20 Best Things To Do Outdoors In Cambridge Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do Outdoors In Cambridge

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Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

The Cambridge Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Enjoy some quality family fun together on the Cambridge self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Suitable for the whole family and written so...

Cambridge Cathedral on huntfun Cambridge trail

Huntfun Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Going for a walk doesn't always get the kids excited but add a treasure hunt to it and trust us - they'll be sold! Untangle the mystery of the huntfu...

St John's college at Footprint Tours Cambridge

Footprint Tours Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Footprint Tours' free Cambridge walking tour is a great way to see the city centre on foot. It includes a huge amount of information about Cambridge...

Visitors on Oxbridge Tours in Cambridge

Oxbridge Tours

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Oxbridge Tours provides a range of activities for all ages in Cambridge and Oxford led by current students of the universities. From the Ghouls and G...

Bridge of Signs St Johns College at Rutherford's Punting Cambridge

Rutherford's Punting Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Enjoy a delightful traditional punting tour with Rutherford's Punting Cambridge. See the city from another perspective and laugh all the way as you l...

Punting in the snow at Scholars Punting Cambridge

Scholars Punting Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Fancy an educational day out? Visit Cambridge with the family on a traditional punting trip. Take the 45-minute Scholars Punting Cambridge guided tou...

People in boat on river at Cambridge Punt Company

Cambridge Punt Company1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Punting in Cambridge is the ultimate way to enjoy the sights, with the River Cam passing through the very heart of Cambridge’s University campus affo...

Outdoor swimming pool at Jesus Green Pool in Cambridge

Jesus Green Pool

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Jesus Green Pool is around 90 metres long, and it ranges from 1.2 to 2.5 metres deep. Built in the traditional 1930s style it is the largest pool in...

Fountains at Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Cambridge University Botanic Garden

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

With plants from all over the world displayed in a 40 acre oasis of gardens and glasshouses, the Cambridge University Botanic Garden is an inspiratio...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Grantchester Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Grantchester
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

With the clock ticking and locals calling out for a hero, can you come to their rescue and solve the Grantchester Spy Mission Treasure Trail? It’s ce...

Lammas Land Pool

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Lammas Pool is a large and shallow paddler, ideal for pelting in and out of on hot summer days. There's also a pleasingly large playground with s...

Cherry Hinton Water Play Area

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Out in the grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall lays two small paddling pools with gentle water shelves and a maximum depth of 0.4 metres, making them ideal...

City Sightseeing Cambridge Hop on Hop off Tour bus

City Sightseeing Cambridge Hop on Hop off Tour

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

With its cobbled streets and ceremonial robes, Cambridge could very well be Hogwarts! Why not sprinkle a little extra magic over proceedings on a Cit...

A little boy with a paper plane at Imperial War Museum Duxford in Cambridgeshire

Imperial War Museum Duxford

  • Duxford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step into the history of aviation at the Imperial War Museum Duxford! Discover the stories of those who lived and worked at RAF Duxford and explore g...

Families watching show at Milton Country Park

Milton Country Park

  • Milton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

TheMilton Country Park comprises 95 acres of eclectic terrain to explore based around the reclaimed gravel pits, but out of it's wilder depths there...

Boys at Wandlebury Country Park in Cambridge

Wandlebury Country Park

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

At Wandlebury Country Park on the gentle Gog Magog Hills just south of Cambridge, is a welcome retreat for walkers, nature lovers and a natural adven...

Indoor soft play frame at Cheeky Monkeys Play Barn in Fulbourn

Cheeky Monkeys Play Barn

  • Fulbourn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Whatever the weather Cheeky Monkeys will guarantee an exciting time for children whether they are whizzing down slides, climbing across rope bridges,...

Three young kids playing in some leaves at Anglesey Abbey

Anglesey Abbey

  • Lode
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Enjoy a family day out in nature at Anglesey Abbey and discover 114 acres of beautiful land, just 6 miles away from Cambridge! Your adventure with th...

Machinery at The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey in Waterbeach

The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey

  • Waterbeach
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey has a lot of interactive displays suitable for young children based on the Medieval Abbey and farming. Meet Geral...

Red panda at Shepreth Wildlife Park

Shepreth Wildlife Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Shepreth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

There are lots of animals to go and see at the award-winning Shepreth Wildlife Park, including tigers, red pandas, birds of prey, otters and lemurs....

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