Compare G Adventures vs. Highland Explorer Tours

G AdventuresMember since 02/08/2010See G Adventures Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

8 hours ago
Overall good trip with G adventure. Accommodation not as good as previous Classic G a...Read more
1 day ago
Breakfast was marginal in many places, a toaster would help a lot. in Videilla Trano...Read more
2 days ago
Had a great time. Shoichi was number 1 guide!Read more
2 days ago
The tour was well organised and our tour guide did an amazing job of getting us aroun...Read more
2 days ago
Very recommended tour and tourguideRead 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)

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Pimm(43 reviews)
Neil Rabjohn(7 reviews)
David Jalea(4 reviews)
Les Liddell(3 reviews)
Chuom Chheak(1 review)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Calum Christie(19 reviews)
Holly Wilson(6 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 109 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 1486 reviews
5.0/5 from 104 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

12-70
5-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

11,637
travellers met through G Adventures tours
0
travellers met through Highland Explorer Tours tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$160
$171

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

13
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

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
6 days from $1285
5 reviews
3 days from $469
5 days from $921
2 reviews
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

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

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.
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 G Adventures 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 $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 28 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 13 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

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.
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 G Adventures: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