Compare Encounters Travel vs. Travel Talk

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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

1 day ago
The Guesthouse in Amman was lovely accommodation. Khalid was a very kind and patient ...Read more
2 days ago
This was a great tour for anyone seeking adventure! But if you are looking for a five...Read more
10th January 2019
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
7 days ago
Amazing! Went to Egypt in June and it was a dream come true. Great itenerary, met ama...Read more
4th January 2019
I took this trip in July with Abdul. I can't express how amazing Abdul was as a guide...Read more
3rd January 2019
Thank you to Travel Tralk firstly! For being in contact with me over email and answer...Read more
2nd January 2019
Mo is an excellent tour guide. The itinerary is pretty comprehensive although it’s be...Read more

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)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Sameh Makram(650 reviews)
Yavuz Kirikci(33 reviews)

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 30 different countries
through 25 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 239 reviews
4.5/5 from 1103 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

5-99
18-45

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

104
travellers met through Encounters Travel tours
963
travellers met through Travel Talk tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$140
$107

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
10
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
n/a

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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38 reviews
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140 reviews
9 days from $858.00
320 reviews
9 days from $818.00
111 reviews
15 days from $2318.00
42 reviews
8 days from $1233.00
30 reviews
10 days from $1404.00

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)
Edfu (30)
Aswan (30)
Cairo (30)
Luxor (30)

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 Travel Talk tours is between 18 and 45. 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 20 March 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $120 to confirm a Travel Talk booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 March 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 $120 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 Travel Talk:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America