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Cambridge Day Out

River Cam, Cambridge
River Cam, Cambridge (Photo: Not So Big Media)

Welcome to the Cambridge Day Out section. Here you'll find Cambridge's best attractions, tours within the city, key shopping areas and specialist markets, hidden away cafés and, for the adventurous, popular sport and leisure activities.

Cambridge Attractions

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Things to see and do

Cambridge has enough attractions to easily fill a day visit. From the University Colleges to the Fitzwilliam Museum, from the University Museum of Zoology to climbing Great St Mary's Tower, you'll find it all here.

Cambridge Tours and Sightseeing

City Sightseeing, Cambridge
City Sightseeing, Cambridge

Touring and cycling

Here you'll find details of popular tours within the city. Also tours to neighbouring towns and counties. We also include information on boating and cycle hire here so you can go and explore the city yourself!

Cambridge Shops and Markets

Rose Crescent, Cambridge

Find your perfect gifts

Cambridge has a very compact shopping centre due to the size of the University. We include historic arcades, city markets, major stores and unique independent shops.

Cambridge Food and Drink

Bene't Street. Cambridge

Taking a break

For a bite to eat during the day, Cambridge has plenty of unique cafés hidden away throughout the city centre. There are also plenty of chain coffee shops on the main streets but at the moment we only list the popular independent ones here.

Cambridge Sport and Leisure Activities

Parkside Pools, Cambridge

Sport matches and fun activities

From swimming to football, we include the most popular sports here as well as other leisure activities that you might find of interest.

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