Compare Encounters Travel vs. The Mzansi Experience

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

3 days ago
The tour itself was good. The organisation before i landed was not. My friend fortun...Read more
6 days ago
The Guesthouse in Amman was lovely accommodation. Khalid was a very kind and patient ...Read more
7 days ago
This was a great tour for anyone seeking adventure! But if you are looking for a five...Read more
10th January 2019
For the hotel, it seems they never change the bed sheet when last guest checked out, ...Read more
4 days ago
I will write a complain. The tour was not as indicated in the initiary.Read more
15th October 2018
I didn't actually go on this tour BUT I have traveled with mzansi before which was be...
6 Day Southern Drakensberg and Lesoth...
15th October 2018
I'm glad I joined. Highly recommended.Read more
14th October 2018
It was an eye opening experience. The drivers were cheerful and acomodating, as an ol...
6 Day Garden Route Nature & Origins T...

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Waleed kamouna(19 reviews)
Sheriff Hassan(9 reviews)
mohamed kareem(8 reviews)
Mohamed Kareem(2 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
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About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 34 different countries
through different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Marine
Activities

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 240 reviews
4.5/5 from 5 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

5-99
13-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

109
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
0
travellers met through The Mzansi Experience tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$145
$157

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
4
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

n/a
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Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

20 reviews
9 days from $1103
32 reviews
9 days from $1295
18 reviews
6 days from $738
5 reviews
14 days from $1506
19 reviews
8 days from $690
4 reviews
8 days from $988
1 review
4 days from $595.89
1 review
5 days from $829.5
4 days from $595.89
1 review
3 days from $439.81

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 (13)
Aswan (12)
Edfu (9)
Amman (8)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Activities

Activities

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 The Mzansi Experience tours is between 13 and 99. 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 24 March 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a The Mzansi Experience booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 March 2019 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 The Mzansi Experience:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America