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Oxford University Walking Tour

From US$19.85
  • Explore Oxford University with a current student on a walking tour
  • Receive first-hand knowledge from a guide who knows the campus intimately 
  • Listen to information crucial to understanding the history of Oxford 
Oxford University Walking Tour
From US$19.85
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See inside Oxford University, Harry Potter film site and the Bodleian Library with authentic student led tours.
2pm Departure
See inside Oxford University, Harry Potter film site and the Bodleian Library with authentic student led tours.
Let a guide bring one of the world’s oldest universities to life on an Oxford University walking tour. Unlike other tours, your guide is a university student with first-hand knowledge of the prestigious campus. Receive information crucial to understanding the history of the institution, and explore in a small group for a personalized experience. Choose a tour time, and delve deeper into the history of Oxford than if you were to explore independently.
What to Expect
Greet your guide and small group at a central Oxford meeting point at the tour time you selected at checkout. Embark on a walking tour of one of the world’s oldest universities, visiting colleges such as Trinity, All Souls, Hertford, and Radcliffe. Learn about famous alumni and the history’s striking past from your guide as you stroll the campus.

Catch sight of Oxford landmarks such as the Bridge of Sighs and the Church of St. Mary. Your guide leads you to the Bodleian Library, where you can marvel at the ancient books.

Other highlights during this Oxford tour include the pub where J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis spent much of their time, as well as filming locations of some of the Harry Potter films.
Reviews (445)
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Reviewed today
Excellent tour of Oxford!

Our guide Trevor made the history of Oxford come alive with history, myths. and a thorough knowledge of the colleges.

Thank Lori Q
Reviewed yesterday

First of all, I'll like to say Thank You to Adam of Footprints, who replied to my email so promptly when I booked the tour for 11am on Friday, 19 October 2018. Our Canadian tour guide was super excellent and very detailed orientated. Simply brilliant...More

Thank liza l
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Oxford Uni Walking Tour

Had an amazing time! Our tour guide (Lizzie) was so informative and accommodating for all ages. I even ended up making a friend on the tour too :) I think Footprints is a great idea, and definitely well worth doing as it’s such an amazing...More

Thank nerlinz2018
Reviewed yesterday
Brilliant Tour

Conducted by a cheerful tour leader with in depth knowledge of the major attractions. One is informed of less known details about the major attractions. Little anecdotes peppered thoughtfully throughout the tour liven up the tour. Absolute must when one has limited time but wishes...More

Thank Edward2694
Reviewed yesterday
Fantastic free tour

Fun to do and at the same time an excellent informative tour for young and old! Respect for the enthusiastic guide that had time for taking pictures after each location story, and had the patience to wait for every body (specially me...;-)..) Thanks again!

Thank anoirchahim
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