Compare Bamboo vs. Contiki

BambooMember since 05/06/2013See Bamboo Tours
ContikiMember since 02/08/2010See Contiki 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

15 hours ago
The trip was amazing and more, I knew the accommodation was going to be basic andre...Read more
16 hours ago
Loved the experience Phan is a legend! She was always there always has a smile on her...Read more
18 hours ago
What a fantastic tour guide pahn was. She made the trip for me, she organised all the...Read more
20 hours ago
Pahn exceeded my expectations. She made everyone feel welcome from the outset abs too...Read more
1 hour ago
Anne-Elyse was the best tour manager I could've dreamed off for my first contiki and ...Read more
3 hours ago
She is really kind and competent guideRead more
4 hours ago
My contiki experience was incredible and it's all because of analyse. We had a high p...Read more
5 hours ago
I had a great trip, however I don't think our tour manager is ready for my complex tr...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Arron Barrett(82 reviews)
Elisha(79 reviews)
Arm(60 reviews)
Pahn(58 reviews)
May(43 reviews)
Duyen Nguyen(Jane)(42 reviews)
Lucy Field(34 reviews)
Heidi(31 reviews)
Michaela Pollard(25 reviews)
Doo(24 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Greg Colgin(321 reviews)
Isobel Needham(267 reviews)
Kassie Jones(193 reviews)
Megs Chandler(166 reviews)
Susie Ferkins(163 reviews)
Nihar Vasa(132 reviews)
Trys Eddy(126 reviews)
Nicole Cecil(125 reviews)
Courtney Dailey(121 reviews)
Trent Plaine(108 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

4.5 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 63 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 596 reviews
4.5/5 from 3314 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

-99
18-35

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

7
travellers met through Bamboo tours
708
travellers met through Contiki tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$97
$123

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

15
days
13
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

2 days
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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 (95)
Rome (86)
Venice (74)
Paris (72)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

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 Contiki tours is between 18 and 35. 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 Contiki 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 24 September 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Contiki booking. The remaining balance is then payable 45 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 9 September 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 $200 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 Contiki:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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