Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. Highland Explorer Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

1 day ago
Excellent tour. Fantastic tour guide in David Longmire. His knowledge and personal ...Read more
6 days ago
Very good tour and definitely on back roads. Perhaps some stops were too long in smal...Read more
7 days ago
We had a terrific time on our Tuscany Treats tour. Our guide and driver were excepti...Read more
10th September 2018
I would highly recommend this tour, wonderful landscapes and a right touch of local l...Read more
7th September 2018
Calum was an amazing tour guide and bus driver! He made the tour even better than it ...Read more
2nd September 2018
Gill kept energy levels up and lively jokes whilst driving and guiding us around Scot...Read more
23rd August 2018
Great scenery and historical facts narrated by Rich in a most entertaining way. Musi...Read more
22nd August 2018
Had the most incredible time on this tour! Gill was the most amazing guide! Very know...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Matt Bangma(1 review)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Holly Wilson(6 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

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 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 35 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Activities
Nature & Adventure
Marine
Festival & Events
Cultural
Activities

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 58 reviews
4.5/5 from 103 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

40-80
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

16
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
2
travellers met through Highland Explorer Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$257
$162

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

8
days
4
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

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58 reviews
3 days from $354
6 days from $1285
5 reviews
3 days from $469
5 days from $921
1 review
5 days from $700

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 (23)
Paris (12)
Ypres (8)
Lille (8)
Amiens (8)

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 Highland Explorer Tours tours is between 5 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.
TourRadar can request Highland Explorer Tours 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 18 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $170 to confirm a Highland Explorer Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 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 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $170 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 Highland Explorer Tours:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America