What to do while you stay?

So you’ve heard whispers of a low-key little place called Cambridge in England. Something about rowing boats? The uni’s kind of a big deal? But if you’re in the dark as to what else this pretty city has to offer we have your back! 

There’s something for everyone when it comes to entertainment in Cambridge. A choice of galleries showcases an impressive range of art, from the contemporary to the classic, a buzzing theatre and performance scene presents drama, dance and family shows and you can enjoy all kinds of live music from internationally acclaimed orchestras and ensembles to touring pop stars, pub gigs, the world-famous Folk Festival, ever-popular Beer Festival, family-friendly Big Weekend and magical Secret Garden Party festivals.

You can go punting on the River Cam, enjoy a picnic in the park, join a walking tour of the city or explore further afield from the seat of a bicycle following the excellent network of cycle paths in and around the city.

King’s College Chapel is celebrated for its choral services including the famous A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, broadcast live by the BBC to the nation and across the globe on Christmas Eve. If you have a chance to hear the sublime Choir of King’s College, you will be enchanted. Choral Evensong is sung here most days during term time, as it is in many other college chapels – all free and open to everyone.

James Mitchell

Discover two classic experience in this tour

Explore the city with a friendly local who is passionate about their city and eager to share all the tips and tricks that will help you make the most of your trip.

This walking tour will cover the main central attractions of Cambridge and explore the grounds of one of the most famous colleges.

Discover the cities key sights, including its infamous colleges, Jesus Lane and the River Cam.

The only tour that takes you along the river to see the college boathouses, the University Real Tennis Club and the best spot in town.