Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. Busabout

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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

12th November 2017
We have just completed the back roads tour of Northern Italy. The bus was as tight wi...Read more
22nd October 2017
We went on the Western Front Battlefields weekend tour just a week ago. It was a very...Read more
11th October 2017
This was my first tour with Back-Roads and it was positive overall.. It is beautiful ...Read more
10th October 2017
It was a wonderful experience, going on the back roads you see so much more especiall...Read more
4th November 2017
The Greek islands are a special place. We really enjoyed the people, the food and win...Read more
4th November 2017
The Greek Island Flexi tour was amazing. Getting the freedom and choice of how many n...Read more
4th November 2017
The experience was great ! I really really enjoyed being guided by Stasi. He made eve...Read more
3rd November 2017
I had the best time ever. Stasi was an amazing tour guide and was very informative, s...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

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5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(228 reviews)
Naomi Hall(68 reviews)
Tony Rakaupai(67 reviews)
Ryan Robson(61 reviews)
Anela Ilic(59 reviews)
Alvaro Calderon(55 reviews)
Michael Coelho(53 reviews)
Emma Conaghan(49 reviews)
Ryan MacFarlane(44 reviews)
Lauren Goodheart(40 reviews)

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
4.5 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 32 different countries
through 35 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 28 reviews
4.5/5 from 2083 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

40-80
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

15
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
140
travellers met through Busabout tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$319
$39

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

8
days
20
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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3 days from $352
86 reviews
8 days from $685
61 reviews
8 days from $685
83 reviews
14 days from $1116
598 reviews
9 days from $489
129 reviews
11 days from $1028

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

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

Independent

Independent

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 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 Back-Roads Touring 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 $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 19 January 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $100 to confirm a Busabout booking. The remaining balance is then payable 45 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 4 January 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 45 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 Busabout:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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