Compare Travel Talk vs. Vodkatrain

Travel TalkMember since 02/08/2010See Travel Talk Tours
VodkatrainMember since 10/05/2011See Vodkatrain Tours

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

2 days ago
This tour is amazing, I'd highly recommend it to any young travellers looking at goin...Read more
6 days ago
Yasuf was a great guide and very knowledgeable. Great tripRead more
6th November 2018
Fantastic tour! Extremely fast pace and you may loose some sleep.. but so very worth ...Read more
5th November 2018
Tatiana was an amazing guide, but Zoya - the guide in Moscow was terrible! Hard to un...Read more
8th September 2018
Very smooth, great locations and a great group
The Genghis Khan (from Beijing to Mos...
6th September 2018
Vodkatrain was amazing, I was struggling to find a transiberrien tour that catered fo...
The Vodkatrain (from Beijing to St Pe...
5th September 2018
While I absolutly loved each destination and the experiences in themselves, I did not...Read more
9th August 2018
Lake time was good would of like 2nights there instead of in Irkustk but I understand...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Sameh Makram(644 reviews)
Yavuz Kirikci(33 reviews)
4.0 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

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 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 27 different countries
through 9 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 1084 reviews
4.0/5 from 71 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-39
18-35

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

961
travellers met through Travel Talk tours
252
travellers met through Vodkatrain tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$107
$144

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

10
days
18
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

3 hours
3 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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9 days from $958
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316 reviews
9 days from $478
107 reviews
15 days from $1976
42 reviews
8 days from $1150
27 reviews
10 days from $1227
4 reviews
14 days from $1906
26 reviews
21 days from $2918
6 reviews
19 days from $2755
1 review
25 days from $4013
13 days from $1694
12 days from $1589

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 (31)
Luxor (31)
Edfu (31)
Aswan (31)
Athens (20)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Travel Talk tours is between 18 and 39. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Vodkatrain tours is between 18 and 35. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

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 13 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Vodkatrain booking. The remaining balance is then payable 80 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 2 February 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 $120 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 Travel Talk:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Vodkatrain:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America