Compare Explore! vs. Stray Travel

Explore!Member since 24/01/2012See Explore! Tours
Stray TravelMember since 02/08/2010See Stray Travel 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

5 days ago
The Contrasts of Colombia went very well. The itinerary was well-organized, except f...Read more
6 days ago
This was my first time using tourradar/explore. Great 1st experience! My best friend ...Read more
2nd November 2018
The tour was amazing. Jordan is an amazing country with nice people and breathtaking ...Read more
19th October 2018
Our guide Kate was the best I ever had. Her sincerity and resilience is astonishing,...
Highlights of Naples and the Amalfi C...
6 days ago
I found the tour to be great, good bunch of people that I met and helpful information...Read more
5th November 2018
From the moment you step on that orange bus you already know so much more about New Z...Read more
4th November 2018
Stray made me realise that I shouldnt go on tour busses. Im a very shy person and its...Read more
1st November 2018
So, over all I would say the tour was good. But Stray could and should definitely imp...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Joana Alarcon(3 reviews)
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
4.0 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

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 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
Cultural

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 30 reviews
4.5/5 from 400 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

16-79
7-70

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

2
travellers met through Explore! tours
25
travellers met through Stray Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$105
$52

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

12
days
15
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
2 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

2 reviews
9 days from $1334
1 review
8 days from $1094
1 review
14 days from $2112
4 reviews
8 days from $1171
4 reviews
8 days from $1152
1 review
15 days from $1776
45 reviews
31 days from $1157.45
60 reviews
28 days from $1020.88
27 reviews
19 days from $713.59
8 reviews
10 days from $1041.36
17 reviews
7 days from $795.53
18 reviews
10 days from $426.79

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 Stray Travel tours is between 7 and 70. 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 15 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Stray Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 15 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 1 December 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 15 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 Explore!:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Stray Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America