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Gecko Transport and Tours - Day Tours

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Address: 4 Leslie Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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+27 44 533 3705

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Cape Town and Garden Route Tour

We selected Gecko based on the excellent reviews they have.Right from the beginning, Sharon was very professionnal in the quotation process. She was very reactive, proposing an... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
marilia f
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We selected Gecko based on the excellent reviews they have.Right from the beginning, Sharon was very professionnal in the quotation process. She was very reactive, proposing an itinerary and hotel accommodation which fit our wishes and making valuable suggestions. She was very kind at all times, answering to all our questions and remarks. Everything was clear, detailed and precise. I... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two whole weeks with Eugene, our Gecko tours guide, in Plettenberg Bay, Oudtshoorn, and in Cape Town. He was te best guide ever, becoming part of our big traveling family and for sure a new friend! Everything he suggested, had organized or booked for us was perfect, walks, meals, sightseeing, places, restaurants, views, beaches, adventure everything was thought... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We originally booked this tour so we could have an easy way of getting from one place to another along the Garden Route without a car but our 4 days with Gecko turned out to be so much more than this! Eugene was our guide - he had an encyclopaedic knowledge of all things South Afric, was organised but also... More 

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Marbella, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just got back from my South Africa Adventure. Gecko tours where absolutely amazing!! i can Recommend them 100% Sharon and the team in the office met and exceeded all my needs. Bright my tour guide was great fun, knowledgeable and really made my holiday. My favourite parts was going to the top of Table Mountain and seeing the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

We chose the 4* accom option which did not disappoint. Apart from the incredible scenery and attractions, the guide was also a highlight which made the tour an incredibly easy, pleasant, comfortable and informative experience. We will recommend Gecko to all our friends and family. We should also point out that we asked to go to a different game park... More 

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Sharon L, Owner at Gecko Transport and Tours - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Brendan we appreciate your wonderful feedback and are thrilled to hear that the options you have chosen for your tour have met your expectations! We are always happy to be helpful and flexible in accommodating our cleints' requirements, hence it was only pleasure to make small adjustments along the way so that your family didn't have to spend so... More 

Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Just concluded a wonderful 12 day family tour of Cape Town & the Garden Route and Gecko were simply brilliant. Sharon was great in helping design the itinerary for the 5 of us - including 12 year old child & 79 year old grandmother - and was very patient with all our changes. The accomodation selected throughout was first class... More 

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Sharon L, Manager at Gecko Transport and Tours - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Richard and family, absolutely wonderful news to hear how much you and your family enjoyed this beautiful product of the Garden Route and Cape Town! Few can compare with Sharon's diligence and commitment, Eugene's energy and knowldege to deliver a fabulous experience to our clients, hence I am very proud to receive your lovely feedback. Sure was nice having... More 

wirral
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

My wife andI spent 5 days with our private guide Eugene touring the Garden Route. Gecko Tours provided an excellent and varied itinerary and a superb guide in Eugene. The planning and preparation of the trip was very impressive and communication excellent. The accommodation was very high quality and the whole experience and service first class. I will certainly use... More 

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Sharon L, Owner at Gecko Transport and Tours - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Ted, what a wonderful pleasure it has been to have you visit the Garden Route and affording us the opportunity to be your "hands and feet" in planning this experience for you! I am delighted to hear about your appreciation for our commitment to planning, clear communication, varied options. We are pleased we could create a memorable experience for... More 

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

I booked for a couple of days to visits Oudtshoorn and Knysna on November 2016, We had a great time, The picked up us in our hotel at George on time and our tour guide Bright went the extra mile to make sure We enjoyed our time. 100% Recommended.

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Sharon L, Owner at Gecko Transport and Tours - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Andres, what great news to hear that your guide, Bright has gone the extra mile to create an exeptional experience for you whilst on tour with Gecko! It was a pleasure having you on tour with us and we sure hope to have you back in South Africa soon, especially in our beautiful Garden Route. Best wishes and happy... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We booked a 4 night/5 day tour of the Garden Route from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth with Gecko Tours. The tour was absolutely fantastic and a must do for a first timer in South Africa. Sharon was extremely helpful in planning the detailed itinerary and was happy to provide alternative activities and accommodation. The pre-tour contact was excellent and... More 

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Sharon L, Owner at Gecko Transport and Tours - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Katie and Jonny, what an absolute joy it has been to host the two of you as first timers in our beautiful country! It is always my endeavor from the first point of contact till the final goodbye for my clients to feel that they are in safe and competent hands, hence what a pleasure to receive your honest... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We booked an eleven night trip for our honeymoon, could not have had better service. Sharon was so helpful with the itinerary. We spent the first two days at Lalibela Game reserve which was fantastic and then Nelis collected us and drove us to Cape Town stopping four nights in between. Every day was different, Nelis was so informative and... More 

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Sharon L, Owner at Gecko Transport and Tours - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Kate, thank you for taking the time to provide us with your positive feedback! It was such as pleasure to have helped you plan this trip, especially more so hearing that it has met your expectations and that it was a memorable experience for you and your husband. Your guide Nelis, has revelled in the opportunity to share his... More 

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