Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. Geckos Adventures

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

13 hours ago
It was a wonderful trip. Our bus driver, Steve was excellent. Tom McGiver, our tour...Read more
3 days ago
This was everything I wanted in a smalller, localized tour. Shopping was available, ...Read more
6 days ago
Excellent tour. Fantastic tour guide in David Longmire. His knowledge and personal ...Read more
13th September 2018
Very good tour and definitely on back roads. Perhaps some stops were too long in smal...Read more
9th September 2018
Boreth the Tour Guide was fantastic. The group of people on the tour were all great a...Read more
27th August 2018
Enjoyed the tour very much. Fatih is the most patient and knowledgeable guide I have ...Read more
23rd August 2018
The intinerary was good but had very few included activities. The tour guide (Juan) a...Read more
14th August 2018
The tour was well planned and the guide Anh was great. I always felt safe and comfort...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Matt Bangma(1 review)
4.5 out of 5 stars
LUKE KAZIBWE(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
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 34 different countries
through 10 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 60 reviews
4.5/5 from 180 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

40-80
18-29

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

16
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
827
travellers met through Geckos Adventures tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$237
$11

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

8
days
15
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

1 review
8 days from $3116
4 reviews
12 days from $3456
5 reviews
7 days from $2454
2 reviews
5 days from $1812
7 reviews
12 days from $4249
2 reviews
7 days from $2454
1 review
6 days from $1056
2 reviews
6 days from $442
2 reviews
15 days from $1056
2 reviews
4 days from $403
2 reviews
13 days from $1478
1 review
3 days from $564

Destinations

Europe

Europe

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

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 Geckos Adventures tours is between 18 and 29. 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 Geckos Adventures 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 23 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $100 to confirm a Geckos Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 November 2018 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 60 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 Back-Roads Touring:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Geckos Adventures:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America