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

23 hours ago
Enjoyed the trip to Egypt, many things to see and do, almost too many at times, would...Read more
1 day ago
I went on the Classic Israel Tour. It was a fantastic experience. Our tour consisted ...Read more
1 day ago
best experience ever.Read more
1 day ago
My trip to Egypt was an exciting time with my friends and family. The group in which ...Read more
18th November 2016
It was great! Although the weather was a bit wet (which is expected in Scotland in No...Read more
16th November 2016
We truly enjoyed our tour to the Isle of Skye and Loch Ness. The scenery in Scotland...Read more
5th October 2016
Charli, our driver-guide was great. He was very professional, funny and all round fel...Read more
26th September 2016
We had a great time. Our tour guide, Mark, was an absolute pleasure and full of knowl...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
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 105 reviews
4.5/5 from 49 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

No limit
 age group
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

117
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
18
travellers met through Timberbush Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$155
 average tour length
$72

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

88%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 day
3 hours

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

6 reviews
9 days from $1023
1 review
9 days from $1306
4 reviews
8 days from $1169
2 reviews
6 days from $779
2 reviews
7 days from $760
1 review
7 days from $633
5 reviews
1 day from $56.87
2 reviews
2 days from $97.39
6 reviews
2 days from $97.39
22 reviews
3 days from $149.48
8 reviews
1 hour from $53.1
1 review
3 days from $149.48

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

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 7 February 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 7 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 Timberbush Tours:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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