Compare Expat Explore Travel vs. MacBackpackers

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

2 days ago
dadsadsadsadsadsadsadsadRead more
2 days ago
We really enjoyed our Expat Explore Europe Taster Tour! It was fantastic value for m...Read more
2 days ago
We had the most wonderful time. It was crazy busy and some of the accommodation was j...Read more
3 days ago
Best decision my sister and I ever made!! We checked off so many places off our bucke...Read more
22 hours ago
I've just finished a 5 day Skye and Highland Fling tour with MacBackPackers led by Ne...Read more
1 day ago
I usually travel the world alone, and in hopes of meeting new people i booked a 3 day...Read more
2 days ago
My guide deserves a promotion! Macbackpackers goes above and beyond your basic tour...Read more
3 days ago
Such an amazing tour! Loved that they had a smaller bus which allowed us to have a mo...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Gayle Taylor(88 reviews)
Steve Martin(72 reviews)
Cameron Benson(30 reviews)
Sara McDonald(10 reviews)
Susan Burn(2 reviews)
Mia Potter(1 review)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(277 reviews)
Neil mclennan(101 reviews)
David Watson(66 reviews)
Mark Doggett(56 reviews)
Tim Blott(20 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 49 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 1182 reviews
5.0/5 from 884 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

10-75
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

15,296
travellers met through Expat Explore Travel tours
216
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$204
$65

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
5
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
36%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
n/a

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

222 reviews
12 days from $1890
67 reviews
26 days from $4080
29 reviews
7 days from $1254
74 reviews
18 days from $2869
64 reviews
14 days from $2266
64 reviews
7 days from $1282
273 reviews
5 days from $306.49
367 reviews
3 days from $185.66
104 reviews
3 days from $185.66
15 reviews
5 days from $498.9
11 reviews
7 days from $511.39
2 reviews
3 days from $185.66

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

London (23)
Rome (19)
Venice (19)
Paris (18)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Expat Explore Travel tours is between 10 and 75. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for MacBackpackers tours is between 18 and 40. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Expat Explore Travel to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for MacBackpackers.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of 10% to confirm a Expat Explore Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 42 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 4 November 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 25% to confirm a MacBackpackers booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 22 November 2017 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 42 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of 10% 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 25% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Expat Explore Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for MacBackpackers:Visa- Master Card- American Express
!
Your cart is empty
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America
Members pay
when booking this departure
X
Log In
Or