Compare Encounters Travel vs. Pure Adventures

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
This trip was a life long desire. I went with my wife at end of October 2018. The tr...Read more
29th October 2018
Wonderful trip. We would have liked more time in the valley of the kings.Read more
25th October 2018
Hadi our tour leader was fun, helpful and friendly. The tour itself was great, the pl...Read more
21st October 2018
Had a great time which was made special due to are fantastic guide Sheriff. Everythi...Read more
6th November 2018
We found the whole experience exhilarating!! The Pure Ad team with Melanie and her at...Read more
2nd November 2018
We thought we’d be along the coast a lot more than we were. There seemed to be a lot...Read more
31st October 2018
Fantastic trip - good mixture of walking and time for sightseeing. We tried a number ...Read more
30th October 2018
This is a beautifil route! Lots of variety in views and terrain. The accommodations w...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Waleed kamouna(18 reviews)
Sheriff Hassan(9 reviews)
mohamed kareem(6 reviews)
Mohamed Kareem(2 reviews)
4.5 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 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
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 32 different countries
through 11 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 223 reviews
4.5/5 from 477 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

5-99
No limit

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

114
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
5
travellers met through Pure Adventures tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$144
$79

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
7
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

2 hours
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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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9 days from $1295
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2 reviews
14 days from $1506
17 reviews
8 days from $652
8 reviews
7 days from $1348.53
14 reviews
6 days from $1487.16
15 reviews
8 days from $1487.16
6 reviews
7 days from $1356.57
12 reviews
8 days from $1481.51
4 reviews
8 days from $1376.91

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 (15)
Luxor (13)
Aswan (11)
Edfu (8)
Amman (7)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

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.
No group age specified

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