Compare Bamba Experience vs. Starfish Adventure

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

5 days ago
It is as advertised "self-guided" tour. Japan in itself is an amazing destination, r...Read more
7 days ago
Despite the heat, the tour was fantastic: The dessert safari was an amazing experien...Read more
7 days ago
Bamba tour is AWFUL! Booking the tour with them was the worst thing I have ever done!...Read more
7 days ago
You like to travel independent but have the hostels and rail pass covered in advance?...Read more
4th April 2017
Smithy is a fantastic tour guide, he's a fun guy to be around made my experience that...
30th March 2017
Smithy was a great tour guide and regional manager because he had the ability to make...Read more
28th March 2017
I had a great time and trip with Smithy. He was always there when you needed help and...Read more
22nd March 2017
I had an amazing experience whilst volunteering with Starfish! Smithy was a great gui...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
Laurent Steiner(2 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Smithy(14 reviews)

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
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

3.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 79 different countries
through 1 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

3.5/5 from 103 reviews
4.5/5 from 82 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-80
No limit

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

135
travellers met through Bamba Experience tours
3
travellers met through Starfish Adventure tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$84
$51

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

12
days
14
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

92%
56%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

6 hours
more than 3 days

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

4 reviews
3 days from $108
2 reviews
5 days from $282
1 review
3 days from $341
1 review
3 days from $117
6 reviews
8 days from $1385
1 review
14 days from $802
17 reviews
14 days from $690.21

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

La Paz (112)
San Jose (108)
Uyuni (92)
Antigua (92)
Cancun (87)
Surin (1)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Bamba Experience tours is between 18 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
No group age specified

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Bamba Experience booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 26 June 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Starfish Adventure booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 26 June 2017 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 20% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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 Bamba Experience:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Starfish Adventure:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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