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Experience Oxfordshire

15-16 Broad Street | Visitor Information Centre, Oxford OX1 3AS, England
+44 1865 686441
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Terrible guide

We had a really terrible guide for a tour of Oxford. I tried to discuss this with them and explain... read more

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Sara L
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London, United Kingdom
Not worth it!

I had been so looking forward to immersing myself with Oxford and the energy of its surroundings... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
toomuchfunnow
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An Oxford Official Walking Tour is the best way to explore Oxford’s history, the University of Oxford, famous people and old traditions. There is a tour for all interests including the popular City and University Tour and tours for fans of Harry Potter, Alice in Wonderland and Inspector Morse. Your tour will be conducted by a professionally trained guide who holds a Blue or Green Badge awarded by the national Institute of Tourist Guiding. Your guide will also be a member of the Oxford Guild of Tour Guides.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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15-16 Broad Street | Visitor Information Centre, Oxford OX1 3AS, England
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+44 1865 686441

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Reviewed yesterday

We had a really terrible guide for a tour of Oxford. I tried to discuss this with them and explain what the problem was but they didn't seem to want to know.

Thank Sara L
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had been so looking forward to immersing myself with Oxford and the energy of its surroundings that this was such a big let down. I had heard from a fellow traveler that the walking tour wasn't worth it, but since I didn't know if...More

Thank toomuchfunnow
Reviewed 6 days ago

This tour lived up to our expectations. Our guide, Leigh, was extremely knowledgeable about Oxford University as well as her specialist subjects. Many of the Colleges were closed to the public due to the end of Term, but Leigh had made the effort to find...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a 2 hour tour with Chila frpm Hungary. Dont be put off by the fact she wasn't from Oxford. She was brilliant. Worth the £14 fee and a tip.

Thank Kate H
Tours_Desk, Tour Desk Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks ever so much for your five star review and recommendation for our walking tours, your guide will be really happy that you were so pleased. It's very kind of you to write and we do appreciate it.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide, Leigh, was knowledgeable and lots of fun. We learned so much about Colin Dexter, and the filming of the Inspector Morse, Lewis, and Endeavour series. It's a great way to experience and learn about Oxford besides. Highly recommended!More

Thank Monica_Moret
Tours_Desk, Tour desk team leader at Experience Oxfordshire, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your 5 star review, it's great to hear that your tour with Leigh was fun and informative, and that you learnt more about the author and the Oxford settings for Morse! It's very kind of you to recommend our tours...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely stupendous experience. Our guide, Brian, was a mine of information. I felt as though I had travelled back in time with him to be actually 'there' and part of ancient university life. Thoroughly recommend it.More

Thank davidwaggett
Tours_Desk, Tour desk team leader at Experience Oxfordshire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your 5 star review for our Guide Brian! It is very kind of you to recommend your tour so highly and we're delighted, along with Brian, that you found it so enjoyable. Thank you again for taking the trouble to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For fans of the Inspector Morse (Lewis and Endeavour) books and TV series, this 2-hour walking tour is filled with tidbits about the stories, characters and filming locations. The very knowledgeable female guide (actually Danish) took us to the colleges (Keble, Exeter), pubs (The Lamb...More

Thank C S
Tours_Desk, Tour Desk Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your 5 star review of your Morse Tour, which we're very glad you enjoyed as much as you did. Thanks too for listing all the Morse film locations and other Oxford landmarks you saw too. We will pass on to Annetta,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the `Morse, Lewis and Endeavour tour with Elizabeth. It was really good. In addition you get all sorts of information over and above Colin Dexter and the TV content. She really knows her stuff and she was super entertaining. I really recommend you...More

Thank Inthecorner
Tours_Desk, Tour desk team leader at Experience Oxfordshire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your very kind review and recommendation for our Morse tour with Elizabeth - I will pass this on and she will be delighted to hear it. It's lovely to have 5 stars, and to hear that you really enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thought we were on top of Colin Dexter and all the stories around Morse and Oxford! But after spending more than two good hours together with a very capable Leigh - our female tour guide - we now know how much story and beauty...More

Thank Brian E
Tours_Desk, Tour Desk Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you ever so much for recommending the Official Inspector Morse tour - your Guide Leigh was delighted to hear you enjoyed it so much. It's great to hear that you enjoyed learning more about the locations as well as hearing more about Morse. Thank...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect walking tour with an amazing guide - Victoria. Very knowledgeable about all thing Oxford. Easy walk with lots of stops. Not to miss!!!

Thank Mike B
Tours_Desk, Tour Desk Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your super review! Your guide, Victoria will be very pleased, as we are, with your 5 star recommendation.

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ladyinblack1964
Where does the Inspector Morse tour meet up? Can I get directions to the meet up location from the train station? Thank you!
5 April 2017|
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Response from Steph2james | Reviewed this property |
The meeting point is next to Martyrs Memorial on St Giles, Oxford OX1 3 BJ
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Judith C
Interested in the Morse, Lewis, Endeavor tour
15 March 2017|
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Response from Steph2james | Reviewed this property |
Haven't done this tour but I believe it's very good and Oxford is so beautiful I have no doubt you will enjoy it
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Karen S
Will be coming to Oxford on 9th May 2017 would like to do a morse tour ,are there ant suitable for an older person can walk but no steep climbs
16 February 2017|
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Response from Tours_Desk | Property representative |
Thanks very much for your question. All of our tours are 2 hours long and involve 1-2miles walking - Oxford is quite flat and walkable, however some colleges do have a few steps at the entrance. Please advise us when you... More
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