Cambridge Travel Guide
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Cambridge Travel Guide
Where is Cambridge?
If you're certain your geography teacher showed you where Cambridge was but you can't remember, don't stress — we'll jog your memory!
It's situated about 50 miles north of the national capital, London, and 12 miles west of Newmarket.
At the most recent count, the population of this part of Cambridgeshire was 130,000.
Places to Visit in Cambridge
You wouldn't want to take a trip to Cambridge without touring fantastic attractions like the Trinity College and the King's College. Additional top sights include the St. John's College and the Clare College. If you've got the time, definitely make an effort to stop by all of them.Visit Jesus College and admire the complex architectural design. You may also pre-book a tour and walk the halls where many alumni, including some who have made significant contributions to today's society, once stood. Want some more options? Through works of art, photographs and old memorabilia we can discover much about the people who've qualified from institutes of higher education. Come and find out which great leaders once roamed the hallways of St Catharine's College. But that's not all! Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences is a fantastic place to go on a rainy day. Here, the whole family can learn about experiments and have fun at the same time.
Car Rentals in Cambridge
Press play on your favorite driving tunes and explore Cambridge from the freedom of your own wheels. You’ll find some of the hottest car rentals in Cambridge on Orbitz.
You can be out of Stansted Airport minutes after landing by renting a car from a nearby outlet. Two good options are Alamo Rent A Car and Europcar.
Europcar is only 1 mile from the city center at 264 Newmarket Road. So if you want to hit the bustling city streets, you know where to go. Budget is also a convenient outlet that you could use. It is positioned at 245 Mill Road, Avis Rent A Car, only 1 mile from the middle of the city.
Where to stay in Cambridge – Hotel Accommodation
Book soon for the top amenities and deals. Orbitz currently has 48 hotels in Cambridge
.There's nothing quite like a bit of vacation indulgence. The Hotel du Vin & Bistro Cambridge
(15-19 Trumpington Street) and The Varsity Hotel & Spa
(24 Thompsons Lane) are some outstanding upmarket apartment options! That said, also check out the Carolina Guest House
(138 Perne Road) and the Fenners Hotel
(144 - 146 Tenison Road). These are some of our top budget hotels.
Nearest Airports to Cambridge
Fasten your seatbelt! You'll soon be arriving at Stansted Airport (STN), the best airport for Cambridge. The terminal is 25 miles south of the downtown area and may be the beginning point of your marvelous vacation.
Popular Places to Visit Near Cambridge
Cambridge has loads of things to see and do, but if you want to see more of the region, you're in luck! You have globally celebrated attractions close at hand! Just 60 miles away is Windsor
. Many people use this nearby destination as a base to visit the renowned attraction, Windsor Castle.
No Cancellation Fees
Need to cancel or amend your booking? Scared of getting slapped with a fee? Well, you'll be grateful to learn that we don't have one!^ Hopefully, your selected airline and hotel don't either, but it's a good idea to contact them beforehand to find out.