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Thames Rockets

County Hall Eye Millennium Pier Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7PB, England
+44 20 7928 8933
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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 returning passengers year on year. Slice through London at 30 knots as the Thames is eaten up by 630hp of engine power. Zoom under the capital’s famous bridges and marvel at London’s landmarks from your exclusive vantage point. Our award winning comedian tour guides ensure sparkling highbrow banter as you 'pull G' past the House of Parliament before holding on tight for an exhilarating trip to Canary Wharf and back mission accomplished on this exhilarating Thames speedboat trip. This experience departs hourly from the world famous "London Eye" Pier, 7 days a week, throughout the year. Perfect for birthday celebrations, unique dates, reunions, family outings, groups of friends, staff gatherings, hen & stag do's, corporate entertaining, team building, engagements, school outings and more.Suitable for all ages 1 to 101! Toddlers and grandma alike willl love this speedy experience. This ultimate sightseeing adventure is great whatever the weather, wet weather kit provided for all ages and sizes."Five star" rating from London's Timeout Magazine, awarded a "Gold Tourist Attraction" in first year of sailing.
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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 2 days ago

So much fun especially the high speed turn - Rob was fact man, witty and informative. Ian has the best job! Thank you for an excellent service all round, as I had to call and the staff there were also really helpful. Professional service from...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

So glad we chose your boat - Craig and Nick. Craig was brilliant, very friendly, funny and knowledgable. The kids loved it too, especially the fast turns in the boat and all to a great soundtrack! superb.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We all thoroughly enjoyed our Thames Rocket experience! 4 of us in total youngest was 8. Great staff from start to finish! Tour guide was funny and informative, great way to see the sights! Speeding around the Thames was fun

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Thank eandnashton
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a great ride on the Thames with Thames Rockets, Tristan was a superb commentator and Nick a great driver, would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow !!!! What a memorable night. The closest you can get to the fireworks and all whilst sipping champagne !!! Definitely one for the bucket list. Thank you

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Me and my friends had a lot of fun! They played music on the perfect timing on the fast ride and the guide, I think his name was Matty P. had a lot of funny and good knowledge about London, while driving back to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked with these guys on a freezing day in between Christmas and New Year - the sun was shining though and we had an awesome trip down the Thames. Intend to go back this summer with some friends and this time go as far as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great trip for us as tourists in London. Stacey and Nick were both amazing! We learned a lot about famous landmarks by the Thames and Stacey made the trip really fun and enjoyable. Once we'd seen the sights, then came the "speed"...More

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8 January 2018|
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Response from Melissa P | Reviewed this property |
The boats are normal sized, with rows of seats. They have a certain amount of people on a boat at one time. Maybe you should email them and check direct or when you are in London pop down to their stand on the Thames near... More
5 January 2018|
Response from traceylewis55 | Reviewed this property |
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Greg S | Property representative |
There is a discount on adult tickets booked through the website, Thames Rockets are a totally separate company to Thames Rib Experience.