Compare Busabout vs. Highland Explorer Tours

BusaboutMember since 02/08/2010See Busabout Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

3 hours ago
The tour gave a good overview of the islands with spare time to do your own thing. De...Read more
4 hours ago
Micky was a blast, super friendly, thoughtful, and totally engaged with the group. We...Read more
18 hours ago
The Croatia Island Hopper was the best way to begin my solo European adventure. There...Read more
1 day ago
The Italian Adventure was a great way to see the Amalfi Coast. We got around to see m...Read more
7th September 2018
Calum was an amazing tour guide and bus driver! He made the tour even better than it ...Read more
2nd September 2018
Gill kept energy levels up and lively jokes whilst driving and guiding us around Scot...
Isle of Skye & The Highlands (B&B)
23rd August 2018
Great scenery and historical facts narrated by Rich in a most entertaining way. Musi...
Isle of Skye & The Highlands (B&B)
22nd August 2018
Had the most incredible time on this tour! Gill was the most amazing guide! Very know...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Oliver Stephens(305 reviews)
Lucie Hodges(233 reviews)
Wes Baimbridge(214 reviews)
Michael Coelho(206 reviews)
Ryan MacFarlane(187 reviews)
Angela Hunter(130 reviews)
Ryan Tarascas(115 reviews)
Toby(115 reviews)
Darcy Phegan(113 reviews)
Micaela Augoustides(112 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Holly Wilson(6 reviews)

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
4.5 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
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 39 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 4609 reviews
5.0/5 from 103 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

139
travellers met through Busabout tours
0
travellers met through Highland Explorer Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$40
$170

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

25
days
5
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

263 reviews
3 days from $345
581 reviews
8 days from $671
271 reviews
8 days from $671
108 reviews
4 days from $421
833 reviews
9 days from $479
555 reviews
11 days from $1055
6 days from $1285
5 reviews
3 days from $469
5 days from $921
1 review
5 days from $700

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

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Discovery (3842)
Flexi (1745)
Adventure (1485)
Sailing (1307)
Boat (613)

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 Highland Explorer Tours tours is between 5 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 Busabout to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Highland Explorer Tours 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 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $170 to confirm a Highland Explorer Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 9 November 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 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $170 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 Highland Explorer Tours:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America