Canterbury Punting Company is open

Classic Guided Punting Tours

The finest way to see and learn about Canterbury, from the comfort of a classic hand-built punt on the historic river Stour.

Join us on a guided tour through the heart of Canterbury and benefit from the beautiful views and history of the city.

Our tours are perfect for families, educational groups, children, friends and loved ones.

A relaxing, fun and interesting day out. Our standard tours typically last for 40-45 minutes.

Please enquire to make a special customised event.

Drinks available to reserve through booking.

Shared Tour

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Private Tour

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Nature Tour

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Haunted River Tours

Come join us for Halloween and take part in a chilling ghost tour along the Great Stour, our undead tour guides will spook you with their ghoulish tales of Canterbury's dark folklore. Click here to book your journey into the supernatural.

Halloween Shared Tour

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Halloween Private Tour

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You must show up 10 minutes before your scheduled departure time to be guaranteed a place on your boat.

Ticket policy

To Book quickly scroll up to the booking form or for more in-depth information about a wider range of tour options hit the drop-down titles "tours/prices"

A limited number of advanced tickets are now available for purchase online. These tickets are at least 10% cheaper than booking on the day.

Booking in advance also guarantees you a seat on your boat for a specific date and time. 

Free, no questions cancellation by telephone is possible up until 3 hours before departure.

Punting with a picnic