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Walking Tour of Cambridge University

From US$23.42
Highlights
  • Explore Cambridge and its historic university with your guide
  • Tour local landmarks including Great St. Mary’s Church and the Eagle pub
  • Visit colleges such as Corpus Christi and Trinity, and see Cambridge as the students do
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Walking Tour of Cambridge University
From US$23.42
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1pm Shared Walking TourMost Popular
For 90 minutes our guides will take you on an enthralling journey through time as we recount to you the colourful story of Cambridge and its famous university.
US$23.42
3pm Shared Walking Tour
Experience one of the worlds most famous universities with a 1.5-hour walking tour of the prestigious Cambridge University. Follow your guide, a Cambridge University student.
US$23.42
Overview
Founded in 1209, the University of Cambridge ranks among the oldest seats of learning in the world. On this walking tour, follow a guide through Cambridge and see the city from a scholar’s perspective. Visit colleges including Corpus Christi and Trinity, and learn of famous alumni such as C.S.Lewis and John Harvard. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 20 people.
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the entrance of King's College, Cambridge, then head onward through the cobbled streets to begin your walking tour. Home to one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious universities, Cambridge is a city where a strong sense of history hangs in the air.

With your guide to lead the way, discover top sites of interest such as Great St. Mary’s Church and the Eagle pub, and explore famous colleges including Caius, Clare, St. Catherine’s, and Trinity Hall.

Hear of famous alumni who have studied and lectured here, including Sir Isaac Newton and Stephen Hawking. Hear stories from the hallowed corridors and courtyards dating back through the centuries, and gain insight into 800 years of English history.

Along the way, learn how life plays out in the colleges for the university’s many thousands of students and scholars. Then, end your tour in central Cambridge.
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Reviewed yesterday
Walking Tour of Cambridge

Had an excellent walking tour of the university. Our guide, Grace, gave great insights both as a student and as an alumnus. The 90 minutes went by in a flash. Great way to see the sights and learn a thing or two.

Thank Passenger118986
Reviewed yesterday
Fantastic tour of Cambridge with Amazing Grace.

The tour was an excellent overview of the history and current workings of the city and University. Grace went out of her way to make our tour customised to our interests, and we thoroughly enjoyed it.

1  Thank Stefan H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Enjoyable Tour

I absolutely enjoyed the walking tour of Cambridge university. The tour guide regaled us with entertaining historical stories and antics of Cambridge students during the entire tours. I was on the 1 PM tour. Unfortunately I lost sight of my tour guide around 2 PM...More

Thank Lakshmi R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Perfect activity for a one day trip

We just came from London to Cambridge for the day. Booking this walking tour was the best thing we could have done to use our time effectively. Maria was a great host/guide, taking us through 800 years of history in 90 minutes. If you are...More

Thank Javier D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun way to see the city- thanks, Sarah!

Lovely city, glad we decided to do a tour. Tour guide Sarah was great and really knew her stuff. Kept it lively and interesting - made us all laugh. So glad we picked this tour company and so glad we got Sarah! Will definitely be...More

Thank Kristin B
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Sandy C
19 August 2018|
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Response from Adam S | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, we aim to enter inside Pembroke and the back half of Trinity college (depending on availability) on our 1 pm and 3 pm walking tour.
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penshurst33055
9 April 2018|
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Response from Adam S | Property representative |
Hello, You can easily buy your Kings college chapel ticket at the entrance of the college before or after your tour with us. Best regards, Adam.
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