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Walking Tour of Cambridge University

From US$23.58
  • 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
Walking Tour of Cambridge University
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1pm Shared Walking Tour
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.
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.
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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1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago
Walking Cambridge with Maggie

We booked a walking tour of Cambridge and by the best luck possible, we were paired with Maggie. She is British and has lived in Cambridge for many years, after moving there to attend one of the local amazingly beautiful colleges. Maggie could not have...More

Thank Brent M
Reviewed 4 days ago

PhD American student who was tremendous. She was interested and interesting. Her seven years in Oxford studying town planning made her a real gem

1  Thank aphmann
Reviewed 1 week ago
Knowledgeable guide, good overview of Cambridge University.

I took the three pm tour on Sunday June 24. Our guide, a graduate of Clare College who is currently a supervisor (equivalent to an Oxford tutor) there, did an excellent job imparting her knowledge of the Cambridge system. The pace of the tour was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
A must do while you’re in Cambridge

Unexpectedly I was the only person who booked this tour for the 3pm slot and that turned out to be such an amazing experience. My guide, Maria, was incredibly knowledgeable and funny. She shared plenty stories of different colleges and given that she is a...More

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fascinating, insider's tour of Cambridge today and throughout history

My partner and I had a fantastic afternoon walking tour with Jess as our guide. We both wished we'd studied Classics with Jess as she came across as both friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Our group was a perfect size of about 8 participants and Jess...More

1  Thank Lawrence M
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10 April 2018|
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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