Activities and entertainment

There are plenty of ways to enjoy Oxford and its surrounding villages and countryside from punting and river cruises on the famous Cherwell and Isis rivers, bike tours, walking tours, Ghost tours and, of course, shopping. We’ve selected a few of our favourite pastimes below to make your stay in Oxford even more special.

Punting

A very Oxford day out

Punting

River cruises

A most relaxing way to travel

River cruises

Harcourt Arboretum

130 acres of woodland and meadow

Harcourt Arboretum

Bicester Village

Designer boutiques with big savings

Bicester Village

Oxford bus tour

Explore the city by open top bus

Bus tour

Oxford University Botanic Garden

Discover rare and beautiful plants

Botanic Garden