Settled on the River Cam, Cambridge is east England and famous for not only the world renowned university but also the architecture that comes hand in hand with the 13th century buildings. 50 miles north east of London, Cambridge is easy accessible from England’s capital city. The beauty of the city combined with riverside setting ensures that Cambridge is a great retreat for everyone to enjoy.
Renowned for inspiring great minds such as Stephen Hawking and Charles Darwin, Cambridge is world famous for welcoming great intellects into the town and University. However, sports is also a huge part of Cambridge’s history as well as the culture today. Central in the invention of modern football, students of Cambridge University wrote up the first set of rules in 1848. Football today is still a huge part of the city, from Cambridge United FC playing at the Abbey Stadium, to the University Football team and the football varsity against Oxford University a central part of the season. Furthermore rowing up the River Cam is equally popular, as the world renowned rowing varsity occurs on the River Thames where the two famous Universities battle for the title each year.
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The close proximity to London as well as the freedom of the great countryside, Cambridge combines the best of both worlds. With activities for everyone to enjoy, Cambridge is a great place to start your adventure around England and the United Kingdom. Whether you wish to stay in Cambridge or travel through, hiring a car ensures that you are able to explore and see the best Cambridge has to offer.
Founded in 1209, Cambridge University has seen a number of greats pass through the doors. The world’s 4th oldest university, Cambridge has welcomed Isaac Newton, to Charles Darwin as well as Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie as students. The University spans over the town, from various colleges such as St John’s College to Jesus College – they each have their own sense of grandeur. Moving from the colleges to King’s College Chapel, the history is evident in the stunning buildings and the incredible atmosphere at this world renowned establishment.
Punting up the River Cam is a great adventure when visiting Cambridge. Taking you on a tour of the town by water ensures that you see some of the University’s great buildings as well as passing through the Bridge of Sighs. Passing through the honey-stoned windows of the bridge guarantees a breath-taking view of this stunning bridge, which connects St John’s across the River Cam. Continuing along your punting journey, you will also pass through the Mathematical Bridge as well as 6 other bridges. Punting tours are offered by many different companies, most offer both self-hire punting tours as well as private tours which come with your very own guide.
A short drive from Cambridge Town Centre, Grantchester Village is a delightful old village with period cottages and brilliant English Pubs. The Orchard Tea Rooms, Grantchester is a must visit. Located in a beautiful wooded spot, the tea room is a perfect way to spend a summer’s afternoon after a long walk along the River Cam. Equally, the pavilion ensures that these tea rooms are incredibly cosy for the winter months. After a long picturesque walk along the river, these tea rooms are a great way to finish your stroll before heading back into Cambridge.
With multiple branches located both in Cambridge town centre as well as in different parts of town, Enterprise Rent-a-Car aims to have cheap car rental across town to suit your needs. Whether you require a large 4x4, or a smaller 4 seater car, we endeavour to find a car to suit you. Our economy cars are renowned for being fuel efficient, cheap to hire and incredibly reliable. These economy cars are perfect for city trips, or travelling further afield. Book online to get your hire car today.
Our city branches in Cambridge have vans to hire for as long as you require. A day, week or month, our vans are perfect for transporting all your larger items. Moving house, or shifting furniture – we have vans ranging in all shapes and sizes. From smaller passenger vans up to larger commercial vans, Enterprise Rent-a-Car branches in Cambridge have the perfect van rental for you. Get in touch or book online to rent a van now.