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Depart from an embarking point near Embankment, central London, and greet your knowledgeable guide on the pier. Listen to a brief orientation talk and don your life jacket before climbing aboard your impressive RIB speedboat, capable of reaching 50 knots per hour.

Select between two adrenaline-fueled tours depending on which sights you’re most interested in seeing; experience a 50-minute Canary Wharf tour for unrivaled views of the Tower of London, HMS Belfast, the Houses of Parliament and the Execution Dock. 

Alternatively, opt for the 80-minute Thames Barrier Experience to enjoy sweeping vistas of Greenwich and the colossal Thames Barrier. Cruise at high speed around the O2 Arena, the filming location of James Bond film The World is Not Enough, while listening to classic hits on the state-of-the-art speaker system.

Throughout your adventurous excursion, you'll hear commentary and music on a modern sound system and feel the adrenaline rush of high velocity speeds. After your rip-roaring ride on the Thames River, you'll return to your original departure point and bid your guide farewell.
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Thames River
Tower of London
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Whet your appetite for adventure with a high-speed Thames river RIB experience. Soar over the surf of London’s iconic river and gaze at impressive monuments as your adrenaline levels soar. Listen to commentary from a knowledgeable guide over a state-of-the-art speaker system and see popular attractions from a totally unique vantage point. Receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to only 12 passengers.
  • London speedboat experience with speeds up to 50 knots
  • Open all year round, in all weather conditions
  • Interactive guide with speaker sound system aboard
  • See London's major sights along the River Thames in a RIB speedboat
  • Small group with a maximum of 12 passengers
  • Perfect for adrenaline-seekers
  • Choose between two exciting itineraries
  • Experience a new kind of sightseeing with a boat trip
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Birthday treat

Fab & exhilerating trip - thanks soooo much! It was a lovely day, i.e. no rain, so we were kept dry.

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 6 days ago
Fantastic thrill ride!

This was a present from my daughter and her husband, so four of us took the trip along with eight other people I didn't know. It was very good. The team looking after us (Brendan and Captain Birdseye, I think - 13.45 Sunday 16th September)...More

Thank chasb00n
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic experience

We did the extended trip to the Thames barrier. Our 'driver' was Tony and our guide was Mick. The commentary we had on the trip was first class, very informative and delivered with great knowledge and a sense of humour. The ride was thrilling and...More

Thank Tinadodd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Canary Wharf Ultimate Experience - brilliant!

Booked the Canary wharf ultimate experience as part of my husband's 40th weekend trip in London. We absolutely loved it, I think Steve and Ollie were the crew, I didn't pay too much attention as I was being thrown around the Thames with James Bond...More

Thank frexibubble
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I bought this experience cruise for a work college's 50th birthday as she is a thrill seeker not realising at the time that I would be the one to go on it with her. She was thrilled to bits to receive it and we finally...More

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Response from PeteDarkWingDuck | Reviewed this property |
Hi There we all had back pack as we were travelling, and they advised as we all had to put protective coats and over trousers to place them in front of your seat.
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