Compare Globus vs. Penguin Travel

GlobusMember since 24/01/2013See Globus 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

1 day ago
I have been on a Globus Tour before. Tour Director was great - just the right amount ...Read more
3 days ago
This was a well-organized and nicely paced tour. The guide was personable and her co...Read more
4 days ago
Group of five Canadian women took this tour and were very pleased with every aspect o...Read more
18th July 2017
We took an expensive China tour with Globus/Avalon and it was the worst tour I have e...Read more
8 hours ago
I totally enjoyed the tour. Our guide, Tsvetelina Rangelova, was fantastic (knowledg...Read more
24th June 2017
Excellent tour! Ivan and Ivo were awesome and knowledgeable guides that took us to so...Read more
18th June 2017
The transport was very comfortable. great driver.the travel gays were helpful. Organi...Read more
18th June 2017
The trip really did highlight the places I wanted to see and the tour leaders, Ivo an...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 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 74 different countries
through 12 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 50 reviews
4.0/5 from 21 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-80
18-80

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

46
travellers met through Globus tours
38
travellers met through Penguin Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$222
$77

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

13
days
10
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
88%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
11 hours

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

3 reviews
7 days from $1705
1 review
14 days from $3314
2 reviews
9 days from $2242
4 reviews
9 days from $1822
1 review
11 days from $1949
1 review
8 days from $1657
19 reviews
14 days from $1010.61
2 reviews
8 days from $477.19
8 days from $409.3
8 days from $409.3
14 days from $1567.33

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Paris (39)
Venice (39)
Rome (39)
London (38)
Munich (32)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Globus tours is between 8 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Penguin Travel tours is between 18 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 Globus to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for Penguin Travel.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Globus booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 14 September 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Penguin Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 September 2017 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 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.
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 Globus:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Penguin Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America
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