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

1 day ago
Great tour, very enjoyableRead more
2 days ago
The G Adventures tour we booked through Tour Radar was excellent with an outstanding ...Read more
2 days ago
I was extremely pleased with the itinerary, the meals, the places, the experiences!!!...Read more
2 days ago
Loved the tour and our guide was awesome very well organised and fun, adaptive and fl...Read more
2 hours ago
I'm so glad I decided to do this tour! It was the perfect way to see more of Scotland...Read more
6 hours ago
I didn’t know much about Scotland before going on this tour but I feel like now I can...Read more
2 days ago
I thoroughly enjoyed the 3 day Isle of Skye tour with Richard! Richard is incredibly ...Read more
2 days ago
Brilliant! Thanks a million to Richard and our travelling clan they were the best peo...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Neil Rabjohn(5 reviews)
Les Liddell(3 reviews)
David Jalea(3 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(389 reviews)
Neil mclennan(180 reviews)
David Watson(178 reviews)
Mark Doggett(115 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 2 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 1251 reviews
5.0/5 from 1268 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

12-70
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

11,945
travellers met through G Adventures tours
255
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$160
$71

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
2 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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390 reviews
5 days from $319.64
560 reviews
3 days from $191.26
148 reviews
3 days from $191.26
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7 days from $448.03
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6 days from $358.36

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 20 September 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 15 September 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