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The River Cam

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Address: Cambridge, England
Phone Number: 01223927331
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A delightful way to spend the afternoon

You always know when you are getting close to the River in Cambridge. The number of ticket sellers offering punt trips increases in relation to the proximity. I love Cambridge... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

You always know when you are getting close to the River in Cambridge. The number of ticket sellers offering punt trips increases in relation to the proximity. I love Cambridge, great place, but Mrs C and I had never been punting so we decided we would give it a go. Getting a ticket was easy and we had time for... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lots of things to see if you walk along the river. Lots of options for river cruises but it's not cheap.

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Thank Tyler C
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you visit Cambridge you must go on the River Cam punting. If you get a nice day its so relaxing and beautiful views either side of the river banks.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice walk next to the river, lovely time spend in Cambridge! Would recommended! For sure. But you don't need a lot of time to visit everything!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We viewed the mathematical bridge from another bridge when the boats leave. It was awesome to not only view this oddity of a complex wooden bridge but also to see the boats up and down the Cam. A lovely walks through the trees is possible

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Thank THERESA B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great punt by a lovely young boy called Aaron. Very knowledgable and told us quite abit about the history. Had abit of banter. All in all enjoyed the tour

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took the punting tour and learned sooooooooo much about the colleges and their sponsors. We told everyone back home !

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Thank Paulette D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We did this for the second time as we had friends from the North staying for the weekend. It was very nice to enjoy with them but when the rain and wind started it was not that much fun. I did laugh when the guy doing the punting dropped his pole on a ladies head!!! We had a good commentary... More 

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Biggin Hill, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visiting Cambridge . . . I recommend taking a hop on and off city bus tour and a guided punt down the River Cam. The combined tickets can be bought when buying the bus tour tickets. This way the punting tickets are offered at a discounted rate. Headphones are given to you on the bus for you to hear all... More 

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Deal, Kent
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great banter by the punt man, lovely way to spend a sunny hour. See the sights of Cambridge from the water.

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