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River Thames Fast RIB-Boat Experience in London

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    Arrive at a meeting point on Westminster Bridge 30 minutes before your fast boat experience, in order to don a waterproof lifejacket and listen to a safety briefing. Then, board your speed boat and prepare for the fun to begin.
    At first, you’ll enjoy a relaxed ride down the Thames River. Take advantage of this leisurely pace and capture photographs of landmarks such as the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye and the Tower of London. Your guide will also point out important structures such as HMS Belfast and the National Theater.
    Then, once you go beneath the iconic Tower Bridge, you’ll enter the fast zone. Feel your adrenaline levels surge as your driver accelerates to a speed of 40-mph (35-knots) and you speed towards Canary Wharf.
    Scream with glee as you twist, turn and bounce over waves while listening to lively tunes. Then, catch your breath and return to your original point, where your tour concludes.
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    All reviews sharp turns worth every penny tower bridge great fun adrenaline thames commentary ride
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Highly recommend this as it was so much fun!! The sightseeing part was good and the commentary interesting and fun... but past Tower Bridge was where it became so much more. The accompanying music was spot on (mission impossible) and the boat flew through the...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Amanda H
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We just did the Thamesjet tour and it was amazing. From the start where the lovely Grace, such a beautiful soul, gave us our safety briefing to the high speed exhilarating speed boat ride, everything was perfect. Yes it is short but worth every penny....More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank E3058JEdeborahs
    Reviewed 30 October 2018

    This was an awesome experience! Felt safe and secure the entire time! If you want a quick shot of adrenaline, this is the way to go! It was chilly on the day of my trip, so I recommend wearing a hoodie or light jacket, even...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank Dennis L
    Reviewed 2 October 2018

    What a ride! Gave us adrenaline boost at the end of our London vacation. We enjoyed the boat, the view, the music, the commentary - everything, no negative comments whatsoever! It lasted about 1 hour, very safe and exciting. Just do it!!!

    Date of experience: June 2018
    Thank itllbegreat
    Reviewed 30 September 2018

    Was exactly as we expected and lived up to the expectations from the reviews that we had read before booking. Only 12 to a boat so just about the right amount of people to enjoy the experience with. Great to be on the Thames going...More

    Date of experience: September 2018
    Thank Malcolm_Cat
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    Elisleuk
    10 April 2019|
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    Response from Angie M |
    It says minimum age is 9 years
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    28 January 2019|
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    Response from Malcolm_Cat | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there we booked it on the morning as a last minute thing and probably paid full price. We talked to other people who bought in advance with groupon. That would be my advice. Also there were limited slots left booking it... More
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    GaryTurk
    13 May 2018|
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    Response from stephen t | Reviewed this property |
    not onboard, but the crew have a lockable trunk on the floating dock
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