Compare Contiki vs. CostSaver

ContikiMember since 02/08/2010See Contiki Tours
CostSaverMember since 02/08/2016See CostSaver 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

8 hours ago
Was very knowledgeable, fun, inclusive, and has a great tattoo. YAMASSRead more
8 hours ago
Awesome tour, Jacqui knows her stuff and I learnt a lot from her. Super fun and lovel...Read more
9 hours ago
Jacqui was hands down THE BEST guide I have ever had! She’s hilarious always up for a...Read more
11 hours ago
Had an amazing time on tour.Read more
1 day ago
Long bus rides and "hectic" mornings, but a GREAT trip.Read more
1 day ago
I know we only had a certain amount of time to see things but I feel as though we cou...Read more
2 days ago
Fast paced tour, covered a lot. Stuart was an excellent driver and Hamish a very know...Read more
3 days ago
Everything was professionally organised, our tour guide was so excellent with reach i...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Stasi Nikos(389 reviews)
Isobel Needham(266 reviews)
Megs Chandler(218 reviews)
Susie Ferkins(168 reviews)
Nihar Vasa(158 reviews)
Trys Eddy(126 reviews)
Nicole Cecil(125 reviews)
Courtney Dailey(120 reviews)
Trent Plaine(111 reviews)
Az Gallagher(77 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Kassie Jones(219 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 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 66 different countries
through 43 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 3787 reviews
4.5/5 from 212 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-35
5-80

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

689
travellers met through Contiki tours
79
travellers met through CostSaver tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$139
$142

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

15
days
13
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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101 reviews
10 days from $1082.33
95 reviews
12 days from $1336.00
16 reviews
9 days from $1272
22 reviews
10 days from $1176
9 reviews
13 days from $1680
6 reviews
19 days from $2448
10 reviews
7 days from $936
22 reviews
8 days from $871.99

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

London (162)
Rome (138)
Venice (132)
Paris (128)
Florence (124)
Amsterdam (112)
London (39)
Paris (32)
Venice (31)
Lucerne (30)
Rome (29)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Discovery (2688)
Boat (318)
Adventure (206)
Beach (168)

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Contiki tours is between 18 and 35. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for CostSaver tours is between 5 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 Contiki to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request CostSaver to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Contiki booking. The remaining balance is then payable 45 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 4 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a CostSaver booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 9 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 45 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $200 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 $200 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Contiki:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for CostSaver:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America