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

7 hours ago
What a fabulous trip! Our tour leader Thao was amazing; he was very accommodating and...Read more
22 hours ago
Everything was perfect: the chosen itinerary, the diversity within the group and the ...Read more
1 day ago
I felt this was more an explore or exodus trip not intrepid!!!! If you don’t nit incl...Read more
1 day ago
All of the activities were great and very well organised by our tour guideRead more
1 day ago
Honestly the Isle of Skye is something that you need to experience to believe, it’s t...Read more
1 day ago
I mean... one of the best experiences of my life. It was such an incredible journey f...Read more
8th January 2019
The tour exceeded all expectations I had before we left. We heard amazing things fr...Read more
7th January 2019
Overall this is a great tour! It was the perfect way to see a glimpse of all that Sco...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Ivan Švacov(59 reviews)
Anna Teneggi(41 reviews)
nic(2 reviews)
nic2(2 reviews)
Ranto Victoire(2 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(486 reviews)
David Watson(323 reviews)
Neil mclennan(274 reviews)
Mark Doggett(161 reviews)
Stewart McCulloch(44 reviews)
Tim Blott(43 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 133 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 6963 reviews
5.0/5 from 1758 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
18-40

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

17,661
travellers met through Intrepid Travel tours
249
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$180
$47

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
n/a

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

25 reviews
10 days from $887
45 reviews
15 days from $1210
23 reviews
18 days from $2107
46 reviews
10 days from $1181
52 reviews
9 days from $877
66 reviews
15 days from $1264
568 reviews
5 days from $314.64
767 reviews
3 days from $187.87
205 reviews
3 days from $187.87
23 reviews
5 days from $505.67
92 reviews
7 days from $453.28
6 reviews
3 days from $187.87

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 18 and 99. 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 March 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 March 2019 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