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Oxford Walking Tours

#14 of 51 Tours in Oxford
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Oxford Walking Tours have been operating from the blue gates of Trinity College in Broad St for over 27 years. Tours go inside the Colleges including where Harry Potter was filmed. There is no need to pre-book, just turn up before the hour and pay...more
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Broad Street | Trinity College Gate, Oxford OX1 3BH, England
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+44 7790 734387
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 June 2013

We were very impressed by Vinny´s storys. He also told us things about the university and how to undertand the dress code of the students, the flowers in their gowns and so on. He is a very good story teller who also includes a picture...More

4  Thank Alma S
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 July 2011

We had booked a tour with Stuart and he was very organised and efficent with the arrangements. Maybe it was because it was late afternoon & he was tired, or we were an uninteresting group of middle aged people, but we all thought the tour...More

5  Thank BSMF
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My guide was Edward and he knew his stuff. He was happy to answer any and all questions and gave us suggestions about further things to do and try. I loved it as it was a great way to see the city and learn more...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were a group of 6 with our guide, Paula, a PhD history student. Paula brought this city to life. Her knowledge, and ability to impart it, made our visit extra special. We went to sites and had points of interest pointed out to us,...More

Thank Lake29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky to have Nina as our tour guide who combined ghost stories, history and information on how the university and colleges work. It was great 90 minute tour. At the end when others had left she spent an extra 15-20 minutes talking with...More

Thank Katy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This walking tour took us through Baillol College, Bodleian Libraries, Oxford School of Divinity, and by famous pubs and side streets. The guide was informative and good-humored. As an educational professional, I enjoyed hearing about the university systems, famous alumni, and incredible events of the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Edward fluently and seamlessly shepherded his flock around and inside a variety of colleges, The Sheldonian, and the Bodleian. It was a very cold day and he did what he could to get us out of the wind and into the weak October sun. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of six which was lovely and Magnus took us around a couple of universities into their chapels, the ‘Bridge of Sighs’ and the area around the Radcliffe Camera. He had lots of interesting information and answered our questions easily. There were...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the last 10 years we have never missed an opportunity to do the ghost tours, haunted Oxford tours and the many historical walks of the different colleges, each and every time we visit Oxford with friends and family. They have never failed us, with...More

1  Thank Anna P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb tour by Edward. The poor reviews recently posted were obviously for a different tour, because there was absolutely nothing to complain about with this tour. Edward made the tour informative and enjoyable, showing us the inside of the colleges. Yes, a short tour, but...More

Thank Trelaine10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have ordered an Oxford University and Colleges 1,5 hour walking tour via GetYourGuide booking platform and the actual tour supposed to be provided by the local operator- Oxford walking tour. The tour has been pre-booked, pre-paid and pre-confirmed well beforehand. A day before we...More

Thank Nata78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got into ONE college and NOT the Bodleian as promised on the literature. Shame I had to give it one star, it deserves none. The guide was ill-informed - he needs a very basic history lesson about the reformation instead of announcing to credulous...More

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mthaw
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Response from Shaun L | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is a cost and best to email the contact listed at the website for times and meetup location
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Response from 11Jilly | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm afraid I can't answer re distance from the station as we didn't travel by train. The meeting point was at the gates of one of the colleges, I'm 99% sure it was Trinity, so I'm sure someone would point you in the... More
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