Compare Back-Roads Touring vs. Thirsty Swagman

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

9th November 2019
Italian Indulgence Tour, Rome to Venice, 6th to 17th October 2019 My husband and I...Read more
3rd November 2019
2 years on we're still taking about our Tuscan Tour with Flavio as if it were yesterd...Read more
3rd November 2019
Tuscan Treats in April was amazing! I celebrated my 50th with an amazing group of tra...Read more
30th October 2019
So lucky to have Flavio as our guide on my first trip to Europe. As I was travelling ...Read more
22nd October 2019
We went as a couple, my wife Tracey and I. We had a fantastic time, the accommodatio...Read more
18th October 2019
good locations and accommodations - some interesting places - Munich was great all ar...Read more
16th October 2019
I wanna thank Kenneth and his crew for my wonderful time and long lasting memories at...Read more
15th October 2019
Great time with nice group of people. Having experienced guides along to navigate th...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Flavio Lazzaretto(33 reviews)
Matt Bangma(1 review)
5.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 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

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 39 different countries
through 2 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 121 reviews
4.5/5 from 191 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

13-80
18-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

13
travellers met through Back-Roads Touring tours
0
travellers met through Thirsty Swagman tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$299
$250

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

8
days
5
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
2 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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7 days from $1952.61
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9 days from $2895.55
14 reviews
12 days from $3636.22
24 reviews
11 days from $2849.91
47 reviews
4 days from $1204.87
34 reviews
4 days from $1535
23 reviews
4 days from $1149.85
1 review
4 days from $1094.83

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

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Back-Roads Touring tours is between 13 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Thirsty Swagman tours is between 18 and 99. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Back-Roads Touring to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
Holds are not possible for Thirsty Swagman.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm a Back-Roads Touring booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 March 2020 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 25% to confirm a Thirsty Swagman booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 March 2020 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 $200 is non-refundable.
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.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Back-Roads Touring:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Thirsty Swagman:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Europe
  • N. America
  • L. America