Due to Covid19, please note that the current schedule has changed to temporarily only offer public group (max 10 persons and under review whether to reduce that to 5 persons only) on Saturdays only. Otherwise, private group tours can be booked 7 days a week.
During Covid19 period, this tour cannot guarantee entry inside any colleges or university venues as it's expected that they will all stay closed for the immediate future. If and when the colleges re-open, this tour will return to again visit inside colleges during the tour. However, in any case, the tour route introduces most of the famous Oxford sights and colleges as the tour passes by outside the colleges.
GENERAL INFO ABOUT THIS TOUR:
Oxford city and University has so many sights about its many famous Oxford scholars and graduates. These tours are bespoke i.e. they can cater around communicated special interests as made known on the day or in advance. There are so many stories to tell about Oxford's more curious eccentric characters and the university college's traditions, thus gaining an insight into Oxford city and university history.
Tour duration is 90-120 minutes and departs daily at 12.30. Private tour requests can be booked on a more flexible start time such as 10.30 or 12.30 or 2.30 or 4.30 etc.. Wherever possible, the tour goes inside one or more of the university colleges and/or the Divinity School of the Bodleian Library. Any entry fees are included in the ticket price.
Many of the guides are either Oxford students and graduates who can inform about the experience of college life and what it is like to study at Oxford. Private tours can also be booked with bilingual guides by advance notice only and for a surcharge fee.