Compare Encounters Travel vs. Starfish Adventure

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

10 hours ago
This fantastic holiday takes the form of a road trip from Cairo to Luxor. Over a numb...Read more
2 days ago
Enjoyed the trip to Egypt, many things to see and do, almost too many at times, would...Read more
2 days ago
I went on the Classic Israel Tour. It was a fantastic experience. Our tour consisted ...Read more
2 days ago
best experience ever.Read more
29th November 2015
The tour was unreal in itself but was made even better by the guides we had, especial...Read more
21st November 2015
Lucy was a brilliant tour guide ! She was friendly, informative, professional and app...Read more
21st November 2015
10 week Building Volunteer Projects i...
15th August 2014
I had one of the best times ever on this projecy. The Starfish 'family' really look a...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 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

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 29 different countries
through 1 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Marine
Activities
Special Interest
Nature & Adventure
Cultural

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 106 reviews
4.5/5 from 68 reviews

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

117
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
15
travellers met through Starfish Adventure tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$154
 average tour length
$37

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

 average tour length
11
days
 average tour length
26
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

84%
54%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 day
more than 3 days

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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15 reviews
14 days from $1069
14 reviews
14 days from $778
11 reviews
14 days from $707
7 reviews
14 days from $707
1 review
14 days from $803
2 reviews
28 days from $1028

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 (9)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Deposit

Deposit

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 8 February 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Starfish Adventure booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 February 2017 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

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.
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 Encounters Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Starfish Adventure:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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