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Oxford: Evening Sightseeing River Cruise with a Cocktail

Activity provider: Oxford River Cruises

Oxford: Evening Sightseeing River Cruise with a Cocktail

Activity provider: Oxford River Cruises

From US$ 28.31 per person

Enjoy a relaxing evening river cruise in Oxford with cocktails and drift along the course of the University Regatta on the Thames. Admire views of the University of Oxford and other landmarks as the sun sets.

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Duration 30 minutes
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Savor a handcrafted, seasonal cocktail of your choice as you sail along
  • Depart from the historic Folly Bridge and pass by the Christ Church Meadows
  • Marvel at the University College Boat Houses from the perspective of the water
  • Cruise along the University Regatta course where the rowing team trains
  • Soak up the evening atmosphere of the Oxford Campus from the Thames River
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Glide down Oxford University's regatta course on the Thames River with a tasty cocktail in hand on this evening cruise. Relax as you admire the Christ Church Meadows and the University College Boat Houses from the water. 

Meet your guide at a local restaurant and head to the historic Folly Bridge. Order a handcrafted, seasonal cocktail before you board the covered boat. Sail along Oxford's regatta course. Spot rowing crews, punts, and pleasure boats as they jostle for river space. 

Cruise by the lush Christ Church Meadows and iconic University College Boat Houses which as received an Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) prize. Sip on your drink and watch a wonderful display of Oxford at play. Return to your meeting point at the end of your tour.

  • Guide
  • Freshly made cocktail of your choice (from menu)
  • 30-minute cruise along the University regatta course
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at 'The Folly Restaurant.'

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  • This activity takes place rain or shine
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June 30, 2022

Product ID: 420642