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Essential Cambridge- The Absolute Must-Sees 2 hours

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If you're short for time in Cambridge, this tour will make sure you see and hear about all the key places and people.

You'll find out about the University and its 31 colleges

We'll pass by:

The magnificent Senate House where the students graduate

Various colleges including Gonville and Caius/Trinity Hall/Trinity/St John's and King's college

The River Cam - where you can be sure to see people punting

The Corpus Clock

The Eagle Pub

The Old Cavendish Laboratory

And more...


Cambridge Tour Guide - Murray J.
Murray J.
5.00 / 5
(1 reviews)
10:00 AM

Meeting Point

In front of Great St Mary's

10:00 AM

Great St Mary's

I'll meet you in front of Great St Mary's. This is considered to be the centre of Cambridge. The church is closely connected with the foundation of Cambridge University. In front of us will be the Senate House where the students have their graduation ceremony and one of the colleges, Gonville and Caius. We'll discuss the foundation of the university, the relationship between the university and the colleges, student antics involving the Senate House that made the front pages of the newspapers and ...

10:30 AM

Senate House Passage/Trinity Hall/The River Cam

We'll see and find out about a rather unusual neoclassical gate along Senate House Passage. Then pass by Trinity Hall, where Stephen Hawking did his PhD and discover why he ended up doing this in Cambridge instead of Oxford. Next have a look at the River Cam and check out what "punting" is.

11:00 AM

Trinity College/St John's College/King's College

We'll pass by Trinity where Sir Isaac Newton studied and where there is an apple tree. Is it "the" apple tree? St John's was founded by a rather remarkable woman who founded another Cambridge college and as for King's....well, you won't be able to miss King's College Chapel and you'll hear about some of the feats of the Cambridge Nightclimbers

11:30 AM

The Corpus Clock/The Eagle Pub/The Old Cavendish Laboratory

The Corpus Clock-one of the most modern additions to King's Parade (The Must-See Street in Cambridge) described as "both hypnotically beautiful and deeply disturbing". The Eagle pub where Shakespeare "may" have visited but where Crick and Watson "did" go to announce "We have discovered the secret of life" in 1953. And the Old Cavendish perhaps the most important building in Cambridge.

12:00 PM

The Old Cavendish Laboratory

This is where we will end the tour.

Ending Point

The Old Cavendish Laboratory

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Tour Important Information

The timing is flexible.

Moderate walking is involved so this should be suitable for most people. It's a good idea to wear comfortable shoes and

bear in mind that the chance of rain can never be entirely ruled out in the UK!

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Cambridge Tour Reviews

A fantastic, delightful and detailed trip around the Colleges at Cambridge

Murray was well prepared with printed material. He was right on time. We spent 3 hours around the Colleges in the central of Cambridge. He knew a lot of facts which made the tour interesting and funny and helped me remember for the lots of information we got. He also had activities for the kids (4 and 7 years old). It was an amazing 3 hours. I would highly recommend to walk around Cambridge with Murray for every kind of group as he is flexible and I'm sure he will organize just the right tour for you! Sophy

Zsofia J.

Sophy Thank you so much for that lovely review. I really enjoyed the tour, too! I'm sure the next time you visit King's College Chapel the kids will remember the stone dragons and greyhounds. It was also very nice to be part of your family for a short time. Many thanks again Murray

$215/ per group

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