Compare Contiki vs. Cosmos

ContikiMember since 02/08/2010See Contiki Tours
CosmosMember since 12/02/2013See Cosmos Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

4 hours ago
I really enjoyed the trip, it exceeded my expectations and Greg helped this especiall...Read more
5 hours ago
Nothing particularly special. It was your standard tour of Europe. I thought the tour...Read more
6 hours ago
I travelled on the European quest tour and it was an all around amazing experience! M...Read more
6 hours ago
Had the trip of a lifetime with contiki and Greg as our tour manager. 25 incredible, ...Read more
4 days ago
Tour guide, Ursula, was exceptional. Great group. Lots of fun and we enjoyed a compre...Read more
5 days ago
First the good. Greece has many very interestng historical sites spread out over 900 ...Read more
15th July 2017
What an amazing experience! Annemarie our guide looked after all our needs and was fu...Read more
10th July 2017
Very nice overview trip to Germany. Motor coach was comfortable and quiet, tour guid...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Greg Colgin(314 reviews)
Isobel Needham(267 reviews)
Kassie Jones(193 reviews)
Megs Chandler(166 reviews)
Susie Ferkins(163 reviews)
Nihar Vasa(132 reviews)
Trys Eddy(126 reviews)
Nicole Cecil(125 reviews)
Courtney Dailey(121 reviews)
Trent Plaine(108 reviews)
4.5 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 63 different countries
through 64 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Festival & Events
Marine
Activities
Independent
Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Festival & Events

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 3300 reviews
4.0/5 from 65 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-35
8-80

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

708
travellers met through Contiki tours
104
travellers met through Cosmos tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$123
$145

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

13
days
14
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

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Tours

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Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

London (95)
Rome (86)
Venice (74)
Paris (72)
Paris (34)
Rome (34)
London (31)
Venice (31)
Lucerne (29)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Contiki tours is between 18 and 35. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Cosmos tours is between 8 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Contiki to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Cosmos to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Contiki booking. The remaining balance is then payable 45 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 September 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Cosmos booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 September 2017 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 45 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Contiki:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Cosmos:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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