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Oxford University & City of Oxford Walking Tour 2024 with Alumni Guide

Go on one of the best Oxford walking tours and explore the university city and its history!

$ 31
2 hours
Live tour guide

About Oxford City and University Walking Tour

Book this Oxford Walking tour and visit one of the UK’s most famous universities. Your Alumni guide will provide insight into Oxford’s prestigious university and the city itself. You’ll also visit the Harry Potter film locations on this guided Oxford tour.


City and University Walking Tour of Oxford

Explore Oxford City and step inside the grounds of Oxford University on this exciting tour led by a former university student. Discover student life with your alumni guide as you admire the iconic architecture.

Visit the Bodleian Library, University buildings, and one of the oldest university colleges. Learn about the history of the university institutes, including Trinity College, Oriel College, Hertford College, All Souls College, the Radcliffe Camera, the University Church of St. Mary, and Merton College

Tour includes an equally in-depth history of the Oxford city centre. Walk down Broad Street as you hear all about ceremonies at Oxford, famous graduates, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and how the most powerful Archbishop of Canterbury was burned at stake in Oxford.

You’ll also visit the Exeter College and Divinity School, used as a filming site for Harry Potter movies. Follow the Footprints tour of Oxford set up by students and designed to provide an entertaining and authentic way of discovering the city of Oxford.

  • Entrance fees
  • Skip the ticket line access
  • Walking tour
  • Professional guide
X not included
  • Tips/Gratuities
  • English
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Tour Meeting Point

Meeting point for this Oxford University and City Walking Tour with Alumni Guide is at the Oxford Tourist Information Centre..

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Uncover the beauty of Oxford City and University with an alumni guide.

Visit the oldest College in Oxford

Step inside one of the oldest colleges at Oxford University.

Follow your Alumni Tour Guide

Learn all about life at the prestigious Oxford university from your student tour guide.

See all of Oxford’s Main Attractions

Visit the world-famous Bodleian Library, Divinity School, Trinity College, and other important Oxford sites.

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How long is the Oxford walking tour?

A full Oxford walking tour, including University and the city is 2 hours long. Although shorter tours take about 90 minutes, we recommend booking this 2-hour Oxford walking tour guided by alumni of Oxford University.

Is Oxford University & City of Oxford Walking Tour worth it?

Yes, definitely! You can explore Oxford by yourself but we highly recommend recommend booking your Oxford University tour online and in advance. You will hear informative and well presented stories about the city and some of it's famous residents. We found the best walking tour of Oxford City and University that covers all the important sights and attractions.

What can you do in Oxford for 2 hours?

There are numerous things you can do or visit in Oxford, whether you’re there for a short day trip or staying in the city for a longer time. From an Oxford river cruise to a private tour, there are many activities to choose from. But if you only have 2 hours to spend in town and want to get to know the city and its history, we highly recommend going on a guided walking tour of Oxford University and the city. This tour will give you an amazing insight into the history and culture of Oxford.

Can you tour Oxford University by yourself?

You can visit Oxford University on your own during the main University Open Days or find departments that have course-specific open days. But other than that if you want to visit the famous university we suggest you book a guided tour of Oxford University.
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Look no further, book this Oxford tour right away, and find out why Oxford is called the city of Dreaming Spires!

Good to know before the tour!

  • Remember to wear comfortable shoes for this walking tour.
  • Skip the line entrance fees are included in the Oxford university walking tour price.
  • If your plans change, you can cancel the tour up to 24 hours in advance and get a full refund.
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Incredible Experience in Oxford!

I highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Oxford. Our tour guide was amazing, she shared a lot of interesting and funny stories about the city and student life in Oxford. Overall it was a fantastic experience of getting to know the town and its rich history.


Amazing tour

Our guide did an amazing job leading this tour. She was knowledgeable and confident and answered all of the questions our group asked. The tour was really well organized with a full itinerary. We visited a lot of interesting places, and the tour was well worth the money we spent.


Book Oxford University and City Walking Tour with Alumni Guide Right Away!

  • Free cancellation policy for up to 24 hours in advance with a full refund.
  • Small group tours.

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