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The Backs overview

Nature lovers can visit Fellows Garden and The River Cam while in The Backs. While here, check out other local sights like Mathematical Bridge and Wren Library. Whatever your interests are, The Backs has something for you.

Where to stay in The Backs

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around The Backs has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in The Backs with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all The Backs hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best The Backs hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to The Backs

Fly in to Cambridge (CBG), 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from downtown The Backs. London (STN-Stansted) is the next closest major airport, 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

What to see around The Backs

Memorable for its landmarks including:
  • • Mathematical Bridge
  • • Wren Library
  • • Bridge of Sighs
Recognized for its natural setting with these places to visit:
  • • Fellows Garden
  • • The River Cam
Take some time to explore campus or the area surrounding:
  • • Queen's College
  • • Darwin College
  • • Clare College

When to visit The Backs

Wondering when's the best time to visit? Here are seasonal norms to help you plan your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 52°F day, 34°F night
  • • April-June: 69°F day, 38°F night
  • • July-September: 72°F day, 48°F night
  • • October-December: 61°F day, 36°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.20 inches
  • • April-June: 0.12 inches
  • • July-September: 0.20 inches
  • • October-December: 0.35 inches

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