Compare Discovery Nomads vs. MacBackpackers

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

4 days ago
Several things went wrong with this trip! This was our first time using Tour Radar/D...Read more
7th April 2018
We liked the customized tour without the group tour.Read more
1st March 2018
I took Ultimate Italy Adventure Tour. The TOUR RADAR is WORST. The whole tour right f...Read more
15th February 2018
Hotels were very welcoming and in good locations. However the hotels had hidden fees ...Read more
9 hours ago
Our guide Richard was really knowledgeable and did a great job entertaining us throug...Read more
19 hours ago
Thanks for a fantastic trip, our guide Richard had so many stories to tell and great ...Read more
2 days ago
Just Fantastic! It was an amazing trip that I highly recommend, Dave was so much fun,...Read more
2 days ago
We hiked and visited tons of sites (castles, lochs, a whiskey distillery, etc) and as...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(340 reviews)
Neil mclennan(130 reviews)
David Watson(97 reviews)
Mark Doggett(85 reviews)
Tim Blott(29 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

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

3.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 18 different countries
through 1 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 86 reviews
5.0/5 from 1066 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

29
travellers met through Discovery Nomads tours
248
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$233
$68

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

1 hour
3 hours

Videos

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

5 reviews
8 days from $1658.28
14 reviews
10 days from $1776.75
8 reviews
10 days from $1895.21
3 reviews
9 days from $2013.68
3 reviews
7 days from $1658.28
6 reviews
10 days from $2013.68
326 reviews
5 days from $336.8
460 reviews
3 days from $201.92
120 reviews
3 days from $201.92
19 reviews
5 days from $526.04
18 reviews
7 days from $540.13
51 reviews
7 days from $471.69

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Paris (15)
Rome (14)
Madrid (8)
Venice (8)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

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 Discovery Nomads tours is between 18 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 20% to confirm a Discovery Nomads booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 19 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 19 June 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 90 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.
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 Discovery Nomads: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