French Punting Tours of Cambridge

French Tours of Cambridge

French Tours of Cambridge

We are offering the opportunity to practise your French language skills in advance of the visiting Tour de France with limited spaces available on our French Punting Tour of the College Backs.

These shared tours will be in French and include some of the history of Cambridge, its prestigious Colleges and allow you to soak up the spectacular scenery.

You've missed the boat on these tours this time. Contact our Bookings Team with enquiries by email or on 01223 359750.

Additional Information

Your guide will be attired in our summer uniform as appropriate for the weather on the day. 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 French punt tour along the College Backs will leave from our Mill Lane Punting Station at your chosen time. Please aim to arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled departure to ensure that you have plenty of time to board and get comfortable.

Tour and Lesson

Tour and Lesson

Combine your punt tour with a punting lesson for some adventure and enjoy mastering a new skill!

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On the 17th and 18th June no Self-Hire crafts are allowed on the College Backs after 19:00. Last self-hires on the day will start at 18:00.

This is an enforcement of a navigation restriction by Conservators Of The River Cam. If you have any queries please contact us on 01223 359 750 or

Email or Call Us: 01223 359750

Today’s opening times: 09:00 – 22:00, last tour departs 21:00