Compare Avalon Waterways vs. Highland Explorer Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

22 hours ago
The ship is beautiful, our suite was great with sliding doors that opens 2/3rd of the...Read more
18th June 2018
Travelling on a calm river is fabulous - no risk of motion sickness at all. Beautiful...Read more
14th June 2018
Would travel Avalon again.Read more
11th June 2018
This cruise was amazing and far exceeded my expectations.Read more
3 days ago
Calumnwas knowledgeable, organized, and had a great sense of humor. Loved the trip.Read more
8th July 2018
The tour was absolutely exceptional. I really enjoyed not only seeing the gorgeous co...Read more
1st July 2018
I loved the tour! Sergio was fantastic and we had such lovely weatherRead more
1st July 2018
Really interesting. The landscapes were amazing and Sergio very helpful.Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

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5.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 30 different countries
through 1 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Marine
Festival & Events
Cultural
Independent
Nature & Adventure
Cultural

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 114 reviews
4.5/5 from 47 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-99
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

2
travellers met through Avalon Waterways tours
2
travellers met through Highland Explorer Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$321
$159

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
days
4
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

18 reviews
15 days from $5699.00
21 reviews
8 days from $2699.00
10 reviews
13 days from $3509.00
10 reviews
8 days from $2499.00
9 reviews
8 days from $3199.00
21 reviews
8 days from $2699.00
27 reviews
3 days from $358
14 reviews
5 days from $707
6 days from $1123.17
5 reviews
3 days from $571

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Vienna (189)
Budapest (168)
Melk (161)
Passau (160)
Paris (159)
Nuremberg (141)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Avalon Waterways tours is between 8 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Highland Explorer Tours tours is between 5 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Avalon Waterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Highland Explorer Tours to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Avalon Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 15 October 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $170 to confirm a Highland Explorer Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 5 September 2018 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 $250 is non-refundable.
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 $170 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Avalon Waterways:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Highland Explorer Tours:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America