Compare Emerald Waterways vs. Vodkatrain

VodkatrainMember since 10/05/2011See Vodkatrain Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

30th October 2018
The river water level was low, so there really was no river cruise, except for about ...Read more
2nd August 2018
My wife and I enjoyed thoroughly throughout the journey. The itinerary was perfect wi...Read more
27th April 2018
There was so much included - guided walking tours thru the city center, museums, guid...
Highlights of the Netherlands & the B...
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
4.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

n/a
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 26 different countries
through 9 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 3 reviews
4.0/5 from 71 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

12-90
18-35

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

0
travellers met through Emerald Waterways tours
252
travellers met through Vodkatrain tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$283
$144

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

12
days
18
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
3 hours

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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

Vienna (87)
Melk (82)
Passau (82)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Emerald Waterways tours is between 12 and 90. 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.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

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

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm a Emerald Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 95 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 February 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 9 February 2019 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 95 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable.
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 Emerald Waterways: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