Cambridge

A perfect slice of England boasting one of the world’s most prestigious universities. 

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England

CAMBRIDGE - AT A GLANCE

  • At the heart of this beautiful city is the university, split into a number of architecturally stunning colleges. The most famous is Kings College, with its distinctive gothic chapel and Trinity College. Take a tour to hear all the stories about famous former students.
     
  • You could spend the day in the bustling market square or punt lazily down the River Cam - either way, Cambridge is a truly idyllic place to explore.
     
  • Enjoy a relaxing walk through Cambridge University Botanic Garden, or take a wander to admire the dazzling 24-carat gold Grasshopper (the Corpus Clock), on the corner of Corpus' Taylor Library.
     
  • Seek refreshment in one of the town’s many cosy tearooms.
     
  • People like to visit the tranquil Cambridgeshire Fens, nearby, for peaceful canal holidays.
     
  • This historic city is less than 1 hour north east of London by train.

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