Compare Encounters Travel vs. Kompas

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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

3 days ago
I liked the tour overall, but there were too many shopping places we had to stop (sto...
Morocco on a Shoestring
5th June 2018
The tour was a great overview of Morrocco. Would pick a non-mixed language tour tour...Read more
2nd June 2018
Our trip was 12 day customized tour of "Moroccan Melodies". We paid extra in order to...
Moroccan Melodies
18th May 2018
I really enjoyed my Jordan tour. The itinerary was planned well... everyday was great...Read more
9th July 2018
Great trip small group and guide extremely knowleggeable. Last meal not that great wo...Read more
3rd June 2018
Loved the variety of all the places we went toRead more
9th May 2018
Antonija had amazing knowledge. Always friendly and willing to help with any request...Read more
30th April 2018
I would not recommend this tour, unless you are over 60 years old and don’t travel. I...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Waleed kamouna(14 reviews)
Sheriff Hassan(3 reviews)
mohamed kareem(2 reviews)
Mohamed Kareem(2 reviews)
4.0 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
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
3.5 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 33 different countries
through 15 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 186 reviews
4.0/5 from 6 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

5-99
8-80

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

69
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
3
travellers met through Kompas tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$156
$214

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
10
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

8 hours
1 hour

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

3 reviews
16 days from $2356
5 reviews
8 days from $1202
25 reviews
9 days from $1299
11 reviews
6 days from $746
2 reviews
14 days from $1522
10 reviews
8 days from $659
1 review
8 days from $1841
11 days from $1887
1 review
9 days from $1814
2 reviews
7 days from $1629
1 review
9 days from $1685
1 review
14 days from $2705

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 (12)
Luxor (11)
Aswan (10)
Petra (7)
Edfu (7)

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 Encounters Travel tours is between 5 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Kompas tours is between 8 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

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 17 September 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Kompas booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 September 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.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 Kompas:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America