London Thames River High-Speed Small-Group RIB Cruise

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in London

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4.8 out of 5

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Combine London sightseeing with a white-knuckle speedboat ride on a 50-minute Thames River cruise. Board your modern RIB (rigid-inflatable boat) and soak up the unparalleled views of top city attractions including Big Ben, the London Eye and St Paul’s Cathedral. Learn about the city’s history from your entertaining guide, and then feel your adrenaline rush as your skipper pulls back the throttle and you rocket along the Thames River at speeds of up to 35 miles (56 km) per hour. Small-group experience with numbers limited to 12 people.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Thames Rockets, London, EnglandStep on board at the world famous London Eye Pier and get ready for an adventure like no other!Pass By: Thames River, London, EnglandTake to the river 21st century style - with just 12 passengers on board this is an up close and personal experience form start to finish.Pass By: Houses of Parliament, London, EnglandYour on board guide will be your ally on this great adventure regaling you with tales of London's history.Pass By: Big Ben, London, EnglandSee the sights from the comfort of a small group tour on a high spec vehicle!Pass By: St. Paul's Cathedral, London, EnglandOur vessels are small and manoeuvrable meaning you will get closer than on any other boat tour. Pass By: Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, London, EnglandAs Tower Bridge comes into view in the distance prepare yourself as the 630hp engines warm up for the main event. Pass By: 30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin), London, EnglandThames Rockets are famous for their #1 speedboat experiences. Once in the high speed zone feel the engines roar and hold on tight as we propel you to 30 mph! Pass By: The View from The Shard, London, EnglandTwist and turn past London famous landmarks, all with our trademark medley pumping through the on board speakers.Pass By: Tower of London, London, EnglandWhoop and cheer as you bounce across the wake. This is sightseeing like no other!Pass By: Tower Bridge, London, EnglandPull 'G' as you turn to make your way back. Wave as you leave the other boats bobbing about in your wake on this high adrenaline memory making adventure.Pass By: Canary Wharf, London, EnglandWith plenty of photo opportunities, come and see why people are raving about Thames Rockets. Are you ready?

What’s included

  • Professional skipper
  • Expert guide
  • Use of a lifejacket and waterproof gear

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks


  • Small-group tour