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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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I can't believe that we have not done this trip before now! Next time your in London you must do it, worth very penny, you find out so much information and you see more than... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Northamptonshire
London Pass|Includes entry to 60 of London's world-class sites
Tower of London
Tower of London
National Gallery
National Gallery
Churchill War Rooms
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Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge
Westminster Abbey
Westminster Abbey
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Northamptonshire
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73 reviews 73 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

I can't believe that we have not done this trip before now! Next time your in London you must do it, worth very penny, you find out so much information and you see more than you would if you were walking. Added bonus, your on the Thames having great fun on the water. You are looked after very well and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Excellent trip and commentary, great fun from start to finish. Really exhilarating when the boat got past Tower Bridge and was able to go really fast! Would highly recommend.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

We loved it. Thank you! Our children wanted to do it again and again. Loads of fun and a great way to see the sights from the river

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

This experience was amazing. The first bit was slow but interesting because of all the pointing out of landmarks by the river but once we past the speed restricted area we went at top speed and the driver even pulled off some tricks like jumping over waves and taking sharp corners. Overall, we had a great time and I would... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Our daughters organized this as part of our 30th wedding anniversary celebrations. I've always wanted to do it and it didn't disappoint. Even though it was raining hard it wasn't spoilt. Well organised, interesting commentary and the speed on the way back was the best bit. Would I do it again? Most definitely. Thank you, you got our day off... More 

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Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

I took my 12 year old son on this - he loved it. Luckily the weather was fantastic - not sure it would be such fun in the cold or rain, but really well run, enthusiastic staff and lived up to all the reviews I had read beforehand - would definitely recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW via mobile

We celebrated my sons 12th birthday with a trip on the RIB. It was a perfect treat. The weather was anazing so that was an added bonus but couldn't fault the customer service. We were upgraded to a longer and more expensive trip as the original boat we had booked wasn't full Enough to run. The guide on our boat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

What a way to see London. My friend bought the extended ride for a Christmas present. Interesting facts about London were great but loved the speed along the bit past the Police station to the Thames Barrier, and even better on the way back. The only thing that could have improved it would to be a bit longer and go... More 

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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

I organised this trip for my Mother (71) and nieces (27 & 25) and we all thoroughly enjoyed our unique view of London, with the added spice of a little speed over the water. Listening to the James Bond theme and other good tunes was fun; we were lucky that the sun was out too. The trip took us out... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW via mobile

Kids loved it 9&12, if in London I recommend it, great way to see the place and amazing smiling fun :)

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