Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. G Adventures

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Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

3 days ago
Excellent tour. Fantastic tour guide in David Longmire. His knowledge and personal ...Read more
7 days ago
Very good tour and definitely on back roads. Perhaps some stops were too long in smal...Read more
11th September 2018
We had a terrific time on our Tuscany Treats tour. Our guide and driver were excepti...Read more
10th September 2018
I would highly recommend this tour, wonderful landscapes and a right touch of local l...Read more
5 hours ago
Amazing and unique experience that I will cherish for a long time. Thank you G Advent...Read more
12 hours ago
Firstly the accommodation for the first night was moved to another hotel the day befo...Read more
18 hours ago
Best Tour I’ve ever been on!! Perfect Itinerary. No information overload, Great CEOs ...Read more
1 day ago
Suave is not qualified to sail a boat. The first night he met all of us he said we ha...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Matt Bangma(1 review)
4.5 out of 5 stars
Pimm(43 reviews)
Neil Rabjohn(7 reviews)
David Jalea(4 reviews)
Les Liddell(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

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 35 different countries
through 109 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 58 reviews
4.0/5 from 1482 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

40-80
12-70

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

16
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
11,741
travellers met through G Adventures tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$251
$158

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

8
days
13
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

3 reviews
10 days from $2832
1 review
8 days from $3116
4 reviews
12 days from $3456
5 reviews
7 days from $2454
2 reviews
5 days from $1812
7 reviews
12 days from $4249
33 reviews
8 days from $844
27 reviews
9 days from $940
21 reviews
9 days from $3167
27 reviews
20 days from $1343
27 reviews
30 days from $2399
15 reviews
15 days from $1391

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

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Back-Roads Touring tours is between 40 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for G Adventures tours is between 12 and 70. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Back-Roads Touring to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request G Adventures to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Back-Roads Touring booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 19 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a G Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 November 2018 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 $200 is non-refundable.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.As an added benefit though, you can use the deposit for future bookings with G Adventures.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Back-Roads Touring:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for G Adventures:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America