Be inspired by the many beautiful museums and art galleries. Admire the beautiful architecture and majestic college buildings.
Explore quaint passages set around the historic market place and colleges, where a unique and relaxing shopping experience can be found. Here a blend of independent shops is mingled with high street brands.
Relax in the many beautiful pubs, restaurants and cafes.
Why not catch a student theatrical production, or a show at the Arts Theatre. See live music or comedy at the Corn Exchange. Less...
Cambridge is a shopper's paradise, with a huge array of independent shops and boutiques side by side with all the high street favourites that you would expect. There are two brand new shopping centres to explore stuffed full of designer goodies, as well as the traditional bustling stalls of the outdoor markets.
So many festivals and events take place in Cambridge all year round.
Events like the world famous Cambridge Folk Festival. Featuring for 2011 acts like UK chart-topper Newton Faulkner and BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winners Chris Wood and Bellowhead.
Brush up on your Hamlet during the Shakespeare season, which takes place in the picturesque college gardens during the summer months.
Enjoy one of the many concerts and recitals that are performed regularly in the city's churches and college chapels.
Restaurants, bars, cafes
The selection of restaurants in Cambridge is endless, with something for even the most discerning palate. Make your choice from a Michelin star to a fast food quick snack –something for everyone and every occasion.
Walks and guided tours
A guided tour of Cambridge, the University and the Colleges is the best way to see Cambridge. Choose from our daily public tours of Cambridge, a chilling ghost tour, a private group tour of Cambridge, or guide yourself around with a podcast tour.