Compare Globus vs. Viva Expeditions

GlobusMember since 24/01/2013See Globus Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

2 hours ago
an excellent tour -- really enjoyed every aspect -- especially appreciated the histo...Read more
31st March 2018
The Greek Escape itinerary packed in a lot within a 7 day schedule. This was perfect...Read more
26th March 2018
I love the entire experience. We felt rushed a little a bit but other than that it wa...Read more
25th March 2018
This was a fairly inexpensive tour and the cost was reflected in the accommodations a...Read more
12th February 2018
We (age 65, 67) enjoyed the VIVA Southern Explorer (12 days, El Chalten to Ushuaia) J...Read more
25th January 2017
Great trip. Guide Mel & driver Franco are role models for their industry - can't faul...Read more
13th April 2015
We have traveled a lot but this trip was by far the best ever. The whole experience f...Read more
25th January 2015
Our group consisted of 14 people, some new friends and some old friends.....a fabulou...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Janice Love(2 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Melinda & Franco(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 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
5.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 72 different countries
through 3 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 94 reviews
5.0/5 from 26 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-80
10-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

62
travellers met through Globus tours
1
travellers met through Viva Expeditions tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$241
$54

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

13
days
15
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
92%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
10 hours

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

3 reviews
7 days from $1739.00
6 reviews
13 days from $3069.00
3 reviews
7 days from $1759.00
2 reviews
8 days from $1879.00
4 reviews
9 days from $2189.00
1 review
11 days from $2249.00
8 reviews
15 days from $3785.00
27 days from $7975.00
15 days from $4295.00

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Venice (47)
Rome (45)
London (42)
Paris (41)

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 Globus tours is between 8 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Viva Expeditions tours is between 10 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 Globus to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for Viva Expeditions.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Globus booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 June 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Viva Expeditions booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 18 June 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 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 Globus:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Viva Expeditions:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America