Compare Collette vs. MacBackpackers

ColletteMember since 23/05/2017See Collette 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

2 days ago
I have already put in a review on our tour...it was a massive failure ...primarily du...Read more
16th November 2018
The exploration tours are much better than these large group tours.
Southern Italy & Sicily featuring Tao...
16th November 2018
We were told Collette was a "first class" touring company...we chose "Spain Classics"...Read more
14th November 2018
We live an hour from \\\\newark Airport and were booked and transported on a flight f...Read more
1 day ago
10/10 REACHED expectations! Mark was an absolutely fantastic guide and an even better...Read more
2 days ago
Mark was amazing! Told some fantastic stories and shared his love of Scotland with us...Read more
3 days ago
Had it not been for this tour, I would have never uncovered the charm, history and gl...Read more
4 days ago
This tour was an amazing experience.. I highly recommend it. We were lucky to be part...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Rosario Marra(1 review)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(485 reviews)
David Watson(323 reviews)
Neil mclennan(268 reviews)
Mark Doggett(155 reviews)
Tim Blott(42 reviews)
Stewart McCulloch(37 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

3.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 52 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 19 reviews
5.0/5 from 1729 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

5-99
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

0
travellers met through Collette tours
249
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$274
$45

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

9
days
5
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
2 hours

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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5 days from $302.12
759 reviews
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3 days from $180.57
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5 days from $472.3
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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

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Collette tours is between 5 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.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Collette to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for MacBackpackers.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Collette booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 12 February 2019 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 12 February 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 $250 is non-refundable.
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 Collette: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