Recent Searches

Walking Tour of Cambridge

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Walking Tour of Cambridge

From $94.84 per group (up to 5)

Lowest Price Guarantee

Select Date and Travelers

Number of travelers
1 traveler2 travelers3 travelers4 travelers5 travelers
Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance. Learn more
Loading available options...

Safety measures
icon1 to 3 hours  (approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more


Historic Cambridge is so compact it can be hard to navigate using apps. Discover the perfect walking route for your group—including access to some university colleges (entrance fees may apply)—with all the benefits of your own private qualified Cambridge guide. Choose between two tours, one focused on Cambridge city center, which includes many university buildings, the second highlighting the university and a scenic riverside walk.
  • Explore historic Cambridge with a private guide just for your group
  • Choose between two great walking routes to suit your interests
  • Flexible start times let you work around trains or fit more into the day
  • Qualified Cambridge guide is allowed to lead groups inside the colleges
Saved to wishlist!
Cambridge City, University & Colleges.
This operator has two meet-up options available. You can either meet at the departure point below or select a location for pick-up.
CB2 3NJ , Market Hill, Cambridge CB2 3NJ, UK

We will meet visitors by agreement at any location in the city centre. The most frequent place for meeting is at the front of the Guildhall, opposite the market.

Hmm...we can’t seem to find this place. Please check the spelling, or choose another location.

This activity will end right where it started.We are happy to meet anywhere in Cambridge centre by arrangement.
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • OPERATED BY Cambridge On Foot
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on sanitization during Walking Tour of Cambridge?
A:The policy on sanitization is:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
See all safety measures taken by Walking Tour of Cambridge.
What is the social distancing policy during Walking Tour of Cambridge?
A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
See all safety measures taken by Walking Tour of Cambridge.

Traveler Photos

See More
See More

Traveler Tips

  • "I highly recommend this particular tour and our terrific guide, Dick Matthews, if you wish to see and learn about the University of Cambridge." See review


124 Reviews
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Reviews by Viator travelers

Showing 1-10 of 124 reviews
A joy to tour with Joy
, May 2022
Joy is a wonderful guide. She made the city come alive and we enjoyed the experience. We are looking to come back for an advanced tour
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Thank you for your review. It was lovely to meet you all and I'm really pleased that you enjoyed the tour. Jo
Fabulous!! Would definitely recommend!
, Apr 2022
We cannot say enough wonderful things about our walking tour with Yvonne! She was lovely and full of facts about Cambridge! I highly recommend her to anyone!! 2 hours was not enough time!
icon Response from Host , Apr 2022
Delighted to hear you enjoyed your tour with Yvonne, she is a wonderful guide. We hope to see you again in Cambridge.
Amazing Experience
, Mar 2022
We had a walking tour with Jo. It was exceptional....You see marvelous structures...but its always the story that makes it more beautiful and memorable.....Cynics may say the stories are on internet...but story telling has its own charm...Jo was amazing...she was eager to share....its my second visit to Cambridge...but surely having a tour guide made it more meaningful.
icon Response from Host , Mar 2022
It was lovely to meet you all and it was a great idea to explore Cambridge after dark, despite it being a bit chilly! Maybe you will come back again in the day time to explore more of the colleges? Kind regards, Jo
, Nov 2021
We really had a great time, Jo is wonderful guide, very kind and knowledgeable! We learned so much :) would definitely recommend!
icon Response from Host , Feb 2022
Thank you for your review. It was lovely to meet both you and your father. He asked such thought-provoking questions, I really enjoyed our tour and maybe we can do it again one day.
Cambridge waking tour - highly recommend!
, Oct 2021
I would highly recommend Dick Matthews as a walking guide. It was highly informative and a great experience.
icon Response from Host , Oct 2021
Bob Thank you. We are delighted you enjoyed your tour with Cambridge On Foot. We hope to see you all back here in Cambridge in the future.
Informative and interesting
, Sep 2021
Our guide Dick was very knowledgeable and tailored our tour to what we were interested in. Very informative and enjoyable.
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Thanks for your review. We're pleased you enjoyed your guided tour and look forward to welcoming you back to Cambridge. Jo
Excellent personalised service
, Sep 2021
Our tour with Dick was excellent. A bespoke service with a knowledgeable and amusing guide. Would recommend as very good value for money. We were never hurried and all our questions were answered. Thoroughly enjoyed
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Margaret I'm really pleased you enjoyed your tour. It was a pleasure to show you and your friends something of our beautiful city. A sensible place to finish our walk, Fitzbillies and Chelsea Buns - I hope they were as good as you remembered. Kind regards Dick M
Cambridge university
, Aug 2021
Sheila was amazing her knowledge and tour was seriously an awesome experience for me and my four children she was very patient and answered all our questions. My daughter wants to come to Cambridge university and this tour was an eye opener
icon Response from Host , Aug 2021
Aisha We are so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your tour of Cambridge. Sheila really is a great guide and I know how pleased she will be to hear how much you enjoyed her knowledge and passion for all things Cambridge. Fingers crossed that your daughter's dream of studying here comes true and we hope to see you all again. Dick Matthews
, Aug 2021
Fantastic time, tour guide really interacted with us and answered all our questions. He had a good sense of humour. Highly recommended. Will be back to visit the sites and pubs he recommended.
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
So pleased you enjoyed your tour. We look forward to welcoming you back. Jo
Excellent walking tour
, Jul 2021
Jo Was a brilliant guide Knowledge expertise and enthusiasm Would recommend this tour to everyone of all ages
icon Response from Host , Aug 2021
Thanks, it was lovely to meet you all. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your walking tour. Thank you for the ice-cream - much appreciated on such a hot afternoon! Jo

Compare Similar Experiences

Walking Tour of Cambridge
Walking Tour of Cambridge


60 to 180 minutes

Free Cancellation



1 hour 30 minutes

Free Cancellation



50 minutes

Free Cancellation



45 minutes

Free Cancellation



2 hours

Free Cancellation



2 hours 30 minutes

Free Cancellation



2 hours

Free Cancellation



50 minutes

Free Cancellation


Explore Similar Things to Do