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So relaxing

Two of us went on a punt today, piloted/steered/propelled by Tom. In the autumn sunshine it was a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MrsElsea
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London, United Kingdom
Relaxing and informative

Nice trip along the river with a knowledgeable guide. It turned out much better than I had... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Elena V
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Moscow, Russia
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Canterbury Punting Company offer river tours around Canterbury's historic city centre.You can choose either a Historic tour, a haunted river tour or a romantic tour for two. Tours last around 50 minutes.The boats used are traditional punts, which...more
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Stour Street | Waterlane Coffee House, Canterbury CT1 2NQ, England
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+44 7786 332666
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went on a punting tour with this company a year ago and remember it being quite good so went back and did a tour with another guide. What a difference the guide makes! He seemed to not have much to say about the sites...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Two of us went on a punt today, piloted/steered/propelled by Tom. In the autumn sunshine it was a joy to sit back and listen to the commentary, explaining the history of the surrounding buildings. The beautiful river is so clear, and the wildlife - small...More

Thank MrsElsea
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice trip along the river with a knowledgeable guide. It turned out much better than I had anticipated. Many thanks.

Thank Elena V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was a pleasant boat trip we had Jacob as our tour guide , he made the trip worth it and funny would recommend 100%

Thank Aimie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely punt along the stour. Our guide/engine was Jacob. A font of knowledge and happy to debunk any 'made up' historical inaccuracies. Very relaxing, very informative and in rushed. Many thanks!

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely boat trip. Beautiful weather, knowledgable boatman with interesting stories. Would recommend 😃

Thank Gill M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 7 year old niece for her birthday, she absolutely loved it. The scenery was beautiful and the stories were great. Thanks again x

Thank Kailey A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were five adults and two toddlers and we had a lovely and interesting ride. Our punter was very informative and we had an excellent time in glorious sunshine.

Thank Lyn E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was nice but if you want to do it, bring their brochure with the fees. Otherwise, you will be charged more for the same activity by the woman at their shop. It was not only more expensive than what they advertise, it was very...More

1  Thank MvinTarragona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our punt was steered by Sebastian who was full of knowledge, history and some fun. Had a lovely time.

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Rasheeda90
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Response from Ashley D | Property representative |
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Katward
2 July 2018|
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Not necessarily. Try calling the shop 01227464797
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gavinbanfield
7 June 2018|
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Sorry for the late response. Hope you enjoyed your trip
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