Cambridge’s Colleges and Classic Sights: A Self-Guided Audio Tour | La Vacanza Travel

Cambridge’s Colleges and Classic Sights: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

Duration: 40 to 120 minutes
Destination: United Kingdom, England, Cambridge
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  • 40 to 120 minutes
  • Cambridge
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable

Overview

Are you looking for a way to see Cambridge and its colleges without joining a tour group? Explore at your own pace with this affordable walking tour.

• See architectural highlights in Cambridge’s historic centre including the Wren Library and Corpus Clock
• Hear from producer Anna Granta, a Cambridge local, graduate and part-time tour guide
• Do it all in 45 minutes or linger at stops along the way with complete control over when you start and finish
• Get unlimited use before and after your booking date
• Use the virtual tour option at home

Once you’ve booked, you’ll receive a ticket with instructions and a unique code listed under “Before You Go”. Then simply install the VoiceMap app and enter your code.

The app displays directions to the starting point, and when you’re in the right place, just pop in your headphones and tap start. VoiceMap has automatic GPS playback, with turn-by-turn directions. It also works offline.

Please note that Trinity College is closed due to Covid-19.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: University of Cambridge, The Old Schools Trinity Lane, Cambridge CB2 1TS England

On this tour you explore the centre of Cambridge through three of the university's colleges.

Pass By: The River Cam, Cambridge CB2 1PZ England

You start the tour next to the ticket station for The River Cam boat trips with the option of ending the tour with one of the boat trips.

Pass By: King's College, King's Parade University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 1ST England

The tour starts in front of the main entrance and gatehouse of King's College.

Stop At: King's College Chapel, King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST England

King's College Chapel is one of the most famous pieces of Gothic architecture in the world, and probably the most famous building in Cambridge. You'll stop outside the chapel to admire it before continuing the tour.

Duration: 1 minute

Pass By: Great St Mary's Church (Church of England), St. Marys Passage King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 3PQ England

You're invited to stop and take photos at this location.

Stop At: Trinity College, 31 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB England

You stop briefly outside the Great Gate of Trinity College.

Duration: 2 minutes

Pass By: St. John's College, St. John's St., Cambridge CB2 1TP England

This tour takes you passed the Great Gate at St John's College

Pass By: Magdalene College, Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AG England

The tour takes you passed the grounds of Magdalene College.

Pass By: Garret Hostel Bridge, Garret Hostel Lane, Cambridge CB2 1TJ England

You'll cross over the bridge on this tour.

Inclusions
  • Lifetime access to this tour in English
  • VoiceMap app for Andriod and iOS
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata

Exclusions
  • Smartphone and headphones
  • Transportation
  • Food and drink
  • Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Departure Point

9 King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1SJ, UK


Departure Time


Confirm time with the local provider in advance of your experience.
Cambridge’s Colleges and Classic Sights: A Self-Guided Audio Tour
9/16/2019 - 6/10/2025

Monday - Sunday : 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


Return Details

18 Rose Cres, Cambridge CB2 3LL, UK

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

40 to 120 minutes


User's Reviews

wernert686

21 Apr, 2024

Saw most major sights in Cambridge. Such an insightful audio tour. Worked well using GPS to auto-play the next recording. Seamless experience!

Explorer552651

09 Apr, 2024

Fantastic value for money. Exceeded our expectations. Easy to use and to follow. Being able to leisurely enjoy at our own pace without crowds of others was very a big plus. A number of interesting places to explore with the addition of insider knowledge rich with history. I would highly recommend this.

joaodQ9394XE

27 Dec, 2023

Our guide was excellent, friendly and knowledgeable. WeI loved seeing all the sights of Cambridge and He did an outstanding job.

VERONICA_G

02 Oct, 2023

the App is not easy to download and no clear instructions. Consequently did not use it. It is a shame you cannot download the app beforehand so that you can plan in advance and ensure everything is up and running before the day you need it.

heidig32016

20 Sep, 2023

This little walking tour was full of interesting facts and history. I found it insightful and was glad I purchased - much more economical than a walking tour with a tour guide.

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