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Official Guided Tours of Cambridge

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Visit Cambridge organises tailor made private guided tours and daily public Guided Tours of Cambridge led by fully qualified Cambridge Blue and Green Badge Guides.Public tours leave from the Tourist Information Centre every day of the year apart...more
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Tourist Information Centre Peas Hill, Cambridge CB2 3AD, England
+44 1223 791501
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All reviews walking tour hour tour excellent tour kings college wonderful introduction brought history to life eagle pub blue badge guides tourist info centre the parker knowledgeable guide booked this tour highly recommended tour hour walk two hours historical facts lovely city
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We saw many places where some of the greatest men and women that have ever lived worked and produced many of the breakthrough discoveries that have helped mankind reach and aim for higher levels of understanding of the universe around us. Moreover, our guide, Sophie...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking tour was good introduction to the colleges. But our tour didn’t go into many college buildings, just churches which were ok but for £20 per person not sure it’s value for money. Our tour guide, Emily, was pleasant though wished she gave more historic...More

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VisitCambridge, General Manager at Official Guided Tours of Cambridge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review, however I think it is for another walking tour company as we do not have a guide called Emily and all our tours go inside colleges. Our equivalent tour is the Cambridge Highlights tour which is £15 per person and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Cambridge today and went on the highlights of Cambridge tour with tour guide Gill Mallett. This was an interesting hour and a half and Gill was engaging, knowledgable and friendly. We both learnt a lot . Many thanks Gill! I...More

Thank Caroline h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my walking tour with Jess. There were only two of us and so she asked what we would particularly like to see. She was fun, informative and got us into colleges. She spent much longer with us than we paid for. I would...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This proved to be a wonderful way to get a taste of Cambridge for both the city and some colleges. Our guide, Kirsten, was extremely knowledgeable. Her presentation was very interesting and educational. She is a delightful lady who treated everyone well, even a young...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I had an amazing tour with Frankie of "Tours of Cambridge" on Tuesday. She was engaging, informative, enlightening and entertaining. Her knowledge and enthusiasm brought the colleges and city to life! Booking staff at Tours of Cambridge were really helpful when booking...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Sophie Smiley for this Nice introduction to the history of Cambridge and its colleges. Chapel at King's college was very beautiful with evening sunlight going through colored glasses made centuries ago.

Thank Remi0000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the 1.5 highlights tour with Ian as our guide - we had a great time wandering around and hearing a lot of interesting facts about such a great city. Ian was an excellent guide. Highly recommended if you're visiting Cambridge

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was very enjoyable, yet relaxing tour. Our guide was absolutely fabulous, sharing tidbits of history and interesting facts. The time went very quickly. We had many questions, the guide repeated each for all to hear and answered each one individually. I would highly...More

1  Thank GretnaStiles
Reviewed 13 October 2018

We had a wonderful private tour with Mavis, our guide. She was a complete joy and so interesting as she talked about the world of Cambridge University. Thank you for arranging a delightful afternoon for us.

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29 March 2018|
Response from Marta M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to answer so late. The Cambridge station is ca. half an hour walk fom the city centre. Have a nice visit if is not already done.
Susanne L
5 February 2018|
Response from Marta M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry foh late reply. Better to book a tour.
Susanne L
5 February 2018|
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Response from Vitoria4 | Reviewed this property |
You need to book in advance