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Punting Tour in Cambridge
"Relax on a punt and hear about the foundations of the University and the city of Cambridge as you glide along on a traditional punt with an accredited guide. See and learn about the famed King's College Chapel the Bridge of Sighs the Mathematical Bridge and many other spectacular sights. This is a shared punting experience that is 45 minutes long with your own chauffeur and guide per a punt. Tickets must be used on a walk up basis with regular tours leaving from Mill Lane"""Enjoy a 45 minute shared punting tour of Cambridge this is a must do when visiting the city. See the sublime architecture and pristine gardens of one of the most beautiful stretches of river in the United Kingdom."title=Highlights&1=Ideal+choice+for+families&2=Romantic+experience%2C+perfect+for+couples&3=Great+overview+and+orientation+of+the+city&4=Once-in-a-Lifetime+Experience&5=Perfect+introduction+for+first-time+visitors&6=Travel+by+boat+and+see+the+sights+from+
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Walking tour of Cambridge University
"On this enthralling 90-minute walking tour you will see where the structure of D.N.A was discovered visit famous chapels and libraries listen to anecdotes see where famous alumni studied from Prince Charles Sir Isaac Newton and Stephen Hawking all while taking in views of famous architecture with over 800 years of history.This public tour which will be conducted in English and starts at 1pm at King's College entrance on King's Parade.The tour will cover sights such as Trinity H Trinity College
From GBP18.00
 
Combo ticket: Punting and Walking Tour in Cambridge
"A Cambridge University graduate guide will take you on a 90-minute enthralling journey through time as you will be recounted to the colourful story of Cambridge and its famous university while providing you with a wonderful insight into student life.On this enthralling 90-minute walking tour you will see where the structure of D.N.A was discovered visit famous chapels and libraries listen to anecdotes see where famous alumni studied from Prince Charles Sir Isaac Newton and Stephen Hawking all while taking in views of famous architecture with over 800 years of history.This public tour which will be conducted in English and starts at 1pm at King's College entrance on King's Parade.The tour will cover sights such as Trinity H
From GBP30.00

Driving and Car Parking Tips (11)

Car Parking – Madingley Park and Ride

Madingley RoadParking in Cambridge is very expensive with the cheapest about £23 for 5 hours. Park and Ride buses run on a continuous loop between Madingley Road and Newmarket Road, average wait...
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grayfo
May 27, 2012

Coming to Cambridge by Car

Usually we fly to London and then either take the train or the coach up to Cambridge. But this time, April 2010, we were helping moving houses, so we had to come by car. The ferry was fine, the sea a...
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christine.j
May 16, 2010

Madingley Park and Ride

Approaching Cambridge from the west it is best to follow the signs to Madingley and the Park and ride service which can take you the final leg of your journey into the centre of Cambridge. We were...
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MikeBird
Jan 03, 2009

Green Alternative when Traveling to city Centres

When traveling into major cities or towns in the uk, use the Park and Ride facilities to avoid getting caught up in traffic congestion and parking nightmare scenarios. This is also a green and...
furthermore89
May 28, 2007

Park & Rides

There are several 'park and rides' dotted around the outskirts of Cambridge and they are well worth using. Parking is free, return bus fare 2GBP. Miles better than faffing about trying to find a...
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leics
May 10, 2006

Park and Ride

Driving around Cambridge can be very confusing, and parking is not only a hassle but expensive. If you are driving into Cambridge, the cheapest option is to do a "park and ride." Basically, you park...
Aliseeya
Dec 01, 2005

Dead end's abound...

I always find it amusing when you see a 'Dead end' sign near a cemetry.That aside, the transport planners in Cambridge have created a number of 'Dead ends' in the centre of Cambridge. This is done to...
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sourbugger
Jun 28, 2005

Avoid the Centre...park & ride...

Cambridge is one of the few English cities / towns that has made a real success of a park and ride scheme. The streets have been noticiably quieter in the past few years.There are five sites, and the...
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sourbugger
Mar 05, 2005

Cheap Parking

A street called 'Pound Hill' which is 2 streets away from the Folk Museum and Kettle's Yard, offers cheaper parking than you will find at one of the car parks. It's 20p for 20 minutes which is 60p an...
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Sophie1980
Jul 24, 2004

Coming by car?

If you happen to be driving to Cambridge, and (especially if) it's a Saturday, try the Park and Ride if you want to see the city centre. It's save you queuing to park, and the bus drops you right in...
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jrs1234
Sep 14, 2002

When you come by car there are...

When you come by car there are Park & Ride car parks on the edge of the city - you will see them signed from the major routes. These are OK if you don't mind leaving your car and taking the bus...
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steventilly
Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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Fitzwilliam Museum

The Fitzwilliam museum contains a wealth of interesting collections, something for most people. We visited the Botanical paintings collection where I found some works by Georg Dionysius Ehret who was...
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Queens' College

Let's start with formalities: Queens' is called Queens' and not Queen's. It was founded by Margaret of Anjou in 1448 and refounded by Elizabeth Woodville, Queen consort of Edward IV., in 1465. Thus:...
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King's College

What a stunning College is King's College, said to be one of the most important examples of late Gothic architecture. King's College was founded in 1441 by Henry VI The original site of the College...
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Great St Mary's Church

Great St Mary’s is the University Church. There has been a church on the site since at least 1200 and the present building dates from the late 15th century. The tower was completed in 1608, and you...
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Clare College

This large college, located directly next to kings, has some beautiful gardens. Beside for its elegant buildings, it is known for its bridge and the anecdote behind it. Clare Bridge was built in the...
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Trinity College

The Great Gate, begun in 1490 is the entrance to King's Hall and was completed in 1535; it is the largest of all the college gates. The Great Gate is also home to the famous statue of founder Henry...
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