Thames Rockets invite you to experience the river Thames 21st century style.

The original sightseeing Thames cruise in London that started it all is now our most popular experience. For anyone and everyone who wants to see the capital’s most famous sights with the added thrills and spills of racing on our renowned Thames Rockets.

Blast your way from the iconic London Eye Pier for 50 minutes that will stay with you forever. Take in the incredible sights, from Big Ben to Tower Bridge, all courtesy of our award winning guides handpicked from the stand-up and acting circuit. Their sole purpose is to provide a history lesson unlike no other. Think you know London? Think again!

Once under the Tower Bridge, it’s time to tighten your grip on the Ultimate London Adventure Thames cruise. Hear the 630 horsepower engines rev up Rocket style and whoop as you whoosh up to speeds of 30 knots (35mph!). We’ll twist and turn you through the docklands with a bespoke medley of thrilling classics pumping through our cutting edge on board sound system.

Combining the funniest guides and most experience skippers, Thames Rockets have held the #1 spot in our category on TripAdvisor for 4 years – and we have no intention of that ever changing! Your safety is always our priority with your enjoyment a very close second, we guarantee that our Thames cruises will change the way you see the capital forever!

Are you ready to take on The Ultimate London Adventure Thames cruise.

VE WINNER Family Friendly Attraction 2017 (Landscape)-08


(R.R.P £43.50)

(< 14 years)

(12 Capacity)

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“Until you have taken the river in this boat, you probably haven’t lived”

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“They were incredibly helpful and accommodating, couldn’t do enough for us”

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“What an amazing way to see London. You get everything you could want on one trip. The fast adrenaline experience of the Rib, and a great tour with a funny, knowledgeable and engaging tour guide”

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Complementary information
  • 50 minute ride
  • 22 sitepoints
  • 35 mph
What you will see
  • London Eye
  • Houses of Parliament
  • Somerset House
  • London Bridge
  • Tate Modern
  • Shakespeare’s Globe
  • The Gherkin
  • The Shard
  • HMS Belfast
  • Tower Bridge
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