Compare Encounters Travel vs. Sundowners Overland

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

1 day ago
This was a great tour for anyone seeking adventure! But if you are looking for a five...Read more
7 days ago
For the hotel, it seems they never change the bed sheet when last guest checked out, ...Read more
7th January 2019
We loved the whole trip. Our guide Adi (Adnane Snoussi) was in particular extremely ...Read more
5th January 2019
I loved my trip visiting all of the historical sites. Nothing to dislike. I apprecia...Read more
28th October 2018
Our trip from St Petersberg to Beijing organised by Sundowners was fantastic. We were...Read more
10th September 2018
This is not a tour for a rest. You are on the go instantly even after an overnight tr...Read more
10th September 2018
This is not a tour for a rest. You are on the go instantly even after an overnight tr...Read more
23rd August 2018
Very exciting journey. Experienced guides throughout the trips. Visited many places o...
Classic Trans Mongolian (5 destinatio...

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Waleed kamouna(19 reviews)
Sheriff Hassan(9 reviews)
mohamed kareem(8 reviews)
Mohamed Kareem(2 reviews)
4.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 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

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 30 different countries
through 17 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 238 reviews
4.0/5 from 36 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

5-99
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

104
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
54
travellers met through Sundowners Overland tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$140
$281

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
22
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
1 hour

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

20 reviews
9 days from $1103
32 reviews
9 days from $1295
16 reviews
6 days from $738
5 reviews
14 days from $1506
19 reviews
8 days from $611.99
4 reviews
8 days from $988
3 reviews
22 days from $4426
3 reviews
30 days from $6931
4 reviews
21 days from $4723
1 review
27 days from $6302
1 review
10 days from $2295.2
1 review
21 days from $5424

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

Activities

Activities

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.
The average age for Sundowners Overland tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

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 18 March 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Sundowners Overland booking. The remaining balance is then payable 80 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 7 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 $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 80 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 Sundowners Overland:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America