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Go Punting Cambridge - CLOSED

33 Bridge Street, Cambridge CB2 1UW, England
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great punt trip

We hired a private punt and had a brilliant trip up and down the river. Harry was a super guide... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Rick S
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
A must

A guided punt tour is a must although in my opinion very overpriced. If you go to the local tourist... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Trevor C
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Oakham
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  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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At Go Punting, we offer exclusive private river tours of the ‘College Backs’. Glide along and discover Cambridge’s extraordinary history from the comfort of a chauffeured punt. Rest assured, all of our tours are ‘private’- we will not add separate...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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33 Bridge Street, Cambridge CB2 1UW, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

We hired a private punt and had a brilliant trip up and down the river. Harry was a super guide , very friendly , entertaining and good fun .

Thank Rick S
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

A guided punt tour is a must although in my opinion very overpriced. If you go to the local tourist information centre you can obtain discount tickets. The tickets are accepted by different operators depending on the day of the week. We fortunately purchased ours...More

Thank Trevor C
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were determined to experience a punt trip on the river Cam during our recent day out at Cambridge. Whilst we generally enjoyed it there were one or two things that could have been better, Some punts were equipped with cushions due to travelling in...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Hubby booked a private punting trip for our visit to Cambridge. What a great experience. Our driver (punt operator) was James and he was friendly and knowledgeable. It was dry and sunny but a bit chilly. Blankets were provided and we were snug and warm....More

Thank Trudi P
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We used this company because we had read the reviews then booked on line and to be honest when we arrived in Cambridge and had a walk about to familiarise ourselves with the area and to find out what the score was as far as...More

Thank coconumber5
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Overall experience was very good mainly due to having a great tour guide (Luke). A very relaxing trip and great way to see some sights along the river.

Thank Jonny W
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

There are many companies that offer the ride, so I'm not sure this is the one I took. I got the one made by students, on a boat with other people and in the channel behind the colleges' gardens. It was lots of fun. The...More

1  Thank Tata_Paulista
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

This was the first thing we did once we arrived in Cambridge. We truly went there with the intent of seeing the colleges and the town, but were approached shortly after arriving about a punting tour. So glad we did this. Interesting little tour. Our...More

1  Thank tennisi11
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Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

My partner and I took this trip for her birthday, punting along the Cam River with a bottle of Prosseco. Trip takes about 40 mins and was really great. We booked one of the official tours for £19 pp and our "captain" was great, really...More

Thank Lotish
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Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Me and my partner did go punting and was such a great thing to do. Our guide Matt was really great and told up lots of great things about Cambridge and was really interesting.highly recommended:)

Thank soappy24
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