Cambridge Tour Experiences

Punting Experiences

Experience the best punting in Cambridge with Rutherford’s to see the world-famous English Heritage historic park in the heart of the city.


Celebrate your love in the most Cambridge way possible this Valentine's Day. Your boat will come adorned with petals, and there will be a traditional long-stemmed red rose for your chosen partner.


This 45-minute tour takes you through the historic highlights of Cambridge as you enjoy sipping on chilled sparkling Champagne, ideal for afternoon and evening toasts.


Romance on the River Cam as you enjoy each other's company on this 45-minute tour. The boat will be dressed in cosy blankets and cushions, decorated with flower petals for the perfect romantic touch.


On this fun and unique experience enjoy a traditional British summer picnic while punting — there's nothing more Cambridge!


Make your engagement one to remember with our Proposal Punting experience, the most quintessential Cambridge way to pop the question.


We have a range of experiences that we know our guests adore but if you're looking for something a little different then don't hesitate to get in touch. We would love to create the perfect punting experience, just for you.

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    Choose to mix aspects of our existing experiences or make your new idea a reality, we will create a bespoke tour experience for your own unique adventure.

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    Select extras from our sister company The Cambridge Bar and have them waiting for you upon arrival at the boat. From Champagne to Pimms, Cheese to Chelsea buns, we have something for every taste.

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    Our experienced guides are here to ensure that your trip down the river is unforgettable - ask them questions!


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 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!