Chongqing, a number of travel agencies to collect age surcharge was asked to pay more lata-01

Chongqing travel agencies charge a surcharge age old person is asked to pay more "board are the same, why children and old people to pay?" During the national day, many people choose to travel in Chongqing newspaper group relaxed mood, but some people travel agency to the elderly and children to collect the age surcharge and feel unhappy. According to the workers daily reporter, a few hundred dollars a few years old, more than a thousand dollars. Reporter survey found that in Chongqing, the travel agency for the elderly and children to travel surcharge is an unwritten rule. A travel agency staff told reporters, most of the tourist routes have launched a special offer and pure play group, group of special offer metropolitan consumption weak elderly, children in two groups surcharge. The reason is that the elderly and children travel, the body of all aspects of the situation than young people, travel agencies increased risk, to give more care or to buy a better insurance." "Travel additional charge for 200~1000 yuan. For example, some travel agencies for the elderly over 70 years old to collect an additional $300 surcharge for 12~18 years old children to charge additional fees of $1000." The travel agency staff said. In fact, the so-called age surcharge, no matter how much tourism bureau is not allowed to charge. Some travel agencies with different ages, the cascade price way to ‘play the edge ball "." A senior Chongqing tourism practitioners told reporters that "the travel agency for the elderly and children extra surcharge, and not because of the risk of problems, but the tourism destination travel charge, Chongqing travel agencies are only collecting. Because the age is too small or too old tourists, spending power is relatively weak, the basic will not participate in their own projects or into the store shopping, so have to pay hundreds of dollars’ preservation’." The tourism practitioners admitted that the so-called special mission is mainly concentrated in Yunnan, Hong Kong and Macao to shopping based tourism routes. In addition to the special group will receive additional fees, but also on the group’s age range, gender and other requirements, for fear that the local tour guides to guide tourists shopping, consumption of male tourists too many guides". In this regard, Chongqing day extension lawyer Zhou Longhai told reporters that the travel agency called for old people and children to travel surcharge is in order to reduce the risks of argument is untenable, is illegal. "If the travel agency is really to children and the elderly insurance and avoid risks, travel agencies should inform the group, and the relevant documents, such as the policy will be presented to the group. It should be treated equally, and in accordance with the provisions of the National Tourism Administration, on the same tour, tourists travel agency may exist because of age or occupation of the differences, put forward different contract matters and other tourists." Chongqing tourism law enforcement corps official said in an interview with this reporter, the law of charge travel surcharge, do not make the relevant provisions, but the travel agency to the elderly, children received the name of age surcharge is not allowed. If consumers encounter such a situation, you can call 12301 complaints. At the same time, attention should also be paid to the collection of evidence, and retain the written contract and related audio and video evidence.相关的主题文章: