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Punting Tour in Cambridge

  • Observe some of the city’s most notable sites, including King’s College Chapel and the Bridge of Sighs
  • Learn about the city’s history and culture from your accredited guide and relax with your own chauffeur 
  • Save time with a convenient tour duration and regular departure times
Punting Tour in Cambridge
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Punting Tour in Cambridge
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Cambridge is known for its historic attractions, but typical tours can take up a lot of time, especially for those on a brief visit. Discover the city by punt, passing landmarks such as King's College and the Mathematical Bridge. Learn about their history from your guide as you sail in a traditional, flat-bottomed boat. The tour’s convenient duration and regular departure schedule is ideal for those looking to tick off this authentic experience while saving time.
What to Expect

Depart from a central Cambridge location along the River Cam, at a time that suits your schedule. Board your vessel and glide along the river, admiring the quintessentially English scenery along the way. Listen as your accredited guide shares insights into the historical landmarks you pass, including King’s College Chapel, the Mathematical Bridge, and the Bridge of Sighs, and relax as you're chauffeured along your journey.

Orientate yourself in the historic city and enjoy the small group nature of the tour. Should the rain strike, enjoy an authentic English experience by wrapping up in a provided blanket and taking shelter under one of the punt’s umbrellas. At the end of your journey, return to the original point of departure, and continue your exploration of Cambridge with new insight into its history and culture.

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Reviewed yesterday
punting with Scudamore's

Excellent trip, on the punt, excellent commentary, very well organised and not expensive. will be going again.

Thank Norman237
Reviewed 2 days ago
A must do activity!

Excellent service. I booked tickets online and picked up the tour at the Quayside station. We had a private tour for 5 The guide was very knowledgeable about the area and we enjoyed a smooth ride. I would definitely recommend this company and would repeat...More

Thank karen d
Reviewed 6 days ago
A Must Do

We had an enjoyable time doing a self-guided tour with a few local friends. We would recommend this to anyone coming to Cambridge. Sightseeing is beautiful along the river.

Thank Radrev
Reviewed 1 week ago
Slow punting down the river

Four of us decided to go for a punt along the river in Cambridge. We waited for a short while and all boarded and a student pushed us along the river. There were 12 passengers in the punt and we got lots of information about...More

1  Thank Brian B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Treat for Overseas Guests

Took family visiting from Australia on this trip Wednesday. Weather was beautiful. Booked tickets online and took centres advice and went to the Quayside Station which is the quieter of their two locations. trips are still the same regardless of where you start from. Parking...More

2  Thank sharpie136
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Ris C
15 June 2018|
Response from Amy C | Reviewed this property |
It’s about a 15-20 minute walk from the station. Head to the city center and in the main square, follow the signs towards the water. You’ll see the ticket booth and they’ll help you to board.
13 April 2018|
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Response from Manon C | Reviewed this property |
The tour was booked in advance but not by myself as I was with a big group so I can't really help you. Sorry
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