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Address: Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7PB, England
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The original, fastest and most exhilarating sightseeing speedboats on the...

The original, fastest and most exhilarating sightseeing speedboats on the river Thames today. Thames Rockets set sail in 2006 offering these unique sightseeing adventures to the public for the very first time. More experience, more style and more returning passengers year on year. Slice through London at 30 knots as the Thames is eaten up by 630hp of engine power. Zoom under the capital’s famous bridges and marvel at London’s landmarks from your exclusive vantage point. Our award winning comedian tour guides ensure sparkling highbrow banter as you 'pull G' past the House of Parliament before holding on tight for an exhilarating trip to Canary Wharf and back mission accomplished on this exhilarating Thames speedboat trip.This experience departs hourly from the world famous "London Eye" Pier, 7 days a week, throughout the year. Perfect for birthday celebrations, unique dates, reunions, family outings, groups of friends, staff gatherings, hen & stag do's, corporate entertaining, team building, engagements, school outings and more.Suitable for all ages 1 to 101! Toddlers and grandma alike willl love this speedy experience. This ultimate sightseeing adventure is great whatever the weather, wet weather kit provided for all ages and sizes."Five star" rating from London's Timeout Magazine, awarded a "Gold Tourist Attraction" in first year of sailing.

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London on the Thames

Mum & Dad in their fifties, 2 daughters in their teens and it was absolutely BRILLIANT! We all loved it! Early Jan, quite cold, but it was fantastic! Part 1- guide to the... read more

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

We could not go on our trip that an 86 year old gentleman was so looking forward to. We asked if we could postpone the trip as there was a train strike and bad snow forecast for the day. We were told that we could not transfer to another day as other people could not go if we did not... More 

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Mum & Dad in their fifties, 2 daughters in their teens and it was absolutely BRILLIANT! We all loved it! Early Jan, quite cold, but it was fantastic! Part 1- guide to the buildings on the Thames whilst poodling along - interesting stuff! Question is, on a clear day, can you see Australia from the top of The Shard? Part... More 

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Hoddesdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took a trip on the rocket on a diabolical rainy day and had a wonderful time.The guide Stacey was humorous and knowledgeable about the sights.Very exhilarating ride would definitely go again.The awful weather didn't distract at all and all the team on board were excellent.

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took my partner as a birthday surprise. We did the last trip of the day so it was pitch black for the second half of it which was amazing. Well worth doing. Great staff as well. Interesting facts and lots of laughter.

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Nottinghamshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fabulous trip great commentary lovely people very well organised,would definitely recommend to all age groups

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There wasn't a single complaint about speed which make a nice change from the usual 'why is this going so slow'. Brilliant day out on the thames super fun for the kids, everyone loved it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lots of fun despite the rain- thanks to Scott and Dave they were great hosts. We were given waterproof jackets and trousers which kept us warm and dry giving us an enjoyable experience. Great way to see London and learn about some of the history along the way. Great music and lots of fun at high speed!

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

On a cold and somewhat damp January afternoon we took to the water without Thames Rockets. Skippy and Dave, our captain and guide, were not at all phased by the weather and both were extremely helpful and welcoming as we arrived. Once we had kitted up with waterproof overcoats and flotation jackets and had a short brief we were ready... More 

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Sion, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you want to do something different and fun while still learning about riverside history, architecture and culture, then this a great activity.

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great way to see London whatever the weather, it rained a little but never spoilt it as you are given waterproof jackets and trousers and had a laugh with our guide Rory and driver Chris and learnt some interesting facts at the same time. Highly recommend!

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