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
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

1 day ago
This is our third tour with Busabout and it didn’t disappoint. The itinerary is brill...Read more
1 day ago
What a great tour. Ryan is awesome, very knowledgeable and always keeps things on tra...Read more
4 days ago
I loved it! Ryan was a great guide and the perfect chilled guide to go with the hecti...Read more
4 days ago
Loved everything about it. Highly recommendRead more
7th November 2018
I loved the tour. It was great! It turned out that there were only four of us on it...
Isle of Skye & The Highlands (B&B)
6th November 2018
I had an absolutely fantastic time on this trip at the end of October. Lee is an amaz...Read more
29th October 2018
The Isle of Skye and Highlands tour was just fantastic! Our itinerary was packed full...
Isle of Skye & The Highlands (B&B)
25th October 2018
Everything was perfect.
Isle of Skye, Loch Ness & Inverness (...

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Oliver Stephens(335 reviews)
Wes Baimbridge(247 reviews)
Lucie Hodges(233 reviews)
Michael Coelho(227 reviews)
Ryan MacFarlane(215 reviews)
Darcy Phegan(163 reviews)
Angela Hunter(147 reviews)
Toby(126 reviews)
Ryan Tarascas(125 reviews)
Micaela Augoustides(125 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Calum Christie(21 reviews)
Holly Wilson(6 reviews)
Glenn Collier(3 reviews)
Steve Syme(1 review)

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
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 40 different countries
through different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Festival & Events
Marine
Independent
Activities

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 5022 reviews
4.5/5 from 131 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

136
travellers met through Busabout tours
0
travellers met through Highland Explorer Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$38
$109

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

24
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

281 reviews
3 days from $362
701 reviews
8 days from $685
312 reviews
8 days from $685
114 reviews
4 days from $430
865 reviews
9 days from $509
614 reviews
11 days from $1077
8 reviews
3 days from $474
2 reviews
5 days from $930
7 reviews
5 days from $756

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Split (40)
Munich (30)
Paris (23)
Berlin (23)

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 (4072)
Adventure (2303)
Sailing (2082)
Flexi (1767)
Boat (642)

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 10 January 2019 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 10 January 2019 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