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High-Speed Thames River RIB Cruise in London - with unbiased reviews

High-Speed Thames River RIB Cruise in London

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If you’re looking for an exhilarating way to see London’s riverside sights, then opt for a high-speed RIB cruise on the Thames River. In a rigid inflatable boat, soar past the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, and Shakespeare’s Globe while listening to a high-octane soundtrack. Once you reach Tower Bridge, your skipper accelerates to speeds of 35 miles-per-hour (55 km-per-hour) and performs sharp turns guaranteed to increase adrenaline levels. Ideal for thrill-seekers, this experience also offers multiple departure times.
  • High-speed Thames River cruise in London
  • An unconventional sightseeing experience ideal for thrill seekers 
  • Cruise past the London Eye, Houses of Parliament, and Shakespeare's Globe 
  • Experience high-octane maneuvers and learn about London history
What to Expect
Depending on the start time selected at checkout, make your way to the London Eye Pier to board your RIB. Following a safety briefing, set sail on the Thames River and pass the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament, Shakespeare's Globe, and St. Paul’s Cathedral. Once you pass Tower Bridge, speed restrictions are lifted and your skipper is free to accelerate to speeds of 35 miles per hour (55 kilometers per hour). Feel exhilarated as your skipper performs maneuvers such as hairpin bends and figure eights. During slower periods of sailing, listen to commentary that reveals the history of London’s riverside. The tour concludes back at your original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
London Eye Pier, South Bank, London SE1 7PB, UK
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Professional skipper
  • Expert guide
  • Use of a lifejacket and waterproof gear
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children under 14 years must be accompanied by an adult
  • Pregnant women are not permitted
  • It is advised not to participate if you have a history of or have any current back problems
  • Minimum age is 6 months
  • All seats must be pre-booked with the supplier, refer to voucher for further details
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
About the operator
By: Thames Rockets
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Great adventure!
We booked the ultimate London adventure and what a fun exhilarating experience I had with my two children, we
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Stephen B
Bridgend, United Kingdom
Our 5 year old absolutely loved it! Even on a cold day it’s really good fun. Bill and Adam were excellent hosts
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Keith Reid
Great Experience
Unbelievable experience would recommend to anyone visiting London, an exciting and good learning experience, an
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Geraldine W
17/2/20 Bill and Richard AMAZING
I am actually really scared of water but absolutely LOVED this ..thrilling,exhilarating..just great great fun
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Peter M
Bangor, United Kingdom
Great fun with Thames Rockets
Thames Rockets were great to deal with. Our original booking clashed with the changing of the guard so I had to
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harri davies
not much else to say, good experience, bill n richard were great hosts, loved it. If u can, go and try it
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Great fun!
Geoff was great fun and we really enjoyed the ride! brilliant thing to do and we recommend to anyone :) big thanks
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Suzanne L C
Thames rocket fun
Throughly recommend this exhilarating experience. Whizzing past landmarks with great quirky commentary. Thanks to
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Great experience
Great and exhilarating trip made even better by Bill's commentary and our Captain Richard. 5pm trip was great as
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Janine B
Llandudno, United Kingdom
Family Four
An exhilarating, fun experience! Made so much the better by host Bill and Captain Richard. Children aged 8 & 10
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Key Details
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  • Duration: 50m
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