Compare Avalon Waterways vs. Bamba Experience

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

1st February 2019
Fantastic! we enjoyed it a lit. thank you!Read more
22nd January 2019
We didnt have low water issues. We loved the Danube cruise. Did alot on our own and...Read more
17th December 2018
We had some trouble because the level of the river was low, and so a lot of our tour ...Read more
1st December 2018
Amazing experience with flawless service. Our guides in Vietnam and Cambodia were so ...Read more
1 day ago
The trek that we went on was really good. The views and the food were amazing! Fou...Read more
4 days ago
Upon arrival in Buenos Aires the hostel did not include breakfast but it was straight...Read more
4 days ago
i took this tour early in Jan-2019 and not happy with my experience. Tour guide was T...Read more
6 days ago
You fulfilled all the requirements plus offering the boat ride. That was exciting. I ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars
Laurent Steiner(5 reviews)
Percy Gonza(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

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About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 27 different countries
through 84 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 152 reviews
4.0/5 from 488 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-99
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

2
travellers met through Avalon Waterways tours
223
travellers met through Bamba Experience tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$247
$88

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
days
11
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
n/a

Videos

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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1 review
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4 reviews
4 days from $801

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Vienna (284)
Paris (270)
Budapest (261)
Passau (243)
Lyon (237)
Arles (236)
La Paz (114)
San Jose (108)
Antigua (96)
Uyuni (94)
Cancun (92)

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 Avalon Waterways tours is between 8 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Bamba Experience tours is between 18 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 Avalon Waterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for Bamba Experience.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Avalon Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 May 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 30% to confirm a Bamba Experience booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 April 2019 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 90 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $250 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 30% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Avalon Waterways:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Bamba Experience:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America