From the intimate courtyards of Queens’ College to the majestic beauty of King’s College Chapel, this 2-hour tour covers two very different royal Cambridge foundations. Your route will meander through city streets & beautiful, riverside colleges, immersing you in the true Cambridge experience.
In Queens’ College you’ll see the famous “Mathematical Bridge” & a rare example of a sun & moon dial.
You’ll discover why it took almost 100 years & 5 monarchs to complete the magnificent King’s College chapel & once inside you’ll hear the stories behind intricately-carved stonework & one of Europe’s finest collections of Renaissance stained glass, as well as the daily life of a working college chapel.
Your guide will point out buildings at the centre of Cambridge University: The Old Schools & the Senate House, where all the degree ceremonies take place. You’ll hear about student pranks & see the Golden Corpus Clock.
College entrance cannot be guaranteed as they can close at short notice.
What You'll Get
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Stop At: King's College Chapel, King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST England
King’s College Chapel is a masterpiece of English craftsmanship. It’s part of one of the oldest Cambridge colleges sharing a wonderful sense of history and tradition with the rest of the University.
It was founded by Henry VI in 1441, and includes an elaborate fan-vault ceiling, magnificent stained-glass windows and Ruben's masterpiece, The Adoration of the Magi.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Queens' College, Silver Street, Cambridge CB3 9ES England
One of the oldest College in Cambridge famed for it's Mathematical Bridge and beautiful courtyards.
Duration: 30 minutes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
- Entrance Fees to both King's College and Queens' College
- Entry/Admission - King's College Chapel
- Entry/Admission - Queens' College
- No refreshments included
- No transportation or hotel pickup included
Returns to original departure point
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