Compare Busabout vs. Free & Easy Traveler

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

8 hours ago
This tour exceeded my expectations! From the endless knowledge to hours of entertainm...Read more
16 hours ago
Busabout is a fantastic way to travel and meet heaps of great friends. Our tour guide...Read more
21 hours ago
Fanastic my first experience with group travel every thing is perfect looking forward...Read more
1 day ago
Mark was very knowledgeable about the places we went to and the tour learnt a lot abo...Read more
5th July 2018
Absolutely stunning! The itinerary was perfect to dive into the culture, lifestyle & ...Read more
9th June 2018
Such a great experience. James and Toni were super fun and great with organizing ever...Read more
23rd May 2018
Free and Easy organized the most exciting backpacking trip as a first time backpacker...Read more
8th April 2018
I had a fantastic 10 days exploring Northern Thailand with Free & Easy. There was the...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(228 reviews)
Oliver Stephens(126 reviews)
Michael Coelho(94 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)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Ben Godfrey(225 reviews)
James O'Brien(221 reviews)
Amy Webber(153 reviews)
Jesse Pratt(118 reviews)
Luke Helland(116 reviews)
Cody Webber(112 reviews)
Andy Fortnum(110 reviews)
Shayla Bly(106 reviews)
Toni Sweetland(106 reviews)
Kyle Stephens(98 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
4.5 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

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 16 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 2661 reviews
4.5/5 from 3092 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
18-35

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

139
travellers met through Busabout tours
6,873
travellers met through Free & Easy Traveler tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$49
$87

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

18
days
17
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

86 reviews
3 days from $352
195 reviews
8 days from $685
84 reviews
8 days from $685
80 reviews
9 days from $685
651 reviews
9 days from $489
223 reviews
11 days from $1322
433 reviews
40 days from $2454
719 reviews
20 days from $1552
428 reviews
25 days from $1950
166 reviews
20 days from $1707
191 reviews
40 days from $2726
104 reviews
20 days from $1950

Destinations

Europe

Europe

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

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Flexi (763)
Discovery (638)
Sailing (597)
Boat (352)
Adventure (346)

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 Free & Easy Traveler tours is between 18 and 35. 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 Free & Easy Traveler 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 7 September 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Free & Easy Traveler booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 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 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.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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