Compare Busabout vs. Shamrocker Adventures

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 hour ago
Ollie Stephens was an amazing tour guide, he knew his history and more importantly ca...Read more
3 hours ago
Eastern Europe is one of my favourite parts of the world, and Will did a killer job g...Read more
21 hours ago
Ella goes above and beyond to help those within her tour group. She’s extremely knowl...Read more
23 hours ago
Mike is a great tour guide, hilarious and up for a good time yet equally cares About ...Read more
4 days ago
Emma and John were wonderful! However, sometimes it felt like the tour was a bit rush...Read more
7th July 2018
Such a good experience! The guide was awesome as well as the rest of the group. For t...Read more
5th July 2018
The experience was great and our tour guide was amazing with all the information, kno...Read more
23rd June 2018
This tour packs a lot in for the five days. It was fantastic to spend a whole day at ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(228 reviews)
Oliver Stephens(128 reviews)
Michael Coelho(96 reviews)
Wes Baimbridge(75 reviews)
Naomi Hall(68 reviews)
Tony Rakaupai(67 reviews)
Ryan Robson(61 reviews)
William Counsell(60 reviews)
Anela Ilic(59 reviews)
Ryan Tarascas(58 reviews)
4.5 out of 5 stars

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
4.0 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 3 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 2672 reviews
4.5/5 from 92 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
18-45

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

139
travellers met through Busabout tours
46
travellers met through Shamrocker Adventures tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$48
$75

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

18
days
5
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

86 reviews
3 days from $345
197 reviews
8 days from $671
84 reviews
8 days from $671
80 reviews
9 days from $671
655 reviews
9 days from $479
224 reviews
11 days from $1295
13 reviews
3 days from $316
3 days from $316
2 reviews
5 days from $575
19 reviews
7 days from $757
20 reviews
5 days from $575
7 days from $996

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

Flexi (765)
Discovery (645)
Sailing (615)
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 Shamrocker Adventures tours is between 18 and 45. 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 Shamrocker Adventures 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 $170 to confirm a Shamrocker Adventures 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.

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 Shamrocker Adventures:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America