River Tour - Cambridge
The Cambridge skyline is one of the most picturesque, and architecturally stunning in the world. The stretch of the river Cam that winds through the college backs holds some of the most breath-taking and awe-inspiring scenery in the entire city. The college backs are decorated with 9 famous colleges, 8 beautiful bridges, and stories from over one thousand years of history.
"There’s a reason why the views from the river find their way onto every postcard in the city!"
Punting is a local institution, and the activity dates back to the foundation of the University itself. Experiencing Cambridge from the river is certainly the most relaxing way see this beautiful city and discover it’s fascinating story. Our boats come ready with blankets, cushions, and umbrellas to ensure your total comfort as you sit back and enjoy the leisurely flow of the Cam and your personal punt chauffeur shares with you Cambridge’s rich and engaging history. Our tour will take you through the stunning college gardens at Clare and Trinity, past the breathtaking gothic architecture of Kings and under the St John’s College Bridge of Sighs.
This 50- minute journey offers you views into the colleges that are only available from the river, bringing you within touching distance of some of the city’s most famous landmarks, including the Mathematical Bridge at Queens, and the famous Wren Library. An inspiring, informative and above all, beautiful journey- our river tour is an unforgettable experience!
*Boats seat up to 12 guests. The river tour can be booked for any time of day, so if the 13:00 slot isn't ideal please give the office a call on 01223 969 598 to reserve your tour time!