Nestled near the River Cam in one of England's most iconic cities, Cambridge University has been a center of education and history for centuries. A member of the prestigious Ivy League, Cambridge is renowned as one of the oldest universities in the world with many of its buildings dating to the Middle Ages.
It was formed in 1209 as the first ever college of Cambridge University. Through the years Cambridge has produced some of the most respected minds in academia, science, and the arts including Sir Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, and Stephen Hawking.
Just stepping onto the campus of this ancient institution is an awe-inspiring experience. Its beautiful architecturesresonate with the history, art, education, and advancements that have always been connected with Cambridge University. There are numerous historical colleges, imposing chapels, grand libraries, and lush courtyards where a stroll can take you on an incredible journey into the past.
Head to the iconic King’s College Chapel where you can admire its spectacular architecture and evocative statues. Take in the breath-taking view of the Backs of the college buildings cradling the River Cam or listen to the bells of the Great St Mary’s Church calling you to a centuries-old tradition. Take a boat trip along the Cam and spot wildlife as well as the Cambridge skyline.
A visit to Cambridge isn’t complete without attending some of the university’s talks, concerts or debates. Visitors can take part in dynamic performances from some of the world’s leading players and if you’re lucky, you may even stumble across street performers who add more life and colour to the University’s venerable aesthetic.
What makes Cambridge University so unique is that, blended within its strong sense of tradition, are the generations of forward-thinkers, innovators, and creative minds that have made the University the symbol of educational excellence and innovation it is today.
England is one of the most renowned countries around the world and Cambridge University is one of the most famous universities in the world. This walking tour will show you the best spots in this historic city. Travelers will get to visit action attractions such as Great St. Mary's Church and Corpus Clock, and important parts of the university including Pembroke College, King's College, and Trinity College. You'll also find out about the most notable students to have ever studied in the university such as Byron, Newton, Darwin. Walkthrough the paths of these notable faces and find out about years of history. Travelers will be thought of the history of Cambridge and less through the historic environment by a blue badge guide.
It's a tour that gives you the chance to experience one of the most famous universities in England and the world. It's a walking tour that will take you through Cambridge university. To ensure that travelers get the best tour and views in the house, they'll be accompanied by a former student of the university. Marvel at architectural structures such as Trinity College, Corpus Christi College, and King's College. Also, get to find out about stories of past alumni such as John Havard, C.S. Lewis, and Isaac Newton. It's a small-group tour for a customized and personal experience. The tour is limited to 20 travelers. Learn what it means to be a student and live like a student. There's a pickup for passengers from a central meeting point.
There are only very few universities in the world that can compete with the history, prestige and academic success of Cambridge. It's also considered to be one of the most renowned universities in the country. The history of this prestigious university extends into centuries and is intertwined with the history of England. This walking tour will take you past Cambridge University and the popular King's College. The tour will help to highlight any notable names, renowned actors, mathematicians, scientists, Nobel-Prize winners who have lived in this great region. Listen to stories about Charles Darwin, A. A. Milne and William Wordsworth. Go through the hallways and corridors of the University accompanied by a private guide.
This is a walking tour that lets you discover Cambridge without any limits. Travelers are free to discover the region at the pace they want on this 2-hour walking tour. A customizable itinerary means that you will only get to see what you want when you want it. This way, you can learn about the history of the region and the university from a professional tour guide. Travelers will get to see action attractions such as St Benet's Church (Church of England), Corpus Christi College, King's College Chapel, Senate House, Whipple Museum of the History of Science, St Catharine's College, The Pitt Building, University of Cambridge and so on. Entrance fees to action attractions are at personal expense. The tour limited to 5 people and prices is paid per group.
The price paid for the tour includes fees, taxes and all handling charges. There is a professional guide to lead you through the whole experience. The tour guide will point out the action attractions to you. He/she will also provide you with vital information as you walk through the region. Travelers are expected to have a moderate level of physical fitness. The tour is not suitable for people with back problems, heart problems, terminal illnesses or pregnant women. Read more
On this 50-minute shared punting tour in Cambridge your local student-guide will give live commentary as you glide along the River Cam past 8 of the most famous Cambridge colleges from Darwin to Magdelene and 9 bridges from the Mathematical Bridge to the Bridge of Sighs. If you're feeling adventurous you can have a free punting lesson on the...Read more
What turned a boggy medieval town into a world-class university city? Join one of our engaging local guides on the University Walk and encounter the key ideas, people and movements which have formed and reformed Cambridge University and its colleges over 8 eventful centuries. Starting at the iconic 12th-century Round Church, you'll proceed...Read more
Your 90-minute private walking tour is led by a current student or graduate of Cambridge University and you will see all the most famous colleges and landmarks along with an authentic insight into student life.
Your 50-minute private punting tour gives you the opportunity to see eight of the most famous Cambridge Colleges from Darwin...Read more
We know that there is so much for you to see and do in our beautiful city, which makes our walking tour the perfect activity to take in over 900 years of history and architecture in a short period of time.
All our guides are highly experienced, and specialise in giving informative and entertaining introductions to the fascinating history...Read more
This 50-minutes private punting tour gives you the opportunity to see eight of the most famous Cambridge Colleges from Darwin College to Magdelene College and nine bridges from the Mathematical Bridge to the Bridge of Sighs all while being punted by a professionally trained local...Read more
We regularly provide private tours for organizations and assorted schools from around the world. Having shown tens of thousands of students around Cambridge, we have the diverse skill set needed to ensure that students both understand the tour and genuinely enjoy it.
Our student guides have a great insight into Cambridge. They have...Read more
In just an hour, go in search of ghosts and the supernatural stories of Cambridge. See where Wordsworth made ghost spotting scientific, find the origin of the phrase ‘the skeleton in the cupboard’, and hear about the modern ghost story that made the national press. Find out why you might see...Read more
Travellers will get to explore both sides of Cambridge University. Our walking tour will take you through the medieval streets of Cambridge. Explaining the quirks and intrigue that this University is so famous for, your ticket will even include entry into one of the oldest colleges in Cambridge, as long as exams are not operating as the Colleges...Read more