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Grantchester Village, Cambridge

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#7 of 46 in Historic Sites in Cambridge
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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Add a touch of idyllic English rural experience to your vacation by visiting Grantchester Village. The village's pastoral scenery was a source of inspiration for many artistic souls, like the poet Rupert Brooke and the members of Pink Floyd. Go on a sightseeing tour and admire the historical architecture, or stop by one of the traditional pubs and tea houses for a homemade ale or trademark English cup of tea. For outdoorsy visitors the village offers a selection of things to do, from canoeing and playing tennis, to jogging or simply strolling through the scenic nature. If you want to take part in one of the village's customary annual events, check the schedule online and plan your visit accordingly. Work out when and for how long to visit Grantchester Village and other Cambridge attractions using our handy Cambridge trip builder site.
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  • So as watchers of Grantchester we had to visit when we found we were close by. Lovely village with Thatched houses lovely to walk around and nice field leading to the river. We went on a Monday which....  more
    So as watchers of Grantchester we had to visit when we found we were close by. Lovely village with Thatched houses lovely to walk around and nice field leading to the river. We went on a Monday which....  more »
  • Lovely place to sit and contemplate life. Peaceful, lovely staff and great coffee. Very busy but worth a trip. 
    Lovely place to sit and contemplate life. Peaceful, lovely staff and great coffee. Very busy but worth a trip.  more »

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