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High-Speed Thames River RIB Cruise in London

From US$57.02
Highlights
  • High-speed Thames River cruise in London
  • An unconventional sightseeing experience ideal for thrill seekers 
  • Cruise past the London Eye, Houses of Parliament, and Shakespeare's Globe 
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High-Speed Thames River RIB Cruise in London
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Overview
If you’re looking for an exhilarating way to see London’s riverside sights, then opt for a high-speed RIB cruise on the Thames River. In a rigid inflatable boat, soar past the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, and Shakespeare’s Globe while listening to a high-octane soundtrack. Once you reach Tower Bridge, your skipper accelerates to speeds of 35 miles-per-hour (55 km-per-hour) and performs sharp turns guaranteed to increase adrenaline levels. Ideal for thrill seekers, this experience also offers multiple departure times.
What to Expect

Depending on the start time selected at checkout, make your way to a central London location to board your RIB. Following a safety briefing, set sail on the Thames River and pass the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament, Shakespeare's Globe, and St. Paul’s Cathedral.

Once you pass Tower Bridge, speed restrictions are lifted and your skipper is free to accelerate to speeds of 35 miles-per-hour (55 kilometer-per-hour). Feel exhilarated as your skipper performs maneuvers such as hairpin bends and figure eights.

During slower periods of sailing, listen to commentary that reveals the history of London’s riverside. The tour concludes back at your original departure point.

Reviews (324)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Bill and Nicks most excellent adventure

What an amazing way to see the city. Bill was an amazing tour guide who was very funny, knowledgeable and a all round stand up guy. He truly made us all feel at ease and ensured that he included everyone in the conversation. 5 stars,...More

Thank The-mobile-foodie
Reviewed 3 days ago
Fab. U. Lous.

Don't often give 5-star reviews, this is probably the 2nd or 3rd, but this trip was very deserving. OK. We were lucky with the weather. Dry, blue sky, and not too cold. But everything about the trip was excellent. From the staff who greeted us,...More

Thank 75seanl
Reviewed 4 days ago
Speedy & fantastic

We hired the entire boat for my birthday celebration. Bill & Rich were great. We were very lucky with the weather - beautiful sunny October day. It was cold on the water despite this so worth wrapping up warm. Also, the life jackets are somewhat...More

Thank QueenMintola
Reviewed 5 days ago
But would I go again ??? !!!

I wish - less than an hour before we were due to enjoy our experience the trip was cancelled due to mechanical issues..4 of us had traveled from Yorkshire to enjoy a day in London and this was a big part of our plans -...More

Thank Rowy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Most fun you can have on water!

Fabulous trip with Stacey & Nick - good knowledge of sights on way out and hugely exhilarating once we hit open water and rocketed! We were a family of 6 aged 6 - 73 and all loved it! Will def do this again :)

Thank Gemma C
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15 July 2018|
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Response from D_W_10017 | Reviewed this property |
You will not get wet at all (unless it is raining). The ride is very smooth, especially at high speed. We used our phones to record parts of the ride, and there was no issue with water whatsoever.
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Felicia D
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Response from 26Marion26 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few steps to get into the boat but the crew help you on and off. There are handrails in front of every seat but I've never felt the need to hold on. I would imagine if you had neck or back problems when the... More
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