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

25th August 2018
The package was great. Even though there are some complaints in regards to the compan...Read more
8th August 2018
i think the transport from airport to hotel should been included because it is very h...Read more
7th August 2018
We had a fantastic trip! The hotels were truly exceeding any expectations and guides ...Read more
6th August 2018
The accommodation was impeccable. Beautiful rooms and we had a blast. We had trouble ...Read more
6 hours ago
I wouldn't consider myself a "tour" type of person, and I was pretty skeptical when I...Read more
1 day ago
Amazing trip! Great landscapes in Scotland. Also, Dave was a great guide! He told us ...Read more
1 day ago
Best tour I have ever been on! I could not recommend this tour enough, for everyone, ...Read more
1 day ago
One of the best tours I've ever been on! First off, everywhere we went was absolutely...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(455 reviews)
David Watson(287 reviews)
Neil mclennan(221 reviews)
Mark Doggett(141 reviews)
Tim Blott(39 reviews)
Stewart McCulloch(17 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 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 97 reviews
5.0/5 from 1562 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
255
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$236
$64

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
1 hour

Videos

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

4 reviews
6 days from $1903.94
5 reviews
8 days from $2015.65
15 reviews
10 days from $1903.94
9 reviews
10 days from $2015.65
3 reviews
9 days from $2015.65
7 reviews
10 days from $2015.65
487 reviews
5 days from $314.4
684 reviews
3 days from $187.91
185 reviews
3 days from $187.91
19 reviews
5 days from $490.48
19 reviews
7 days from $502.63
87 reviews
7 days from $453.03

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 (16)
Rome (15)
Venice (9)
Madrid (8)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

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 18 December 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 18 November 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