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Address: County Hall Eye Millennium Pier Westminster Bridge Road | Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7PB, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7928 8933
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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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Really well organised with friendly, professional, fun staff as we boarded and on the boat. Great commentary by Lucky. Know London but learned new things as we went past the... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really well organised with friendly, professional, fun staff as we boarded and on the boat. Great commentary by Lucky. Know London but learned new things as we went past the famous sights. Chris opened up the engines. Great fun. Glad we took the rain jackets offered as the heavens opened! Thanks guys

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Hi I would like to say a massive thank you to Dave and Neil on our Thames Rocket experience. It was refreshing to have really friendly happy people operating this tour, long side the guy who was booking us in on the pier. He made it funny (I liked the description of the Greenwich Observatory), with funny facts and jokes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Fantastic trip down the Thames. Guide was informative and fun and once you get to the part of the river with no speed limit it is awesome. Would highly recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely brilliant trip down the Thames. Loads of information provided by our guide Little Mike who was friendly and very funny and made the trip real fun. Lots of sights of London, Big Ben, Tower Bridge, Houses of Parliament, Tower of London, St Paul's Catherdral to name only a few. Made all the more brilliant when Blakely opened up the... More 

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I won this trip in a raffle and it wasn't hard to find takers to come along with me. Brilliant time. Thanks to Dave (legend) our guide and Nick the pilot for fab time. Informative tour of London by water was an added bonus, followed by bombing along on the Thames. Great fun! Was icing on the cake of a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a fantastic way to see London. Definitely not what we expected. The weather didn't look too clever so we were offered coats, but being us we declined. Ofcourse the rain came, but in no way did it deter from the experience on a Bank Holiday Sunday . If anything it added to the ride helped immensely by Little Mike... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We loved this. I have lived in London for 12 years but did the tourist thing for my sister and her beautiful kids. My sister and I enjoyed it just as much as they did. Little Mike and Blakey were most excellent. Thanks lads 😆

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent customer service and great fun. Christopher Columbus drove the boat excellently and Tristan and Isolde was funny and charismatic. Well worth it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A thrilling high speed trip along the Thames expertly executed by Ian with enthusiastic entertainment and information provided by Little Mike. Turned out to be a great birthday present for my wonderful sister in law, Jeanette. Thanks guys.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a trip! Our two boys 8 and 5 loved it, it was a total blast. Great guides, learned some great new facts about London and saw it from a whole new perspective. tesco vouchers make the cost very reasonable, worth saving them for. We have an ace selfie from the trip where the boat driving photo bombed....thank you it's... More 

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