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Footprints Tours Oxford

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Footprints Tours is Oxford's most highly reviewed tour operator, and the only one run by students! Our famous Free Walking Tour is perhaps the most enjoyable way to acquaint yourself with our beautiful city: we also run tours of the University; pub...more
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Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BJ, England
+44 20 7558 8706
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Lizzie our tour guide was excellent, she was very knowledge and very engaging. The weather was awful - it was raining and very cold but she just got on with the tour and gave us lots of information about Oxford and the Universities. We would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed today

Enjoyed Trevor's tour very much ! He really knows his stuff, is a great story teller and he went out of his way for us. And well understandable for non-native English speakers. Getting the stories from behind all the facades adds so much value to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Koen K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our walking tour with Jamie, a student earning her Masters Degree at the University. She was informative, friendly and helpful. One of the tour guides suggested that we should explore the Ashmolean Museum before our walking tour started. Amazing! Go if you...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I arrived in Oxford early on a cold December afternoon to visit the Christmas market. After parking at the Park and Ride we got off the bus and almost the first thing we saw was the sign for the 2 hour free...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank YorkshireMarkD
Reviewed 3 days ago

Definitely should be on the to-do list when you visit Oxford. Interesting and well delivered, thank you for a great tour, Trevor!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank woltschek
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic day out, our guide had a PhD in archaeology which was very useful when visiting historical sites. Small group, really comfortable atmosphere.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Tamara P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We found the tour after a little search. The address isn't easy to find by street number, but you gather outside Boswells, which is just a short walk up from Waterstones. It's stated in the email confirmation so don't be distracted by the numbers, like...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank WezHealy
Reviewed 4 days ago

I felt we were conned. Although our guide was good, I have no complaints about that but Footprint tours charged us £15 per person for a guided tour in Spanish, the entry to the Harry Potter film site was £1 to the general public and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Marisa312
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in Oxford last weekend (7th -9th Dec) and were looking for a walking tour. Most tours were overpriced. We finally found this free walking tour offered by Footprints. This is by far the best walking tours that I've ever done. Trevor, a recent...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank vigneshkris
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this walking tour today. Trevor was extremely knowledgeable and told the stories and history of Oxford with great prowess and enthusiasm. Easily the best tour guide I’ve ever had. Thanks!

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Anna W
1 August 2018|
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Response from clueduptraveller | Reviewed this property |
We actually rang them.. Number on website. Very helpful. They do large groups.
21 April 2017|
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Response from Footprints_Tours | Property representative |
Hi there - we do indeed :)
Arun George J
24 March 2017|
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Response from Footprints_Tours | Property representative |
Hello there. The routes our guides take will depend entirely on the nature of the group. If any of our guests have prams, or use wheelchairs, we will always ensure that the route is appropriate for all guests :)