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Oxford University Walking Tour

From US$20.04
  • Explore Oxford University with a current student on a walking tour
  • Receive first-hand knowledge from a guide who knows the campus intimately 
  • Listen to information crucial to understanding the history of Oxford 
Oxford University Walking Tour
From US$20.04
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See inside Oxford University, Harry Potter film site and the Bodleian Library with authentic student led tours.
2pm Departure
See inside Oxford University, Harry Potter film site and the Bodleian Library with authentic student led tours.
Let a guide bring one of the world’s oldest universities to life on an Oxford University walking tour. Unlike other tours, your guide is a university student with first-hand knowledge of the prestigious campus. Receive information crucial to understanding the history of the institution, and explore in a small group for a personalized experience. Choose a tour time, and delve deeper into the history of Oxford than if you were to explore independently.
What to Expect
Greet your guide and small group at a central Oxford meeting point at the tour time you selected at checkout. Embark on a walking tour of one of the world’s oldest universities, visiting colleges such as Trinity, All Souls, Hertford, and Radcliffe. Learn about famous alumni and the history’s striking past from your guide as you stroll the campus.

Catch sight of Oxford landmarks such as the Bridge of Sighs and the Church of St. Mary. Your guide leads you to the Bodleian Library, where you can marvel at the ancient books.

Other highlights during this Oxford tour include the pub where J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis spent much of their time, as well as filming locations of some of the Harry Potter films.
Reviews (416)
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Very enjoyable tour with Zena.

We were able to book a tour at last minute on a busy Saturday afternoon; Matriculation Day. Zena our guide managed a big group very well. Most informative and a great insight into Oxford.

1  Thank gellignite
Reviewed 3 days ago
Oxford Morse Walking Tour With LInda Gelens

Swagger, humor, knowledgeable, good listener and a great Morse fan! We highly recommend Linda Gelens as a guide on the Morse tour in Oxford. She combined a knowledge of the University and the colleges with her knowledge of the episodes of Morse in a way...More

1  Thank MaryLiz S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Excellent Tour

Great tour!! Xina Is the best guide! Very detailed and hystrionic! History and Curiosities alltogether!

1  Thank Florencia B
Reviewed 1 week ago
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I took a walking tour of Oxford. I never really understood the concept of the university and it was organized. This tour helped immensely. Our guide was helpful, personable and insightful. A real joy. We had a great time and got to actually go into...More

Thank DeeCee54
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great 2 hour free walking tour with Jake

Recently travelled to Oxford for the day from London. We met Jake at the tourist information office and joined his two hour free walking tour around the university buildings and city itself. Jake was friendly, enthusiastic, and very helpful in answering questions. Overall, we had...More

2  Thank Caroline0706
Footprints T, Manager at Footprints Tours Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello there, Thank you for taking a moment to post a review of your experience. Jake will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with him. Many thanks, The Footprints Team

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