Compare Contiki vs. Tucan Travel

ContikiMember since 02/08/2010See Contiki Tours
Tucan TravelMember since 28/06/2018See Tucan Travel 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

12 hours ago
Jacqui was one of the best guides I had on busabout. So positive and informative loa...Read more
14 hours ago
5-Stars all around for my Contiki tour, and especially Jacqui. She always knew the be...Read more
17 hours ago
Amazing tour with great sights, amazing people and amazing Guide.Read more
1 day ago
Thanks for a great time, Kristy and OwenRead more
2nd September 2018
When booking the Tour, it was not stated that the Gorilla Permits were unavailable at...Read more
21st August 2018
I booked the East Africa Circuit tour with a travel agent. I will preface this revie...Read more
14th August 2018
It was a great itinerary by Tucan and the organization including the local guides arr...Read more
31st July 2018
He was really resourceful tour leader. He was geared for the job al! the time. We had...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)
Jacqui Schuetz(80 reviews)
4.5 out of 5 stars
Jen Anderson(4 reviews)
Erik Jelinek(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 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
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 66 different countries
through 69 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 3793 reviews
4.0/5 from 329 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-35
18-65

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

689
travellers met through Contiki tours
2,210
travellers met through Tucan Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$139
$103

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

15
days
18
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

85 reviews
9 days from $1183.79
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12 days from $1667.00
116 reviews
14 days from $1568.94
101 reviews
10 days from $1082.78
95 reviews
12 days from $1336.00
112 reviews
9 days from $1395.00
4 reviews
29 days from $1299.00
4 reviews
16 days from $599.00
5 reviews
8 days from $379.00
61 reviews
15 days from $1379.00
5 reviews
15 days from $2489.00
3 reviews
32 days from $5399.00

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 (161)
Rome (137)
Venice (131)
Paris (127)
Florence (123)
Amsterdam (111)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Discovery (2691)
Boat (325)
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 Tucan Travel tours is between 18 and 65. 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.
Holds are not possible for Tucan Travel.

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 8 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm a Tucan Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 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 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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