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Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours

15-16 Broad St Oxford | Visitor Information Centre, Oxford OX1 3AS, England
+44 1865 686441
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What a brilliant tour guide!

Always wanted to come to Oxford and experience it and this was just the thing. Our tour guide... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
LauraThomas2-3
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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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A Great Way to Get to Know the City

There is a good system for booking the walking tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and made his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Happytraveller0319
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An Oxford Official Walking Tour is the best way to explore Oxford’s history, the University of Oxford, famous people and old traditions. There is a tour for all interests including the popular City and University Tour and tours for fans of Harry Potter, Alice in Wonderland and Inspector Morse. Your tour will be conducted by a professionally trained guide who holds a Blue or Green Badge awarded by the national Institute of Tourist Guiding. Your guide will also be a member of the Oxford Guild of Tour Guides.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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15-16 Broad St Oxford | Visitor Information Centre, Oxford OX1 3AS, England
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+44 1865 686441

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always wanted to come to Oxford and experience it and this was just the thing. Our tour guide, Linda, was perfect with so much knowledge and made it interesting and entertaining! Will be coming back to Oxford and will definitely be doing the Harry Potter...More

Thank LauraThomas2-3
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a good system for booking the walking tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and made his comments very interesting and humorous. I fell that in 2 hours I got to know enough that I could then go and explore on my own. I...More

Thank Happytraveller0319
Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for your recommendation, which we will pass onto the Oxford Guild of Tour Guides. This is exactly their aim, to introduce you to the city so that you can go on to explore and enjoy it all the more. Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our friendly and knowledgeable guide provided us with a great 2hour tour! Never boring. Happy to answer our questions. Highly recommended. Kept our interest as well as our 11-year-old's.

Thank sallysP2026YL
Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for your review! We're really pleased that your tour was enjoyed by all the family, that's a great recommendation, thank you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recommend the official walking tour that you book inside the Visitor Information Centre. Beware of unofficial tour guides who linger outside the Information Centre. The tour is good value and includes a visit to Exeter College and the Divinity School in the Bodleian Library....More

Thank Jenny M
Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your review and recommendation, it means a lot to us. We're really pleased that you enjoyed the official tour and felt that you saw and learnt a lot with your professional guide. Thank you again for writing.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the interesting two hour Official Oxford Walking tour yesterday afternoon ( the 1400 one ) - there seemed to be a few 'walking tours' on offer from outside/ nearby the TIC , but we are glad we chose this tour , and the...More

Thank Carnival33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took that tour mostly because it offered the earliest start (10:45) and a bit longer than some others (2 hours and not 1.5) Our guide was very knowledgeable and answered many different questions. We've been to Exeter college, and to several places around the...More

Thank Gadi E
Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're really to pleased that you were happy with your choice of tour, thank you for booking with us. It's good to hear that your guide was able to answer all your questions and give recommendations for the rest of the day. Thank you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in oxford for one day so we had to pack in as much. We chose to visit the tourist information and got some excellent advice choosing the Morse walking tour. It was great and out guide, Terry was extremely knowledgeable not just on...More

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Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for writing and coming to book with us - we're really that your tour helped make the most of your day in Oxford. Terry your guide will be pleased too, to hear that you felt well looked after as well as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our first guided tour through Oxford, we can only recommend to take it! We had a great experience. Marie-Alice is a fantastic tour guide! She showed and explained to us the most interesting and beautiful sights of the University and City of Oxford....More

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Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for your wonderful review! Marie Alice will be so pleased, and especially to hear that you wished it was longer. That's really lovely, thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great tour with William who showed us a lot of the interesting places in Oxford. A perfect variation of historic facts and entertaining anecdotes. Thank you so much from Jette & Lars, Copenhagen

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Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your 5 star review, William will be really pleased when I forward this on to him. We're really happy that you enjoyed your tour so much, too. Thank you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two hours packed full of interesting information about Oxford's history, university life and traditions, Colin Dexter, Morse, Lewis and Endeavour series. Not only did our guide Leigh pace it really well, she was engaging and entertaining; she clearly knew her stuff. I'd definitely recommend this...More

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Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your 5 star review and recommendation - Leigh will be delighted. It's great that you enjoyed the background University information to the Morse stories and follow on series as well as the film sites information. Thank you again and for taking...More

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ladyinblack1964
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Response from Steph2james | Reviewed this property |
The meeting point is next to Martyrs Memorial on St Giles, Oxford OX1 3 BJ
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Judith C
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Response from carinalewis | Reviewed this property |
I would highly recommend if you are a fan of these programs - the tour guide was experienced, local, knowledgeable and fun
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Karen S
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Response from Tours_Desk | Property representative |
Thanks very much for your question. All of our tours are 2 hours long and involve 1-2miles walking - Oxford is quite flat and walkable, however some colleges do have a few steps at the entrance. Please advise us when you... More
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