Compare Avalon Waterways vs. Busabout

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Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

17th August 2016
The Avalon Waterways Cruise is simply stunning. Compared to other cruise ships that...Read more
27th July 2016
Just finished the Romantic Rhine from Amsterdam to Basel and everything about the tri...Read more
27th July 2016
We did our first river cruise in May last year from Budapest to Amsterdam on the Impr...Read more
27th July 2016
I did Prague to Paris trip last May, 2016. 2 beautiful cities to visit, and the Aval...Read more
18 hours ago
My Thailand Island Hopping Trip with Busabout was just great!!! The trip was perfectl...Read more
22 hours ago
As my first trip overseas i didn't know what to expect! The trip was amazing! We saw ...Read more
1 day ago
Vietnam adventure was a great overall fun experience and Al made It even more worth ...Read more
1 day ago
The Vietnam adventure was thoroughly enjoyable. Alvaro is a fantastic tour guide, the...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars
Rose Brown(193 reviews)
Lucie Hodges(162 reviews)
Naomi Hall(68 reviews)
Anela Ilic(59 reviews)
Ivan Švacov(57 reviews)
Tony Rakaupai(46 reviews)
Lauren Goodheart(35 reviews)
Emma Emerson(31 reviews)
Michael Coelho(30 reviews)
Ryan Robson(29 reviews)
Carlos De Gouveia(28 reviews)
Seb Szymeczko(28 reviews)
Alvaro Calderon(27 reviews)
Jacqui Schuetz(26 reviews)
John Beaumont(25 reviews)
Kelly Ferschl(23 reviews)
Emma Conaghan(19 reviews)
Emma Paton(17 reviews)
Ainsley Noon(16 reviews)
Benjamin Duff(16 reviews)
Lauren Kiddie(16 reviews)
Megan Mcdowell(16 reviews)
Shannon Beulke(11 reviews)
Adam Bazeley(9 reviews)
Lana Zantis(8 reviews)
Emma Cairns(8 reviews)
Amy Alcorn(7 reviews)
Milly Tamati(4 reviews)
Poppy Solomou(4 reviews)
Tim Cusson(4 reviews)
Melissa Patience(3 reviews)
Lucie Hodges(3 reviews)
Susie Byrd(3 reviews)
Clara Ko(3 reviews)
Angela Hunter(2 reviews)
Emily Meades(2 reviews)
Gerard Altura(2 reviews)
John Beaumont(2 reviews)
Morgane Schupp(2 reviews)
Pana Karasavvas(2 reviews)
Wes Baimbridge(2 reviews)
Busabout Will(2 reviews)
Clare Vm(2 reviews)
Adam Dobson(1 review)
Adam Farrell(1 review)
Alana Scott(1 review)
Amanda Thai(1 review)
Dorota Kochaniak(1 review)
Filip Liovic(1 review)
Holly Drinkwater(1 review)
Holly Pratt(1 review)
Jordi Balastegui(1 review)
Marysol Blaumann(1 review)
Mick Lomers(1 review)
Rowan McIntyre(1 review)
Sarah Agnew(1 review)
Stef Hopfner(1 review)
Tom Mcdonald(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 27 different countries
through 28 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Marine
Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Marine
Festival & Events
Independent
Cultural

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 92 reviews
4.5/5 from 1500 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

No limit
 age group
18-70

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

1
travellers met through Avalon Waterways tours
67
travellers met through Busabout tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$148
 average tour length
$14

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

 average tour length
13
days
 average tour length
29
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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8 days from $1753
35 reviews
8 days from $744
37 reviews
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26 reviews
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509 reviews
9 days from $469
14 reviews
12 days from $1773
29 reviews
180 days from $1469

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 (72)
Paris (70)
Lyon (63)
Arles (63)
Avignon (63)
Viviers (63)
Split (17)
Munich (15)
Berlin (14)
Prague (13)
Madrid (12)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

No group age specified
The average age for Busabout tours is between 18 and 70. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Avalon Waterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Busabout to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Avalon Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 9 March 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $100 to confirm a Busabout booking. The remaining balance is then payable 45 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 January 2017 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 90 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 45 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $100 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Avalon Waterways:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Busabout:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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