The tour introduces at least 9 colleges and describes college life, student traditions, famous literary, scientific, and political figures, and English history in Oxford. Follow the informative guide around the city as you visit the famous sights and learn about the history of Oxford – the guides speak various languages and most are Oxford students and graduates, English tutors, or actors and actresses. Explore the events and stories that shaped Oxford as you walk past colleges and famous sights.
This tour introduces the city and university heritage and it includes entry to one or more colleges or university venues as part of your tour. Which venues will vary from day to day, according to what may be open. The tours are led by a team of us local highly rated guides and many of us are also alumni or students of the university too, so we can also describe what student life is like at Oxford and college traditions from personal experience too. Duration is approximately 90-120 minutes.
NOTICE REGARDING POSSIBLE VENUE CLOSURES:
On any graduation dates, entry to colleges may not be possible but if you happen to book on any such dates, we will forewarn you and thus offer you the opportunity to reschedule or to cancel for a refund, if you prefer.
The schedule for this tour varies by season and until July 2022, it starts at 1pm on Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays but it starts at 2pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Then from July, schedule runs at 1pm every day.
This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:
- Charity fundraising
- Hen / Stag parties
- School groups
- Dog Friendly
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