A really informative and entertaining walking tour, which was most enjoyable despite frequent heavy storms. Our guide Peter was a student himself, was very knowledgeable and had a good sense of humour.
History buffs—particularly those short on time—should look no further than this Oxford walking tour, which offers a comprehensive overview of the historic city. Peek inside ancient colleges, admire the Bodleian Library, learn where famous writers like Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien studied, and more. The tour-group size is limited for a more intimate experience, and it includes a discount card for local shops and restaurants.
We were lucky to have an Oxford student as our tour guide! Tanaya took us around the Bodleian libraries, into beautiful college chapels, showed us where to find the Narnia lamp and gave us little anecdotes on Oxfords famous and infamous from Tolkien to Henry...More
HI Gabriella, Thanks for sharing your recommendation of your tour with Tanaya.
Definitely the best way to see Oxford, especially if you just have an hour or two. Tanaya, a Masters student, gave us a fantastic walking tour of Oxford University taking in many highlights and historic buildings, streets and quads. She has a very pleasant and...More
Hi. Pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Oxford walking tour with us, led by Tanaya.
It was our first visit to Oxford so we opted for the Oxford City & Oxford University Walking Tour. We really enjoyed it! Our tour guide Annamary was friendly, knowledgable and engaging. Would recommend.More
Hi Marco? Thanks for recommending your tour with Anna Mart. She is a new guide but she has gone out of her way to develop her background knowledge and I am very lucky to have her on our team. I am glad you recommended your...More
Had expected to walk thru or into more of the colleges. Many are not open to the public. Our guide was okay, just inexperienced.More
Hi Kristina. I am sorry to hear that you found your tour experience disappointing. Can I just firstly ask you to double check that you definitely did book with us here at 'Visit Oxford Tours' and not with some other tour operator? I ask as...More