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
This tour had a lot more sitting around then I expected, due to the weather condition...Read more
2 days ago
Ozan was hands down the most “above and beyond” tour leader I have ever experienced. ...Read more
2 days ago
Great tour. Fantastic attention to detail from frankRead more
4 days ago
Very happy with the tour, Jays information, sense of humour and assistance made every...Read more
2 days ago
I did a 3 day Isle of Skye and Lochness tour with MacBackpackers. It was absolute fun...Read more
2 days ago
I wouldn't consider myself a "tour" type of person, and I was pretty skeptical when I...Read more
3 days ago
Amazing trip! Great landscapes in Scotland. Also, Dave was a great guide! He told us ...Read more
4 days ago
Best tour I have ever been on! I could not recommend this tour enough, for everyone, ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Ivan Švacov(59 reviews)
Anna Teneggi(39 reviews)
nic(2 reviews)
nic2(2 reviews)
Ranto Victoire(2 reviews)
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

4.5 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 134 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 6588 reviews
5.0/5 from 1563 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

15-70
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

17,406
travellers met through Intrepid Travel tours
255
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$179
$65

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
2 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

34 reviews
15 days from $1070
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22 days from $1214
36 reviews
10 days from $1157
42 reviews
9 days from $806
65 reviews
15 days from $1171
14 reviews
11 days from $691
487 reviews
5 days from $316.47
685 reviews
3 days from $189.75
186 reviews
3 days from $189.75
19 reviews
5 days from $495.27
19 reviews
7 days from $507.54
87 reviews
7 days from $456.45

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

Special Interest

Special Interest

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 20 November 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 20 November 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