Oxford Private Day Trip Tour – Colleges, History & British Lunch

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from 194 € pp

Get ready to visit the beautiful city of Oxford, famous for having the most prestigious universities in the world. In this Private Day Trip Tour, your local guide will show you the best of Oxford; from the famous Colleges to one of the biggest bookstores in the world and, why not, even a blackboard utilized by Einstein who still keeps his formulas. Get into one of the most important universities in the world thanks to your 'skip the line' tickets: Christ Church College. Enjoy a delicious British lunch in a famous 14th-century tavern. Visit incredible churches, bridges, and medieval buildings, while you breathe this authentic university and intellectual air. Walk with your local guide, an expert in Oxford's history, as he explains every detail of this beautiful city.

Book now this amazing Private Day Trip Tour tour with a private guide, just for you, and let us make your visit to Oxford a unique experience!!

What to expect in this tour

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Travel back in time on this Private Day Trip Tour into one of the world's most academic and intellectual cities. Get away from busy London and tour Oxford with your private local guide... Admire not only its medieval architectural beauty, as well as its river and natural environment, but also its traditional English cuisine.

Learn about the history of Oxford Castle, an ancient castle over 1,000 years old, famous for having been a prison as well. Visit the only 12th-century tower still standing in the city. Take the opportunity to enter the History of Sciences Museum to see the famous blackboard that Einstein once used during a lecture at some Oxford University, and which still preserves its formulas! Relax and enjoy a delicious British lunch with a typical English beer in a traditional 14th-century tavern. Enjoy the best views of this university city by climbing to the top of the 13th-century tower of the University Church of St Mary. Visit the most prestigious colleges in the world, from Balliol College (the oldest in Oxford) to the most important college in the city: Christ Church College. Your private local guide will provide your 'skip the line' tickets at the end of the tour. Enter and breathe the university and intellectual air of Oxford. Get to know its beautiful Gothic building and discover how its students live.

Enjoy Oxford in depth! Its History, its Culture, Gastronomy, Colleges, and local’s lifestyle in this amazing Private Day Trip Tour!!

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  • London
  • 7 hours
  • City Tours
  • Walking Tour + Public Transport
  • Kids friendly

What's included in this private tour?

  • 6 hs. Private Tour with a local guide
  • Skip the line tickets to Christ Church College
  • Skip the line tickets to Sheldonian Theatre
  • Skip the line tickets to University Church of St Mary
  • Round trip train tickets to Oxford
  • Lunch in a traditional tavern
  • Visit a viewpoint
  • Private guide in your language


  • Visit the most important highlights in Oxford
  • Visit the most imposing Colleges of the world
  • Taste a typical British Lunch in a traditional tavern
  • Skip the line tickets to the important Christ Church College
  • Visit the incredible Sheldonian Theatre
  • Discover Einstein's legacy
  • Fully private, just you and your guide
  • 100% Customizable according to your preferences

Meeting Point

Paddington Train Station. Gate 1, at the door of the Pret A Manger shop.

Paddington Station, Praed Street, London, UK

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Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.
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This is the plan


Oxford Castle
See Oxford's 1000 year old castle and prison, a piece of Oxford´s history
Carfax Tower
Discover the only remaining ruin of a 12th-century church in the center of Oxford.
Martyrs Memorial
Find out the tragic story around the Martyrs' Memorial
Balliol College
Appreciate the architecture of the oldest college of Oxford University.
History of Sciences Museum
See Einstein's Blackboard, the masterpiece of the oldest museum in the United Kingdom
Bodleian Library
Check out the University library, one of the largest in Europe, with more than 13 million printed items
Sheldonian Theatre
Visit the official ceremonial hall of the University of Oxford. The place where students are admitted to the University and where they receive their degree.
Hertford Bridge
Take a look at Oxford's most popular bridge, better known as the Bridge of Sighs.
Radcliffe Camera
See the circular dome of the Radcliffe Camera, the distinctive landmark of the city.
University Church of St Mary
Climb the 127 steps to the top of the 13th-century tower, the oldest part of the church, and enjoy the best views across the heart of the university city.
Lunch Break
Enjoy a traditional English lunch and a beer in this typical 14th-century British tavern, very popular with students, including several celebrities who studied at Oxford.
Merton College Chapel
See the 13th-century chapel stands at the heart of one of the ancient Oxford Colleges.
Christ Church College
Visit the most prestigious College of Oxford University, which provided the location for many Harry Potter scenes and inspired the story of Alice in Wonderland.

You can return to London with the guide, or if you wish to continue enjoying Oxford, you can say goodbye to the guide at the Christ Church College and return on your own using your return train tickets. During this tour your private host will give you all the tips you need to know about the local life, the things you can do, to make the most of your visit to the city!


What other travelers think about the tour

Miguel N
Great tour
Our guide was excellent. She seemed to love what she does. She made us enjoyed this activity a lot. We had a very good time.
Jessica B
Amazing city
Absolutely loved our tour with Miguel!! He was fantastic, extremely knowledgeable and a great guide through the city!
Sheila M
Wonderful Walking Tour
I would highly recommend this walking tour. I did an evening tour with tour guide Elsbeth who was very knowledgeable and gave lots of interesting information. Really got the holiday off to a great start.

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