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“Glorious weather and 2 weeks before the start of the academic term offered the perfect day to enjoy this relaxed and informative tour around the historic university buildings and the River Cam in their midst.”
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...read more
“We know Cambridge well but this tour was packed with engaging details which made it fun and informative.”
“... shared many stories from his student’s perspective, while also describing the impressive history of Cambridge U. Willie’s a passionate and animated group leader, which made this an informative and fun experience!”
“Hi this was a very interesting and informative tour Chris our guide was very knowledgable and friendly The punting tour was an excellent way to end the tour very relaxing and again very informative Would highly re...”
Cambridge is most famous for its university, with a history dating back over 800 years. On this combo tour, explore the historic streets on foot, and take to the Cam River by punt (flat-bottomed boat), and see the...read more
“A really great opportunity of discovering the inner secrets of Cambridge, its campuses, and exploring the city while having fun with my family!!”
“very very recommended your if you are lucky to have Daniel on board l, very knowledgable, super friendly and passionate about everything involved in the tour, please do this amazing tour, best 2 hours while you ar...”
“Very polite staff - knowledgeable boatman - relaxing tour - will recommend it to anyone who wants to take a sedate pint along the Cam without the effort of punting your own boat”
Enjoy a classic Cambridge experience without the expense of renting your own punt—or the hassle of steering it! (Just ask your guide for a punting lesson if you’d like to try.) Sit back, relax, and grab plenty of...read more
“Afterwards we went on to Granta punting tours and the young man, who was studying medicine at Trinity Hall was a mine of information showing us the incredible beauty of the backs where you see so much more of the...”
“Visited some great sights in Oxford broadening our knowledge of University life and University myths and facts.”
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...read more
“Negotiated a good price with Eren and Ryan our pusher was knowledgeable and fun, making a great experience Highly recommend a punt down the river, thank you”
“Such a laugh, Tony the guide was fantastic - great outfit - lovely man, full of knowledge and made it really fun! Just over an hour, went around some of the most haunted sites and the stories from fact to folklore...”
“Highly recommend the walking tour, the city itself is very walkable and our guides knowledge really provided us insight into the history of the university, the scholars who have graduated and life at Cambridge.”
“It was our first time in Cambridge and we would definitely recommend this! Laura was a brilliant tour guide and gave such a insightful and informative tour; thank you! Hannah and Em :)”
We know that there is so much for you to see and do in our beautiful city, which makes our combined walking and river tour the perfect activity to take in over 900 years of history and architecture in a short period...read more
“My partner and I had a wonderful time on this tour, it shows you back streets and the paths along the river, some of the bridges over the Cam and the sites in the city and university too.”
“... navigated us down the scenic waterways while telling us both the history of the university buildings and surroundings as we glided down the River Cam, while weaving in some fun entertaining facts and stories.”
“Special thanks to my chauffeur Mr. Tor who was extremely knowledgeable, funny and made us enjoy the tour at our own pace explaining everything and answering all our unending questions.”
“Sonya has the knack of making it very enjoyable and fun - as well as condensing 17 years of history into very manageable chunks.”
“Myself and partner had great fun being shown the haunts of Cambridge's colleges and alleys by Simon - He was very knowledgeable and entertaining when telling the stories!”
“It was great for our age ranges of 7-49 years thoroughly recommend for anyone who would like to know the history of Cambridge and for any children who love history and gruesome facts (there was an offer to leav...”
“Our chauffeur was so knowledgeable about the history of Cambridge and made it all extremely fun! Whilst the boats are nice and long so lots of leg space to sit back and relax as well!”
“I would highly recommend this company for walking tours - and they even helped us to book a punting tour afterwards with Varcity Punting which was incredible.”
BESPOKE TOURSTailored to your needs and objectives your private tour can be completely personalised visiting your specific places of interest. Or you may stick with our classic tour route.You can request a private...read more
“Pip was our guide - he was funny and informative and told us lots of interesting facts about the college's, having a great guide definatley makes the tour a more fun experience.. Will definitely use Rutherford's a...”
A punting trip down the River Cam is an essential Cambridge experience, but steering your own punt can be a tricky skill to master. Avoid the hassle, and enjoy the perk of having your own chauffeur on this shared...read more
Join local historians as we discover the story behind the birth of one of the world’s most famous universities, what it’s like to be a student at Cambridge University, and explore the extraordinary inventions of the...read more
Enjoy an immersive 105 minute video experience that captures the beauty and wonder of Cambridge. Accompanied by our expert tour guide, you will first explore the cobbled streets by foot. You then go punting on the...read more
Join a local historian and PhD student as we discover the story behind the birth of one of the world’s most famous universities, and what it’s like to be a student at Cambridge University! Take a city break from...read more
Take a day trip out of London and explore the two most famous university towns in the world - Oxford and Cambridge. These 5 self-guided tours will walk you through these charming and unique historic towns as you...read more
Cambridge lends itself so well to our Talking Point Tour. The city didn’t become the wonder it is today overnight. The city developed through an abstract manner with some Roman ingenuity, a bit of Viking savagery, a...read more
Explore the world’s most haunted universityIn 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...read more
Explore Europe virtually with our selection of podcast travel guides of London, Cambridge, Oxford, Paris, Rome, Venice, Berlin and Turkey.Join local historians, who will guide you through a journey behind theatre...read more