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J. Zorrilla de San Martin 143, Montevideo 11301, Uruguay
+598 99 692 757
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Great tour with a very informative guide

Booked this company because of the stellar reviews. Liz is a wonderful guide who has lived in... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
snoopy647
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Victoria, Canada
If you want a really interesting tour of the Old City of Montevideo...take this tour, you wont regret it.

This small and specialist tour organisation which covers the city of Montevideo run by Richard and... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Ragnar1938
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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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We tell you the story behind the Montevideo you see. We tailor our tours to your interests and time. Liz Cowley moved from the UK to Montevideo with her family over 30 years ago, has come to know and love Uruguay and its history, and takes great pleasure in sharing it with visitors. Please visit our website to see more.
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J. Zorrilla de San Martin 143, Montevideo 11301, Uruguay
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Booked this company because of the stellar reviews. Liz is a wonderful guide who has lived in Montevideo for decades. She is full of facts and figures, and is very good at letting you know the history of what you are seeing. Our group decided...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

This small and specialist tour organisation which covers the city of Montevideo run by Richard and Liz is really 'First Class'....in Jan 2018 we took their tour of the Old City...nearly 4 hours. Liz met us on time, as planned. We walked though old markets,...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Liz is a brilliant guide. She is informative, helpful and warm & friendly. We booked a 3 hour walking tour of Montevideo, and it was packed with insight and intrigue, but at the same time was relaxed and informal. Liz knows this city like the...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Earlier today I had the pleasure of a 3 hour walking tour with Liz, and would wholeheartedly recommend it to anyone visiting Montevideo. Many of Montevideo's sights are not immediately apparent yet Liz's in-depth knowledge, insightful commentary and warm personality really showcases the best that...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We arranged with Liz, the wonderful, warm, witty guide and proprietor of Real English Tours, to do three hours of walking in the morning, enjoy lunch together, and then do four hours by car in the afternoon. This was a fabulous day, filled with history,...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Liz guided us on our Graf Spee tour around Montevideo via car and driver. Liz arrived right on time at our hotel and we had a very informative tour. Liz went above and beyond to make our day awesome and to make sure we saw...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Liz gets an A+ for her guided tour of the old city in Montevideo. Upon exiting the port, Liz was right there at the appointed time. As she took us around by walking, taxi and bus, she told us about the history of the city....More

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

This morning Liz picked us up in a lovely car with driver and started our Graf Spee tour. We thought that this was all we would be doing but Liz drove us all around the City, good and not so good areas, and gave us...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We booked this 3 hour walking tour for our first day in Montevideo and we are so pleased that we did. Liz met us at our hotel and we started the tour at the Plaza Independencia. Liz was a wealth of information on the history...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

I must echo all of the other very complimentary reviews that Liz's tours have received. Liz is very knowledgeable of Montevideo's history and very personable guide. She'll take you all around the colonial era town and the nearby government buildings (and toss in a side...More

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Elliott S
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Response from LizCowleyMontevideo | Property representative |
Hi Elliott Thanks very much for your enquiry. The fee for a walking tour is US$125 for up to four guests and then US$20 for each additional guest after that. Liz prefers to keep the groups to a maximum of eight so as not to... More
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