Compare Busabout vs. Expat Explore Travel

BusaboutMember since 02/08/2010See Busabout Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

3 hours ago
Busabout is a fantastic way to travel and meet heaps of great friends. Our tour guide...Read more
8 hours ago
Fanastic my first experience with group travel every thing is perfect looking forward...Read more
14 hours ago
Mark was very knowledgeable about the places we went to and the tour learnt a lot abo...Read more
15 hours ago
I loved how easy and stress free Michael made transferring between islands. He was al...Read more
15 hours ago
The best trip of our lives! Karina was incredible as a tour guide, and Mark was an aw...Read more
1 day ago
Excellent tour. Blake is very enthusiastic about work and it shows. He is very knowle...Read more
2 days ago
I have enjoyed this trip...Mike is a very experienced guide with good local knowledge...Read more
2 days ago
Very fast paced but a good way to have a small taste of some new countries to come ba...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(228 reviews)
Oliver Stephens(126 reviews)
Michael Coelho(93 reviews)
Wes Baimbridge(74 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)
4.5 out of 5 stars
Gayle Taylor(87 reviews)
Steve Martin(83 reviews)
Cameron Benson(31 reviews)
Sara McDonald(10 reviews)
Susan Burn(2 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

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 38 different countries
through 49 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 2659 reviews
4.5/5 from 1438 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
10-90

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

139
travellers met through Busabout tours
16,018
travellers met through Expat Explore Travel tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$49
$185

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

18
days
11
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 $685
84 reviews
8 days from $685
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9 days from $685
647 reviews
9 days from $489
223 reviews
11 days from $1322
269 reviews
12 days from $2720.00
77 reviews
26 days from $5890.00
47 reviews
7 days from $1590.00
81 reviews
18 days from $4080.00
89 reviews
14 days from $3175.00
74 reviews
7 days from $1590.00

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 (25)
Venice (19)
Paris (19)
Rome (18)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Flexi (761)
Discovery (636)
Sailing (592)
Boat (350)
Adventure (345)

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 Expat Explore Travel tours is between 10 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 Expat Explore Travel 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 6 September 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 10% to confirm a Expat Explore Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 September 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 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of 10% 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 Expat Explore Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America