Thames Rockets Sightseeing Speedboat Experience - London

Combine London sightseeing with a 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 and the London Eye.

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  • Duration: 50 Minutes
  • Easy
  • Electronic voucher
  • Meet on location
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Thames Rockets invite you to experience a Thames cruise 21st century style.

The original speedboat sightseeing Thames cruise in London that certainly started it all. This is now their most popular speedboat experience. For anyone and everyone who wants to see the capital’s most famous sights with all the added thrills and spills of racing on their renowned Thames Rockets.

The one that started it all...

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. All this is courtesy of their award winning guides handpicked from the stand-up and acting circuit. 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 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!). They’ll twist and turn you through the docklands with a bespoke medley of thrilling classics pumping through their cutting edge on board sound system. Everyone from Grandma to Grandkids are certainly going to be singing along with delight as you experience the #1 tour in London.

Thames Rockets have taken out thousands of satisfied guests on their classic Ultimate London Adventure. Now is the time to experience this truly unique adventure.

Combining the funniest guides and most experienced skippers. Thames Rockets have held the #1 spot in their category on TripAdvisor for 9 years – and they have no intention of that ever changing! Above all your safety is always their priority with your enjoyment a very close second. Thames Rockets guarantee that their Thames cruises will change the way you see the capital forever!

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

What’s included

  • Professional skipper
  • Expert comedy guide
  •  Lifejackets are provided and must be worn

What’s excluded

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

What do I need to bring

In respect of the current coronavirus pandemic please note the below:

  • We politely ask you to bring your own coat and layers to wear whilst onboard. 
  • Plan for the weather, with hats, glove and scarves if necessary.
  • Please bring your own face covering and gloves should you wish to wear during your visit. 

Important information

  • All seats must be pre-booked with the supplier.
  • Minimum age is 4 months, all passengers including babies in arms must have a ticket.
  • Children 14 years and under must be accompanied by an adult. 
  • Without exception pregnant women are not permitted.
  • It is advised not to participate if you have a history of or have any current neck/back conditions.
  • A minimum of eight passengers is permitted for each sailing, vessels that are not filled by the minimum number will be rescheduled. Passengers will be contacted to arrange an alternate time and/or date to travel.  
  • Guests in wheelchairs must be able to transfer themselves to the vessels seating and be able to sit unaided whilst on-board, there are a few steps with hand rails to the vessels seating area.

 In respect of the current coronavirus pandemic please note the below:

  • One way, contactless, socially distanced check-in. 
  • Outdoor attraction, passengers sit in pairs forward facing, side by side. 
  • Vessels operate at recommended capacity guidance. 
  • Passengers from different booking groups will not be paired together. 
  • Handrails and lifejackets sanitized between every departure.


Guided Language

  • English
R 950 50 Minutes , Easy

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