Punting in Cambridge - The Bridge of Sighs at St John's College

Visit Cambridge Punting Tickets

Take a day out punting in Cambridge with Visit Cambridge’s favourite punting company and enjoy the beautiful sights on the serene river Cam. See the history and discover the secrets of Cambridge University from the famous Backs on an accredited punt tour.

The river Cam and the College Backs are the very heart of Cambridge and were listed by English Heritage, in 1995, as a grade 1 historic park. The best way to see this outstanding area of beauty is on Cambridge punting experience.

The city was once the home to the famous Ernest Rutherford, a Cambridge Graduate whose contribution to nuclear physics has shaped our world today. As a business Rutherford’s brand and family heritage celebrates Ernest Rutherford and his life long contribution to both industry and education.

Rutherford’s are a top rated punting company in Cambridge on Google, Facebook and TripAdvisor. They’re holders of the VisitEngland Quality Rose Marque for official punting tours, and were the first punting company to hold an alcohol licence to launch award-winning Champagne on their tours. At Rutherford Punting Cambridge, there’s a world-class experience offering knowledge on the history of this amazing city to all who visit. There’s no better way to be entertained as you tour this spectacular area than by punt.

Rutherfords Punting Cambridge leads the way on punting experiences with a history of providing the best and most enjoyable escapades available on the river Cam. With a brand focus on our attention to detail, customer experience and in depth knowledge, Rutherford’s show a passion for all Cambridge hospitality and events.

Rutherford’s punts come dressed with beautiful cushions and blankets in summer. Your voyage will include extra snuggly woollen blankets during the colder months, with hot water bottles on hand for the coldest days. Umbrellas are always on standby to offer shelter from the famous British weather – whether for soaring temperatures or intense April showers.

Rutherford’s provide a range of experiences and events, so there’s something for everyone. Choose from their punting experiences page for a full list. Favourites include: