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Address: Campeche 228D Col. Condesa, Mexico City, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 55 5584 4401
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Description: Bamba Experience is an independent travel network offering flexible bus...
Bamba Experience is an independent travel network offering flexible bus travel passes, backpacking trips, and great adventure trips around the world including Latin America, North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania. We provide guaranteed daily departures, unlimited schedule changes on your bus travel passes and unique experiences. Our team is there to help you make the most of your trip while making it possible for you to travel independently. Check out our website and we will be happy to help you create an itinerary for your trip, and give you the best recommendations! Your option for Independent, Safe, & Flexible Travels!
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South East Coast- Australia!

Me and my boyfriend (both aged 18) used Bamba to do a tour of the East Coast. They were great and helped us hugely the whole time. All we had to do was email them a day or two in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
SallieKaye
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW via mobile

Me and my boyfriend (both aged 18) used Bamba to do a tour of the East Coast. They were great and helped us hugely the whole time. All we had to do was email them a day or two in advance when we wanted to book transport and they would sort it within the hour. We managed to get up... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Hello Sallie, We are glad to hear that you had a great time travelling with Bamba on the East Coast of Australia! Our team was happy to help you during your trip. We always do our best to reply as fast as we can and make bookings as easy as possible for people travelling with us. We are glad you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Travelled Thailand with my boyfriend and booked with Bamba in advance. Everything was smooth and very easy to book. A quick email to let them know we wanted to catch the ferry or bus and they would reply almost instantly. At one point our hotel was out of the pick up area, Bamba offered to collect us and would pick... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Dear Sophie, Thank you for reviewing Bamba on TripAdvisor, we are so glad that you enjoyed your hop-on hop-off experience through Thailand with us! We always try our best to reply as fast as we can to emails and make bookings very easy for people travelling with us so we are happy that you found everything went smooth! As mentioned,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I traveled with Bamba Experience in December and I have nothing but good things to say about them. Their happiness team was always helpful, and helped me book all my buses, ferries, flights and hostels. All the activities that they chose for me were perfect!! Specially the 3 day trek in Chiang Mai and the Full Moon party package in... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Dear All S, We are so pleased to hear that you had a great time travelling with us! As passionate independent travellers ourselves, we are always happy to help you book your transport and accommodation during your trip! We try to offer activities that provide the best travel experience so we are glad that you loved them and especially the... More 

Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

The guides were fantastic, the trail was hard work but enjoyable, and Machu Picchu was amazing!! Overall the entire experience was enjoyable, challenging and rewarding!! oh and the food...... I have not eaten so well my entire trip around South america, we are three course meals three times a day and the food was beautiful!! I would definitely recoupment Bamba... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Hi Jessie, Thank you for such a positive review on TripAdvisor! We are so glad that you found the experience enjoyable and our guides fantastic. We know that the Inca Trail is challenging and this makes the view of Machu Picchu even more rewarding! We pay particular attention to the food we serve on our treks, so we are very... More 

Perth, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Found management of Bamba to be very unhelpful when things didnt go to plan, all we recieved was hand balls and solutions all in there favour. Disappointing after spending $9000 with them on tours around south America. But besides management and there poor planning the local businesses that run the tours were great and went out of there way to... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Dear Murray, First of all we want to thank you for taking the time to share your opinion. It's very important for us to listen to our clients' feedback as it constantly helps us to keep improving our services. At least, we are happy you thought the local tours were great. We are sorry to hear that you found us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Loved every minute of it, guide looked after all abilities and the activities were well organised, would recommend a day or so to acclimatise and a couple of days to wind down at the end.

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Hi Andrew, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind comments. We are glad that you loved your trip and found our guide to be attentive and the activities well organised! We hope to see you again soon on a Bamba trip! Take care, Melanie / The Bamba Team More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

My boyfriend and I did the Inca Trail/Macchu Picchu trek with Bamba. The whole experience was fantastic. The team in the office was quick at responding to emails and the booking process was really easy. The trek itself was great - the Bamba staff and guide were fantastic, and were really helpful when my boyfriend got sick from the altitude.... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Hi Kylie, Thank you for posting such a positive review on Tripadvisor. We are very happy to hear that you had a fantastic experience travelling with Bamba on the Inca Trail trek to Machu Picchu in Peru. We are glad you found our team to be quick at responding to emails and that you found our booking process easy -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Our whole group was very happy. Thanks to Paul who organised everything at the very last minute as we got our visas just one day before travel to NZ. Thank you Paul you were so patient with us right along. The accomadation the timings everything was great except for just one place. On the whole it was a nice experience... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Hi Sandamalie, Thank you so much for your feedback, we are very happy to hear that you and your group enjoyed travelling with Bamba Experience in New Zealand. We are glad you found Paul and the Customer Team patient with you, it is always our pleasure to be there for you and help you out with anything you may need.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

So. If you are considering paying for a bamba experince bus pas, DONT DO IT. I've been travelling in South America for 2 montgs now and already after 1 month i wanted my money back. There are Many reasons why you shouldent use them. 1) They are WAY overpriced compared to what the Real bustickets in the country you are... More 

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Dear Mikkel, Thank you for your feedback, we appreciate the time you put to write your review, as it helps us improve as a company. We are very sorry about any inconvenience you might have had while travelling with Bamba. We have sent you an email to try and understand better your situation, as you have not mentioned all these... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

1st day was lots of fun, 2nd day amazing hike and views, 3rd day not as fun as the 1st but still good, 4th day at Machu Picchu also amazing. Accommodation met expectations all 3 nights.

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MelanieBamba, Guest Relations Manager at Bamba Experience, responded to this review

Hi MitchW89, Thank you for taking the time to review Bamba Experience. The team and I were delighted with your feedback. We are glad your expectations were met and that you enjoyed your trek to Machu Picchu. Hope to see you again soon on a Bamba trip! Take care, Mélanie / The Bamba Team More 

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