Compare Explore! vs. Monograms

Explore!Member since 24/01/2012See Explore! Tours
MonogramsMember since 18/02/2013See Monograms Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

5th September 2018
A well organised, well paced and very informative tour with an excellent tour leader ...Read more
5th September 2018
The fly in Nasca should be included. It‘ s very important that you buy the tickets fo...Read more
28th August 2018
Overall it was a good tour. A couple of general thoughts: Way to much walking on a c...Read more
15th August 2018
Tour van was cramped and uncomfortable. We had to spend a lot of time there because o...Read more
4 days ago
Had a wonderful time in Italy. Monograms was beyond our expectations. The local hos...Read more
15th September 2018
Great 6 days Well organised & very happy we were given plenty of free time to explore...Read more
10th September 2018
overall, wonderful.. hotel in prague can be little better.Read more
2nd September 2018
The idea of mini highlight tours then your on your own is brilliant! We loved it! Saw...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Joana Alarcon(1 review)
4.5 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 117 different countries
through 45 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 12 reviews
4.5/5 from 43 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

16-79
1-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

2
travellers met through Explore! tours
14
travellers met through Monograms tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$130
$182

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

12
days
12
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 hour
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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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14 days from $1563
1 review
8 days from $1080
1 review
8 days from $1127
3 reviews
7 days from $1009.00
3 reviews
4 days from $712.00
1 review
10 days from $2479.00
1 review
6 days from $1549.00
1 review
18 days from $3769.00
1 review
12 days from $2329.00

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 (361)
Paris (208)
London (178)
Venice (169)
Florence (169)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Explore! tours is between 16 and 79. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Monograms tours is between 1 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

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

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of 30% to confirm a Explore! booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Monograms booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 13 November 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 30% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 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.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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