hunt is owned, controlled, and operated by HH Travel Private Limited within the state of Jammu and Kashmir. All the terms and conditions and Privacy Policies as stated by the website owner shall be translated in accordance with and governed by the Indian Law and disputes (if any) must be addressed in the Court of Jurisdiction in Jammu only.

 

 

Other Privacy policies

Websites, Mobile Sites, and Mobile Apps contain links to third party websites as well. Users must note that upon clicking on any of these links, they are entering some third party website that Holidays Hunt does not hold any responsibility for. Make sure you go through the privacy policies of those sites as well as they may be considerably different from ours. You are surely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords and your membership accounts information. Be very careful with all the information especially when online.

Additionally to the above mentioned points, Holidays Hunt can also disclose its member information if required to do so by law, court order, as requested by other government or law enforcement authority, or in any good faith or belief that the disclosure is otherwise necessary or advisable including without limiting to protect the rights of properties of Holidays Hunt or any or all of its affiliates, associates, employees, directors, or officers or when the company believes the the disclosure of information is necessary for identifying contact or take a legal action against someone who may be causing interference with our rights or properties, intentionally or otherwise, or when anyone else could be harmed by such activities. Also if anytime in future The company or substantially all of its assets get acquired, our customer information will most likely be transferred in connection with such acquisition.

 

 

At last we would like you to know that our privacy policies are subject to changes from time to time. Our privacy policies may also go through periodic changes to the policy in connection with that review. So we recommend you to bookmark this page or review it at regular intervals to make sure you see the latest version of it. You may anytime submit concerns regarding this Privacy Policy via email to rohit@holidayshunt.com Holidays Hunt would get back to you as soon as possible.

 

 

Thank You for using Holidays Hunt services.