Guided tour

Cambridge: City Highlights Walking Tour

4.8 / 5

26 reviews

Activity provider: Cantab Tours

Cambridge: City Highlights Walking Tour

Activity provider: Cantab Tours

From US$ 24.45 per person

See the best of Cambridge on a 90-minute highlights walking tour. Spot students heading to class, retrace the steps of your favourite alumni and take in the enchanting atmosphere.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Discover the highlights of the city with a fully qualified and experienced guide
  • Visit the historic colleges, the Senate House, the Corpus Clock and the Cavendish Laboratory
Full description
Learn from your expert local guide and make the most of your time during your stay in Cambridge. Guides are professionally trained and hold either a Blue or Green Badge awarded by the Institute of Tourist Guiding and are members of the Society of Cambridge Tourist Guides. Explore the city and discover Cavendish Laboratory. Here, atoms were split, particles were discovered and DNA was resolved, among other important scientific discoveries. Also, visit the grand Senate House and the Corpus Clock (locally known as the Grasshopper Clock) with it’s intriguing symbolism. A tour of Cambridge wouldn’t be complete without passing some of the university colleges. Pass by Corpus Christi College, King’s, Gonville & Caius and Trinity.
  • Licensed guide
  • Entrance to the colleges.

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Meeting point

Tours depart from outside the entrance of Great St Mary’s Church on Senate House Hill.

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4.8 /5

based on 26 reviews

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Was challenging finding the right location - the meeting point was defined as ‘at the entrance to…’ but upon arriving, it became clear there were three different entrances which was ambiguous. Once I had managed to link up with my guide, the tour was very good, though I would have preferred to walk a greater distance.

April 17, 2022

Was great to see Cambridge and learn about it along the way.

October 8, 2022

September 10, 2022

Product ID: 401074