Compare Busabout vs. Emerald Waterways

BusaboutMember since 02/08/2010See Busabout Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
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Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

15 hours ago
Ella goes above and beyond to help those within her tour group. She’s extremely knowl...Read more
17 hours ago
Mike is a great tour guide, hilarious and up for a good time yet equally cares About ...Read more
1 day ago
Loved every minute of itRead more
1 day ago
Michael is a absolute legend. By far the best tour guide we had on this trip. He is a...Read more
27th April 2018
There was so much included - guided walking tours thru the city center, museums, guid...
Highlights of the Netherlands & the B...

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(228 reviews)
Oliver Stephens(127 reviews)
Michael Coelho(96 reviews)
Wes Baimbridge(75 reviews)
Naomi Hall(68 reviews)
Tony Rakaupai(67 reviews)
Ryan Robson(61 reviews)
Anela Ilic(59 reviews)
William Counsell(59 reviews)
Ryan Tarascas(58 reviews)
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Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
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About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 38 different countries
through 23 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 2670 reviews
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Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
12-90

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

139
travellers met through Busabout tours
0
travellers met through Emerald Waterways tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$39
$311

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
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Average tour length

Average tour length

22
days
12
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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8 days from $671
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9 days from $671
655 reviews
9 days from $479
224 reviews
11 days from $1295
12 days from $3835
8 days from $3595
9 days from $3475
9 days from $4387
10 days from $4814
8 days from $3739

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 (87)
Passau (82)
Melk (82)
Koblenz (82)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Flexi (765)
Discovery (644)
Sailing (611)
Boat (354)
Adventure (351)

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

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.
The average age for Emerald Waterways tours is between 12 and 90. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Busabout to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Emerald Waterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

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 9 September 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm a Emerald Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 95 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 October 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

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.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 95 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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