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Scudamore's Punting Company: Quayside

Boat Trip

Magdalene Bridge

Tel: +44 01223 359750

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Punts in Cambridge

Scudamore's Punting Company are Cambridge's oldest and most revered punting company, and the originators of pleasure punting as a leisure activity in Cambridge. Since their foundation circa 1903, they have hired boats and offered tours to both residents and visitors alike. Punting has over recent years become a mainstream activity so choose Scudamore's to ensure the authentic punting experience.

Cambridge Punting Tours:

Our VAQAS-award-winning College Backs Punt Tour offers the ideal introduction to Cambridge’s fascinating history. Hear how the city has evolved from a medieval market town to world-class centre for education, all the while enjoying spectacular views from the river. No one showcases Cambridge quite like Scudamore's, with fully trained tour guides with a passion for history and a natural talent for sharing it with others. Relax for three quarters of an hour in a comfortable 12 seater punt as you pass Cambridge's most famous sights, including King's College Chapel, the Bridge of Sighs, the Mathematical Bridge and the Wren Library.

Boat Hire:

We also offer the opportunity to have a go at punting yourself. Hire a punt to head along the famous College Backs from our Quayside Punting Station. Punts can be rented for as short as an hour or as long as the day's opening hours.

Seasonal Punting:

Scudamore's run exclusive punt tours and activities that are scheduled during celebratory calendar events, including tours for Valentines Day, Easter, May Week, Halloween and Christmas. Visit the website for full details and celebrate the season, Cambridge style.

Punting Parties:

Celebrate with a Champagne Tour, or adventure with friends on self-hire punts with a Treasure Hunt, Scudamore's offer the most exclusive range of punting activities on the River Cam. Choose an exciting punting experience for your Birthday, Hen Party or even Wedding Reception entertainment.  

Corporate Benefits:

Scudamore's offer Cambridge companies a unique corporate benefit for their employees. Corporate Punting Tickets ensure that employees can hire a boat as often as every day for a year. Likewise, the company can use them for team building events, corporate entertainment and more. View our Corporate Benefits Cambridge page for more information or call the Bookings Team to discuss your requirements for daytime or evening punting entertainment.

Opening Times

Open All Year
Opening Times (1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2016)

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