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Experience the best luxury punting in Cambridge with Rutherford's, where you'll see the world-famous English Heritage historic park in the heart of the city.

On your Cambridge punting tour, you’ll soak up the atmosphere of the exclusive riverside University Colleges, be amazed by sublime bridges, in awe of beautiful pristine gardens and get a sample of some of the local wildlife – predominantly ducks and swans!

Our expert chauffeurs will punt you through the stunning College Backs, and entertain you with Cambridge’s inspiring history as you discover the secrets of the city.

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See the sublime University of Cambridge buildings and private gardens that are only visible from the river.

The Cam features some of the most magnificent bridges of any river. Witness the incredible selection from a unique perspective, including the Queens' Mathematical Bridge and St John's Bridge of Sighs.

Each of our expert guides is well-versed in the history of our city, the river and all they have to offer. There's no reciting from a script, so ask us questions to uncover more information.

Punting is about more than just seeing the sights. Immerse yourself in Cambridge culture and enjoy a bit of luxury as you glide down the river on comfortable padded seats.

Enhance your punting trip with beautiful wine, artisan cheeses, and much more, delivered to you by bicycle ready for your tour. Simply add at checkout.

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Rutherford’s punting company has family heritage directly linked to Ernest Rutherford, a Cambridge Graduate and nuclear physicist, who has shaped our world today through his contribution to industry and education. We’re Cambridge’s luxury official punting company focused entirely on giving customers the very best punting hospitality. We would be delighted to plan your Cambridge experience around your ideas, suggestions and requests – Get in touch as we’re here to make the best Cambridge day happen for you!