Compare Bamboo vs. Destination Services Costa Rica

BambooMember since 05/06/2013See Bamboo Tours

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

5th September 2018
A fantastic experience, Dimong was a brilliant tour guide.Read more
3rd September 2018
John is just simply fantastic!From start of the tour to finish.What an exceptional g...Read more
31st August 2018
SCAM! This company is a scam for travelers looking for an adventure. Preying on peopl...Read more
30th August 2018
I loved my trip to Costa in July-August 2018. Our tour guides, Jana, Jorge, and Kim a...Read more
31st July 2018
Very well organized, we appreciated all the hard work you put into each section of th...Read more
13th May 2018
I had a fantastic trip. I travelled on my own and made sure I was always ready at pi...
Essential Costa Rica - Package with G...
9th April 2018
Before during and after our trip we have received full support from the Destination S...Read more
9th April 2018
All the arrangements went as planned, the hotel selection and all the services excede...
Essential Costa Rica - Package with M...

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Arm(Samart Chimmanee)(186 reviews)
Elisha Petrie(178 reviews)
Duyen Nguyen(Jane)(146 reviews)
Pahn(122 reviews)
Arron Barrett(82 reviews)
Heidi(55 reviews)
Navorn Bamboo(49 reviews)
May(43 reviews)
Michaela Pollard(42 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
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About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 7 different countries
through 1 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 1223 reviews
5.0/5 from 5 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
1-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

10
travellers met through Bamboo tours
0
travellers met through Destination Services Costa Rica tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$152
$97

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

13
days
11
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 hour
2 hours

Videos

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

483 reviews
14 days from $1917
56 reviews
14 days from $1437
102 reviews
14 days from $1200
100 reviews
14 days from $1200
85 reviews
13 days from $1437
98 reviews
14 days from $1917
2 reviews
8 days from $1134.7
10 days from $766
10 days from $723
11 days from $1694.4
15 days from $328
15 days from $1435

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

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Special Interest

Special Interest

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Bamboo tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Destination Services Costa Rica tours is between 1 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Bamboo booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm a Destination Services Costa Rica booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 17 November 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 20% 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 Bamboo:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Destination Services Costa Rica:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America