Compare MacBackpackers vs. Shamrocker Adventures

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

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
7th January 2019
Great way of story telling, entertained throughout!! Incredible amount of amazing loc...Read more
6th January 2019
The trip was terrific!! The view was epic!! Love love love our tourguide!! Can't imag...Read more
8th December 2018
Daithi was an amazing guide. He is very experienced and is proud of his country. He k...Read more
26th November 2018
It was a really great trip. Great people, stopped at a lot of the nice places that ev...Read more
6th November 2018
Amazing time with some fantastic people who I hope will stay lifelong friends. Didnt ...Read more
3rd November 2018
Great tour covering all the main spots.Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(486 reviews)
David Watson(323 reviews)
Neil mclennan(274 reviews)
Mark Doggett(160 reviews)
Tim Blott(43 reviews)
Stewart McCulloch(43 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 2 different countries
through 3 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Festival & Events
Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Festival & Events

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 1756 reviews
4.5/5 from 121 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-40
18-70

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

249
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours
46
travellers met through Shamrocker Adventures tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$34
$87

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

5
days
5
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

2 hours
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Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

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

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

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Average Group Age

Average Group Age

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.
The average age for Shamrocker Adventures tours is between 18 and 70. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

Holds are not possible for MacBackpackers.
TourRadar can request Shamrocker Adventures to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

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 18 March 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $170 to confirm a Shamrocker Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 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 25% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $170 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for MacBackpackers:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Shamrocker Adventures:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America