Compare Bamboo vs. Explore!

BambooMember since 05/06/2013See Bamboo Tours
Explore!Member since 24/01/2012See Explore! Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

5th November 2018
I came into this tour not knowing what to expect. Pahn's was welcoming and made it al...Read more
5th November 2018
I had no expectations for this trip. Pahn met me at the airport, we chatted all the w...Read more
26th October 2018
I don't even know where to start! There are no words to describe how beautiful Vietna...Read more
26th October 2018
I can’t recommend this trip enough, it was fantastic and the organisation of it was s...Read more
5 days ago
The Contrasts of Colombia went very well. The itinerary was well-organized, except f...Read more
7 days ago
This was my first time using tourradar/explore. Great 1st experience! My best friend ...Read more
2nd November 2018
The tour was amazing. Jordan is an amazing country with nice people and breathtaking ...Read more
19th October 2018
Our guide Kate was the best I ever had. Her sincerity and resilience is astonishing,...
Highlights of Naples and the Amalfi C...

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Arm(Samart Chimmanee)(186 reviews)
Elisha Petrie(178 reviews)
Duyen Nguyen(Jane)(167 reviews)
Pahn(127 reviews)
Arron Barrett(82 reviews)
Heidi(55 reviews)
Navorn Bamboo(49 reviews)
May(43 reviews)
Michaela Pollard(42 reviews)
4.5 out of 5 stars
Joana Alarcon(3 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 7 different countries
through 117 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Nature & Adventure
Special Interest
Cultural
Festival & Events
Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Activities
Festival & Events
Marine
Special Interest

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 1251 reviews
4.0/5 from 30 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
16-79

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

10
travellers met through Bamboo tours
2
travellers met through Explore! tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$152
$105

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

13
days
12
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 hour
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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

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Bamboo tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Explore! tours is between 16 and 79. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Bamboo booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 15 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 30% to confirm a Explore! booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 15 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

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 20% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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 30% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Bamboo:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Explore!:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America