Our favourite things to do in Cambridge

Local Area

To help you out, we’ve listed a few of our favourite things. A visit to King’s College and Chapel, but make sure you don’t miss Queen’s, Jesus, Trinity and Clare Colleges.

Bus Tours

‘Hop on and Hop off’ bus tour which leaves from the Visitor Information Centre and takes in all of the City’s important landmarks.

Bike Tours

Jump on a bike and see Cambridge the old fashioned way. To hire a bike try Rutland Cycling at the train station or Grand Arcade.

Guided Tours

Explore Cambridge, The University and the Colleges with an official Green or Blue Badge guided tour.


Fitzwilliam Museum boasts an extensive collection of artefacts from around the world, while The Sedgewick Museum of Earth Sciences exhibits collections from Charles Darwin’s expeditions.

Boat Tours

Enjoy a chauffeured punt down the ‘Backs’ with Scudamores Punts and take in the sights by boat.


The Grand Arcade shopping centre, Petty Cury as well as small independents provide a plethora of retail options for the shopping enthusiast.