Many of Cambridgeshire’s most interesting sights are within easy driving distance of Cambourne, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Wimpole Estate and Fellows Garden are amongst the best places to explore here. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Kettle's Yard and Cambridge Castle.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Cambourne. Explore, admire and be thoroughly entertained in the various museums including Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences and the Whipple Museum of the History of Science. Experience established and up-and-coming artists performing live at the Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge, the Cambridge Arts Theatre and the ADC Theatre.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Cambridgeshire, plan a trip to the nearby outdoor areas. Nature lovers love to visit places like the University Botanic Gardens in Cambridge. There is a relaxed atmosphere here as well as well-tended garden beds and trees. To discover the native flora and fauna, head out to the Paxton Pits Nature Reserve in St Neots.
Cambridgeshire has some unique places to see including Wren Library in Cambridge, Pepys Library and Jesus Green. To learn about the role of faith in Cambridgeshire, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the King's College Chapel in Cambridge, the Round Church Visitor Centre and the Church of St Mary the Great.
To browse through stores or enjoy a light meal, browse the Cambridge Market Square in Cambridge and the Grand Arcade Shopping Centre.
Spend a few hours high in the stands of Fenner's, Cambridge, cheering on the popular Cambridge University Cricket Club. Be sure to wear cambridge blue, the colors of the Cambridge University Cricket Club.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about staying at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Cambridge City Hotel, the University Arms Hotel, or the Menzies Hotels Cambridge.