Visit Ely can offer private tours, whatever the group size. Our tours can also be bespoke, covering specific areas of interest. Choose from our Ely Highlights tour, or maybe you would like a combination tour covering our four main attractions, Oliver Cromwell’s House, Ely Museum, Ely Cathedral and our Stained Glass Museum (please note these tours are specifically for groups of 15 or more).
Throughout the year Visit Ely also regularly organises public ticketed walking tours from our incredible and ever increasing range so please continue to check this page and our What's On page to see what's coming up.
The Ely Highlights Tour
Our expert guides are ready and waiting to lead you on a comfortable ninety minute walk around Ely showing you the "Highlights" of our incredible City. With a 1.5 mile route, this is a delightful and relaxed amble. Starting and finishing at Oliver Cromwell's House, this tour will look at the rich history of this Medieval City including it's architecture, it's monastic roots, the unique relationship the City has with Eels and the Riverside, once the bustling centre of trade.
Available every Saturday at 2pm and priced at £7.50 per person. Tours can be booked by arrangement on Wednesdays for groups of 10 or more.
The Ely Experience
Ely's Monastic Buildings and Architecture
Ely - The Riverside and Eels
This expanded tour takes in the city centre as well as the picturesque waterside with some stunning views. Learn about the drainage of the fens, the life of the fen folk and how the river serves visitors and residents today.
Evening Ghost Walks
Haunted Ely Ghost Tours with Ghostly Sightings Guaranteed
Ely's Haunted Riverside
Witches, Witchcraft and Witches Brew Tour (Including a cocktail!)
Oliver Cromwell's House also stocks the world renowned "Haunted Ely" by Margaret Haynes and Vivienne Doughty. The book is avaliable here.