Come spend a day with us exploring these fantastic places and learn about how Universities started and view the stunning architecture of colleges such as Trinity, Kings College, Christchurch and more. Both of these places are very well known for their universities but they actually have much more to offer than just academia! Cambridge is a city that dates back almost 2000 years and situated in an area famous for its canals. For generations people have floated down stream to appreciate the beautiful surroundings. Oxford has many similarities to Cambridge, but it has a much busier vibe - similar to that of London while fortunately keeping its own unique identity.
|Age Range: 10 - 80yrs|
|Tour Pace: Relaxed|
|Group Size: 25 - 50|
After meeting your guide in the morning we depart London and head towards Cambridge by coach. On arrival we stop at Silver Street Bridge where you can use the toilets and start our walking tour.
We learn about several colleges nearby and head towards the main town center, passing the famous Eagle pub, the Chronophage, Senate House and Kings College. We finish our walking tour near Trinity college and you are invited to join the guide on an optional Punting tour on the River Cam. In the mid-afternoon we get ready to depart to our next destination, Oxford
On arrival we start our walking tour next to the very first museum to open to the public in the world, the Ashmoleon. We continue our tour visiting the Sheldonian Theatre and the Bodlein Library before arriving at the Radcliff Camera for a photostop. We then pass through the Victorian market and head to the centre of town where you will have free time to shop or you can visit Christchurch College nearby.
In the evening we meet to depart Oxford and head back home.
Wonderful Paris. Landmarks dominate its skyline such as the Arc de Triomphe, the Sacre Couer and iconic Tour d'Eiffel - the city has a certain prestige that you can only appreciate by visiting. Paris also hosts several world famous museums, art galleries and ancient buildings such as the Notre Dame and its catacombs. See the birth of Art Noveau with its decorated metro stations or take a cruise to see all the best sights and bridges or "ponts". You have a wonderful opportunity to visit the "Happiest Place in Earth" - Disneyland Paris during this tour for a full day and it includes access to all the rides! France prides itself by its great gourmet food and strong flavored cheeses - go French for a day and don't forget the wine!
Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland located in the Central Belt region of the country. It hosts the most stunning historical sights and in 1995, UNESCO listed the old and new towns of Edinburgh as World Heritage Sites. With a population of approximately 450,000, Edinburgh manages to combine both ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere. In Edinburgh, medieval palaces rub shoulders with the best of modern architecture, Gothic churches with amazing museums and galleries. In 2004, Edinburgh became the first member of the UNESCO Creative Cities initiative when it was designated a City of Literature.The Scottish Highlands is the rugged northern and North-western portion of Scotland. This is the Scotland conjured up by visions of tartan, kilts, Bonnie Prince Charlie and all.
Our weekend tour to Amsterdam and Bruges is an action-packed adventure visiting two of the most beautiful cities in northern Europe. With a full day to explore Amsterdam, there so many things to do it can sometimes be hard to decide! With comfortable hotel accommodation and our modern coaches - we aim to make your fun-filled weekend as relaxing as possible. On our return to the UK we stop by the medieval city of Bruges to indulge in its delights such as beers, waffles and life-changing chocolates!