See the city from both the river and road by combining our punting tour with the famous Cambridge bus tour.
College Backs Public Punt Tour
College Backs Chauffeured Punting
The essential part of any Cambridge experience, our punt tour through the College Backs takes you along one of the most beautiful lengths of river in England. Our award-winning tour offers the perfect introduction to Cambridge, so come and enjoy the spectacular views whilst your expert guide brings the city’s fascinating story to life.
We run scheduled 45 minute public punting tours every day and these can be joined on a walk-up basis. Buy tickets on-station or plan ahead and save money with an online e-ticket.
College Backs Punt Tour - Public
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Your guide will be attired in uniform that matches the requirements of the season. Our punts can seat up to 12 people and are dressed with cushions and blankets. They come equipped with additional blankets and umbrellas in case the weather changes.
Public punt tours along the College Backs can be taken daily from 09:00, departing every 15-20 minutes. Online E-tickets are open-dated and valid for up to 6 months from the date of purchase. Your e-ticket can be redeemed at either our Mill Lane or Quayside Punting Stations and is easy to use: just present our staff with a print-out or show it to us on your mobile device and we will redeem it for places on the next available tour.