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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
 
45-Minute Shared Punting Tour in Cambridge
"Over a 45 minute period you will see 8 of the most famous Cambridge colleges from Darwin to Magdelene and 9 bridges from the Mathematical Bridge to the Bridge of Sighs.Your knowledgeable local guides are professional educated and promise to be a lot of fun while giving a detailed explanation of historical facts and exciting stories. While being punted along the river Cam you will have time to ask questions and take photos of the most famous architecture in Cambridge. then enjoy the tour!"""On this 45-minute shared punting tour in Cambridge you will see 8 of the most famous Cambridge colleges from Darwin to Magdelene and 9 bridges from the Mathematical Bridge to the Bridge of Sighs.title=Highlights&1=45-minute+punting+tour+in+Cambridge&2=Glide+down+the+River+Cam+on+a+traditional+punt&3=Cruise+past+landmarks+like+King%E2%80%99s+College%2C+the+Bridge+of+Sighs+and+the+Mathematical+Bridge&4=Have+a+go+at+pushing+and+steering+the+punt%21&""
From GBP12.00

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The Minster Tavern

The Minster is a free house pub which does a large range of pub food classics like pies, sausage and mash, fish or gammon and chips, plus all day breakfast and fried snacks. It feels pretty...
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Minster Tavern, Ely.

Not so much a restaurant as a pub that sells good food at reasonable prices. All the usual favourites are here - fish and chips, ploughman's, pies, scampi and so on, and not overpriced given the...
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Tea for Two

We had been walking around Ely after a visit to the Cathedral, and although I would have preferred lunch, we called into "Tea for Two" for a warm drink.There is indoor seating upstairs and they also...
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The Prince Albert

I noticed this pub on the way from Barton Road car park. It looks a pleasant enough place, but it's useful to know that they are happy for you to eat your own packed lunch (sandwiches etc) in the...
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Tea for Two

In Ely's market place, tables outside when it's warm and seats inside when it's not. Basic English food; tea, bacon rolls, toast etc. Cheap and cheerful.If it doesn't appeal, there's a Starbucks...
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China Inn

Now here's an interesting concept: "eat as much as you like"Sounds like a buffet, right? Actually, you pay 10 pounds to order as much food as you can eat from the special "price deal menu" (11 pounds...
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Tea For Two

If you have had a full English Breakfast and know the value of a good full English Breakfast, you will not find that at Tea for Two. It is a quirky coffeeshop right in the heart of Ely. It is a...
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The Almonry

Home-cooked food, locally-sourced where possible. Tables outside in the garden if it's nice, otherwise eat in the 12th century undercroft .Good range of snacks, lunches etc. Very more-ish scones!
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A10 A142 Roundabout, Witchford Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 3NN, United Kingdom
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2 Lynn Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4EJ, United Kingdom
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Bury Lane, Sutton Gault, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 2BD, United Kingdom
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8 Annesdale, Ely, CB7 4BN, United Kingdom
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Grunty Fen Rd., Witchford, Ely, United Kingdom
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The Old School, School Lane, Coveney, Ely, CB6 2DB, United Kingdom
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Top Things to Do in Ely

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Ely Cathedral

This is probably the primary reason people visit Ely, and it is certainly worth the trip. The word magnificent is often overused in terms of architecture, but nothing else really fits. Rising above...
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Oliver Cromwell's House

Few English historical figures provoke as much division of opinion as Oliver Cromwell. To some he represented a brave new world away from an hereditary monarchy, to others he was a ruthless despot who...
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Ely Museum

Sounds like an odd thing to say - go to jail, but it can be a rewarding experience. The jail (or gaol) in question is the old Bishop's Gaol in Market Street, now converted into a very interesting...
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Jubilee Gardens

One thing people frequently recommend you (beside visiting the Cathedral) is a walk along the river and a pint at one of the pubs and restaurant. Of course, this is a fair weather activity, although...
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Ely Porta - Walpole's Gate - Monastic Buildings

This gate ('porta' being Latin for 'gateway') was once the main entrance to Ely monastery. Started in 1396, and completed in 1417, it has some rather beautiful rib-vaulting inside, although most of...
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Stained Glass Museum

The museum was an online find, and we did think we would see a lot more than we did. It is the only museum in the UK that deals with this subject. I do have to say that although there was a lot of...
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"The 'great ship of the Fens..................'"
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"I Really Really Enjoyed Ely"
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"The Isle of Eels."
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"The Eel has lost its T-Shirt..."
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"Ely"
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