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Thames RIB Experience

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Address: Embankment Pier | Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6NU, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7930 5746
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Description: Thames RIB Experience has the fastest and most powerful fleet of...
Thames RIB Experience has the fastest and most powerful fleet of high-speed London RIBs on the River Thames; our incredible vessels are fitted with either 740 horse power Yanmar engines or 2 x twin turbo Yamaha engines, for an extreme London sightseeing experience like none other! All of our adrenaline fuelled signature trips involve fascinating guided commentary on the many marvellous modern and historical sights London has to offer, as well as thrilling bouts of high-speed aimed at getting that heart rate pumping for at least the daily recommended 20 minutes! In response to popular demand, we blast the beloved James Bond theme music guaranteed to turn heads as you tear up the Thames in our eye-catching London Speed Boats; all of which designed with maximum fun, safety and comfort in mind. All high-speed Thames RIB boats are fitted with powerful PA stereo systems to ensure any observations from the guide can be heard clearly whilst proceeding at speed, and we provide warm waterproof clothing to ensure you’ll remain high and dry, whatever the weather. So don’t delay - book yourself the RIB-roaring ride of a lifetime today. Fast and furious fun for all, whatever the occasion!
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Took the grandson on this and boy was it FUN. You get the standard running commentary about the various things on the river bank and once you get past Tower Bridge a little ways... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Took the grandson on this and boy was it FUN. You get the standard running commentary about the various things on the river bank and once you get past Tower Bridge a little ways he opens the throttle and ZOOM. Speeds of up to 32 knots feel much faster being close to the water, seeing the spray (occasionally feeling the... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

excellent.great good fun and plenty to see.we both loved it.thanx thames rib. would advise anyone interested to take the thames barrier run.

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Andover, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Fantastic experience - both thrilling and hugely informative. Viewing buildings from the river puts a whole different perspective on things. Seems expensive but worth every penny!

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Brilliant thrilling ride along the Thames with a great soundtrack! Staff were amusingly informative but knew when to stop talking and just let you take in the whole experience.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

Simply awesome experience, did the shorter ride a couple of years ago with my son, he wanted to do it again so with chose the longer ride down to the dome, fantastic we both loved it i think it is very good value considering the thrill you get

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

A wonderful exhilarating thrill ride, great commentary and music a brilliant experience which we will never forget. 😀😀😀😀

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Great Neck, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

We took one of the longer speed boat rides, and it was so much fun! We were laughing, screaming, etc -- my 12 year old son and I -- the fastest boat ride I've ever been on, making cool twists and turns too. Plus, it was scenic and a learning opportunity. This is a London must do if you love... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

I booked a Thames RIB experience for my boyfriend's 30th birthday and we had an epic time! Tom and Tony were great and it was a truly thrilling experience to be riding so close to the Thames to the sound of James Bond music! Definitely recommend this!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

An informative and amusing guide annotated our journey - and combined with the exhilarating experience helped make this a really enjoyable perspective/view on London for my family. I think this would appeal to both Londoners and Tourists.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

This was short but sweet. Carrying out twists and turns down the Thames was good fun. Some landmarks were pointed out a little information given about them. I would recommend this to people

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