Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. Cosmos

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Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

3rd October 2016
We had a terrific trip. Pip, our driver and guide, was fabulous. He did a great jo...Read more
28th September 2016
My husband and i took the 5 day "Heart of England" tour with Helen Pointer as our gui...Read more
26th September 2016
Tuscan Treats & the Cinque Terre - awesome tour - great Company. Tour guide and Bus d...Read more
20th August 2016
The tour was perfect for our needs. Informative, concise and well organised. Gide was...Read more
1 day ago
Took the Cosmos Canadian Train Odyssey tour in Sept 2016. What an incredible experien...Read more
4 days ago
Cosmos Tours give false promises 1 out of 5, reviewed on Jul 20, 2016, viewed 11 tim...Read more
30th November 2016
Best California tour! We loved everything about starting from our comfortable bus, to...Read more
26th November 2016
Very very impressed! first time with Cosmos, and definitely will go on another. All ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

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
3.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

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About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 33 different countries
through 60 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 12 reviews
4.0/5 from 27 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

 age group
40-80
No limit

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

4
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
42
travellers met through Cosmos tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$335
 average tour length
$138

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

 average tour length
8
days
 average tour length
14
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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2 reviews
9 days from $1267
2 reviews
9 days from $974
3 reviews
9 days from $974
3 reviews
12 days from $1852
2 reviews
10 days from $974
1 review
17 days from $2073

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

London (9)
Paris (5)
Ypres (4)
Lille (4)
Somme (3)
Paris (41)
London (38)
Venice (36)
Rome (36)
Lucerne (35)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Back-Roads Touring tours is between 40 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
No group age specified

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Back-Roads Touring to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Cosmos to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Back-Roads Touring booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 7 February 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Cosmos booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 7 February 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 $200 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 $250 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Back-Roads Touring:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Cosmos:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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