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Cambridge Leisure Park

Cambridge Leisure Park

Cambridge Leisure on the corner on Cherry Hinton Road and Hills Road in Cambridge is home to a 9 screen The Light Cinema, 28 lane Tenpin bowling,...

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Punting along The Backs

Punting, Bus & Bike Tours

Cambridge is one of the most beautiful cities in the country to visit - with so many sights to see, including the stunning architechture of the university colleges, the picturesque rolling fields of Grantchester Meadows and the charming cobbled streets of the city centre. 

Thankfully there are a number of exciting ways in which to enjoy all the sights of the city and the surrounding area, in comfort and style.

Punting Tours

Relax on a Punt Tour of the river and take in the beautiful views of the college "Backs" - the ideal opportunity to take photographs of the iconic colleges, from a unique and privileged viewpoint.

To book punting tickets - click Book Now

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A punt tour along the world famous Cambridge College ‘Backs’ is one of the pleasures of a visit to Cambridge. We want your experience to be enjoyable and safe and this leaflet provides information about where to go to join a licensed tour.

You can choose from 6 locations as shown on the map on the back of this leaflet. You can buy tickets at each location, online or through the Tourist Information Centre.

Please DO NOT buy your punting tickets from people selling them on King’s Parade or the Market Square as illegal punt operators sell tours from these locations.

Please DO NOT buy tickets from people selling in the red locations

Bike Tours

Another exciting way to see the outer reaches of the city and the surrounding areas, just as the locals do, is to join a Bike Tour.

City Sightseeing Tours

And if you prefer to see Cambridge from an elevated standpoint, then the top deck of an Open Top Bus Tour is the perfect place for you to relax and enjoy the sights of the city in comfort.

For more information on Punt, Bus and Bike Tours please contact the Tourist Information Centre, where our knowledgable staff will will be available to offer help and advice on your favoured method of seeing the Cambridge sighs.

All enquiries regarding any of the tours mentioned can be answered by calling the Cambridge Tourist Information Centre on 0871 226 8006

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