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Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler provided by Tours of Oxford

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Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler

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Important Information
Departure Point
Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, UK
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Private guide
Exclusions
  • Some entrance fees to the colleges may apply
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • All tours must be booked a minimum of 48hrs in advance of tour
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Comfortable walking shoes or trainers since this tour involves a moderate amount of walking
  • Tours can run at any time to suit your itinerary, however 11am and 2pm are optimum start times.
  • No pickup service outside of the central Oxford city area
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Trevor G wrote a review Dec 2019
73 contributions23 helpful votes
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Really the best way to experience a bit of the cities history is to go on a walking tour . The guides are always enthusiastic, knowledgeable and thoroughly entertaining and tonights guide Magnus ‘ was up there with the best . It really is worth the £12.50 and a hour and a half
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from Chris P, Owner at Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler
Responded 3 Dec 2019
We are really pleased you had such a good tour and experience of Oxford. However, your tour was not with Tours of Oxford for Discerning Travellers. We run 2 hour pre-booked private tours. No matter, the important thing is your enjoyment of our fab City via a walking tour. That's what truly counts!
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ceclindgren wrote a review Nov 2019
Great Neck, New York20 contributions13 helpful votes
We had a lovely tour walking around oxford for 2.5 hrs. Our guide Tom was excellent and very knowledgeable.
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Response from Chris P, Owner at Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler
Responded 18 Nov 2019
Many thanks for your lovely review! Tom is delighted you had such an enjoyable tour, and that you were delightful company to be with. Again, thank you.
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jps1of3 wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
This tour experience was excellent from beginning to end. Before my Oxford day, Mr. Chris Peters contacted me directly by e-mail and gave me information about where to meet and what to expect for the day--so helpful. The tour was lovely and Chris answered my (many!) questions
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Chris P, Owner at Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler
Responded 5 Nov 2019
Thank you so much for your wonderful review, recommendation and appreciation of our pre-tour info to fellow travellers. It goes without saying that you were, in turn, excellent and enjoyable company, full of questions, comments and appreciations as we surfed the centuries in this beguiling enigmatic place called Oxford! I would also like to take this opportunity to thank you for your subsequent electronic gratuity - far and above any outlay for entrance fees on the day! All much appreciated.
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Lance D wrote a review Oct 2019
New York City, New York37 contributions13 helpful votes
I thoroughly enjoyed my tour with Chris. He was extremely knowledgeable, and his excitement about the beauty and uniqueness of Oxford clearly came through. I would not hesitate to recommend his services for individuals or small groups looking for a little more intimate
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Chris P, Owner at Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler
Responded 23 Oct 2019
I thoroughly enjoyed and appreciated your company too! A great time had midst the Dreaming Spires. Thank you for such a fab write-up and recommendation!
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Torstein Å wrote a review Oct 2019
Bowmore, United Kingdom5 contributions3 helpful votes
First time in Oxford and we were so lucky to have Chris Peters as our guide. With a general interest in art, history and British politics Chris made our tour just what we wanted. A walking encyclopaedia with humour and wit. Thanks Chris!
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Chris P, Owner at Private Walking Tour of Oxford for the Discerning Traveler
Responded 20 Oct 2019
Thank You! You were such good company. A fab time all round, in spite of the rain. Appreciated greatly.
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By: Tours of Oxford
Trevor G
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Oxford Ghost walk
Really the best way to experience a bit of the cities history is to go on a walking tour . The guides are always
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ceclindgren
Great Neck, New York
1913
Lovely
We had a lovely tour walking around oxford for 2.5 hrs. Our guide Tom was excellent and very knowledgeable.
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jps1of3
10
Highly recommend this customized tour
This tour experience was excellent from beginning to end. Before my Oxford day, Mr. Chris Peters contacted me
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Lance D
New York City, New York
3713
A Better Way To Visit Oxford
I thoroughly enjoyed my tour with Chris. He was extremely knowledgeable, and his excitement about the beauty and
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Torstein Å
Bowmore, United Kingdom
53
We (almost) forgot the rain!
First time in Oxford and we were so lucky to have Chris Peters as our guide. With a general interest in art,
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Andrew1008
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
102
Tour in brilliant colour and wit.
We had with The guide Chris a most wonderful tour of the hidden gems of Oxford. Our party was delighted with the
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RachelBauch
Los Angeles, California
10
An Insightful & Storied Tour of Oxford
With broad interests in British art, architecture, history and literature and ancestry to make it all more
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Richard B
10
Private Tour of Oxford
Knowledgeable and friendly. The tour went by quickly. We didn’t want it to end. I will be using this tour guide in
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Marion M
20
Excellent tour with an engaging guide
We very much enjoyed this tour that included a college visit as well as several other university highlights. A mix
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LoveTravel516666
10
"Considerate and engaged experience"
Chris was a considerate and very accomplished guide. There was nothing formulaic about the tour; it was a pleasant
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Key Details
  • University of Oxford, Bodleian Library, and 1 more
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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