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Walking Tour of Cambridge University With A Graduate Guide

  • 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 With A Graduate Guide
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Shared University 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.
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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.
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.
Reviews (133)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A big thank you to Josh, our guide, who made our afternoon tour around Cambridge so enjoyable. He was so knowledgeable, informative & friendly & helped us to fall in love with Cambridge.

1  Thank Pioneer518578
Reviewed 6 days ago
Well done Jess

I think our tour guide was Jess (sorry, bad memory). She taught Latin literature, graduated from Clare College, had long dark hair. Just wanted the powers that be know who she is as she was fantastic and really made the hour and a half tour....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lyn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lovely Introductory Tour to Cambridge University

Eimear, 4th year undergraduate of Cambridge from Dublin provided a memorable tour of the Cambridge University. I was working in Cranfield during the week and only had an afternoon to spend looking around Cambridge and this tour was a perfect introductory to the university, the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 2000AtlanticGT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Marvelous Maria

Took this tour with an 11 and 14 year old. It was tipping it down with rain and blowing a gale, and yet Maria our tour guide still managed to make this tour the highlight of our trip. Maria was interesting, informative, friendly and engaging....More

Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Many thanks to Leah

Many thanks to Leah for the great walking tour. It was really informative, not formally and joyful! Thanks to Leah we have looked behind the usual pictures from the cards and touched to the university life.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Ilia B
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28 February 2019|
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Response from CambridgeAlumniTours | Property representative |
Hello, College availability is limited however some colleges do still remain available. During this time we have to assess visitation on a daily basis. We will always strive to go above and beyond for our customers to gain... More
Sandy C
19 August 2018|
Response from CambridgeAlumniTours | 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.
9 April 2018|
Response from CambridgeAlumniTours | 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.