Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. World Expeditions

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 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
23rd November 2016
I would call it is an experience holiday. The World expedition brochure did not indic...Read more
16th November 2016
I spent a great deal of money on a trip to Mongolia with World Expeditions. I signed...Read more
17th October 2016
My recent trip to Bhutan was great! The guide was on time and wonderful---very inform...Read more
9th October 2016
Loved this trek. Everyone from lead guide, Sherpas, porters, and cooks. Mahabir (Bir)...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
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

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 33 different countries
through 77 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 12 reviews
4.5/5 from 151 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

 age group
40-80
 age group
10-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

4
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
504
travellers met through World Expeditions tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

 average tour length
$341
 average tour length
$244

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

 average tour length
8
days
 average tour length
12
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
4 hours

Videos

Vietnam Part 1CanadaNepalWalls of JerusalemCradle MountainThe Evolution of Adventure TravelAnnapurna Views and VistasFranklin River RaftingTrekking in the Everest Region with World ExpeditionsVisit MyanmarDesert Rivers and Wildlife in ComfortCosta Rica AdventuresPermanent Campsites In NepalNepal Porter ProtectionMasterchef in NepalResponsible Travel with World ExpeditionsResponsible Travel - 10 pieces Litter CollectionRwanda Gorilla AdventureMy Sri Lanka - Peter KuruvitaThe Overland TrackMongolia In the Footsteps of the Nomad with Tim CopeThe Silk Road with World Expeditions and Maria ViscontiBike, Hike & Kayak Vietnam with Australian Geographic OutdoorEverest Base Camp & Island PeakGalapagos Islands on BelugaJatbula TrailTrip around North Vietnam with World ExpeditionsCradle Mountain National Park walksCycle Sri lankaHi Chi Minh to Angkor Wat Cycle TourSouth Coast Track trek: TasmaniaSensory Overload - Vietnam By BikeNat Geo Adventure on tour with World Expeditions to Machu PicchuWalk the Larapinta TrailTrekking in the Indian Himalaya with World ExpeditionsNational Geographic Channel discovers Kyoto and Izu with World ExpeditionsWhy Raft Tasmania's Franklin River?Mt Wellington (1271m) cycle descent, HobartKakadu Walking Adventure with World ExpeditionsNat Geo Adventure discovers Nepal with World ExpeditionsTrekking in the AnnapurnasAlternative Treks to Classic Inca TrailEthiopia Simien HighlandsOn The Rocks with Monique and SimonCycle across Prince Edward IslandInca Rivers Trek - Choquequirao to Machu PicchuTrekking the Larapinta TrailJewels Of The Arctic with World ExpeditionsDiscovers Tokyo with World ExpeditionsBruny Island Long WeekendChomolhari Base Camp and Tigers Nest TrekWalk Tasmania's Overland TrackWORLD TRAVELLER CAMBODIAWorld Expeditions & Antarctic Peninsula

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

1 review
9 days from $2823
1 review
3 days from $775
1 review
5 days from $1750
1 review
7 days from $2140
7 days from $2530
8 days from $4012
13 reviews
17 days from $2335
2 reviews
15 days from $4183
1 review
10 days from $1559
10 reviews
21 days from $2881
8 reviews
15 days from $2242
1 review
11 days from $3217

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)
Munich (3)

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

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.
The average age for World Expeditions tours is between 10 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

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.
Holds are not possible for World Expeditions.

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 3 February 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm a World Expeditions booking. The remaining balance is then payable 70 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 13 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 70 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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