Compare Life Before Work Travel vs. TruTravels

TruTravelsMember since 29/01/2013See TruTravels 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

12th December 2018
Great tour in Bali!!Read more
6th December 2018
LBW offers the best in tours when it comes to Central America ! The adventures and d...
Central Adventure
6th December 2018
I went on the Thailand 3 week tour and it was LIFE CHANGING!!! I recommend LBW to eve...Read more
6th December 2018
Such a unique way to spend a New Year's Eve, book it, you won't be disappointed!Read more
2 days ago
Definitely a good 18-30 backpacker tour. Good variety of places and activities- lots ...Read more
2 days ago
This was sold as a 0-99 tour but it was very much aimed at the 18-30 market. Not the ...Read more
6th January 2019
Oh. My. God. Where do I start? My first ever Tru Travels experience across the east P...Read more
6th January 2019
I'm not even sure where to start! This tour has been absolutely exceptional from star...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Desmond O'Dell(118 reviews)
Kristyn Moseman(93 reviews)
Supandi Dewantoro(77 reviews)
Bryce Hancharyk(71 reviews)
Matty Moore(60 reviews)
Mike White(57 reviews)
Dan Fillion(53 reviews)
Bobby Simmons(17 reviews)
Jorge Luis Carcamo(15 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Luke Macdonald(328 reviews)
Harry Bradbury(308 reviews)
Itchy(277 reviews)
Drew Harwood(185 reviews)
Patrick Brandli(169 reviews)
Tina(162 reviews)
Rianna Smith(152 reviews)
Benmore Perb(150 reviews)
Dean Da Costa(143 reviews)
Rig McIntyre(140 reviews)

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
4.5 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 5 different countries
through 7 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 730 reviews
4.5/5 from 5603 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-30
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

219
travellers met through Life Before Work Travel tours
12,816
travellers met through TruTravels tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$82
$65

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
days
15
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

10 hours
n/a

Videos

Tours

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Most popular tours

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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

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Discovery (9283)
Beach (4984)
Adventure (3493)
Wildlife (100)

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Life Before Work Travel tours is between 18 and 30. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for TruTravels tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of 10% to confirm a Life Before Work Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 March 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a TruTravels booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 March 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 10% 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 20% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Life Before Work Travel:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for TruTravels:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America