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Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler

  • Private walking tour of Oxford
  • Get insider tips on the city and the university from your dedicated guide
  • Explore both the college and the city, including the Divinity School and the Bodleian Library
Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler
From US$ 129.76
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Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler
US$ 129.76
Get the inside scoop on Oxford's storied history on this private walking tour. Through your dedicated guide's informative narration, learn about the evolution of the university and all the achievements that have taken place there. Enjoy a flexible itinerary, personalized attention and plenty of time to ask questions, since this is a private tour for just you and your party.
What to Expect
You and your private party will meet your guide at the Weston Library, part of Oxford's main research library. Alternatively, pickup is available at your Oxford city hotel or the Oxford Railway station.

Set out on foot to explore both the historic city's downtown heart and a selection of the university's famous colleges. Learn about its feuds and foibles, achievements and ambitions, and why its alumni still hold sway over much of the British Establishment. Hear tales of how 'Town and Gown' have got along, (or not), with each other over the centuries. On campus, explore the interior of the Divinity School and some of the other hallowed colleges.

Walk away from your tour with a good idea of places you'd like to revisit and recommendations from your guide on other activities and restaurants to enjoy in the area.
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Reviews (9)

1 - 5 of 6 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Got an insiders perspective with lots of great stories - just brilliant.

My husband and I recently visited Oxford and while I'd visited when I lived in England many years ago it was my husbands first time. Chris Peters (our guide) was charming, so knowledgeable and with the type of stories that only an insider has. We...More

Thank Bernadette M
Reviewed 2 June 2018
Perfectly pitched for our group

Chris Peters was great. Very interesting tour - his knowledge is impressive - his sense of humour a bonus. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank Deborah J
Reviewed 27 May 2018
FIve star Guide

Chris met us at our hotel, and then after introductions we set out on our private walking tour of Oxford. Chris knows Oxford inside out having been here when he was an undergraduate and now as a post-grad student. Details of the history of Oxford,...More

Thank presdient
Reviewed 18 September 2017
Second time and still as enjoyable as the first time

We'd booked a tour a couple of years ago, for friends visiting from the USA. It was led by Chris Peters and we found him to be a great ambassador for Oxford and the UK in general. So when we knew we had friends visiting...More

Thank listening2U
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile
Great tour

My partner and I were lucky enough to have a walking tour of Oxford with Chris Peters and it was a very informative and fun tour. We were held captive with Chris's knowledge and stories. An exceptional value to our trip. Cheers, Bernard

Thank Bernard C
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