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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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Thames RIB Experience has the fastest and most powerful fleet of high-speed...

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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Awesome fun!!!

My hubby booked the longer ride to the Thames barrier and back, It was an amazing way to see the city. All the staff from start to finish were amazing, I hope to book again and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Essex
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My hubby booked the longer ride to the Thames barrier and back, It was an amazing way to see the city. All the staff from start to finish were amazing, I hope to book again and bring the teenagers.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

amazing unbelievable experience,such fun in 50 mins the tour guide was so funny he made you feel very welcome ,james bond being played as we were whizzing down the thames ,if your thinking of going and you have children ,take them its so safe ,life jackets must be worn ,you get a tour first around the thames then as soon... More 

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Thank 19kim67
Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a great time! Our tour guide, Tristan, kept things interesting and was making everyone laugh throughout. The boat then went at high speeds, and the kids all had a great time. Would recommend highly...

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Thank asif742016
Kent
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked the 75 minute trip to the barrier and back. The crew were great and on the way up to the barrier gave us a terrific commentary on the sights interdispersed with a bit of speed. The way back however was just amazing. Fast and furious, such great fun. You have to do this trip.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The only thing that perhaps can be made better is lowering the volyme of the music when not speeding. Both me and one of my children found it allmost painfully loud. But otherwise it was great and interesting to see parts of London we never would have sen otherwise (Thames Barrier etc)

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Third time we have hosted a corporate event with Thames Rockets and done the Break the Barrier - amazing experience Our clients loved it. Even when the unfortunate happened, a failed engine, it didn't ruin it for us, had a nice meander a little way back and then collected by another boat who took us back at high speed. Perfect... More 

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liverpool
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the moment you arrive the brilliant staff take care of you so friendly and helpful the first part of the cruise is limited by speed restrictions but the on board staff still make it interesting but once you clear tower Bridge they open the throttle and off you go swerving and swaying spray flying around you and the bond... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Such great fun, really well organised, friendly staff. We did the trip up to the Thames Barrier. Highly recommend - enjoy!

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Thank mark191175
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We so enjoyed our ride for friends birthday yesterday. Hosts were brilliant, music great and speed too! Can't believe I have never been up the Thames and seen wonderful london from the water. Brilliant!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was brilliant. Husband 40th birthday - day out in London and through try out something different. Could have done with another hours worth of speed on the boat!

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