DATE & TIME:Saturday 22 February 2020 @ 08:15
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CATEGORIES:Boat trip,Bridge,Castle,Church,City,Cobbled streets,Gardens,Guided tour,History,Market,Museums,Panoramic views,Park,River,Royalty,University,Punting
COST:This amazing trip costs £ 20.00 . If you book at least 10 days early then there's a small discount.
This includes the well-organised trip, 2-way transport, guided walking tour, and some awesome travel buddies to make good friends.
EXTRA ACTIVITY COSTS:We’re doing a chauffeured punting tour along the River Cam, which costs £13. Please bring this in exact cash and we’ll collect it in the morning.
DESTINATION INFO:Cambridge is one of Britain’s most famous cities. It combines the atmosphere of a rural town with the grandeur and tradition of its ancient university which dominates the city. The university began in 1209, when fighting between scholars and locals in Oxford led to students setting up a university in Cambridge, and it’s now one of the world’s top universities. It has educated some of the world’s top minds including Charles Darwin, Alan Turing, and Stephen Hawking.
HIGHLIGHTS:– Visit some of the beautiful colleges of Cambridge University. – See King’s College and its stunning Gothic chapel, the most photographed building in Cambridge. – See the colleges where Charles Darwin, Stephen Hawking, and other notable people studied, and see Newton’s apple tree. – Enjoy a chauffeured punting boat ride along the river Cam, through the grounds of the university buildings, and under the Bridge of Sighs. – Walk through the park where first official football game was played. – See the golden Corpus Clock, worth over £1 million. – Climb up to the top of Great St Mary’s Church to see the panoramic views of Cambridge. – Explore the little streets and try some food in the historic market square.
DEPARTURE:Wasabi sushi shop, platform 7, Liverpool Street Station
Map & directions: https://goo.gl/maps/zLzWEHsVT95aq5BW9