Things to do in Cambridge
Guests of Stansted Airport Accommodation will reach Cambridge by car in just 40 minutes, leaving the rest of the day to explore the many great Cambridge attractions.
The University of Cambridge is the second oldest university in the world next to Oxford. It is made up of 31 colleges. Learn more at the University colleges & museums, many of which are free of charge. Kings College is an architectural splendour. Building began in 1446 and took over a century to build. Marvel at the Chapel, the most beautiful building in Cambridge.
A great way to see Cambridge is to book a guided walking tour. Soak up local knowledge and secrets. For the more daring, book a Cambridge Ghost Tour and experience a darker side of this historic town. The Cambridge City Sightseeing bus is also an enjoyable way to make the most out of a short visit to the city.
Take time on your visit to stroll through Cambridge General Market. Open Monday to Saturday, this market has been running since the Middle Ages on the historic Market Square. This open air market sells everything from fruit and vegetables, meat, clothes, flowers and handmade crafts. Alternatively, visit the bustling high street shops or venture to independently owned boutiques. Be sure not to miss out on The Cambridge Gift Shop for souvenirs.
For the more active, take to a bicycle trip around town. Alternatively, hire a punt (a favourite pastime here) and experience Cambridge from the River Cam. The city is full of green areas for running or strolling through the many parks and paths.
Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport
Cambridge attractions are within easy reach from the Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport and are an ideal alternative to a day trip to London. There are many things to do in Cambridge for a fun packed day out. At the end of the day guests can return to a stylish Stansted Airport Hotel and reflect on a great day out.