Compare MacBackpackers vs. Timberbush Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

1 day ago
This Macbackpackers tour was amazing! The group was very nice and we had so much fun....Read more
2 days ago
We went on the Hogmanay New Years and 3 day Isle of Skye tour (2016/17)! Really wante...Read more
4 days ago
Highly recommended 5 day Skye & highland fling! Our tour guide Neil was hilarious and...Read more
6 days ago
Absolutely amazing tour! I signed up for the 5 day tour of the highlands and Skype an...Read more
16th March 2017
My guide was Eddie and I'm just going to say one thing, Eddie needs a promotion and n...Read more
2nd March 2017
I booked this tour very last minute because, oddly enough, a lot of the other Isle of...Read more
18th February 2017
The trip was great. Our guide Martina was excellent. Knew where the best spots were t...Read more
15th February 2017
A great comprehensive tour , our guide Alan taught us more history in 3 days than a y...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(193 reviews)
Neil mclennan(54 reviews)
Mark Doggett(25 reviews)
Tim Blott(14 reviews)
5.0 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

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 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 2 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Festival & Events
Nature & Adventure
Cultural

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 624 reviews
4.5/5 from 61 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

 age group
18-40
 age group
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

175
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours
20
travellers met through Timberbush Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$62
 average tour length
$70

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

 average tour length
5
days
 average tour length
22
hours

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

64%
96%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

2 days
3 hours

Videos

n/a

Tours

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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

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

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.
The average age for Timberbush Tours tours is between 5 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

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 24 May 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Timberbush Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 May 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 25% 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 MacBackpackers:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Timberbush Tours:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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