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Trinity Punts

The Avenue | Madingley, Cambridge CB2 1TJ, England
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Brilliant. Cannot believe I had not done this before.

Many times in Cambridge but it was the first time my wife and I ventured down to the river. A very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Humps400
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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Must do in cambridge!

We took my nephew this time, they had a very nice time. Recommend going on a weekday, river is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joe F
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One of the least expensive of the punt hire firms where people can hire their own boat or hire a chauffeured tour with a guided commentary of the various sights and attractions along the River Cam. Prices are £20 per hour for self hire, and £15 per person for tours.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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The Avenue | Madingley, Cambridge CB2 1TJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many times in Cambridge but it was the first time my wife and I ventured down to the river. A very polite young lad asked us to join his boat and we were delighted to take up the offer. Around 40 minutes on a most...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took my nephew this time, they had a very nice time. Recommend going on a weekday, river is less crowded. There are other punters along the river but our guide went further on both directions than the others! Third time bringing relatives to cambridge...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

After seeing many people punting on the river, we decided to go on a trip ourselves. We were not disappointed! The staff were extremely friendly and the guided tour we took was very interesting. It is well worth a guided tour if you are in...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

I'm so glad we stumbled across Trinty Punts. The price was very reasonable (£18 for an hour) and staff were very informative. A really fun way to see The Backs.

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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Popped the postcode into google, dodged the 20 other tour operators and had a nice stroll. A bit tricky to find the actual boat shed as a guided tour operator had put their sign right at the entrance to the college and they were the...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

At time of visit was £18 for a self hire Punt for an hr, as far as I've found this is the cheapest in Cambs. This is for the Punt not per person, I. E. 3 of us so was £6 each. Punting is always...More

1  Thank TomAndBeth2017
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

12 of us on two boats mixture of adults and youngsters we were kept together by a brilliant guy, EDWARD. he encouraged the quite young guys to punt and made a big fuss of them. My grandaughter was celebrating her 21st so grabbed the pole...More

Thank moley70
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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

After pushing back our punt a few times, (due to an early afternoon session at the pub) we had a great time drifting down the river taking in the Cambridge culture! Our guide Patrick was fantastic, very engaging and accommodating would highly recommend.

Thank George C
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Booked and waited and waited and finally we could enter our punt, and want a treat! The ‘punter’, is that what they are called? He was very funny, knowledgeable and had an answer to every question. It is worth every penny and the wait. If...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2017

Just horrible! There is no queue! At the end, one of the responsible for the place decided to do the tour with other people. I had to wait almost 40 minutes for nothing. I decided to go to other place, which was really amazing! The...More

1  Thank Alex d
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Caroline932
July 18, 2017|
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Response from Bertram F | Reviewed this property |
So sorry to be so late answering , I think six maximum for comfort
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Meegzboyden
May 21, 2015|
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Response from Jon L |
2016 price for guided tour is £15 per person.
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