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Amber Tours

Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 448 7016
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Brilliant tour of the wine country

We were fortunate enough to book Leslie for a private day tour of the Winelands and would highly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marigot1
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Pittsburgh
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Great experience with Lesley

My friend and I had a fantasic experience. She knew the right places to go and had lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ellen C
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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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  • Very good2%
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“wine country” (21 reviews)
“stark conde” (3 reviews)
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Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were fortunate enough to book Leslie for a private day tour of the Winelands and would highly recommend her! We actually were in Cape Town on a group tour and had a free day. Our tour company offered an optional tour of the Winelands...More

Thank Marigot1
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it was so lovely spending the day with you all. Enjoy your wine! Best wishes, Lesley

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I had a fantasic experience. She knew the right places to go and had lots of interesting stories about South Africa.

Thank Ellen C
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. i am so pleased to hear that you were happy with your tours in Cape Town. All the best regards, Lesley

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend & I found Lesley on Trip Advisor. Her advice as we planned our trip to Cape Town has invaluable. She provided us with a tour of the vineyards and on a second day, the Cape of Good Hope, visiting the penguins, etc. She...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was extremely helpful that we were able to have great email communication in advance so that I could plan the day for you both....More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

I recently organised a legal conference in Cape Town and we engaged Leslie to do our social activities - being a half day walking tour of Cape Town and a full day winery tour. Both were very organised and enjoyable for our group. Leslie quickly...More

Thank paiged2017
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thanks so much indeed for taking time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was such joy to host your group and spend time with such an interesting group of delegates. I really appreciate how engaging your delegates were and...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Leslie picked us up in Cape Town and we spent the day touring The Winelands with her. She is extremely knowledgeable, interesting to be with, and a competent relaxed driver. She took us to Delaire Graff Estate overlooking Stellenbosch for lunch. Wow! Definitely one of...More

Thank jdhenry2015
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. So pleased to read that you enjoyed your lunch at Delaire Graff, a really special place in our wine region. I wish you all the...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Lesley took us on a great winelands tasting tour and , given our brief on the type of wine and food we liked ,advised us on the most suitable wineries to visit. She was prompt to answer our initial enquiries, and very knowledgable on the...More

Thank Pippin03
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you very much indeed for writing a review on Trip Advisor and I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the wine region and that I was able to tailor the day according to your interests. All the best, Lesley

Reviewed 25 September 2017

My parents and I booked Lesley for two days in Cape Town. She came highly recommended by a work colleague and exceeded our already high expectations. She took us one day around Cape Town and Constantia Wine region and the 2nd to Cape Point, Kirstenbosch,...More

Thank Laura R
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was so lovely spending two days with you and your parents and I am very happy to hear that you all enjoyed your visit to...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Lesley Cox is the most polite and welcoming host on the planet. We spent 2 full days with her in Cape Town and the wine country of South Africa. She is very knowledgeable of history not only South African, but world history and puts everything...More

Thank Baja29
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thanks so 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 two tours in Cape Town. I wish you all the best and hope that we meet...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Lesley was our guide for most of a day in Cape Town. She was engaging, flexible, and very alert to our wishes on things to see. Lesley is a wealth of information but much to our delight did not go into mind-numbing detail on the...More

Thank rib20
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. I am very happy to read that you enjoyed your private tour. Warm regards, Lesley

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Spent 2 days with Lesley and she was superb and would highly re recommend. She tailored the itinerary to our requirements and also made excellent use of a wet day with wine, beer and chocolate tasting. Also took us to a real surprise as the...More

Thank bongoface
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your two private tours and certainly embraced the one day when we experienced some rainfall. 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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