See the Mathematical Bridge
Pass by King's College Chapel
Marvel at Clare College Gardens
See the Wren Library
Punt under the Bridge of Sighs
About this activity
What's included, what's not
45 minutes guided tour of the Cambridge College Backs
Know Before You Book
Tours leave regularly throughout the day, departing every 15-20 minutes
Tour ticket can be used on a walk up basis to claim seats on the next available tour
At least one Adult is required with each reservation
Tickets are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase
Last departure is one hour before the closing time. Extended times available during spring, summer and autumn so please check with the local operator for the exact times
What you can expect
This 45-minute College Backs tour offers the ideal introduction to Cambridge’s long and eventful history. Discover how the city has evolved from mediaeval market town to world-class centre for education whilst enjoying spectacular views from the river.
This tour is the best way to showcase Cambridge. Your guide will have a passion for history and a talent for sharing that with you. From the Gothic splendour of King’s College Chapel to the classical elegance of the Wren Library, your guide will ensure that you don’t miss a thing.
The guides are at your service come rain or shine, so come and experience Cambridge’s most popular tour.