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Thames Barrier Explorers Voyage

Your journey will take in every major sight!


(< 14 years)

(12 capacity)

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About the trip

Our 80 minute Thames Barrier Explorer’s Voyage is the only choice for the most adventurous of daredevils! Departing from the world famous London Eye your journey will take in every major sight the Thames has to offer from the power of Parliament to the might of the Thames Barrier and back.

More sights, more speed, more style!

Thames Rockets provide only the highest quality entertainment onboard – with our award-winning guides spicing up every step of the way and a feel-good medley of music powering you through the capital.

No stone is left unturned as you ‘Pull G’ past Greenwich and fly by the O2 arena releasing your inner James Bond – an 80 minute blast that will leave you both shaken and stirred!

Individuals, families, couples and groups welcome, 365 days a year.

80 minutes, 30 knots. Can you handle it?



(< 14 years)

(12 capacity)

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"By the time I got back, my only thought was to do it again"

The Guardian

"A very slick service, the only way to beat the traffic"

Philip Scofield

"We have just had a fabulous time on this tour, full of good humour and excitement as well as the beautiful sights along the Thames!"

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Complimentary information
  • 80 minutes ride
  • 28 sitepoints
  • 35 mph
What you will see
  • London Eye
  • Somerset House
  • HMS President
  • London Bridge
  • Tate Modern
  • Shakespeare's Globe
  • The Gherkin
  • The Shard
  • HMS Belfast
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