Compare CIE Tours vs. MacBackpackers

CIE ToursMember since 28/12/2017See CIE Tours Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

21st April 2018
The Tour guide/driver was the best part of allRead more
24th March 2018
Our tour guide Michael made the experience so much more due to his extensive knowledg...Read more
1 day ago
The MacBackpackers 3 day tour of Loch Ness and Skye actually includes many other stop...Read more
2 days ago
If you are looking for an unique, adventurous, full-of-surprises, one-of-a-kind exper...Read more
2 days ago
Dave is an amazing tour guide. He seems to know where to go for beautiful views and p...Read more
3 days ago
The flexibility afforded to the group by the tour guide to select options for sightse...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(357 reviews)
Neil mclennan(151 reviews)
David Watson(127 reviews)
Mark Doggett(94 reviews)
Tim Blott(29 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

5.0 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

n/a
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 5 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Activities
Cultural
Festival & Events

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 2 reviews
5.0/5 from 1149 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-99
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

3
travellers met through CIE Tours tours
255
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$239
$72

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

10
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

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353 reviews
5 days from $321.34
503 reviews
3 days from $192.27
132 reviews
3 days from $192.27
19 reviews
5 days from $501.64
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7 days from $514.95
53 reviews
7 days from $450.41

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

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

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for CIE Tours tours is between 8 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for MacBackpackers tours is between 18 and 40. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a CIE Tours booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 25 July 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 25% to confirm a MacBackpackers booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 25 July 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 $250 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 25% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for CIE Tours:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for MacBackpackers:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America