Compare Explore! vs. The Chain Gang Cycle Tours

Explore!Member since 24/01/2012See Explore! Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 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
17th February 2018
Chain Gang focus on small group cycling holidays that take in stunning scenery (photo...Read more
6th February 2018
I have been on 6 excursions with The Chain Gang and my repeat business should speak v...Read more
6th February 2018
Our Dordogone trip in 2017 was our sixth tour with the Chain Gang. Quiet roads, beaut...Read more
5th February 2018
I have done 5 different tours with Chaingang and have truly enjoyed each and every on...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

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

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 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
5.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 117 different countries
through 1 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 12 reviews
5.0/5 from 29 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

16-79
12-80

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

2
travellers met through Explore! tours
0
travellers met through The Chain Gang Cycle Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$132
$112

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

12
days
6
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

2 hours
1 hour

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

2 reviews
8 days from $1061
1 review
13 days from $1753
1 review
15 days from $1876
1 review
14 days from $1563
1 review
8 days from $1080
1 review
8 days from $1127
6 days from $1345.08
6 days from $1345.08
6 days from $1345.08
4 reviews
6 days from $1767.79

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

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 The Chain Gang Cycle Tours tours is between 12 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for 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 17 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 10% to confirm a The Chain Gang Cycle Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 30 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 18 October 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 30 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.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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