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Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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The original, fastest and most exhilarating sightseeing speedboats on the river Thames today. Thames Rockets set sail in 2006 offering these unique sightseeing adventures to the public for the very first time. More experience, more style and more...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
County Hall Eye Millennium Pier Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7PB, England
+44 20 7928 8933
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lived in London for 12 years now including kayaking on the Thames - and I thought I’d try this - it was amazing! I learned things about the River I didn’t know before. Fast and exciting! My son enjoyed it immensely. Great fun!!

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Reviewed yesterday

Although the weather was miserable on the day the experience was absolutely amazing and one that we are so glad we didn't miss. The crew and staff are extremely professional, friendly and funny and made the trip for us. Our driver, Andy, and our guide,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our Thames Rockets experience was great fun. The staff where really engaging, especially Craig and Mike. We learnt a lot about the history of London as well as the thrilling boat ride up and down the river. A really great experience that we would recommended...More

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Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a fantastic Break the Barrier trip with Geoff and Phil yesterday - lots of speed, with a whole load of history, fun facts, great sights and entertainment on board throughout. This was the second time I've taken a Thames Rocket trip, and both...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A wonderful hour spent on a super fast boat which hightens your adrenaline levels. The ever so professional driver Nick was extremely professional and is highly skilled. Bill, our energetic, engaging tour guide was extremely funny and captivating. A great fun way to learn more...More

Thank inesampaiofigueiredo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our experience with Doug and Dave. Felt sorry for the people on the boring river cruise. We had much more fun!

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Superb time with Ben and Nick on our excellent speed experience. Ben was a great character and loved his historical and knowledgeable talk on way back journey. Well worth the money great time had by all.

Thank Shirley K
Reviewed 2 days ago

We loved our trip on the London Eye with Mike and Craig. The high speed part of the trip was incredible, really exciting. However the guided tour at the end was equally entertaining, Craig is the one of the funniest, most enthusiastic and knowledgeable guides...More

Thank jpugh12018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the Thames rocket with our 6year old today 14/8/18 (3pm) Dave our guide was enthusiastic, friendly, fun and knowledgeable. The high speed section of the tour gets your adrenaline pumping and and makes you laugh all the way. Our Skipper Doug made you...More

Thank elliepaine75
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow...what a fantastic experience! It really is exhilarating when you pass Wapping! An amazing view of London and the fantastic landmarks topped off with a high speed zip and bump past the City. Dave was a fantastic host and provided an impromptu rendition of happy...More

Thank Craig M
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6 August 2018|
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Response from Fern P | Property representative |
0 Votes Hi there, You can call the office and a member of the bookings team will be able to upgrade your tickets to the 80 minute Thames Barrier trip, you will just need to pay the difference in ticket price. Thank... More
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15 July 2018|
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Response from Gaby M | Reviewed this property |
Best experience and you will get dry very quickly afterwards. Enjoy
Tracey O
16 June 2018|
Response from Jenny B | Reviewed this property |
12 months from date of issue.