Group Getaways with Punting Cambridge: Your Ultimate Guide to Memorable River Adventures
Punting Cambridge – A Guide to Group Punting
Planning a group outing can be challenging. It involves aligning everyone’s schedules, finding activities that cater to all tastes and budgets, and selecting a location that’s convenient for all. If you’re considering a fun weekend getaway with friends or a corporate retreat, Punting Cambridge is your perfect destination. We’ve compiled a list of top group activities in Cambridge to ensure your trip is memorable.
Why Choose Cambridge for Your Group Trip?
Conveniently located just 50 minutes away from London by train, Cambridge is a city that never fails to charm its visitors. It’s also well-connected by train to Birmingham, Norwich, Peterborough, Ipswich, and Leicester, making it an accessible destination for group trips. Friends and colleagues flock to Cambridge throughout the year, with peak visits from May to September.
There’s plenty to explore in our charming city. For corporate groups, Punting Cambridge can assist in finding suitable venues for your not-so-fun activities, such as keynote speeches. However, the crown jewel of Cambridge activities is undeniably punting on the River Cam. Our guided tours offered by Punting Cambridge last for 50 minutes, covering a 2-mile return trip along the College Backs. We have an array of group-friendly activities to enrich your punting experience.
Where to Visit in Cambridge?
If your group enjoys a good bar, we recommend The Ivy, a cocktail bar and restaurant just a five-minute walk from our Punting Cambridge landing stage. Another recommendation is Parker’s Tavern, a modern bar, and kitchen on Parker’s Piece, offering ample space for group bookings and private hire.
For those visiting Cambridge in warmer months and seeking a peaceful escape, The Orchard Tea Garden is an ideal choice. It’s a serene tea room located in an Orchard in the quaint village of Grantchester, only a 10-minute drive from the city center. Having hosted Cambridge residents for over 125 years, it offers a truly authentic experience.
Group Punting in Cambridge
At Punting Cambridge, we provide both shared and private chauffeured tours. Our shared tours accommodate groups of up to 2, 3, 6, and 9, making it a cost-effective option for group punting in Cambridge. For those who prefer privacy or have a group of over 10, a private punting tour is the best choice.
Our Private Group Punting in Cambridge Tours offers more customization to match your preferences. You can add food and drinks to your ticket, engage in games like giant Jenga, chess, dominos, and rounders, and add scavenger hunts and kids’ activity books to your Group Punting Tour.
Stories and Insights from Punting Adventures in Cambridge.of the River Cam, and discover insider tips for an extraordinary punting experience. Join us as we share captivating stories, insightful guides, and expert advice to inspire your journey through the heart of Cambridge. Let our blog be your companion in unlocking the secrets and wonders of punting in this iconic city.