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Rutherfords Punting Company

Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Welcome to Rutherford's Punting Company. We offer a range of 45 minute shared and private river tours. Your tour with us will take you along the English Heritage Historic Park, showing the University of Cambridge College Backs and entertaining you...more
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Quayside | Jesus Green Moorings, Cambridge CB5 8AB, England
+44 1223 322200
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Reviewed today

had a wonderful time on the river with our guide Sam. A great trip for the German exchange colleagues we had with us to learn so much about the history of the colleges.

Thank scott l
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friend told me to do a punting tour whilst in Cambridge so I did a little tripadvisor search and found this one, top-rated. Booking was easy, I just walked up to their little stand on the quays. Look online to see if they have...More

Thank Alexis A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a fun trip. Sun shone, warmest day in October 2018. Prosecco was drunk. Giggles had. Chauffeur v knowledgeable and funny. Took our craziness in good fettle. Thanks Kieran. Lovely way to see Cambridge. Ps handy tip, lots of difft punting companies competing for your...More

Thank sbthappy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I must admit I was anxious; as much as wanted to go on a punt, the thought of being that close to the possibility of falling in did slightly set me on edge. Our guide, Pip,couldn’t be more charming or funny, with a demonstration of...More

Thank Pollyanna S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this well in advance and was not disappointed. The weather helped - a glorious day. The hour on the river was fabulous with Harry our guide and punter adding an informative and witty commentary. He helped to make the hour fly by and at...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Harry did a fantastic job! Lots of history and Cambridge information! Beautiful architecture! Must do!

Thank Jamie Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extended family visit to Cambridge and a chance to take a punting tour for the first time. Booked on line and paid in advance, which on a busy sunny Sunday turned out to have been a smart decision. Our punting guide, Max, was very pleasant,...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did have a lovely experience, we were lucky to have sunshine :) our guida Max was full of anecdotes and jokes, he was a super nice guy. You get to experience cambridge in a very lovely way

Thank Pinar O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a great punting tour with Rutherfords, it was very informative and our guide was friendly throughout. I would recommend this company to anyone looking to do a punting tour.

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and welcoming staff, from the sale guy to the punter on the boat. Smiles and wit all the length of the tour, that help make it more interesting. Very welcoming also with my little dog on board!

Thank mliotino
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Response from Rutherfordspunting | Property representative |
Hi Huismanhyat, You can book directly on our website and it's cheaper than paying walk up prices on the day - there's an option of shared or private tours. We look forward to seeing you on the river! Rutherfords Punting... More