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Customer Travel Tips for Cambridge

79% Avg. city rating Rated by 132 customers

Activities / excursions 81%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 77%

Chilling out / relaxing 82%

Getting around / public transport 75%

Sightseeing 87%

Culture 89%

Nightlife / partying 69%

Value for money 69%

Customer Travel Tips for Cambridge

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73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


17 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Buy/rent a bike.

Liked: Nice parks, decent weather for the UK.

Disliked: Too expensive.

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


23 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Make the most of your visit!

Liked: City's character!!!

Disliked: Very expensive entrances to the Colleges ; at least, there should be a day-card available that once payed, would give access to all Colleges for the day...

20% Avg. rating
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  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
20% Avg. rating


22 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Colleges

Liked: Colleges

Disliked: No

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


07 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Relaxation / spa Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Walking around the city on foot is better than talking any transportation.

Liked: The view and the place is just good.

Disliked: Nope.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


25 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: -

Liked: The old buildings and universities are beautiful. The most museums are for free. And if you like to walk you can to that to

Disliked: It's a little bit small. If you like to shop you can do a lot. Otherwise 2 days visit is enough.

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Punting is pretty unavoidable.

Liked: Historical lovely city

Disliked: No

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
67% Avg. rating


12 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Check graduation dates

Liked: The museum

Disliked: I happened to be there during graduations which meant many places were closed

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
67% Avg. rating


03 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: checkout event on cambridgelive

Liked: Cambridge Folk Festival

Disliked: nothing to dislike

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


03 Aug 2015

Customer Travel Tip: get a bus pass

Liked: plenty of green space

Disliked: no

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


01 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: At someone to punt for you, don't do it yourself!!

Liked: Lots to see, cute little city

Disliked: Very quiet

100% Avg. rating
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  • Sightseeing - 100%
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  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


09 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Get a bike.

Liked: Nome

Disliked: No

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


03 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Look where you're going! Although the colleges are photogenic, the pavements are narrow and the side streets full of cyclists. When crossing bridges or walking around generally, try to stay to the left so that the cyclists can pass you safely.

Liked: Everything is in walking distance in the centre, with plenty of tourist information boards & maps

Disliked: Cambridge is quite expensive.

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


15 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: walk

Liked: walking

Disliked: too expensive accomodation

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


07 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: ...

Liked: ...

Disliked: ...

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


05 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Cambridge university

Liked: The history and culture

Disliked: The weather was bad when I visit it

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


03 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: I don t know

Liked: Nice city

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


03 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: book walking tour, it's good value for money!

Liked: kings college, river cam, shopping, everything.

Disliked: a bit too touristy & commercialised comparing with Oxford.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
80% Avg. rating


26 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: town can be explored on foot

Liked: lovely town with the historical university

Disliked: punting was expensive

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


08 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Punting!

Liked: Punting and a walking tour

Disliked: Nope

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


21 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: Walk around, lots to see

Liked: Lots to see and do

Disliked: No

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79% Avg. city rating Rated by 132 customers

Activities / excursions 81%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 77%

Chilling out / relaxing 82%

Getting around / public transport 75%

Sightseeing 87%

Culture 89%

Nightlife / partying 69%

Value for money 69%

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