We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Official Guided Walking Tours of Cambridge

Address: Tourist Information Centre, Peas Hill | Wheeler Street, Cambridge CB2 3AD, England
Phone Number: +44 1223 457574
Website
Improve this listing
93%
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Walking tours, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Visit Cambridge organises tailor made private guided tours and daily public Guided Tours of...
More attraction details
Attraction details
Type: Walking tours, Sightseeing Tours
Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Visit Cambridge organises tailor made private guided tours and daily public Guided Tours of Cambridge led by fully qualified Cambridge Blue Badge Guides.Public tours leave from the Tourist Information Centre every day of the year apart from Christmas day and cover the most important aspects of the City, University and colleges. Your guide will relate some of the fascinating stories regarding the famous people connected with Cambridge whilst looking at some of the best known and impressive sights Cambridge has to offer. Entrance to the magnificent King's College and Chapel is also included as is St John's College or Queens'College when availableGhost Tours are also available on Friday and Saturday evenings, tours of the Parker Library are offered on Thursday afternoons and you can join a tour of the Fitzwilliam Museum on Saturday afternoons.Private tours can also be tailor made to suit your groups interest, language and budget.

Hotels near Official Guided Walking Tours of Cambridge

Write a Review

112 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    88
    17
    5
    2
    0
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Minsk, Belarus
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

This Saturday (21st of February) I had a pleasure to take a 2 hour walking tour troughout Cambridge. Susan was not only a knowledgable guide, but also a person who loves her home town. She was very polite, ready to answer any questions, very nice to everybody. And definetaly, I would have not known so many facts about the university... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We booked upon arriving in Cambridge on Friday afternoon for the following day's morning visit. Upon our arrival at 11am on Saturday, we checked our tickets. Which indicated "Friday at 11", despite having bought them from the Information Centre that same Friday in the afternoon. Albeit, we could have checked when purchasing. The staff at the Centre, apologised for their... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
WI
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We started our tour at the Visitor Center. We definitely got our moneys worth as we saw a ton in 2 hours. The Eagle / Cavendish Laboratory / Pembroke College / St. John's College / Trinity (only outside) / Senate Hourse and more. THe best part is this included entering some of the colleges. It usually includes King's College but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The walking tour gives you the opportunity to explore the city's nooks and crannies, with a guide who is a font of information, anecdotes and stories about the various places of interest. Our guide Mary also speaks French, so tours are also available in other languages as well. Take a camera and prepare to learn a lot! Your starting point... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Excellent and informative tour. The guide was an expert.it took about 90 minutes and gave a good overview of the history of the city.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newport
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We paid to go on a 2 hour walking tour with a local guide. It was booked and started from the tourist information centre for £18. We visited many places of interest and the ticket included entry to Kings College Chapel and Queens College.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We went on a guided ghost tour of Cambridge and of course the Colleges. Tony was funny and had a huge amount of knowledge. The tour wasn't too scary for those who might fright easily as there were a number of small children. I would reccommend as a must do for something a little different on your visit to Cambridge!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We have experienced the most delightful walk around Cambridge guided by Tony. The tour was the official one from the tourist office. Great humour all the way around, really interesting information, Great stories and a fantastic engagement with his audience. We had never been to Cambridge before and chose this tour to give us an informed insight. Wow what a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Raleigh, North Carolina
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We spent a wonderful two hours meandering around the central historic district of Cambridge on a guided walking tour. Our guide was delightful, very knowledgeable, and considerably enhanced out appreciation of Cambridge. She regaled us with tales of local lore and as she led us through the streets of Cambridge and in and out of the Colleges we began to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hitchin, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Tony was a knowledgeable and entertaining guide.Visit to college grounds and Kings college cathedral included in tour.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Official Guided Walking Tours of Cambridge also viewed

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
 
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
 

Been to Official Guided Walking Tours of Cambridge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Official Guided Walking Tours of Cambridge staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?