Cambridge University and city walking tour
Walking tours

Cambridge University and city walking tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Chinese
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Explore the ancient university city where many of the world's greats have been educated
  • Discover the fascinating history of Cambridge from a local guide
  • Enjoy beautiful architecture as you meander the streets
What to expect

Come along on this 1.5-hour tour of Cambridge and discover all the city has to offer. Your tour guide will be an actual student or graduate from Cambridge university so you'll get an authentic insight into the city as well as study life!

What can you pack into an hour and a half? This tour packs that time full of fascinating facts, thrilling history and intriguing snippets of information about Cambridge as a city and as a home to many famous inventors, geniuses and hooligans alike. You'll visit a pub where Watson and Crick announced their discovery and theory of DNA, hear tales of students causing mischief around the city and marvel at the neoclassical architecture.

Your brilliant local tour guide will myth bust theories like Newton's infamous experience under that apple tree, as well as telling you about the surrounding buildings.

You'll also get the opportunity to visit Pembroke College and Trinity College backs. There is far more than meets the eye, and this tour will take you off the beaten tracks of Cambridge!

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What's included
  • Tour guide
  • Entrance to Pembroke College and Trinity College backs (depending on availability)
Reduced price
  • Child (3-12 years): reduced
  • Youth/Student/Concession (student with valid student card or O.A.P): reduced
Where

King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST, UK

Meeting point:

Please meet the team outside the front entrance of King’s College with your ticket 5 minutes before your Cambridge walking tour is due to start.

What to remember
  • Dress accordingly for the weather
  • The tour is available in English and Mandarin
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When
  • Daily
  • The tour departs hourly from 11.00am to 3.00pm
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Provider
Cambridge Alumni Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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