Compare Encounters Travel vs. Timberbush Tours

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

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
5 days ago
This 3 day tour was a great way to see the sights of Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highl...Read more
26th December 2016
My 21 year old daughter and I had a great time on this tour. It met all our expectati...Read more
25th December 2016
Not exactly what I expected! The tour was packed and we didn't make a stop in most of...Read more
22nd December 2016
Great trip for a great price. Easy to book and very responsive team. Martin our guid...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

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 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
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 29 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Marine
Activities
Activities
Cultural

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 107 reviews
4.5/5 from 54 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

No limit
 age group
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

118
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
20
travellers met through Timberbush Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$153
 average tour length
$71

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

 average tour length
11
days
 average tour length
22
hours

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

96%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 day
4 hours

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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
5 reviews
1 day from $55.93
2 reviews
2 days from $95.77
6 reviews
2 days from $95.77
26 reviews
3 days from $146.99
8 reviews
1 hour from $52.22
2 reviews
3 days from $146.99

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

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

No group age specified
The average age for Timberbush Tours tours is between 5 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

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 23 March 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Timberbush Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 March 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 Timberbush Tours:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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