Compare Collette vs Insight Vacations

Compare the travel styles, pricing, destinations and popularity of Collette vs Insight Vacations.
While new to the Australian market in 2017, Collette have actually been operating since 1918. Offering coach touring and small group explorations around the world, you won't find too many Aussies and Kiwis on their trips yet, but clients of ours that haven taken the plunge over the last season have come back with very positive reviews. Collette is very popular in the US and now has offices and support in Australia, Canada and the UK too.

From experience premium coach touring, generally attracts those 55+. How's this for something special? Collette also include a roundtrip home to airport chauffeur service for those within a 40km radius of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Darwin, Cairns and Hobart airports.
Upmarket coach touring, with 4.5+ star accommodation, maximum group sizes of 40 on a full size coach and more leisurely paced touring itineraries. The pricing of Insight's trips tends to attract travellers in their 60's and 70's. If you're tall, then you should seriously consider Insight, as their coaches been reconfigured to allow up to twice as much legroom as on a standard coach. Insight have recently launched trips through South America, and expanded their range of Gold Luxury Vacations, where you can expect the ultimate in luxury and refinement.

We find that the feedback we get back from past clients is sometimes a little critical, and we feel this is because of the very high standard some of our clients are expecting due to Insight's positioning in the market. On every multi-day journey, there will always be little annoyances, but as a whole package the team here definitely recommend Insight worthy of your consideration. If you've travelled with any of it's sister brands like AAT Kings, Trafalgar or Uniworld further savings are available.

Overall Ratings

4.6

Out of 5 Rating

18

Client Reviews

4.5

Out of 5 Rating

427

Client Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Imperial Cities
5 Star Review from Larraine & Andrew.

Great last minute trip through the Imperial cities with Collette. Our river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest had been cancelled...read more
America's Music Cities
5 Star Review from John Rogers.

My main reason for selecting this tour was to go to Graceland and everything else was a bonus. However, everything was great...read more
America's Music Cities
4 Star Review from Sussanne.

Enjoyed this tour very much, New Orleans - Memphis - Nashville. Great accommodation, excellent tour guide. Generally a value...read more
Pilgrimage to Fatima & Lourdes with Barcelona
5 Star Review from Mimi.

It was the pilgrimage of a lifetime... I felt so blessed to have joined this group, there were a lot of wonderful people,...read more
Cultural Treasures of Japan
5 Star Review from Diana & Ivan.

Loved Japan, enjoyed the tour. The hotels were all of an excellent standard, the sites and experiences were memorable. The...read more
Road to Rome
5 Star Review from Jason & Jane.

Excellent all round. Global Journeys kept me confident & well informed, whilst the Insight Road To Rome Tour was a trip we'll...read more
Road to Rome
4 Star Review from Grant & Flordeliz.

Overall a good trip. Saw a lot which could not do on your own. Busy schedule but not stressed as everything taken care of. Accommodation...read more
Magical Switzerland
5 Star Review from John & Lyn.

Christmas Day in Zermatt with the snow around us was a memory to last forever. Excellent tour with a great Tour Director....read more
Alpine Christmas Markets
5 Star Review from John & Lyn.

Great accommodation and an excellent Tour Director. We will recommend Insight Vacations to our friends. Georgie at Global...read more
Alpine Christmas Markets
5 Star Review from Denise.

I would definitely book through Global Journeys again - everything was handled extremely well and all my flights were thoughtfully...read more

Review Breakdown (Out of 5)

4.1

Value

4.3

Value

4.8

Guide

4.6

Guide

4.3

Accommodation

4.2

Accommodation

4.1

Pace

4.2

Pace

4.5

Excursions

4.3

Excursions

3.1

Optionals

3.8

Optionals

Regions Visited

Operator Details

143

Trips

2,936

Departures

157

Trips

3,086

Departures

10

Average Trip Length

12

Average Trip Length

$374

Average Price Per Day

$369

Average Price Per Day

Accomodation: 4 Star

Accomodation: 4-5 Star

Average Age: 45-60+ years

Average Age: 55-60+ years

Budget: Premium

Budget: Luxury & Premium

Group Sizes: 44 & 18

Group Sizes: 40 & 26

Tour Types: Coach Tours, Short Breaks & Small Group Explorations

Tour Types: Coach Tours & Short Breaks

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