Compare Intrepid 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

1 day ago
Our tour with Kimberley Wild guides Brenton and Nikki was fantastic. We could not hav...Read more
1 day ago
Interesting, sometime physically challenging tour.Read more
3 days ago
The scenery was good. Hotel were good and clean and the location of the hotels were s...Read more
3 days ago
Really great tour! I'm glad I brought extra layers for sleeping at night because it g...Read more
5 days ago
I'm so glad I decided to do this tour! It was the perfect way to see more of Scotland...Read more
5 days ago
I didn’t know much about Scotland before going on this tour but I feel like now I can...Read more
7 days ago
I thoroughly enjoyed the 3 day Isle of Skye tour with Richard! Richard is incredibly ...Read more
7 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
Ivan Švacov(58 reviews)
Anna Teneggi(30 reviews)
nic(2 reviews)
nic2(2 reviews)
Ranto Victoire(1 review)
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

4.5 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 136 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 6520 reviews
5.0/5 from 1268 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

15-70
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

17,413
travellers met through Intrepid Travel tours
255
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$183
$72

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
days
5
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
4 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

32 reviews
15 days from $1070
29 reviews
10 days from $1176
37 reviews
7 days from $1166
36 reviews
9 days from $806
61 reviews
15 days from $1171
12 reviews
11 days from $667
391 reviews
5 days from $314.01
560 reviews
3 days from $187.68
149 reviews
3 days from $187.68
18 reviews
7 days from $503.01
60 reviews
7 days from $440.34
11 reviews
6 days from $351.41

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 Intrepid Travel tours is between 15 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 Intrepid 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 $400 to confirm a Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 19 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 19 September 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

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 $400 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 Intrepid 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