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Private tours, specializing in the history of South Africa and the wine region. A one-person company, and have been conducting private tours in Cape Town for 15 years
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Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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+27 83 448 7016
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Most Helpful Review
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Leslie Cox’s knowledge, professionalism and experience (as well as her pleasant personality) met all our needs and wishes for our days in Cape Town. Leslie suggested an itinerary based on our interests and helped us make optimal use of our time. She guided us on...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

A huge thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was so wonderful to spend time with guests who engage with the local history and culture and make the most of their visit to Cape...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently traveled to Cape Town with my mother and we spent three days with Lesley (half-day city tour, Cape Peninsula tour, and wine region tour). I couldn't have asked for a better guide. She perfectly balanced our activities, allowing me to be active while...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was such a pleasure spending time with you and your mum, sharing Cape Town and getting to know you both. All the best, Lesley

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful first day in Capetown Walking tour with Lesley on 10/5/18. She arrived promptly to pick us up at our hotel and had nice cold waters in the van for us! We enjoyed her knowledge of the area and great history and...More

Thank Kerry R
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. I really enjoyed meeting you all and sharing our amazing city, it is always a pleasure to engage with guests who are keen to find...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

From the moment Lesley picked us up at the airport, we knew we were in excellent hands. Even though for the 1st day we only asked for airport transfer, she took the time to drive through Cape Town and explain the layout, history and also...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thanks so much indeed for taking the time to write such a detailed review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated and I really enjoyed spending time with you both. I hope we meet in Cape Town again. Warm regards, Lesley

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Lesley did a great job showing us around the Cape Town area for two days. Four of us visited Cape Town in August and we had Leslie give us a tour. She promptly picked us up at our hotel at the agreed hour each day....More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thanks so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was delightful getting to know you all over the two days and I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your trip to Cape...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

5 stars isn’t enough to rate Leslie’s experience, knowledge and organizational skills! 100 stars would be a bit closer! Leslie was certainly the hostess with the mostest! From every little detail to being flexible with our schedules and wishes Leslie showed us and told us...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thanks so much indeed for this lovely review, so kind of you and I am happy that you enjoyed your visit to Cape Town. Take care and best regards, Lesley

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Leslie Cox’s knowledge, professionalism and experience (as well as her pleasant personality) met all our needs and wishes for our days in Cape Town. Leslie suggested an itinerary based on our interests and helped us make optimal use of our time. She guided us on...More

2  Thank MaryfromMD
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

A huge thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was so wonderful to spend time with guests who engage with the local history and culture and make the most of their visit to Cape...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018

We throughly enjoyed our family tour with Lesley! She did a wonderful job keeping our 12 and 14 year old boys engaged. We loved her relaxed approach to the tour. We will for sure be back to Cape Town and booking another tour with Lesley!More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was such a joy to spend the day your family and I hope to meet you again when you return to Cape Town in...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Lesley Cox is the consummate host for a walking tour of Cape Town. Just the right touch of history mixed in with modern day reflection. We had just completed a 10-day tour of South Africa with another tour company and booked a few hours with...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you so much indeed for writing such a detailed review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. I am so pleased to read that you enjoyed the little treat stops on route and I hope you return to Cape Town again in the future....More

Reviewed 29 March 2018

Lesley Cox, the owner of Amber Tours and our guide is a historian. Our time exploring Cape Town and the Winelands with her was thoroughly interesting. She is experienced and flexible so we were able to decide a bespoke itinerary that suited us perfectly. I...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write this lovely review, it really is appreciated. I really enjoyed getting to know you and your husband and sharing this beautiful city with you. I hope we meet again in the future, all the...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

I can't recommend booking a tour with Lesley more. She's incredibly knowledgeable about the wine region. Lesley worked with us to create a custom itinerary that enabled us to see the breadth of the region and was able to change the plans on the fly...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour of the wine region and I hope we meet again in the future. All...More

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gerryandann
24 April 2017|
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Response from Lesleyjc38 | Property representative |
Sorry, you cannot see the two oceans meet by land or boat, as it is two ocean currents which meet and are not visible. The most popular tour is around the Cape Peninsula, visiting Cape Point, Cape of Good Hope and the... More
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