Shared Cambridge Punt Tours

College Backs Punt Tour

College Backs Punting Tour

The essential part of any Cambridge experience, our punt tour through the 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 shared punting tours every day and these can be joined on a walk-up basis and cannot be booked in advance. Buy tickets on-station or plan ahead and save money with an online e-ticket.

Free Official Cambridge Map & Mini Guide

Claim your Official Visit Cambridge Map & Mini Guide on arrival at Scudamore's when you purchase these tickets, one per group.

Map & Mini Guide

Shared Cambridge Punting Tour E-ticket

45 mins

Buy our flexible tickets and save! E-tickets are open-dated and valid for up to 6 months from the date of purchase.

Type Price* Quantity
Adult Kiosk £19.00 Online £16.00
Baby (under 4) Kiosk £0.00 Online £0.00
Child (under 16) Kiosk £11.00 Online £9.50
Concession ? Kiosk £17.50 Online £14.50

Additional Information

Shared punt tours along the Backs can be taken daily from 09:00, departing every 15-30 minutes. 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.

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.

Once purchased, e-tickets are non-refundable.

Family Punting Offer

Family Punting Offer

Have the best Cambridge day out for less with your family!

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Cambridge Tours

Cambridge Tours

See the city from both the river and road by combining our punting tour with the famous Cambridge bus tour.

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Gift Vouchers

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24nd February - Tours Running as Normal - No Self-Hires due to cold temperatures.

Please note that we are not renting out self-hire punts due to the cold temperatures. Tours are running as normal. Please contact us on 01223 359750 if you have any questions.

Email or Call Us: 01223 359750

Today’s opening times: 09:00 – 18:00, last tour departs 17:00