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I offer private day tours in and around Cape Town looking at things from a slightly different angle.So whether it is the traditional Peninsula, wine, cultural, culinary, gardens or historical tours or something different, ask me and I can work...more
Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 83 555 6611
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my 11-y.o. son to South Africa for his birthday, during Winter Break from school, aka peak season! With just one week on the ground, I was referred by our neighbors to contact Tim as 'one of the best experiences they'd had in SA.'...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

This was a prearranged wine tour with Tim who had been recommended by a work colleague. Tim was very good with the prearrangements once we had discussed the basis of what we(my wife and I) wanted to do and see. Everything from there on in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sunshine11385612265
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We visited Cape Town in September for my 40th birthday. I wanted to do, see and experience something new. So after looking on trip advisor, I contacted Tim at Friends Of Dorothy Tours. From the initial contact with Tim the whole process and the experience...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wake35
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I spent a day touring the Cape Peninsula solo with Tim, who was tremendously knowledgeable and engaging. There's a great deal to see and experience, so a tour like this just whets one's appetite for future adventures and discovery. Wonderful experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barry B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A friend stationed in Senegal recommended Friends of Dorothy Day Tours to me before I left for a two week business trip to South Africa. I booked two tours with Tim on the website - wine country and whale watching. He contacted me right away...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 423theag
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Our tour with Tim down to the Cape of Good Hope was definitely one of the highlights of our time in South Africa! Tim is extremely knowledgeable about the history of Cape Town, and was able to answer any question we had along the way....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lauren D
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a friendly, knowledgeable and caring guide look no further than Tim. As a party of 8 we booked Tim for 3 days ,to show us around Cape Town, explore the Cape and visit the wine lands. From start to finish,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Tim was extremely knowledgeable about the area, providing constant commentary on all the wineries and areas we visited along with history of the area and people, and was also extremely accommodating for our schedules as well as customizing itineraries according to our wishes. We couldn't...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Having traveled with Tim before, we asked him if he could take us to Swartland this time. As last time, he delivered a great trip, with visits to some very fine wineries and beautiful nature.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AndersTysse
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We had a very enjoyable day tour, based on the 4 Passes Tour described on the website. We saw a lot of magnificent countryside that we otherwise wouldn't have seen on an ordinary wine tour, and spent some lovely time in both Franschoek and Stellenbosch....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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