COVID-19 Shared Punt Tour

COVID-19 Shared Punt Tour

Punting in Cambridge during COVID-19 is now available by purchasing a private seating area for up to 3 or 6 people on a Shared Tour. Along a two mile stretch of the River Cam, customers will experience the most beautifully scenic route along the backs of seven Cambridge Colleges including the likes of St Johns, Kings and Queens to name but a few. At the Traditional Punting Company both the customers experience and saftey are their top priority, so measures have been implemented to ensure punting is COVID-19 safe. Boats will be sanitised before every tour, fitted perspex screens will maintian social distancing when the minimum distance of 1 metre is not kept and the virtual queue system will prevent crowds at the departure location. It is the best way to see Cambridge at a reduced price and without the queues.
* Duration: 50 minutes
* Starts: Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




Punting in Cambridge during COVID-19 is now available by purchasing a private seating area for up to 3 or 6 people on a Shared Tour. Along a two mile stretch of the River Cam, customers will experience the most beautifully scenic route along the backs of seven Cambridge Colleges including the likes of St Johns, Kings and Queens to name but a few. At the Traditional Punting Company both the customers experience and saftey are their top priority, so measures have been implemented to ensure punting is COVID-19 safe. Boats will be sanitised before every tour, fitted perspex screens will maintian social distancing when the minimum distance of 1 metre is not kept and the virtual queue system will prevent crowds at the departure location. It is the best way to see Cambridge at a reduced price and without the queues.

Itinerary
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Pass By: Magdalene College, Magdalene Street, Cambridge CB3 0AG England

Customers will pass by Magdalene College, learning about the College and the scholars that have passed through their doors. The punts will also pass Quayside, which is located just opposite the College, and learn about Cambridges’ trading past.

Pass By: St. John’s College, St. John’s St., Cambridge CB2 1TP England

Customers will go under the Bridge of Sighs, and will pass the ‘Wedding Cake Building’, formally known as the New Court.

Pass By: Trinity College, 31 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB England

Customers will pass by the Wren library and will travel under Trinity Bridge. Customers will learn about the origins of the College and the royals that studied there. After Trinity College, customers will travel pass Trinity Hall College and under Garret Hostel Bridge, the only public foot-bridge along this stretch of river.

Pass By: Clare College Trinity Lane, Cambridge CB2 1TL England

Customers will pass both Clare College and Clare College Gardens, which are on both sides of the river banks. The gardens are considered the most scenic in Cambridge, graduates have the right to get married there. Customers will also travel under Clare Bridge and learn the history about all three sights.

Pass By: King’s College, King’s Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST England

Customers will pass the famous, Kings College Chapel, which is the largest stone-vaulted chapel in the world, as well as the Gibbs Building. Customers will be regaled with stories about the College and its Bridge.

Pass By: Queens’ College, Silver Street, Cambridge CB3 9ES England

Customers will pass and learn about College, and the Queen’s who were its founders. Customers will also pass under the famous Mathematical Bridge, formally known at the Wooden Bridge. It is at this point of the journey (at Silver Street Bridge) that the punt will turn and travel back along the river.