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Cambridge Punt Company

1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)
  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Tours and River Cruises

Attraction Information

Punting in Cambridge is the ultimate way to enjoy the sights, with the River Cam passing through the very heart of Cambridge’s University campus affording unique views of the most famous Colleges.

The tours begin opposite the beautiful Magdalene College Gardens and commence up through St John’s College, Trinity College and much more. As you sail down the river your local guide will tell you all about the history of the places you pass, with loads of interesting facts. They will also answer any questions you have too so fire away!

The company can provide refreshments, picnics and even balloons if it’s someone's birthday! If you want to add an extra special twist to the day you can get the in-house magician aboard to dazzle the family as you pass through the wonders of Cambridge.

  • Sail right through the heart of Cambridge
  • Guides provide in-depth tours
  • Multilingual staff
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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00 and 18:00 - 20:00

Last Entry

The last entry time is 45 minutes before closing time. 


Adults: £18.00

Kids: £8.00

Babies: Free

Concessions: £15.00

Travel & Contact Information


La Mimosa Pontoon, Jesus Green, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB5 8AG, England

Phone number

07943 820437



Click here to visit Cambridge Punt Company's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

There are no baby food/milk warming facilities available.

Cambridge Punt Company has not told us about their dining options.

There are many cafes around the boat station, so you won't be going hungry!

Yes, Cambridge Punt Company is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Cambridge Punt Company have stated they are pushchair friendly.

No pets are allowed. 

Additional Info

Additional information


Well, if it’s just a little light rain they’ll just go anyway. If it’s a torrential downpour whilst on a tour, they will stop under a bridge and wait until it stops. If you have a ticket already you can go another day – rearrange your ticket with the cashier.

Additional information


Cambridge Punt Company will provide life-jackets upon request.


Cheapest around and it shows 1 out of 5 stars

Avoid, go elsewhere, pay a bit more and get better value for money. Tour is 45 mins not 1 hour as advertised. Staff lackluster, confirmation email never arrived so spent ages proving we’d paid by showing our PayPal confirmation. Staff unaccomodating and lacking any customer service skills. Bottom of the barrel, last resort, avoid, avoid, avoid.

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