Private Guided Tours of King’s College and Chapel

Make the most of your visit to King's College and Chapel by booking a Private Guided Tour!

Tours of King’s College are part of our Private Guided Tours service and can be booked as a standalone tour of the college and chapel, or combined with a tour of some of the other Cambridge city-centre sights. A wonderful introduction to the city and an insight into the people who have lived, worked and studied here!

All our private tours are fully customisable and can focus on whatever you wish depending on the requirements of your group – choose the time and the meeting place, and have the itinerary tailored to your specific interests, age group and mobility.

We would recommend a 1-hour tour to fully explore King’s or book a 1.5 or 2-hour tour to include some of the other iconic sights of Cambridge’s historic city-centre.

Guides can take groups of up to 20 people into the college. If you would like a tour for a larger group we can supply several guides.

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King's College and Chapel

Private Tour of King's College
Kings College Guided Tour

King’s College, one of the 31 constituent Colleges that make up the University of Cambridge, is easily recognisable as one of the most famous sights in Cambridge. Lying between King’s Parade and the River Cam, the college was founded in 1441 by Henry VI. The building is regarded as one of the greatest examples of late Gothic English Architecture.

Our expert and passionate guides will take you on an enjoyable and engaging guided tour of King’s – full of interesting historical facts and fascinating stories.

There is plenty to see! Some of the highlights include:

King's College, King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST

Book A Guided Tour of King's College and Chapel

If you are interested in booking a tour of King’s College please contact us on sales@cantabtours.com or tel: 01223 752660 to discuss your requirements.

Alternatively click on the relevant button below to send us an email with your requirements and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

We would recommend a 1-hour tour to fully explore King’s or book a 1.5 or 2-hour tour to include some of the other iconic sights of Cambridge’s historic city-centre.

NB King’s College are currently requesting visitors to book an arrival time via their website in advance of their visit, once your entrance time is booked we can book the guide to fit your schedule.

1 Hour Guided Tour including King's College

£90.00

1.5 Hour Guided Tour including King's College

£110.00

2 Hour Guided Tour including King's College

£120.00

Why Choose Cantab Tours?

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Experienced.

Cantab Tours have a wealth of experience in providing high-quality walking tours of Cambridge. Our team has previously worked with Visit Cambridge for many years as the providers of their official guided tour service. In fact, we have been delivering tours of Cambridge since the 1970s!

Qualified.

We work closely with The Society of Cambridge Tourist Guides and all of our tour guides are accredited and proudly wear the widely-recognised Blue or Green badges awarded by the Institute of Tourist Guiding. The training lasts almost a year and our guides have such a broad knowledge they can answer most questions you will have including questions on the application process for prospective students.

Entertaining.

As well as being fully qualified, our tour guides are all extremely passionate about Cambridge and its history. Nearly all of our guides are Cambridge University Alumni or are associated with the University in some way. They will guarantee that you will have an enjoyable and engaging tour – full of interesting historical facts and fascinating stories. No boring or scripted tours here!

Value.

Our Cambridge Highlights Tour is only £20 per person (£12 for children) for a 90-minute tour, and our Private Tours start at just £90 for up to 20 people offering great value for money and the perfect way to see Cambridge.

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Experienced.

Cantab Tours have a wealth of experience in providing high-quality walking tours of Cambridge. Our team has previously worked with Visit Cambridge for many years as the providers of their official guided tour service. In fact, we have been delivering tours of Cambridge since the 1970s!

Qualified.

We work closely with The Society of Cambridge Tourist Guides and all of our tour guides are accredited and proudly wear the widely-recognised Blue or Green badges awarded by the Institute of Tourist Guiding. The training lasts almost a year and our guides have such a broad knowledge they can answer most questions you will have including questions on the application process for prospective students.

Entertaining.

As well as being fully qualified, our tour guides are all extremely passionate about Cambridge and its history. Nearly all of our guides are Cambridge University Alumni or are associated with the University in some way. They will guarantee that you will have an enjoyable and engaging tour – full of interesting historical facts and fascinating stories. No boring or scripted tours here!

Value.

Our Cambridge Highlights Tour is only £20 per person (£12 for children) for a 90-minute tour, and our private tours start at just £90 for up to 20 people offering great value for money and the perfect way to see Cambridge.