Make sure you read the fine print carefully to ensure you understand what’s included. Don’t go purely by the price advertised
Manage your expectations, because you get what you pay for. The service levels you can expect to receive per person will be different based on the price paid per person.
Ask the right questions — how many people are going to be part of the group, what is the mode of transport
Check the reputation of the tour operator. Read up reviews on travel review sites and social media
Get the itinerary, and make sure the hotels are centrally located. Check if you will be put up in double or triple-sharing rooms.
Travel discounts can be negotiated when travelling with a large group
Know the terms and conditions.
CANCELLATION POLICY OF THE BOOKING AGENCY
Study what cancellation charges apply to airlines, hotels and cruises that will be passed on to you if you cancel your trip Travel operators offer an online flight cancellation option and refund. Even with holiday packages, check the cancellation rules. There are amounts that are non-refundable irrespective of how in advance you cancel. So get clarity on the rules to not lose out on a fortune.