Compare Penguin Travel vs. Sundowners Overland

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

6th June 2018
A very quick snapshot of many countries, nothing to in-depth. A few more night stops ...Read more
24th May 2018
a couple of breakfasts were poor especially the "homestay" cold pancakes ( bought in ...Read more
7th April 2018
For me this tour was just about perfect. Everything went like clockwork - each place ...Read more
8th November 2017
I've just returned from the Best of Bulgaria round trip tour- 8 days. We saw amazing...Read more
25th May 2018
I did a partly guided tour with my wife & two friends, that gave us a local guide fo...Read more
1st December 2017
I did the Trans Siberian Mongolia and Beyond trip with Sundowners. Overall I loved th...
30th September 2017
We traveled across Russia from Vladivostok to St Petersburg in 2017 on a custom booke...Read more
23rd July 2017
Fantastically organized tour, everything it said it was. Local Mongolian Guides were ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 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
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 24 different countries
through 17 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Independent
Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Festival & Events

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 42 reviews
4.5/5 from 28 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-80
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

42
travellers met through Penguin Travel tours
52
travellers met through Sundowners Overland tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$99
$279

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
23
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

3 hours
6 hours

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

37 reviews
14 days from $1121.92
5 reviews
8 days from $475.82
8 days from $419.38
8 days from $555.62
8 days from $419.38
8 days from $441.76
5 reviews
16 days from $2992
3 reviews
30 days from $7076
1 review
24 days from $5728
1 review
10 days from $2085
1 review
14 days from $3734
1 review
23 days from $6155

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Sofia (6)
Lviv (2)
Odesa (2)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Penguin Travel tours is between 18 and 80. 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 20% to confirm a Penguin Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 14 September 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Sundowners Overland booking. The remaining balance is then payable 75 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 29 September 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 20% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 75 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 Penguin 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