Compare Collette vs. Encounters Travel

ColletteMember since 23/05/2017See Collette Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

30th April 2018
We loved the whole tour, our lead guide Marta Adamo was excellent! She is the best we...Read more
26th April 2018
The hotel in Hanoi was in the Business district rather than the Old Quarter. The meal...Read more
20th December 2017
Have just returned from the Collettes Christmas Market tour ....a disappointment in a...Read more
25th November 2017
I will NOT be using this company again ever!! After I paid my deposit for the Iceland...Read more
3 days ago
I really enjoyed my Jordan tour. The itinerary was planned well... everyday was great...Read more
5 days ago
The itenerary was not always followed. The most egregious problem was staying 250 km...
The Grand Southern Safari
12th May 2018
The hotels lacked adequate meals just the same mush every day and except for one no e...Read more
24th April 2018
We were not given accurate information by Encounters Travel. While this was being res...
Classic Greece

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars
Waleed kamouna(14 reviews)
mohamed kareem(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

3.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

2.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 59 different countries
through 38 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

3.5/5 from 5 reviews
4.5/5 from 183 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

5-99
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

0
travellers met through Collette tours
127
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$199
$153

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

9
days
11
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

12 days from $3455
12 days from $2687
9 days from $2543
11 days from $2831
11 days from $2447
9 days from $1919
10 reviews
8 days from $1852
9 reviews
9 days from $1007
25 reviews
9 days from $1170
11 reviews
6 days from $738
7 reviews
8 days from $748
9 reviews
7 days from $623

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 (16)
Luxor (14)
Aswan (13)
Edfu (10)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Collette tours is between 5 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Encounters Travel 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 Collette to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for Encounters Travel.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Collette booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 July 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Encounters Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 July 2018 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 $250 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 $250 is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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