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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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We went on two tours, a tour of the university and city as well as a Inspector Morse tour. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adventurers049
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Brisbane, Australia
Very interesting tour of Unversity and Colleges

The tour includes visits to some of the colleges and other main attractions of the University... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joan U
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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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  • Poor3%
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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 1 week ago

We went on two tours, a tour of the university and city as well as a Inspector Morse tour. We enjoyed our Inspector Morse tour as the guide was excellent. We did not enjoy the other tour as the guide was poor.More

Thank Adventurers049
Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you every so much for writing, we're really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your official Morse tour so much, but of course very sad you didn't find the Uni and City guide so good. I wonder if both tours were with Oxford Official...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour includes visits to some of the colleges and other main attractions of the University (among others, we saw the Boldeian library, Divinity School, Waldham College). Victoria, our guide, provided a lot of interesting facts without overloading us with data - letting us understand...More

Thank Joan U
Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much for your review, your guide Victoria will be really pleased. We are too, it's lovely to know when people enjoy their tour and meeting their guide so much. Thank you again, and for your five star recommendation!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide Leigh was lovely - smiling, generous and very knowledgeable, very clearly a Morse fan and her knowledge of the show and its locations is evident. The tour was great - insights into Endeavour, Morse and Lewis, on-shoot photos and stories, and we also...More

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Tours_Desk, Team Leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Your guide Leigh will be delighted, I am forwarding your compliments on to her now! We're really happy that you enjoyed the mix of Morse, Endeavour & Lewis with information on the City of Oxford too. Thank you again for writing, and your five star...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well. We joined one of the tour( Experience Oxfordshire Official Walking Tours Oxford )in the tourists information centre. There was a very good tour guide called Kate Lack. She gave us detailed information about the academic system of Oxford and the history of this wonderful...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course when visiting Oxford one wants to see some colleges from the inside and know a bit about the history of the university. Our guide Brian was a great guy who told us lots of great stories, of course with the typical British humor,...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 review, which we will pass on to your Guide, Brian, who will be really pleased you enjoyed your official tour with him. Thank you again for writing, it is much appreciated by all of the team here.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour provided everything I hoped for & Charles, our guide, was exactly the kind of character I hoped would lead such a tour. An academic with a brain bursting with stats & facts he was immensely informative but also possessed of a quiet wit...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, Charles will be really pleased to learn about your comments and compliments and very glad that you enjoyed your tour. As are we, it's lovely to hear from happy customers such as you and we're glad to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though it was pouring with rain for our tour we really enjoyed it. I booked it on the internet a couple of days before, and at the time I booked there were only 5 places left ( It's limited to 19 ) so I'd...More

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Tours_Desk, Tour desk team leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your tour so much, despite the rain! Your guide Kate will be really delighted too, and we will pass on your compliments to her. Oxford City centre has not much has changed over the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed an interesting and informative 2 hours with Kate as our guide. Her depth of knowledge and good humour made for a great walking tour of this historic city.

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Tours_Desk, Tour desk team leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your recommendation. We really appreciate it and your taking the time to write a review for us and for your Guide - we will pass your compliments on! Thanks again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked two tour via the Internet: Inspector Morse, Lewis and Endeavor Official Tour (Summer) and Oxford Official University and City Walking Tour. I would like to say I was absolutely captured and fascinated by both of them. High professional guides, very interesting information, walking...More

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Tours_Desk, Tour desk team leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for booking with us and for your wonderful review of both tours you booked! We're so pleased you enjoyed both and that they and worked well together as an introduction to the most important locations Oxford. We will pass your compliments on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I booked two tours with Experience Oxfordshire - Official Harry Highlights Tour of Oxford for £18 and Oxford Walking Daily for £12.95. Whereas the latter was a decent one with a good guide, the former was a total waste of time, legs...More

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Tours_Desk, Tour desk team leader at Experience Oxfordshire - Oxford Official Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for writing, however we're very sorry to hear that you felt that your Harry Highlights tour was not time well spent - we try to ensure when people book two tours with us that they are compatible. I can tell that...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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