Cookies Policy

By using or accessing any Haka Tourism Group websites (“Site”), you are consenting to HTG’s use of Cookies as outlined below. For the purposes of this Cookie Policy, “HTG” or “we” means Haka Tourism Group and its subsidiaries. **Introduction: What is a cookie?** This Cookie policy helps to explain the occasions when and why cookies may be sent to visitors to the Site (referred to in this policy as “we”, “us” or “our”). “Cookies” are text-only pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual’s hard drive or other website-browsing equipment for record-keeping purposes. Cookies allow the Site to remember important information that will make your use of the site more convenient. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a randomly generated unique number or other value. Certain cookies will be used on the Site regardless of whether you are logged in to your account or not. Session Cookies are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the Site. Persistent Cookies remain in the cookie file of your browser for much longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie). When we use session cookies to track the total number of visitors to our Site, this is done on an anonymous aggregate basis (as cookies do not in themselves carry any personal data). We may also employ cookies so that we remember your computer when it is used to return to the Site to help customize your Haka Tours web experience. We may associate personal information with a cookie file in those instances. **How Haka Tours uses cookies** Like most websites, we use cookies for a variety of purposes in order to improve your online experience, for analytics and for marketing, but specifically we use Cookies on the Site for the following purposes: | Purpose | Description| | --- | --- | | Analytical Purposes | We use cookies to analyze user activity in order to improve the Site. For example, we can use cookies to look at aggregate patterns like the average number of travel searches that users perform. We can use such analysis to gain insights about how to improve the functionality and user experience of the Site. | | Your Preferences & User Experience | We use cookies to gather certain information about users, such as browser type, server, language preference, and country setting, in order to store user preferences on our Site to make your user experience more consistent and convenient. For example, we may store the tours that you have added to your shopping cart in a cookie so that we can allow you to easily complete the bookings when you return to our Site. In addition, we use cookies to maintain your logged in state when you visit our Site repeatedly. We may also use your IP address to determine your geographic location in order to provide you with the most relevant information. | | Marketing | We use cookies from third-party partners such as Google and Facebook for marketing purposes. These cookies allow us to display Haka Tours promotional material to you on other sites you visit across the Internet. Haka Tours may also share information about your behavior on the Site with third parties (including operators of third-party websites and/or social networking sites) in order to show you targeted advertisements and other content that has been customized for you. | | Testing, Usability, and Performance Improvement Purposes | We use cookies to ensure users receive a consistent user experience while we conduct A/B testing on certain aspects of our Site in order to improve our product offerings. We also use cookies to improve the performance and reliability of our Site. | **Managing cookies in your browser** Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. You can easily delete and manage any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser by following the instructions provided by your particular browser manufacturer. * Google Chrome * Internet Explorer * Mozilla Firefox * Safari (Desktop) * Safari (Mobile) * Android Browser * Opera * Opera Mobile If your browser is not listed here, consult the documentation that your particular browser manufacturer provides. You may also consult your mobile device documentation for information on how to disable cookies on your mobile device. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this Site. Haka Tours use the AdWords and Remarketing Lists features of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers. Haka Tours and Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our Site. This means that vendors including Google will display Haka Tours promotional material on other sites you visit across the Internet. You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers including AdWords and opt-out of customized Google Display Network ads by visiting the Google Ads Preferences Manager. To provide website visitors more choice on how their data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed an Opt-out Browser add-on, which is available by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, to enable you to opt-out of Google’s programs. **Third-Party Cookies** The following cookie table lists a selection of the third party cookies used on Haka Tours. Although we may update this list periodically, please be advised that the names of cookies, pixels and other technologies are subject to change. | Domain | Cookie Name | Description| Expiration | | --- | --- | --- | --- | | Third party | _hjMinimizedPolls | Used by Hotjar to ensure that the widget stays minimized when the visitor navigates through your site. This cookie is set once a visitor minimizes a Feedback Poll widget. | 1 year | | Third party | _hjIncludedInSample | This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate Heatmaps, Funnels, Recordings, etc. | 1 year | | Third party | __cfduid | The __cfduid cookie is used by Cloudflare to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. | 8 months | | Third Party | _ga | Used by Google Analytics to track user activity over different browsing sessions. | 2 years | **Changes To Our Cookie Policy** From time to time, it may be necessary for us to change this cookie policy. We suggest that you check here periodically for any changes. Policy last updated: 29 March 2021.