Compare Avalon Waterways vs. Expat Explore Travel

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

7 days ago
I thought it very good. I will not repeat it, as it is an extreme indulgence. The to...Read more
12th September 2018
Although I rated tour good for what we actually did do, there was about 2/3 of the Da...Read more
11th September 2018
A wonderful cruise. Too bad the low water level on the Danube River created difficul...Read more
6th September 2018
All members of the crew bent over backwards to exceed our expectations. The food was ...Read more
3 hours ago
This tour was fantastic! We saw a lot of Italy in a relatively short amount of time. ...Read more
1 day ago
Look at my emails if I go home and hepitatitas deases i will go my Dr. And test me f...Read more
1 day ago
Had an awesome time with Steve and Peter on our 18 day tour. Steve was awesome at org...Read more
1 day ago
She needs a vaction, rudeRead more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars
Steve Martin(108 reviews)
Gayle Taylor(96 reviews)
Cameron Benson(32 reviews)
Sara McDonald(10 reviews)
Susan Burn(2 reviews)
Claude Verhaeghe(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 29 different countries
through 49 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 132 reviews
4.5/5 from 1800 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-99
10-90

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

2
travellers met through Avalon Waterways tours
16,036
travellers met through Expat Explore Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$289
$169

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
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

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8 days from $2699.00
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8 days from $2849.00
353 reviews
12 days from $2371
53 reviews
7 days from $1262
109 reviews
18 days from $3091
71 reviews
10 days from $1958
127 reviews
14 days from $2438
91 reviews
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Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Vienna (187)
Budapest (167)
Melk (160)
Passau (158)
Paris (154)
Nuremberg (139)
London (25)
Paris (19)
Venice (19)
Rome (18)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Avalon Waterways tours is between 8 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Expat Explore Travel tours is between 10 and 90. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Avalon Waterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Expat Explore Travel to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Avalon Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 December 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 10% to confirm a Expat Explore Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 26 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 90 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 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of 10% is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Avalon Waterways:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Expat Explore Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America