This accessible full-day tour to Oxford is a unique, memorable experience that combines convenient accessible transfers from London with a leisurely walking/rolling tour of the “City of Dreaming Spires”. Experience the prestigious Christ Church College and the glorious Christ Church Cathedral, see the Bodleian Library and beautiful Sheldonian Theatre and admire the incredible Radcliffe Camera of Oxford University.
Start your tour by meeting your tour guide at your centrally located London hotel and head out on a 1.5-hour drive inland to the city of Oxford. Upon arrival in Oxford, your knowledgeable tour guide will escort you on a leisurely guided walking/rolling tour, exploring medieval colleges and other historic buildings firsthand. Your tour will encompass the history, architecture and people – lots of famous people – who were made by Oxford and helped make its name.
In Oxford, you will have an opportunity to visit Christ Church, one of Oxford’s largest and most accessible colleges. The Great Hall was inspiration for Hogwarts, and some Harry Potter scenes were filmed in the very place where you’ll be walking/rolling. The 12th century gothic splendor of Oxford’s Christ Church Cathedral is also within the walls of the College. Christ Church was home to Alice Liddell, the real-life Alice in Wonderland.
Your private tour guide will also lead you to experience other unique Oxford attractions including the Bodleian Library, the main research library of the University of Oxford with over 12 million items, and the Sheldonian Theatre built between 1664 and 1669. Have your camera ready to capture beautiful photos of the neo-classical style Radcliffe Camera from 1737 and 18th century Clarendon Building.
During your tour, you will also have some free time to sit down and enjoy a lunch on your own at one of the charming pubs or cafes in the city center.
As your tour comes to an end, you will be escorted back to your centrally located London hotel.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the old, charming d streets of Oxford.
Experience Christ Church College and the glorious Christ Church Cathedral.
See the Bodleian Library and beautiful Sheldonian Theatre.
Admire the incredible Radcliffe Camera of Oxford University.
Capture beautiful photos of the early 18th century neoclassical Clarendon Building of the University of Oxford.