Compare G Adventures vs. MacBackpackers

G AdventuresMember since 02/08/2010See G Adventures 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

9 hours ago
Most of the G adventures staff was amazing, the porters and cooks on the inca trail a...Read more
20 hours ago
I have never done one of these tours before and I can honestly say it was all brillia...Read more
1 day ago
Great to see a fantastic place getting itself back to normality without the crowds.Read more
1 day ago
The whole trip was well organised for the time it lasted.Read more
1 hour ago
Our guide Richard was really knowledgeable and did a great job entertaining us throug...Read more
11 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

4.5 out of 5 stars
Neil Rabjohn(4 reviews)
Les Liddell(3 reviews)
David Jalea(3 reviews)
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

4.0 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

4.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 109 different countries
through 1 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 1125 reviews
5.0/5 from 1066 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

12-70
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

11,745
travellers met through G Adventures tours
248
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$165
$68

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

13
days
5
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
3 hours

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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25 reviews
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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

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

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 G Adventures tours is between 12 and 70. 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 G Adventures 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 G Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 June 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 65 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.As an added benefit though, you can use the deposit for future bookings with G Adventures.
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 G Adventures: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