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High-Speed Thames River RIB Cruise in London

From US$57.16
  • High-speed Thames River cruise in London
  • An unconventional sightseeing experience ideal for thrill seekers 
  • Cruise past the London Eye, Houses of Parliament, and Shakespeare's Globe 
High-Speed Thames River RIB Cruise in London
From US$57.16
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If you’re looking for an exhilarating way to see London’s riverside sights, then opt for a high-speed RIB cruise on the Thames River. In a rigid inflatable boat, soar past the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, and Shakespeare’s Globe while listening to a high-octane soundtrack. Once you reach Tower Bridge, your skipper accelerates to speeds of 35 miles-per-hour (55 km-per-hour) and performs sharp turns guaranteed to increase adrenaline levels. Ideal for thrill seekers, this experience also offers multiple departure times.
What to Expect

Depending on the start time selected at checkout, make your way to a central London location to board your RIB. Following a safety briefing, set sail on the Thames River and pass the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament, Shakespeare's Globe, and St. Paul’s Cathedral.

Once you pass Tower Bridge, speed restrictions are lifted and your skipper is free to accelerate to speeds of 35 miles-per-hour (55 kilometer-per-hour). Feel exhilarated as your skipper performs maneuvers such as hairpin bends and figure eights.

During slower periods of sailing, listen to commentary that reveals the history of London’s riverside. The tour concludes back at your original departure point.

Reviews (332)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great fun for older kids

We booked this last minute before a trip to London.The day turned out to be very cold but with the extra jackets provided and hoods pulled up we stayed warm enough. The company is highly professional, we felt safe throughout and the guide was entertaining....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Duechristmas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great fun for the family

This was a great way to tour London. Geoff was our guide. It was fast and fun with great music but they slowed down now and then to give location and historical info. It was a perfect blend!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Maps231597
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A perfect start to a vacation

Very professionally run, fulfilled it's promises - started promptly, the tour guide Greg was good humoured and interesting and the high speed section was exhilarating on a cold but bright winter morning

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shloime P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great trip on the Thames

Myself and two sons went on this trip yesterday. We had a brilliant time, views were amazing of London with the sun going down and all the christmas lights. Great commentary by Greg and thanks to the skipper Nick!!! Also must add that the customer...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Honeymonster27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fantastic way to spend a Sunday morning

I purchased this activity for my husbands 60th birthday ,and it was brilliant. It was a Christmas boat ride and we had a visit from Santa who came bearing gifts. The boat ride was amazing as was the commentary.we would go again. Thank you to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Donna S
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Susan E
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Response from Donna S | Reviewed this property |
They do warn people that if you have heart issues, it’s best not to participate
Ann J
23 July 2018|
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Response from Suedep | Reviewed this property |
About an hour
Felicia D
14 July 2018|
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Response from D_W_10017 | Reviewed this property |
You will not get wet at all (unless it is raining). The ride is very smooth, especially at high speed. We used our phones to record parts of the ride, and there was no issue with water whatsoever.
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