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Leslie Cox of Amber Tours Gave Phenomenal Tour of Cape Town

Leslie Cox’s knowledge, professionalism and experience (as well as her pleasant personality) met... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MaryfromMD
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Rockville, Maryland
Great family tour!

We throughly enjoyed our family tour with Lesley! She did a wonderful job keeping our 12 and 14... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
4johnson
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Chicago, Illinois
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank MaryfromMD
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

Thank 4johnson
Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week 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 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 1 week ago

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

Thank MGraRic
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

Reviewed 21 March 2018

We recently went on a full day wine tour with Amber Tours. It was absolutely wonderful! From the time I emailed Leslie Cox, her professionalism, knowledge and prompt replies made me confident that we were in for a great experience. My husband, daughter, son-in law...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I would highly recommend booking a trip with Lesley and Amber Tours. We had a fantastic day and Lesley tailored our tour to meet our schedule. Very knowledgeable and great sense of humour. My husband left his lens cap in the car and Lesley dropped...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was so lovely spending the day with you both and I look forward to meeting you again in the future. Warm regards, Lesley

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Do not miss the opportunity to take a private tour with Lesley Cox when you are in the Cape Town area. As soon as you contact Lesley with an inquiry about a tour, you get an immediate welcoming response and an invitation to correspond with...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really was such a pleasure engaging with you and your daughter prior to, and during the tour. I love it when guests are keen to make the most...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We were 100% delighted with the great wine tour! Lesley, was brilliant in her choices of wineries and accommodated our every need. If you are looking for a personalized tour rather than a bus load of strangers; this is your best choice, by far. Judy...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you so much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was such a pleasure to meet you and be part of your journey around the world. All the best for your onward travels. Warm...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017

My daughters and I spent the day with Lesley travelling down to Simon's Town and back to Cape Town. Prior to the trip Lesley was in constant contact as we were travelling to Cape Town from Australia. On the day our plans were derailed due...More

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Lesleyjc38, Owner at Amber Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor, it really is appreciated. It was so lovely to meet you and your three lovely daughters and get a chance to engage with them during the day. I wish...More

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gerryandann
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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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