University of Oxford Walking Tour
On our tours you will learn about the history of the city and the university. We will explain the collegiate system of tutorial unique to Oxford and Cambridge. Discover the famous alumni who studied and taught at the university. Go inside the oldest college dining hall, chapel, cloisters and quadrangles.
The Walking tours and Ghost tours operate all year round:
|TOUR TIMETABLE||Summer 2017
June 1st–Sept 30th
Oct 1st–Oct 28th
Oct 29th–Feb 28th
|Walking Tours||Daily||11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm||11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm||11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm|
|Ghost Tours||Fri & Sat||7.30pm||7.30pm||4pm & 7.30pm|
|Sun–Thur||7.30pm||Private bookings only||4.00pm
Hallowe’en (Oct 29 - Nov 4):4pm & 7.30pm
|Thur–Tues||Private bookings only||Private bookings only||Private bookings only|
|Tolkien Tours||Private bookings only||Private bookings only||Private bookings only|
|Private / Group Tours||Any times between 9am and 10pm|
The duration of the tours is 90 minutes and involves less than one mile of walking.
Admission fees into the colleges and Divinity School are included in the ticket price(unlike most other walking tours of Oxford):
|PRICES||Adults||Students & Seniors||Oxonians||Children
|Private / Group Tours||£100.00 per group of up to 25 people plus optional £2 per person college admission|
French, Italian and other language speaking guides are also available for group/private tours at an additional cost of £20 per guide.
Tickets can be purchased from the guide prior to departure, with no need to pre-book; however, numbers are limited.
- Must have valid Oxford student ID Card, Alumni Card or proof of address to be eligible for Oxonian discount.
- College admission not included in Ghost Tour as colleges are closed in the evening.
- Optional college admission fee for private/group tours may vary depending on which college(s) you would like to visit – please indicate any preference.
Private/Group tours are available throughout the year with the price of the tour depending on group size and tour length. For instance a tour for up to 25 people would require one guide at a cost of £100.00 per guide. This is for a standard 90 minute tour with an optional additional fee of £2 per person for college admission.
Larger groups, longer tours, themed tours and tours in other languages are available on request. We can also offer walking tours in London and Cambridge – see the booking form.
For all enquiries please contact Stuart:
- +44 (0) 7790 734387