Welcome to Oxford

Oxford is a city in the South East region of England and the county town of Oxfordshire. The city is known worldwide as the home of the University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world. Buildings in Oxford demonstrate notable examples of every English architectural period since the late Saxon period. Oxford is known as the "city of dreaming spires", a term coined by poet Matthew Arnold. Oxford has a broad economic base. Its industries include motor manufacturing, education, publishing and a large number of information technology and science-based businesses, some being academic offshoots.

Top Tours & Activities in Oxford

Oxford Thames Dinner Cruise

Enjoy an elegant experience with our river cruise on the thames in oxford – accompanied by a gourmet three-course meal.

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Oxford Picnic Cruise

Our oxford picnic cruise combines oxford sightseeing with a leisurely picnic and relaxed experience of river life.

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Cruise And Dine With The Folly Restaurant, Oxford

Elegance and simplicity come together in this river cruise and three course dining experience at The Folly

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Oxford Experience Cruise

Cruise along the thames down the university regatta course, pass ancient folly bridge, christ church college and meadows, and the university rowing houses on this 50-minute sightseeing tour.

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Spirit Of Oxford Cruise

Our spirit of oxford cruise explores the areas of oxford 'off the beaten track' that lie at the heart of the city's unique charm.

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Good To Know

Language
English
Currency
Pound sterling
Time Zone
UTC+00:00
Country Phone Code
+44
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