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Thames Rockets

County Hall Eye Millennium Pier Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7PB, England
+44 20 7928 8933
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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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County Hall Eye Millennium Pier Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7PB, England
+44 20 7928 8933
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked with these guys on a freezing day in between Christmas and New Year - the sun was shining though and we had an awesome trip down the Thames. Intend to go back this summer with some friends and this time go as far as...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a great trip for us as tourists in London. Stacey and Nick were both amazing! We learned a lot about famous landmarks by the Thames and Stacey made the trip really fun and enjoyable. Once we'd seen the sights, then came the "speed"...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Pretty cold and wet if the weather isn't great, but it's a brilliant way to see a lot of the city in a relatively short amount of time. Remember to wrap up.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a birthday treat for my friend Teresa. The staff were just great, both sorting out life jackets and on the ‘rocket’. On the ‘rocket’, Craig, our guide and Nick, driver, were entertaining, engaged and clearly enjoyed their job. Craig gave us info on...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic trip today! Andy & Dave made us feel very welcome... Dave’s stories were fab. A great way to start my birthday! Scream if you want to go faster!! Highly recommend!!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My family and I had a ride on the Thames Rocket today. My daughters are 11 and 14. We all very much enjoyed the experience from start to finish and our crew of Nick, Dave and Andy made all the difference. They were genial hosts.

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7 January 2018|
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Response from Melissa P | Reviewed this property |
The boats are normal sized, with rows of seats. They have a certain amount of people on a boat at one time. Maybe you should email them and check direct or when you are in London pop down to their stand on the Thames near... More
4 January 2018|
Response from traceylewis55 | Reviewed this property |
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Greg S | Property representative |
There is a discount on adult tickets booked through the website, Thames Rockets are a totally separate company to Thames Rib Experience.