Compare Bamboo vs. Emerald Waterways

BambooMember since 05/06/2013See Bamboo Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
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Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

5 hours ago
We have discovered so ,such much about Vietnam through this tour and it has really op...Read more
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
27th April 2018
There was so much included - guided walking tours thru the city center, museums, guid...
Highlights of the Netherlands & the B...

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Arm(Samart Chimmanee)(186 reviews)
Elisha Petrie(178 reviews)
Duyen Nguyen(Jane)(147 reviews)
Pahn(122 reviews)
Arron Barrett(82 reviews)
Heidi(55 reviews)
Navorn Bamboo(49 reviews)
May(43 reviews)
Michaela Pollard(42 reviews)
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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
5.0 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 23 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 1224 reviews
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Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
12-90

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

10
travellers met through Bamboo tours
0
travellers met through Emerald Waterways tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$152
$301

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
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Average tour length

Average tour length

13
days
12
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

1 hour
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12 days from $3835
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15 days from $5275
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8 days from $2875

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 (88)
Passau (83)
Melk (83)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

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 Emerald Waterways tours is between 12 and 90. 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 Bamboo.
TourRadar can request Emerald Waterways to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card 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 18 November 2018 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm a Emerald Waterways booking. The remaining balance is then payable 95 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 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 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 95 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

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