Compare Bamboo vs. Busabout

BambooMember since 05/06/2013See Bamboo Tours
BusaboutMember since 02/08/2010See Busabout 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
I did two weeks of construction work near Happiness House. The first week we built a ...Read more
2 days ago
The Elephants 2 Islands tour was AMAZING. Elisha was our tour guide and she made the ...Read more
3 days ago
My overall experience was defiantly life changing and I’m glad I met some amazing peo...Read more
4 days ago
This trip was AMAZING! I had a great time and met some awesome people. Our guide was...Read more
2 days ago
I like the trip. The guide give complete liberty to follow the group to the party or ...Read more
5 days ago
The tour was overall great! The tour guide was so knowledgeable, approachable and hel...Read more
5 days ago
The trip was better than I expected! Stasi was an amazing tour guide, really made the...Read more
5 days ago
My Busabout Greece experience was phenomenal. Although Stasi was only my guide for a ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Arron Barrett(82 reviews)
Elisha(63 reviews)
Pahn(49 reviews)
Arm(46 reviews)
May(43 reviews)
Duyen Nguyen(Jane)(36 reviews)
Lucy Field(34 reviews)
Heidi(30 reviews)
Michaela Pollard(25 reviews)
Doo(24 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(228 reviews)
Rose Brown(193 reviews)
Naomi Hall(68 reviews)
Ryan Robson(61 reviews)
Anela Ilic(59 reviews)
Ivan Švacov(57 reviews)
Alvaro Calderon(55 reviews)
Tony Rakaupai(47 reviews)
Emma Emerson(36 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 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
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 5 different countries
through 34 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 544 reviews
4.5/5 from 1713 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

-99
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

7
travellers met through Bamboo tours
87
travellers met through Busabout tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$96
$19

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

15
days
35
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 day
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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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21 days from $1944
8 days from $744
8 days from $861
14 days from $1116
9 days from $646
180 days from $469
11 days from $1116

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Split (16)
Munich (14)
Berlin (13)
Rome (12)
Madrid (12)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Special Interest

Special Interest

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Bamboo tours is up to 99 years. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Busabout tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

Holds are not possible for Bamboo.
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 20% to confirm a Bamboo booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 August 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 6 August 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 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 Bamboo:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Busabout:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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