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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...more
Embankment Pier | Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6NU, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
+44 20 7930 5746
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This was a present from my daughter and her husband, so four of us took the trip along with eight other people I didn't know. It was very good. The team looking after us (Brendan and Captain Birdseye, I think - 13.45 Sunday 16th September)...More

Thank chasb00n
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Totally amazing! So great to see London from the river! Hilarious commentary by Steve and Luke. Then totally awesome speed and time to scream! A total must do in London!!!

Thank dlorraine7335
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I booked the ultimate rib boat ride with Thames RIB Experience as a surprise for my daughter's 21st birthday. Wow!! Brendan and Ollie were fantastic -a knowledgeable and amusing commentary accompanied by an action packed whizz up and down the Thames River. Can't wait for...More

Thank rossvon
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Omg I'm actually struggling to find the words to sum up this experience AWESOME on every level ..fantastic skills shown by Steve the Skipper and Luke you should be on the stage. Thank you to the whole team including the girls on the jetty for...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the extended trip to the Thames barrier. Our 'driver' was Tony and our guide was Mick. The commentary we had on the trip was first class, very informative and delivered with great knowledge and a sense of humour. The ride was thrilling and...More

Thank Tinadodd
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was excellent. luke and steve were fantastic and would 100% do it again. can’t recommend it enough:)

Thank Lewis K
Reviewed 4 days ago

All I can say is WOW, what an experience. From the moment we booked in it was an experience not to be forgotten. The staff were great, laugh a minute and the ride was just fantastic. I'm still excited by it four days later

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Thank 49julied
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fab time on the boat trip on the Thames, very professional set set up. The James Bond theme music from different films being played was a nice touch too. Would recommend this trip.

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Thank Heather B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Rib boat ride was fantastic, would be brilliant to enjoy as a group of friends or family. I would have been happy to stay on the boat all day. Totally exhilarating and good banter with the guide whose humour was great.

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Thank Allison L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great outing- whole party really loved it and all want to do it again.we had a party of six including a 6,11 and 12 year old and it appealed to all ages equally. Really great thing to do if you are in London for the...More

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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
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Lorraine S
November 26, 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
Probably not a good idea. 😣
October 1, 2017|
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Response from momof3qts | Reviewed this property |
And book the longest one - I almost did the 20 minute experience because I was afraid I wouldn't like it. I was SO glad we did the 50 minute one, and I still wished it was longer!
August 14, 2017|
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Response from Clive H | Reviewed this property |
concur pretty much what the others have said. I did see the rocket while we were out. Can't remember the reasons for doing so, maybe it was price and where it went. Didn't have any problems with my choice and enjoyed it.