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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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Great St Mary's Church (Church of England)
The Round Church Visitor Centre
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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.
  • 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
  • Listen as your guide brings 800 years of history to life
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Reviewed 4 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 5 days 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 6 days 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
Reviewed 6 days ago
Alumni tour of Cambridge

A great way to be see and understand Cambridge if you are a day travellor. Grace made the tour interesting and informative. highly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Grace was excellent

About 15 years ago, we toured Cambridge on our own, but this time, we paid the money for a guide. And we were glad we did. Our guide was Grace, a 26-year-old Cambridge grad who has conducted about 30 tours. When I get a younger...More

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Sandy C
19 August 2018|
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.
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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