Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. Expat Explore Travel

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

27th October 2018
Wish I could enter in my guide, Flavio Lazzaretto, in the last screen because our Gui...Read more
12th October 2018
Charlie was a very good tour guide and our bus driver was great! Charlie was very car...
Provence & The French Riviera
9th October 2018
Outstanding, informative and emotional journey through locations and experiences appr...Read more
5th October 2018
The guide, Peter, was absolutely pathetic, we would get to some tourist site and all ...
Corners Of Southern Ireland (9 destin...
9 hours ago
The transport on buses was good vor about a 3 hour trip. Any longer was uncomfortable...Read more
2 days ago
the tour was great. on time plus good accommodation and food. Our tour guide peter wa...Read more
2 days ago
To be honest at first I thought this tour was a fake. Between talking to a different ...Read more
3 days ago
Great time. Helen was knowledgeable. Wayne was a professional driver. Some meals were...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Matt Bangma(1 review)
4.5 out of 5 stars
Steve Martin(123 reviews)
Gayle Taylor(98 reviews)
Cameron Benson(33 reviews)
Sara McDonald(10 reviews)
Emma Cairns(9 reviews)
Susan Burn(2 reviews)
Claude Verhaeghe(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 33 different countries
through 51 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 65 reviews
4.5/5 from 2001 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

40-80
10-90

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

13
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
16,038
travellers met through Expat Explore Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$225
$173

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

8
days
11
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

3 reviews
10 days from $3152
4 reviews
12 days from $3869
7 reviews
7 days from $2579
9 reviews
7 days from $2201
4 reviews
9 days from $3268
3 reviews
5 days from $1066
79 reviews
9 days from $1135.00
401 reviews
12 days from $2470.00
119 reviews
18 days from $3220.00
75 reviews
10 days from $2040.00
145 reviews
14 days from $2540.00
96 reviews
7 days from $1495.00

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 (25)
Venice (19)
Paris (19)
Rome (18)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

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 Expat Explore Travel tours is between 10 and 90. 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.
TourRadar can request Expat Explore Travel to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

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 15 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 10% to confirm a Expat Explore Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 January 2019 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 65 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.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Back-Roads Touring:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Expat Explore Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America