Rutherfords Punting

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Mother’s Day in Cambridge

A mother and child laughing in a punting boat.

With Mother’s Day approaching, it’s time to celebrate the incredible women in our lives that guide, nurture, and fill our hearts with love. This year, why not treat your mum to a day of relaxation and elegance with our mother’s day punting package?

Our Mother's Day Experience


  • 45 minute punt journey along 1 mile of one of England’s most beautiful riversides
  • Seasonal bouquet crafted by a talented local florist
  • Afternoon Tea at University Arms Hotel.

Our Mother’s Day package kicks off with a tranquil punt tour along Cambridge’s College backs. Sit back, relax, and soak up the architectural marvels upon which Cambridge is built upon. Our professional chauffeurs will ensure that your VisitEngland Rose Marque tour is a magical experience. For more information about our chauffeured punting tours, click here.

Immerse yourself in Cambridge culture and enjoy a taste of luxury as you glide down the river in our upgraded traditional punts. Our boats are recognisably the best on the river, with raised seats, cosy blankets, and little tables for your use. 

A smiling woman holding a child and a bouquet of flowers on a punt

Seasonal Bouquet

What’s Mother’s Day without a beautiful bouquet to brighten her day? With our bespoke Mothers Day experience, all tours will receive a complimentary small bouquet crafted by a talented local florist. If you’re looking for more, we also have an option to upgrade to a full bouquet as an additional add on. Show your mum how much she means to you, with nature’s own artwork as a token of your appreciation. 

After your enchanting punting tour, it’s time to indulge in a quintessential British tradition: afternoon tea. At the esteemed University Arms Hotel, you and your mum will be treated to a sumptuous assortment of food and drink. Revel in the joy of spending quality time together. Click here to find out more.

A selection of food and drink at the University of Arms Hotel
An assortment of sweet treats for afternoon tea

Don’t wait until the last minute, contact us now to reserve your spot and give your mum a Mother’s Day that she will Cherish forever. After all, Mums deserve nothing less than the best. Happy Mother’s Day!