Compare Cosmos vs. TruTravels

CosmosMember since 12/02/2013See Cosmos Tours
TruTravelsMember since 29/01/2013See TruTravels 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
Our guide Britt made the experience absolutely phenomenal. She was so knowledgeable a...Read more
6 days ago
i'm disappointed that tourradar keeps calling me michael while sending the email to m...Read more
8th November 2018
The tour was wonderful! But a little gruelling. May I suggest next time you plan one ...Read more
8th November 2018
As this was my very first organized tour, I had no exceptions one way or the other. T...Read more
14 hours ago
As a person who runs his own company and with all the added stresses that come with i...Read more
4 days ago
I was very uncomfortable to realize that many of the tour activities and hotels were ...Read more
6th November 2018
I have absolutely loved my experience. I have loved every minute of it and I cant bel...Read more
6th November 2018
most amazing time i’ve ever had. miss the whole thing every day. can’t thank patrick ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Orsolya Kelemen(6 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Luke Macdonald(328 reviews)
Harry Bradbury(308 reviews)
Itchy(270 reviews)
Drew Harwood(185 reviews)
Tina(162 reviews)
Patrick Brandli(154 reviews)
Rianna Smith(152 reviews)
Benmore Perb(144 reviews)
Dean Da Costa(143 reviews)
Rig McIntyre(140 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

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 73 different countries
through 6 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 365 reviews
4.5/5 from 5426 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-99
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

126
travellers met through Cosmos tours
12,816
travellers met through TruTravels tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$154
$74

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
days
16
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
7 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

24 reviews
9 days from $1169.00
15 reviews
16 days from $1999.00
22 reviews
12 days from $2049.00
20 reviews
10 days from $1539.00
19 reviews
8 days from $1291.00
8 reviews
18 days from $2689.00
1207 reviews
8 days from $647.76
761 reviews
18 days from $1364.15
244 reviews
14 days from $1089.63
1350 reviews
10 days from $672.44
202 reviews
12 days from $809.7
97 reviews
9 days from $934.11

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

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Cosmos tours is between 8 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for TruTravels tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Cosmos to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for TruTravels.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Cosmos booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a TruTravels booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 January 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.
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.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Cosmos:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for TruTravels:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America