Compare Cosmos vs. Explore!

CosmosMember since 12/02/2013See Cosmos Tours
Explore!Member since 24/01/2012See Explore! Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

5 days ago
It’s a great tour, our guide Enrique was the best, just dissatisfied with some of the...Read more
10th February 2019
This was a dream come true and all of the details were expertly attended to. My only ...Read more
26th January 2019
Tour guide was very knowledgeable and helpful, and it made the tour excellent.Read more
20th January 2019
Booked the trip specifically to visit the Holy Sites during the Christmas Holiday. W...Read more
4 days ago
Overall there were not many activities included and too much ‘free time’ which seemed...Read more
13th February 2019
Thought my tour was fantasticRead more
8th February 2019
We had an amazing time and Rob what we paid the accomadation was good except for The ...Read more
3rd February 2019
We had an 8 day Winter Adventure in Romania tour with “Explore” WOW what a great expe...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Orsolya Kelemen(7 reviews)
4.5 out of 5 stars
Joana Alarcon(3 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 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

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 72 different countries
through 114 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 389 reviews
4.0/5 from 50 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-99
16-85

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

126
travellers met through Cosmos tours
1
travellers met through Explore! tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$138
$115

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
days
13
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
n/a

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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9 reviews
18 days from $2689.00
5 reviews
8 days from $1196
1 review
15 days from $1813
2 reviews
9 days from $1323
1 review
17 days from $5018
1 review
10 days from $872
1 review
8 days from $1156

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Rome (42)
Venice (40)
London (33)
Paris (32)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Cosmos tours is between 8 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Explore! tours is between 16 and 85. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Cosmos to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for Explore!.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm a Cosmos booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 April 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm a Explore! booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 April 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 $99 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 $99 is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Cosmos:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Explore!:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America