Compare MacBackpackers vs. Walkabout Scotland

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

6 hours ago
One of the best tours I've ever had! The itinereray was perfect, and the guide Dave m...Read more
1 day ago
Had a great time on this tour. Dave was very knowledgeable and told funny stories thr...Read more
2 days ago
An amazing weekend tour filled with history, culture, and nature! Would recommend to ...Read more
3 days ago
Exceptional. I truly believe our guide made the tour an exceptional experience for ev...Read more
9th September 2018
I had a fabulous time. The guide was friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. The h...Read more
3rd September 2018
I had a great week walking the West highland way. Great scenery and we stayed in some...Read more
3rd September 2018
Great week walking the West Highland way. The scenery is beautiful and we stayed in l...Read more
3rd September 2018
so it was announced the trip to be for younge people, but it wasn't ; out group was m...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Richard Galloway(466 reviews)
David Watson(315 reviews)
Neil mclennan(239 reviews)
Mark Doggett(142 reviews)
Tim Blott(42 reviews)
Stewart McCulloch(22 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars
Josef Vanicek(3 reviews)
Davey Battle(1 review)

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 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
5.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 2 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Festival & Events
Nature & Adventure
Nature & Adventure
Cultural

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 1635 reviews
4.5/5 from 20 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-40
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

255
travellers met through MacBackpackers tours
1
travellers met through Walkabout Scotland tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$63
$178

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

1 hour
10 hours

Videos

n/a

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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3 days from $188.77
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5 days from $493.5
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7 days from $505.57
88 reviews
7 days from $455.28
2 reviews
14 days from $2403.14
4 reviews
7 days from $1363.24
1 review
7 days from $1261.66
3 reviews
7 days from $1363.24
4 reviews
7 days from $1236.52
3 reviews
7 days from $1438.67

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

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 Walkabout Scotland tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for 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 19 December 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Walkabout Scotland booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 19 December 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 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 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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