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Address: Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 83 448 7016
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Private tours, specializing in the history of South Africa and the wine...

Private tours, specializing in the history of South Africa and the wine region.

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I found Lesleys website and after initial contact I know she was the tour guide for us from her first email- her tours hit the nail on the head with everything we wanted to see... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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glasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I found Lesleys website and after initial contact I know she was the tour guide for us from her first email- her tours hit the nail on the head with everything we wanted to see and do in the 2days we had set aside. Day one was a Cape Peninsula tour heading straight out to Cape point national park first... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

From the first time contacting Lesley via email through the conclusion of our tour, she was professional and helpful. She put our minds at ease as we made long distance arrangements for a custom day tour that included a trip to Babylonstoren for massages and lunch, Eagle Encounters, and Cheetah Outreach. On the day we arrived in Capetown, our flight... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was our first time visiting Cape Town. We felt it would be a good idea to hire a private tour guide since we were only going to be in town for 4 days. It was also a good idea for safety reasons. We researched private tours and Lesley at Amber Tours had high ratings. So, we emailed her ahead... More 

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Norwalk, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were connected to Lesley through a US travel agent and she was fantastic. There were 4 of us traveling and she was on time, nice clean van, full of knowledge about the history and culture of South Africa. We had a full day wine tour with her and she is very knowledgeable about wines. She even surprised us with... More 

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Cape Town with your family, and I am sure you will be back again in Cape Town one day. All the best for your future travels. Best regards, Lesley More 

Michigan
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a one day wine tasting tour. Lesley changed our itinerary based on talking to us to include a chocolate tasting. The lunch stop and wine tastings were excellent suggestions and choices. Lesley is very knowledgeable and a delight to listen to. She picked us up on time and finished a little latter than planned on due to adding... More 

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor - I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour of the wine region. All the best for your future travels. Warm wishes, Lesley More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lesley came highly recommended from another top rated guide in the area and she did not disappoint. I told her the kinds of things that I like: animals, wine, and photos of beautiful scenery. She curated the perfect wineries and locations to fulfill my requests. We first visited the Cheetah outreach on the way to wine country where I had... More 

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write a review. It was such a wonderful experience exploring the wine region with you and your boundless enthusiasm for our scenery lead to some unique experiences on route. All the best for your future travels and I am sure we will see you again in Cape Town in the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We headed to Cape Town after 13 days on safari in Botswana. Lesley Cox, owner of Amber Tours, exceeded our expectations in her guiding us over two days around the Cape Peninsula, the winelands of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, and several outstanding sites in Cape Town (Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, the Bo-Kaap neighborhood, the architecture and history of the City Bowl,... More 

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it was such a pleasure sharing our history and culture and thanks to you for showing such a great interest in Cape Town. I wish you all the best for your future travels, warm regards Lesley More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Lesley Cox was an outstanding tour guide of Capetown and surrounding areas. She was pleasant, punctual, flexible and has a degree in history which was a fantastic addition to her knowledge that she imparted! We would highly recommend her tour services.

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. Kind regards, Lesley More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Lesley's knowledge of the Cape surroundings as well as het extensive knowledge of wines made her the perfect tour guide. If you are looking for someone to show you the wineries that are off the beaten track, Lesley is your guide!

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. I am so pleased to read that you enjoyed your private tour of the wine region and hope to welcome you back to Cape Town again in the future. Best regards, Lesley More 

Marina Del Rey,CA
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

We were a group of 12 family and friends spending 4 nights in Cape Town after 9 days on safari in Victoria Falls and Kruger. Lesly was booked for us by Jacada Travel for a day trip to the winelands. Lesley was knowledgeable about the wines of South Africa, but also willing to give informative insights on the politics of... More 

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. I really enjoyed spending the day with you all, you were a fantastic group who were keen to absorb our culture and politics which is always appreciated. All the best, Lesley More 

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