Compare AmaWaterways vs. Busabout

AmaWaterwaysMember since 08/05/2012See AmaWaterways Tours
BusaboutMember since 02/08/2010See Busabout Tours

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

15th October 2018
We loved the overall itinerary, initial start times & pace of tours. The staff was a...Read more
3rd October 2018
The cruise was relaxing. We had the opportunity to see new places, learn about differ...Read more
7th September 2018
Fantastic trip all staff amazing Read more
30th August 2018
A trip of a lifetime!Read more
4 hours ago
Guide was amazing great tour.Read more
1 day ago
My first coach/Busabout tour, but what a fantastic trip! April was brilliant - kept u...Read more
1 day ago
Tour was fun but some activities went for too long. guide was fun and energetic.Read more
2 days ago
Bo was a great guide, he tried to be as accomodating and as helpful as he could beRead more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(233 reviews)
Michael Coelho(228 reviews)
Ryan MacFarlane(217 reviews)
Darcy Phegan(164 reviews)
Ryan Tarascas(150 reviews)
Angela Hunter(147 reviews)
Toby(132 reviews)
Micaela Augoustides(125 reviews)
William Counsell(112 reviews)
Lauren Goodheart(109 reviews)

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

n/a
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 22 different countries
through 40 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 4 reviews
4.5/5 from 5118 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

12-90
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

0
travellers met through AmaWaterways tours
136
travellers met through Busabout tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$406
$39

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

9
days
24
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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282 reviews
3 days from $362
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8 days from $671
113 reviews
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866 reviews
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615 reviews
11 days from $1077

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 (40)
Passau (39)
Melk (32)
Split (40)
Munich (30)
Paris (24)
Berlin (23)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Discovery (4021)
Sailing (3374)
Adventure (2408)
Flexi (1767)
Boat (643)

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for AmaWaterways tours is between 12 and 90. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Busabout 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 AmaWaterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Busabout to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm a AmaWaterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 16 April 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $100 to confirm a Busabout booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 7 March 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 $400 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 $100 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for AmaWaterways:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Busabout:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America