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Thames Rockets, London

4.9
#1 of 5,594 in Outdoors in United Kingdom
Speed Boats Tour · Boat Tour
Thames Rockets are the original speedboat operator on the river Thames and have been awarded London's #1 outdoor activity for the past 10 years.

Offering the most unique way to see the greatest sights of London whilst you zoom up to speeds of 30 knots! Are you ready? Arrange your visit to Thames Rockets and discover more family-friendly attractions in London using our London trip planner.
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  • Great fun. Very fast ride out and an entertaining commentary from our guide Bill on the way back. I'm looking forward to doing it again!  more »
  • We got to the pier and the guy that greeted me and my son was really friendly and chatty. They were thorough with putting life jackets on and talked us through what was going to happen on the...  more »
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  • If there’s one tourist attraction to do in the capital, this is the one! Definitely top of my recommendations to my friends. Yes it’s not my first time and definitely not the last! Don’t let the weather put you off. Even when it’s dull and grey it’s the best way to see the sights! The staff are so welcoming and friendly and have all Covid secure precautions in place! You start with a gentle ride up the Thames past tourist attractions where your able take some photos and find out about the history of our River, buildings and Bridges. Everyone sings along to the music playing! Once past Tower Bridge it’s full throttle to give you the adrenaline buzz. I recommend taking the full trip up past Greenwich to the Thames Barriers! You won’t be disappointed! Let’s just mention the mulled wine at this time of the year just gives it that added touch and you get to keep the cup as a souvenir! 😀
  • Absolutely incredible experience on the Jingle Bell Blast 50 minute speed boat tour. Bill & Andy were amazing at entertaining and ensuring the best ride around Canary Wharf. Sights were beautiful, Bill was the best tour guide and taught us so many amazing facts about London that we didn't know! 10/10 recommend to anyone looking for something different and exciting to do whilst visiting London!
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