Compare Discovery Adventures vs. Encounters Travel

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

2 days ago
Excellent experience! The hotels were all beautiful, all of the guides were very frie...Read more
13th January 2017
Our tour was pretty good, we only had a couple of issues - the English speaking Tour...Read more
3rd January 2017
We had a great trip and visited so many beautiful places in Italy! Rome and Florence ...Read more
8th December 2016
We love the trip very much, great hotels and very interesting guides, transportation ...Read more
9th January 2017
The most carefree guided tour I've ever had (in 40+ countries). Every little detail w...Read more
10th December 2016
This fantastic holiday takes the form of a road trip from Cairo to Luxor. Over a numb...Read more
8th December 2016
Enjoyed the trip to Egypt, many things to see and do, almost too many at times, would...Read more
8th December 2016
I went on the Classic Israel Tour. It was a fantastic experience. Our tour consisted ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 18 different countries
through 29 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Independent
Nature & Adventure
Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Marine
Activities

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 40 reviews
4.5/5 from 107 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

 age group
18-65
No limit

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

8
travellers met through Discovery Adventures tours
118
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$184
 average tour length
$153

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

 average tour length
9
days
 average tour length
11
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

92%
96%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

2 days
1 day

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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10 days from $1460.1
1 review
7 days from $1042.05
1 review
8 days from $1267
4 reviews
8 days from $1881
7 reviews
9 days from $1023
2 reviews
6 days from $779
2 reviews
8 days from $760
1 review
7 days from $633

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Cairo (13)
Luxor (13)
Aswan (11)
Edfu (8)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Independent

Independent

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Discovery Adventures tours is between 18 and 65. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
No group age specified

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Discovery Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 April 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Encounters Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 22 March 2017 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 90 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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 20% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Discovery Adventures:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Encounters Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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