Enjoy an adrenaline filled ride on the Thames Jet Boat Rush and see the sights of London. This pulse-racing experience offers a unique way to view the capital’s iconic riverside landmarks including The London Eye, Tower Bridge and The Shard and was launched in August 2013.
There are other fast boats but nothing turns tighter, stops harder or is as manoeuvrable so hold on tight as you speed through the water aboard the only public miltary grade jetboat on the river. During this 50 minute Thames journey the experienced skippers put the boat through its paces so you can enjoy the ride of your life. There's unique commentary throughout and waterproof clothing will be provided so prepare yourselves for a wild adventure unlike any other sightseeing tour your have experienced before.
- 50 minute high speed jet adventure
- The only public jet boat on the Thames
- The same boats as the police use on the water
- Waterproofs included
- Personalised voucher and message card
- Cancellation indemnity
What happens on the day?
On arrival, you’ll be greeted by an experienced skipper and kitted out in waterproof outer clothing. Then it’s ‘all aboard’ as you get seated on your high-speed jet boat for the 50-minute thrilling ride along the Thames. Starting with The London Eye, your exhilarating journey will take you past several famous riverside landmarks on your way to ‘the fast zone’.
You’ll pass under ten of the capital’s great bridges, including the Millennium Bridge and Tower Bridge where the high speed action starts and on to Canary Wharf.
Need to know
- Minimum age: 9 (Under 16s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian)
This experience is available Sunday to Friday until 31 March 2015 with times from 09.30 to 18.30. Some restrictions may apply during special occasions and major events (vouchers cannot be used on 15 February and 15 March)
You will need to book at least four weeks in advance. This is only a guideline and we advise you to book as early as possible to ensure that dates are available before the expiry date listed on your voucher. All bookings are subject to availability.
How long should I allow for this experience?
Allow 50 minutes for the actual experience in the jet boat. Please allow 1 hour 30 minutes for the whole experience.
Your voucher is valid until 1 April 2015 and we recommend you book as early as possible. You must book and take your experience before the expiry date as your voucher cannot be extended. All bookings are subject to availability.
Please note: Beyond Tower Bridge, the maximum allowable speed (set by the Environment Agency) is 40mph and your skipper will not exceed this speed limit.
The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary according to location.
What about insurance?
The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.
A cancellation indemnity, subject to terms, is included with every voucher.
How it works
All you have to do is pay for the experience you wish to purchase and we’ll send a voucher and booking information to you or directly to the recipient, then you just need to check the info and book your experience.
Packaging and Delivery
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