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Thames RIB Experience

Embankment Pier | Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6NU, England
+44 20 7930 5746
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US$ 56.89*
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River Thames High-Speed Cruise from Embankment Pier
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US$ 35.06*
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Small-Group River Thames High-Speed Cruise from Tower Millennium Pier
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Embankment Pier | Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6NU, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
+44 20 7930 5746
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic way to see London and great experience on the water. Friendly and helpful staff and guides.

Thank Teaforthree2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Saturday 20th May, we enjoyed our rib blast with the lovely Claire & Joe. I was very nervous as I don't swim but was made to feel at ease. This gift was given to me and my husband for Christmas and my brother and his...More

Thank Tracey T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Done the tower rib experience For my son 12th birthday He loved it so did my daughter and I We had Joe as our skipper and Richard telling us about the trip and the history of London and put on James bond music Great fun...More

Thank Lorraine K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant way to see all the sights in London, we did the Thames barrier experience which is 75mins long and it was worth every penny. Informative and fun, the crew were all absolutely amazing and extremely professional. Richard was absolutely hilarious! All in all...More

Thank jennifer h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

That was an amazing experience. We learned some stuff about the city and then the boat started to go faster. They put James Bond music and we had lots of fun. Thank you very much I recommend it.

Thank Ali1701
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience, staff were really helpful, the Tour Guide was hilarious as well as being informative. Would highly recommend.

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Thank Sootie77
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic family must do in London. Loved every second. Richard and Brendan really make it an experience to remember. Still smiling.

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Thank sarahgQ9381PI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to book and welcoming on arrival. The experience was a joint birthday present for my fiance and myself and it really didnt disappoint: the crew were Tom and Dave and the commentary during our trip was both informative and extremely witty and amusing. The...More

Thank bek685
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a surprise for my friends as part of my 30th Birthday celebrations and it did not disappoint! Skipper Dave and Crew member Tom were FANTASTIC - so knowledgeable on the London landmarks/sites and made the experience so much fun! They even played Happy...More

Thank georginaflp
Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased these tickets through my work Social Club at a very reasonable rate. It had been a lovely sunny afternoon up until we started to put our waterproof jackets on before getting on the rib. The heavens opened!! Full wetsuits were provided (with hoods)...More

Thank Sue W
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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Paula M
Just how bumpy is it? I do suffer with my back . Does sitting up the front have less of an impact?
6 April 2017|
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Response from skyscully | Reviewed this property |
It can be bumpy and it really wouldn't matter where you sit as the boat is quite small - although impact can be less it you sit towards the back (where the engine is). If you suffer from very painful back problems I... More
What about clothing needed to keep dry ?
1 February 2017|
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Response from Catherine G | Reviewed this property |
They provide excellent top layer clothing but bring a hat.
Would it be too cold to consider this over new year?
29 October 2016|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
It would be very cold but if it still operates at that time of year & you are dressed appropriately I think it would be ok