Spirit of Oxford River Cruise for Two

If you are looking for a brand new and exciting way to explore Oxford - or a unique experience gift for a friend - then this wonderful Spirit of Oxford River Cruise for Two People is just this ticket!This is an exceptional opportunity to climb aboard an elegant Edwardian style river boat and follow the route taken by Lewis Carroll almost 150 years ago when he first came up with the idea for Alice in Wonderland. Perfect for any literary fan, this cruise takes you past the stunning scenery that has inspired the work of some of Oxford's best loved authors, including C S Lewis, Evelyn Waugh and Gerard Manly Hopkins as well as Lewis Carroll. Departing from the city centre you will travel upstream, passing some of Oxford's most beautiful scenery and several quiet suburbs before reaching Binsey and majestic Port Meadow. Your skipper will point out places of interest, like the Head of the River and Folly Bridge, and will be able to explain the history behind each location as you cruise along the Thames. Heading back downstream, you will pass some of this captivating city's most famous sights including the Christchurch Meadows and College, the University Regatta Course, the College Boat Houses and Folly Island. Sightseeing from the river gives you a brand new perspective on he city, and it's ideal for exploring the many hidden areas that you can't see by foot!So whether you are hoping to use this cruise as a sightseeing tour with a difference, or just want to enjoy a gentle afternoon on the water with a special someone, nothing about this fantastic tour will disappoint. An absolutely unforgettable experience...

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Experience Days For Couples Spirit of Oxford River Cruise for Two