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Thames Rockets Ultimate London Speedboat Experience

Free cancellation
Duration: 50 minutes
Language: English
Availability: Various; see calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Blast along the river Thames on London's #1 speedboat experience

Enjoy on-board commentary from your comic guide

Take in London's iconic sights whilst listening to a medley of thrilling classics

What to expect

Blast your way from the iconic London Eye Pier for 50 minutes that will stay with you forever. Take in the incredible sights from Big Ben to Tower Bridge, with the help of your award-winning guide. Also closet history buffs by nature, their sole purpose is to provide a history lesson like no other. Think you know London? Think again!

Once under the Tower Bridge, it’s time to tighten your grip on the Ultimate London Adventure Thames cruise. Hear the 880 horsepower engines rev up Rocket style and whoop as you whoosh up to speeds of 30 knots (35mph!). You'll twist and turn through the docklands with a bespoke medley of thrilling classics pumping through the cutting edge on board sound system. Everyone from Grandma to Grandkids are certainly going to be singing along with delight as you experience this tour! Above all your safety is always the priority with your enjoyment a very close second. This tour will change the way you see the capital forever!

So are you ready to take on The Ultimate London Adventure?

What you will see:

  • London Eye
  • Houses of Parliament
  • Somerset House
  • London Bridge
  • Tate Modern
  • Shakespeare’s Globe
  • The Gherkin
  • The Shard
  • HMS Belfast
  • Tower Bridge
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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitised between use

What’s included

50 minute ride aboard a Thames Rockets speedboat

Comedy tour guide

Lifejacket and waterproof equipment

Location

Boarding Gate One, The London Eye Millennium Pier, South Bank, London SE1 7PB, UK

Meeting point:

London Eye Pier, Boarding Gate One

When

Winter season (November to February):

  • Thursday: hourly from 09:00 am until dusk
  • Friday: hourly from 09.00 am until dusk
  • Saturday: hourly from 09:00 am until dusk
  • Sunday: hourly from 09.00 am until dusk

Summer season (March to October):

  • Every day; hourly from 09:00 am until dusk

Provider

Thames Rockets Ltd

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Due to Covid-19, new safety guidelines are in place to keep you and the crew safe. Please take time to read them here and ensure that you comply with them
  • Minimum age is 4 months, all passengers including babies in arms must have a ticket
  • Children under 14 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian
  • This experience is not suitable for guests with current or historic back/neck conditions
  • Without exception, expectant mothers are not permitted on board at any stage of their pregnancy
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time
  • A minimum of 8 passengers is required for each sailing, so vessels that are not filled by the minimum number will be rescheduled. Passengers will be contacted in order to arrange an alternate date and/or time