Compare Expat Explore Travel vs. Thirsty Swagman

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

7 hours ago
The Good Things First : Without Bec and Paul this tour would not have been successful...Read more
20 hours ago
Bec our tour guide couldn't have been any better. She is sweet, sincere and caring. P...Read more
1 day ago
Kevin was awesome!! Great tour guide!! The provided food was okay. transportation was...Read more
1 day ago
Loved every minute. Would certainly recommend to others. Only minor complaint was tha...Read more
4th March 2018
My wife and I are planning a trip in 2018 to the Munich Oktoberfest and have contacte...Read more
29th November 2017
Beer or Bust !Totally amazing trip. Tour guides Marjolein and Tash made the whole tri...Read more
1st November 2017
Enjoyed all aspects of the trip. All accommodations were done perfectly.
Kanga-Bar Hopper
31st October 2017
The Kanga Bar hopper tour was fantastic. Kenneth was a tremendous guide. Even with le...
Kanga-Bar Hopper

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
Gayle Taylor(87 reviews)
Steve Martin(83 reviews)
Cameron Benson(31 reviews)
Sara McDonald(10 reviews)
Susan Burn(2 reviews)
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

4.0 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

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 49 different countries
through 6 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

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

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 1446 reviews
5.0/5 from 119 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

10-90
16-99

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

16,020
travellers met through Expat Explore Travel tours
2
travellers met through Thirsty Swagman tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$188
$170

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%
96%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
3 hours

Videos

Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

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18 reviews
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10 reviews
3 days from $781.85
5 reviews
10 days from $2352.41
26 reviews
3 days from $1007.34
9 reviews
3 days from $1345.07
1 review
3 days from $781.85

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

London (25)
Venice (19)
Paris (19)
Rome (18)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Activities

Activities

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Expat Explore Travel tours is between 10 and 90. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Thirsty Swagman tours is between 16 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 Expat Explore Travel 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 10% to confirm a Expat Explore Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 26 September 2018 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 21 September 2018 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of 10% 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 Expat Explore Travel: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