Go inside Pembroke College and the world famous Saint John’s College, filming location for The Theory of Everything – we’ll cover the entrance fees!
2-hour tour of Cambridge with a friendly and professional local guide
See the Bridge of Sighs in Cambridge
Small, intimate groups allow more one-on-one attention for every group member
Get an inside perspective on Cambridge ceremonies, student life, college rivalries and much, much more!
At Footprints, we’re experts at constructing and delivering tours that show you the very best with a Cambridge walking tour. Our 2-hour Free Cambridge Walking Tour is a consistent hit with travellers of all stripes.
However, for a truly comprehensive experience that takes you right into the heart of the ancient University of Cambridge, it’s needs to be our Cambridge University Walking Tour. Our knowledgeable local students will tell you all about the University – both about its history, and about how this astounding institution really works today. We’ll include the colourful personalities, strange stories and weird and wonderful details that make Cambridge such a fascinating, quirky place.
The highlight of the outing will undoubtedly be your visit to Saint John’s College, an enchanting 16th-century environment which is the alma mater of figures such as William Wilberforce, Manmohan Singh and the poet William Wordsworth. Saint John’s has produced seven Prime Ministers and no fewer than ten Nobel Prize winners. The College shot to even greater heights of fame recently when it was served as one of the primary filming locations for The Theory of Everything, the hit biopic of Professor Stephen Hawking.
In addition to visiting Saint John’s College, the tour will also cover the main highlight of the city and Cambridge University;
Our guides are fun, engaging local students who will make the city’s history truly accessible for visitors of all ages. We’re not here to throw a list of dates and facts at you. Our guides know their stuff, but they also know how to explain it without putting you to sleep!