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Halloween Punt and Hunt

21 October @ 9:15 am - 31 October @ 5:15 pm


Embark on a Hauntingly Enchanting Adventure with Halloween Punt and Hunt! 👻 Date: 21st – 31st October 2023 📍 Location: River Cam, Cambridge 🎟 Book Now: Halloween Punt and Hunt Tickets Descend into a world where the eerie tales of historic Cambridge intertwine with whimsical family fun, in the spellbinding Halloween Punt and Hunt event, proudly brought to you by the acclaimed Traditional Punting Company.

🚤 Glide into the Mystical World of Cambridge

As Autumn leaves cascade through the crisp air, families are invited to unearth the mysteries lurking in the enchanting corners of Cambridge through a mystical punting tour along the historic River Cam. Amidst the hauntingly beautiful backdrop, relish stories of spectral sightings and uncanny occurrences, delivered by our expert guides, steeped in the lore of this ancient city.

🧙‍♀️ Thrilling Scavenger Hunt Adventure

Extend your journey ashore with an electrifying scavenger hunt through the cobblestone pathways of the city. Equipped with an enigmatic activity book, adventurers of all ages are set to unravel cryptic clues, uncover chilling tales, and unearth answers, so you can collect a sweet treasure awaiting at the legendary Hardy’s sweetshop at the end of the hunt.

👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Unrivalled Family-Friendly Experience

Anchored in the heart of Cambridge, this enthralling experience is meticulously designed to cater to every member of the family. Whether it’s the gentle allure of punting for the little ones or the thrill of the scavenger hunt for the older explorers, the Halloween Punt and Hunt promises an unparalleled amalgamation of education, exploration, and exhilaration.

🎃 Why Book with Traditional Punting Company?

  • Award-Winning Excellence: Renowned for delivering exceptional experiences, our punting adventures have captured the hearts of locals and tourists alike.
  • Expert Guides: Navigate through both serene and spectral terrains with our highly knowledgeable and engaging guides, ensuring a rich, immersive journey through Cambridge’s past and present.
  • Safety Ensured: With utmost priority on safety, our practices ensure a secure and enjoyable outing for the entire family.

💼 Package Details and Booking

The Halloween Punt and Hunt runs exclusively from 21st October to 31st October 2023. Customise your enchanting journey by choosing between a private or shared punting experience. Add on the Halloween Scavenger Hunt & Activity booklets for an additional £2.50 per child for an extra sprinkle of spectral fun. Its punting in Cambrigde with a spooky twist. Secure Your Spot on this Bewitching Adventure! Immerse yourself in a world where the enchanting and the mysterious converge, ensuring an unforgettable Halloween experience amidst the historic charm of Cambridge. Book your tickets now and prepare to explore, discover, and be utterly enchanted this October half-term with the Halloween Punt and Hunt. 🕸 Feel the shivers down your spine? It’s not just the chill of autumn in the air, but the anticipation of a mesmerizing adventure, awaiting you and your family in the heart of Cambridge. Join us… if you dare! 🕸


21 October @ 9:15 am
31 October @ 5:15 pm
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Traditional Punting Company
Punting Landing Stage, Thompsons Ln
Cambridge, CB5 8AQ Cambridge
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