Free Walking Tour of Cambridge

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Hear Cambridge’s past and imagine its future with a local guide that will tell you all about the history, and the stunning architecture of the City of Perspiring Dreams. During the Free Tour of Cambridge, you will view the famous Kings College Chapel, the Round Church in Cambridge, and the Mathematical Bridge!

 See key landmarks such as The Eagle Pub, and the unmistakable Pembroke College, while you also walk past Market Hill and the eminent Cavendish Laboratories.

Enjoy a fun and insightful free city tour of the so-called Silicon Fen from a unique perspective. Your expert guide will keep you well informed about the city’s hidden gems, traditions, and customs while in town.

Plus you’ll also learn about the best places to get some delicious local food!

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Discover Cambridge on a Budget

Discover the Best Free Things to Do in Cambridge with World Free Tours! 🎓 Experience the charm of this prestigious university city on our exceptional Free Walking Tours tailored for travelers like you. Not only are these tours informative and engaging, but they’re also easy on the wallet.

Embark on a captivating journey through Cambridge’s rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture. 🏛️ Our passionate, local guides share enthralling stories and hidden gems, making your experience truly unforgettable.

Booking is a breeze – reserve your spot online and pay nothing upfront. You decide the value of the tour by tipping the guide at the end based on your satisfaction. 💸

Explore Cambridge’s mesmerizing corners on a Free Walking Tour and create priceless memories while setting your own price!


Ready to Get the Most Out of Cambridge?

Explore the city of Cambridge on foot with an expert tour guide.

You’ll get to see all the best spots, from Great St Mary’s Church to the Corpus Clock, the magnificent Kings College Chapel, and even walk past the popular Eagle Pub.

Experience Cambridge your way and book the Free Walking Tour of Cambridge!

Tour Information

Price: Free
Language: 🇬🇧
Duration: 2 hours
Meeting Point: See Map
Covid-19 measures: Our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations.


What will I see during the tour?
– Great St. Mary’s Church
– King’s College
– Corpus Clock
– The Eagle Pub
– Cavendish Laboratories
– Pembroke College
– Mathematical Bridge
– Trinity College
– Round Church
– and more!

How much should I tip?
If you enjoyed the experience, at the end of the tour you may tip your guide according to your budget and level of satisfaction.

How do I find the guide?
The guide will be waiting for you at the meeting point. Try to arrive 5-10 minutes before the starting time as it may not be possible to meet the guide after the tour has already started.

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FAQs 🔎

What will I see during the Free Tour of Cambridge?

The Free Tour of Cambridge offers an engaging exploration of the city’s rich history, stunning architecture, and renowned academic institutions. Key highlights of the tour include the iconic King’s College, with its breathtaking chapel and intricate fan-vaulted ceiling, the picturesque River Cam, where you can admire the traditional punting boats, and the bustling Market Square, the heart of the city’s commerce. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit other impressive University of Cambridge colleges, such as Trinity College and St. John’s College, while learning about their fascinating histories and famous alumni. As you stroll through the charming streets of Cambridge, you’ll be captivated by the city’s unique blend of academia, history, and natural beauty.

How much should I tip my guide?

For free tours the general principle of tipping is based on your satisfaction with the tour and your budget. A common practice could be in the range of £5 to £10 per person, depending on the quality of the tour, the guide’s performance, and your budget. Of course, if you feel that the guide went above and beyond, you could tip more as a token of appreciation.

Keep in mind that these amounts are just suggestions, and you should adjust your tip according to your level of satisfaction with the tour. It’s always a good idea to carry some small bills to make tipping easier.

How do I find the guide?

Head to Market Hill and arrive a few minutes before the scheduled start time. Keep an eye out for a group gathering, as there could be fellow tour participants. By arriving early and being attentive to signs and group dynamics, you’ll easily find your guide and be ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through Cambridge.

What is the meeting point of the Free Tour of Cambridge?

The meeting point is on Market Hill.

How long does the Free Tour of Cambridge last?

The Free Tour of Cambridge lasts around 2 hours.

Where does the tour end?

The Free Tour of Cambridge finishes by the Round Church of Cambridge.