Compare Bamba Experience vs. Thirsty Swagman

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

1 day ago
Had a great time in Japan. Itinerary was received a month in advance. This tour is de...Read more
2 days ago
The TourRader and Bamba itinerary indicated 7 lunch meals to be provided, we were onl...Read more
5 days ago
This would have been a much better trip if Bamba Experience had delivered what we pai...Read more
11th April 2019
Was the best time of my life. I could not recommend doing this trek enough I loved ev...Read more
19th March 2019
Excellent tour guide who was highly entertaining with great energy and was a lot of f...Read more
1st January 2019
It was my first time to experience the Octoberfest and it was one of my best moments ...Read more
8th November 2018
Hotels were nice, tour guides were so friendly and never left our sides, bus transpor...Read more
7th November 2018
Oktoberfest is a big (really, really big) intimidating event for the first timer. We ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Laurent Steiner(24 reviews)
Percy Gonza(24 reviews)
5.0 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.0 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 82 different countries
through 4 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.0/5 from 584 reviews
4.5/5 from 162 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-99
18-70

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

223
travellers met through Bamba Experience tours
2
travellers met through Thirsty Swagman tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$88
$108

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

11
days
6
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

n/a
2 hours

Videos

Videos

Bamba Experience - ​Introducing Torres del Paine W-TrekBamba Experience - Travel to TrinidadUyuni Salt Flats Adventure Bolivia - Bamba ExperienceInca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu - Bamba ExperienceDeath Road Experience Bolivia - Bamba ExperienceAmantani Homestay Experience Peru - Bamba ExperienceSan Blas Islands Panama - Bamba ExperiencePacaya Volcano Trek Guatemala - Bamba ExperienceMayan Trail to El Mirador - Bamba ExperienceSoutheast Asia Solo Travels - Bamba ExperienceTravel in Peru with Bamba ExperienceTravel in Bolivia with Bamba ExperienceHappy World Adventures - Bamba ExperienceBolivia to Chile to Argentina - Bamba ExperienceBuenos Aires to Uruguay to Rio - Bamba ExperienceArgentina to Brazil to Bolivia - Bamba ExperienceInca Trail to Machu Picchu Peru - Bamba ExperienceWhy I Love Youth Travel & Volunteering - Bamba ExperienceCuba: Discover Havana with Bamba ExperienceCuba: Discover Trinidad with Bamba ExperienceCuba: Discover Viñales with Bamba ExperienceMilhouse Youth Hostel Cuzco, Peru - Bamba ExperienceJapan: The Ultimate Travel GuideHop on Hop Off with BambaBamba Experience in AsiaHappy World Adventures - Bamba ExperienceHappy World Adventures - Bamba ExperienceUltimate Travel Guide: CanadaTourRadar presents Alberta in SummerTourRadar presents Alberta in WinterTourRadar presents Bali's Beaches & IslandsTourRadar presents Tegallalang Rice TerraceTourRadar presents Aït BenhaddouTourRadar presents The Dambulla Cave TempleTourRadar presents Sigiriya RockTourRadar presents Sri Lanka's BeachesTourRadar presents Chiang MaiTourRadar presents Island Hopping in Thailand

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Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

La Paz (114)
San Jose (108)
Antigua (96)
Uyuni (94)
Cancun (92)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Special Interest

Special Interest

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Bamba Experience tours is between 18 and 99. 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 70. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm a Bamba Experience booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 18 June 2019 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm a Thirsty Swagman booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 18 June 2019 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 $99 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 $99 is non-refundable.If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Bamba Experience: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