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Traditional Punting Company

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The Traditional Punting Company offers guided punting tours along the River Cam. Every tour is a unique experience, on which you'll learn lots of historical facts and stories behind the creation of Cambridge University and it's beautiful...more
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Quayside | Cambridge, Cambridge CB5 8AB, England
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+44 1223 782306
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

This trip was easy to book on-line and we were able to turn up on the day and book our tour time. Liam was such an excellent guide and was so informative too - we had a great time with him as our guide. Don't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peter G
JosephM4947, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Hi Peter, Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad that you found our booking system easy to use and liked the flexibility a shared tour brings when checking in on the day. We would also liked to thank you for informing us of...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This was our first time punting and absolutely loved it. We were greeted at the Quayside by friendly staff. Our punter, Paul, shared lots of facts about what we saw during our journey. I would certainly recommend! We will definitely be going back!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Louise W
Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad that your first time punting was a great experience and that you enjoyed your tour. We hope that you come back and visit us again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

What to do when in Cambridge on a lovely day but go punting. Had a fantastic tour around the city with lots of historical facts. Lovely day out and such good value for money! 👍🏼 Would highly recommend xx

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charlotte H
Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you had a great tour and we hope that you learnt a lot about the creation of Cambridge University. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff, very helpful, had such a great time! Would definitely recommend. Will come back as soon as I can!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rachel J
Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we hope you come and visit us again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

So glad we decided to use this company for our outing. The staff were super friendly and helpful, the tour was great - very knowledgeable! We will definitely be back again! :-)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lucy M
Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we are glad you had a great time, and hope you come and visit us again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

My partner and I were out in Cambridge for the day and decided to go punting. We had an amazing tour along the river, with an excellent guide. Lovely company, would definitely go again, highly recommend :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nicole C
Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we are glad you and your partner had a lovely tour, and we hope you come and visit us again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Great company, very good service. Nice people working for the company. Would recommend to anyone wishing to go punting :)

Date of experience: July 2018
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Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we hope you come and visit us again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time being shown the sights and sounds of Cambridge by the knowledgeable Ben who was very entertaining. Outstanding views at dusk. Would recommend

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GigiLangan
Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we are glad you had a lovely tour, and we hope you come and visit us again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Ben was an excellent tour guide. Really knowledgable and some good stories about the route. Perfect weather for it which also helps as well! Would definitely recommend and do it again. Thanks Ben!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank graham1296
Joseph M, Owner at Traditional Punting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we are glad you had a lovely tour and we will pass the feedback to your guide. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, TPC

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We greatly enjoyed a 45 minute tour last week, expertly guided by Andy. If anything I wish we’d booked a longer tour as it was so entertaining and interesting. I have just read a newspaper report that the company has had an injunction granted against...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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