Compare Avalon Waterways vs. Madventure

MadventureMember since 01/11/2011See Madventure Tours

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

2 days ago
Low water and motor coach use for part of the trip were the only issues. Avalon did ...Read more
9th November 2018
I would be more than happy to recommend Avalon Waterways as a cruise provider. As the...Read more
6th November 2018
The tour checked off what it needed to do, but fall short of expectations on deliveri...
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4th November 2018
Despite the conditions of the river and sometimes weather most things we enjoyed. Som...Read more
9th October 2018
We had a great two weeks camping around Iceland this summer with Madventure despite s...Read more
1st September 2018
Firstly, this trip is not for everyone and by no stretch of the imagination is it an ...Read more
11th August 2018
My husband and I just returned from a two weeks overlanding trip to Iceland. Even tho...Read more
19th February 2018
I recently finished Madventure's Alaska to Panama tour & cannot recommend them highly...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 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

5.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

5.0 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 26 different countries
through 55 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

5.0/5 from 147 reviews
4.5/5 from 34 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

8-99
-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

2
travellers met through Avalon Waterways tours
112
travellers met through Madventure tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$178
$33

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

14
days
141
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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8 days from $2999.00
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183 days from $6221.55
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91 days from $4975.55
1 review
36 days from $2484.57
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112 days from $6221.55
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15 days from $2484.57

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Vienna (190)
Budapest (170)
Paris (167)
Melk (165)
Passau (165)
Lyon (142)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Avalon Waterways tours is between 8 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Madventure tours is up to 99 years. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Avalon Waterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for Madventure.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Avalon Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 90 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 15 February 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm a Madventure booking. The remaining balance is then payable 200 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 5 June 2019 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 90 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 200 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.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Avalon Waterways:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Madventure:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America