Compare MacBackpackers vs. Topdeck

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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

6th November 2018
Amazing tour though the highlands, got to go to places we never would have seen if tr...Read more
6th November 2018
It was an amazing tour! I loved everything. Neil was a Great tour guide and very know...Read more
6th November 2018
Fantastic tour led by Stewart, he was very knowledgeable, heard so many facts and sto...Read more
6th November 2018
This tour was absolutely amazing. Neil was a great guide and took us to places I woul...Read more
4 days ago
Super knowledgeable and super fun. Lots of positive energy and I hope he is mt guide ...Read more
6 days ago
Hamada was absolutely fantastic!! We had a great trip and even though there was a sli...Read more
7th November 2018
Great trip and great driver/guide! Would definitely do the trip again through such a ...Read more
5th November 2018
We had Katina as our tour guide and she was incredible. Absolutely loved this trip an...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(476 reviews)
David Watson(323 reviews)
Neil mclennan(255 reviews)
Mark Doggett(151 reviews)
Tim Blott(42 reviews)
Stewart McCulloch(27 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Elise Tait(255 reviews)
Piotr Liskiewicz(195 reviews)
Anthony Di Donato(186 reviews)
Barry Gallagher(170 reviews)
Judes Douglass (Jody)(167 reviews)
SARAH JASMINE LABIB(118 reviews)
Vincenzo Sapia(107 reviews)
Jemma Greenhalgh(91 reviews)

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
4.5 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 72 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 1692 reviews
4.5/5 from 3380 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-40
18-39

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

249
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours
64,359
travellers met through Topdeck tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$71
$129

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

5
days
14
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

London (124)
Rome (107)
Prague (85)
Venice (82)
Berlin (79)

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 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 Topdeck tours is between 18 and 39. 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 Topdeck 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 15 January 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Topdeck booking. The remaining balance is then payable 47 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 2 January 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 47 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $200 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 Topdeck:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America