Herebelow is an example purchase and point award explaination to show how the Shells point system works.
MaharaBlueCard Package Price per person in Euro : €600,- Shells Earned : 60 Converted on vacation in Egypt, 60 Shells are approximately 60 LE worth (LE = Egyptian Pound).
MaharaGoldCard and MaharaPlatinCard holders earn 1,5 Mahara Shells for every €10 spent, so for example, a vacation package costing €600 (CHF 900) earns 90 Shells. Each Shell is worth approximately LE 1.00.1
1The new conversion rate (1 shell=1 LE) is valid since 01.02.2017.
It is not possible to exchange Shells against cash value, and may only be used in Egypt in Participating establishments. Shellsmu may not be used towards further vacation booking and purchase.
We would like to inform you, that Shell points can only be awarded to the travel-applicant, who book their fifth vacation. The first four vacations serve as an admittance into the Mahara Club.
The Shell points are only rewarded for vacations, that are booked over ETI GmbH (Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Slovakia, Slovenia and Hungary) and the tour operator Holiday & Co. Reisen GmbH.
Travels in the Red Sea Hotels or on the Grand Cruise nile cruises, that are booked through Red Sea Holidays England receive a flat sum of 100 Shell points. The Shell points are awarded only to the travel applicant.
Travels in the Red Sea Hotels or on the Grand Cruise nile cruises, that are booked over Russia, Finland, Sweden or Norway receive a flat sum of 50 Shell points. The Shell points are awarded only to the travel applicant.