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Cambridge Market Square: Our most recommended tours and activities

Cambridge: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

1. Cambridge: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

Experience a unique outdoor escape game right on your smartphone. Take on the role of a profiler who travels back in time to solve a tricky case. Complex challenges await you in this adventure that will lead you deeper and deeper into the swamp of organized crime. The puzzles are location independent, so you can look forward to tricky and exciting tasks. But after each level, you'll learn interesting facts about the environment around you. While solving the puzzles of this thrilling case, you'll wander past some of Cambridge's most fascinating sights. Grab your smartphones and head to the starting point to get started. Whether you work together as a team or split into smaller groups and teams, you can expect an exciting walk with breathtaking sights and relaxing breaks. Solve tricky puzzles, combine clues, discover surprising facts about each location, and enjoy the freedom to walk at your own pace. This game is ideal for escape game enthusiasts and puzzle fans who are looking for a challenging challenge for their group and don't want to miss out on the city's interesting locations.

Cambridge: Famous Alumni Quest Experience

2. Cambridge: Famous Alumni Quest Experience

Do something different and get to know Cambridge with a city exploration game. Follow and solve problems to lead you to the next location and see all the major sights. Go at your own pace and stop and start the game as you see fit. Begin the game at The Guildhall by opening the game on your smartphone. Solve the first clue, and move on to your next location. Get ready for an adventure, whether you're playing solo, in a big group, or playing against many small groups to see who finishes at Market Square first. Enjoy a self-guided walking tour that's fun for everyone. For an optimal experience, it is suggested that everyone playing has their own ticket.

Explore Cambridge with Family – Walking Tour

3. Explore Cambridge with Family – Walking Tour

Together with your family, enjoy an insightful 2-hour walking tour and explore Cambridge. Learn about the city’s wealthy history, tradition and culture while witnessing inspiring nature sites. Start the tour from the iconic Cambridge University Botanic Garden and bond with nature and history at the same time. Indulge in sightseeing and recreation as you enjoy magnificent scenic views of the River Cam. Pass by the historic Fitzwilliam Museum and learn about its wealthy heritage. Hear intriguing facts regarding the worldwide trademark University of Cambridge and witness the historic Round Church from the 12th century. Feel like a local while strolling the vibrant Cambridge Market and end the tour near the University Museum of Zoology.

Cambridge: Clue-Guided discovery walk

4. Cambridge: Clue-Guided discovery walk

Your team will receive clues on your phones that, once deciphered, will guide you to interesting and scenic parts of the city. At each of these you will solve riddles, discover facts and unlock your next clue. The route is walking distance and features optional breaks at great pubs, bars and cafes along the way. The clues require no prior knowledge and come with hints to make the experience something everyone can enjoy. More about this trail: The birthplace of countless scientific discoveries and one of the world's most popular sports, look no further than Cambridge for an exploration of the thrilling unknown! This cross between an escape game and a city tour uses puzzling clues to guide you through streets bustling with curiousities, introducing you to pioneers from the city's past. Explorers, scientists, innovators of sport and much more await you on this trail! Along the way expect to see: Market Square, the Corn Exchange, the Sedgwick Museum, Parker's Piece, the Scott Polar Research Institute, Hobson's Conduit, the Fitzwilliam Museum and Pembroke College. All this plus riddles, challenges, great pubs and cafes and plenty of surprises. This interactive twist on a walking tour is perfect for those fascinated by the cross-disciplinary revolutions that were born in this great city.

Haunted Stories of Cambridge – Private Walking Tour

5. Haunted Stories of Cambridge – Private Walking Tour

Embark on a unique journey through the haunted streets of Cambridge with our thrilling Ghost Tour. Unveil the chilling secrets of Magdalene Bridge, Clare College, and St Bene’t’s Church, where apparitions and ghostly tales linger in the shadows. Step into the mysterious past of Magdalene College, Corpus Christi College, and Sidney Sussex College, where legends of spectral figures and haunted corridors create an atmosphere of spine-tingling intrigue. Explore The Round Church Visitor Centre and Market Square, where paranormal encounters and unexplained phenomena will send shivers down your spine. This tour offers a distinctive perspective, delving deep into the haunted history of Cambridge, providing an unforgettable and truly hair-raising experience unlike any other.

Cambridge Market Square: Our most recommended tours and activities

Cambridge: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

Cambridge: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

Experience a unique outdoor escape game right on your smartphone. Take on the role of a profiler who travels back in time to solve a tricky case. Complex challenges await you in this adventure that will lead you deeper and deeper into the swamp of organized crime. The puzzles are location independent, so you can look forward to tricky and exciting tasks. But after each level, you'll learn interesting facts about the environment around you. While solving the puzzles of this thrilling case, you'll wander past some of Cambridge's most fascinating sights. Grab your smartphones and head to the starting point to get started. Whether you work together as a team or split into smaller groups and teams, you can expect an exciting walk with breathtaking sights and relaxing breaks. Solve tricky puzzles, combine clues, discover surprising facts about each location, and enjoy the freedom to walk at your own pace. This game is ideal for escape game enthusiasts and puzzle fans who are looking for a challenging challenge for their group and don't want to miss out on the city's interesting locations.

Cambridge: Famous Alumni Quest Experience

Cambridge: Famous Alumni Quest Experience

Do something different and get to know Cambridge with a city exploration game. Follow and solve problems to lead you to the next location and see all the major sights. Go at your own pace and stop and start the game as you see fit. Begin the game at The Guildhall by opening the game on your smartphone. Solve the first clue, and move on to your next location. Get ready for an adventure, whether you're playing solo, in a big group, or playing against many small groups to see who finishes at Market Square first. Enjoy a self-guided walking tour that's fun for everyone. For an optimal experience, it is suggested that everyone playing has their own ticket.

Explore Cambridge with Family – Walking Tour

Explore Cambridge with Family – Walking Tour

Together with your family, enjoy an insightful 2-hour walking tour and explore Cambridge. Learn about the city’s wealthy history, tradition and culture while witnessing inspiring nature sites. Start the tour from the iconic Cambridge University Botanic Garden and bond with nature and history at the same time. Indulge in sightseeing and recreation as you enjoy magnificent scenic views of the River Cam. Pass by the historic Fitzwilliam Museum and learn about its wealthy heritage. Hear intriguing facts regarding the worldwide trademark University of Cambridge and witness the historic Round Church from the 12th century. Feel like a local while strolling the vibrant Cambridge Market and end the tour near the University Museum of Zoology.

Cambridge: Clue-Guided discovery walk

Cambridge: Clue-Guided discovery walk

Your team will receive clues on your phones that, once deciphered, will guide you to interesting and scenic parts of the city. At each of these you will solve riddles, discover facts and unlock your next clue. The route is walking distance and features optional breaks at great pubs, bars and cafes along the way. The clues require no prior knowledge and come with hints to make the experience something everyone can enjoy. More about this trail: The birthplace of countless scientific discoveries and one of the world's most popular sports, look no further than Cambridge for an exploration of the thrilling unknown! This cross between an escape game and a city tour uses puzzling clues to guide you through streets bustling with curiousities, introducing you to pioneers from the city's past. Explorers, scientists, innovators of sport and much more await you on this trail! Along the way expect to see: Market Square, the Corn Exchange, the Sedgwick Museum, Parker's Piece, the Scott Polar Research Institute, Hobson's Conduit, the Fitzwilliam Museum and Pembroke College. All this plus riddles, challenges, great pubs and cafes and plenty of surprises. This interactive twist on a walking tour is perfect for those fascinated by the cross-disciplinary revolutions that were born in this great city.

Haunted Stories of Cambridge – Private Walking Tour

Haunted Stories of Cambridge – Private Walking Tour

Embark on a unique journey through the haunted streets of Cambridge with our thrilling Ghost Tour. Unveil the chilling secrets of Magdalene Bridge, Clare College, and St Bene’t’s Church, where apparitions and ghostly tales linger in the shadows. Step into the mysterious past of Magdalene College, Corpus Christi College, and Sidney Sussex College, where legends of spectral figures and haunted corridors create an atmosphere of spine-tingling intrigue. Explore The Round Church Visitor Centre and Market Square, where paranormal encounters and unexplained phenomena will send shivers down your spine. This tour offers a distinctive perspective, delving deep into the haunted history of Cambridge, providing an unforgettable and truly hair-raising experience unlike any other.

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