Compare Expat Explore Travel vs. MacBackpackers

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

4 days ago
Had a fantastic time. Very busy, got to see and experience heaps. Perci was an amazin...Read more
5 days ago
The transport on buses was good vor about a 3 hour trip. Any longer was uncomfortable...Read more
6 days ago
the tour was great. on time plus good accommodation and food. Our tour guide peter wa...Read more
7 days ago
To be honest at first I thought this tour was a fake. Between talking to a different ...Read more
1 day ago
Awesome Tour in an awesome place with an awesome guide :DRead more
3 days ago
Amazing tour - one of the best I’ve done ever! Stewart made the tour. His jokes, folk...Read more
6th November 2018
Amazing tour though the highlands, got to go to places we never would have seen if tr...Read more
6th November 2018
It was an amazing tour! I loved everything. Neil was a Great tour guide and very know...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Steve Martin(123 reviews)
Cameron Benson(33 reviews)
Sara McDonald(10 reviews)
Emma Cairns(9 reviews)
Susan Burn(2 reviews)
Claude Verhaeghe(1 review)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(476 reviews)
David Watson(323 reviews)
Neil mclennan(255 reviews)
Mark Doggett(151 reviews)
Tim Blott(42 reviews)
Stewart McCulloch(29 reviews)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 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

4.0 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
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 51 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 2002 reviews
5.0/5 from 1694 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

10-90
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

16,038
travellers met through Expat Explore Travel tours
249
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$174
$72

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
5
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
1 hour

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

79 reviews
9 days from $1135.00
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12 days from $2470.00
119 reviews
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76 reviews
10 days from $2040.00
145 reviews
14 days from $2540.00
96 reviews
7 days from $1495.00
540 reviews
5 days from $308.47
743 reviews
3 days from $184.57
202 reviews
3 days from $184.57
19 reviews
5 days from $482.52
19 reviews
7 days from $495.31
91 reviews
7 days from $445.15

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

London (25)
Venice (19)
Paris (19)
Rome (18)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Expat Explore Travel tours is between 10 and 90. 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 Expat Explore Travel 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 10% to confirm a Expat Explore Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 25 January 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 20 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 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.
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 Expat Explore Travel: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