Nightlife in Oxford, Oxford (Self Guided)

Oxford is a cosmopolitan and youthful city, with a lot of things to do and places to go. The city offers a wide range of clubs with great music and thematic programs, as well as different pubs and bars catering to all tastes. Check out the most popular clubs in Oxford on this self-guided tour.
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Guide Name: Nightlife in Oxford
Guide Location: England » Oxford (See other walking tours in Oxford)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Travel Distance: 0.2 km
Author: Linda
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Bar Risa-Jongleurs Comedy Club

1) Bar Risa-Jongleurs Comedy Club

Bar Risa-Jongleurs Comedy Club is a nice place to spend your time in. The club has two floors with two bars and a splendid terrace. On the first floor is situated the Bar Risa, where meals and tasty cocktails are served, and where people can enjoy good entertainment. On the second floor is the Jongleurs Comedy Club with humour shows delivered by comedians. The club also hosts some students events, such as live concerts, poker competitions and salsa nights.
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The Bridge

2) The Bridge

The Bridge Nightclub is a common place frequented by Oxford students. The club has two floors. On each of them a specific genre of music is played - hip hop and R&B, dance anthems and funky house, classic soul and funky beats. Each day the programme changes. The club provides a variety of spirits, wines, champagnes and beers served by friendly bartenders.
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Kiss Bar

3) Kiss Bar

Kiss Bar is a nice place with a friendly atmosphere and chilled music. A wide assortment of drinks, such as beers, champagnes, wines and cocktails are served in the bar area. The venue also has a leather sofa seating near the bar. There is a special program on Fridays and Saturdays that often includes live music events.
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Las Iguanas

4) Las Iguanas

Las Iguanas is a lovely restaurant with an amazing atmosphere that brings Brazil close to its visitors. The most delicious Brazilian food is served here along with burritos, tapas and tortillas and various tasty Latin American drinks and cocktails. The stylish interior, friendly staff and Latino music will put you in a good mood straightaway.
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Thirst Bar

5) Thirst Bar

Thirst Bar is a large and pleasant place, with an amazing variety of cocktails and drinks, that gives you the chance to experience new flavours and sensations. Also some tasty snacks and sushi dishes are served. Every night the DJ action creates a chill atmosphere with some good music.

Walking Tours in Oxford, England

Create Your Own Walk in Oxford

Create Your Own Walk in Oxford

Creating your own self-guided walk in Oxford is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Landmarks of Oxford

Landmarks of Oxford

Oxford is a very beautiful city, with a rich culture and history. It offers a lot of splendid landmarks and monuments, many of them dating back hundreds of years and illustrating the historic heritage of the city. This walking tour will guide you through the most attractive landmarks of Oxford.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 km
Museums and Galleries in Oxford

Museums and Galleries in Oxford

Oxford is a beautiful British city famous throughout the world for its University and historic places. The city offers a lot of activities and attractions. For example, Oxford is famous for its museums and galleries that are known for their unique collections and that host regular art exhibitions.
Take this tour to discover the history and culture of the city.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 km
Oxford University Walking Tour

Oxford University Walking Tour

The University of Oxford is the oldest institution of its kind and one of the best in England. It represents a "federation", consisting of 38 self-governing Colleges and 6 Permanent Private Halls. Take this tour to find out the most beautiful and worth-seeing colleges in Oxford.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Oxford has played an important role in the history and development of Great Britain. Its architecture and cultural spots, that attract many tourists, belong to every major period in English history. This tour will guide you through Oxford's most interesting and beautiful attractions.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 km
Oxford Center Nightlife Tour

Oxford Center Nightlife Tour

Whatever you want, a warm conversation with your friends or a lively night on the dance floor, traditional dishes or some exotic ones, a stylish and fashionable restaurant or a simple, modern venue, Oxford offers you a range of bars, pubs and clubs, aimed to satisfy your preferences and wishes. Check out the most popular spots in Central Oxford on this self-guided tour.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.6 km
Religious Buildings in Oxford

Religious Buildings in Oxford

Oxford is home to a great range of sites related to the history of English Christianity. Many churches, college chapels and prayer houses with tremendous architecture can be seen here. Take this self-guided tour to discover the most important religious building in Oxford.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Oxford for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Oxford has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Oxford, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.