Scholar’s Punting Cambridge is an independently owned punting company established in 2007. Operating from the riverbank in the heart of the historic city of Cambridge, our punting tours guide visitors and local residents through 800 years of Cambridge University and local history.
We pride ourselves on our warm friendly service, offering tailored and private tours which cater to your needs and requirements. Our tours offer exceptional value for money on shared or private tours of The College Backs of the University of Cambridge. All Scholars Punts are equipped with warm blankets and umbrellas. We offer tours in a number of different languages.
Our Chauffeurs guide visitors through 7 of the most prestigious Colleges belonging to Cambridge University along a beautiful stretch of the river Cam known as The College Backs , offering you a glimpse into life past and present, at this world famous academic institution. Book Online
Shared Punting Tours
Our shared punting tours are a great way to see the river and experience the history of Cambridge. Shared punting tours last for 45 minutes and offer excellent value for money. A shared punting tour can be booked online or visitors may join a tour on a walk-on basis at the landing stage . Book Online
Private Punting Tours
Our private punting tours offer the most exclusivity. You will have the entire punt to yourself with the undivided attention of the chauffer. You have more freedom to move about the punt and can decide how much or how little historic commentary you wish to hear. Tours can be booked for a minimum of 45 minutes or more. Book Online
Group Punting Tours
Our Group punting tours are ideal for groups of 8 people or more. A discounted rate applies for larger group bookings. Group tours offer visitors the exclusivity of their own punt for a preferred amount of time. You can decide how much or how little historic commentary you wish to hear or ask as many questions as you like. Tours can be booked for a minimum of 45 minutes or multiples of 45 minutes. Larger group tours can also be booked occupying additional 12 seater punts. Book Online