Described as ‘Family Sightseeing at its best’ it doesn’t matter if you’re 1 or 101, we at London RIB Voyages want to give you and your family memories to cherish. Clamber aboard our ‘Captain Kidd's Canary Wharf’ for a super swishy speedboat sensation. We have lifejackets, waterproof coats and trousers for all ages so there’s no excuse Granny!
Your questions answered...
How do small children sit on board?
Children will be able to sit normally in perfect safety beside their (responsible) adult. They can sit on your lap if you like or next to you on their seat. Straps or safety beats are not required for this experience.
Will children find the guiding boring?
Our guides are all professional performers. They adapt their guiding to suit whoever is aboard. They have been handpicked to ensure our customers young and old get maximum enjoyment from our trips.
Do you have children’s life jackets?
We have baby life jackets, toddlers, small children’s, children’s and teenagers. We have life jackets for all sizes and weights. All our life jackets are required by license to meet commercial safety standards and are serviced on a reguar basis.
Are your Thames boat trips safe?
We operate under strict licensing from the Maritime Coastguard Agency, The Port of London and our own internal Domestic Safety Management Code. All our voyages follow a passage plan and have been appropriately risk assessed. You couldn't be in safer hands on the Thames. Our management team have vast knowledge and most importantly experience in the health and safety of customers in a commercial industry. Your safety on our Thames river tours is our priority, followed closely by your complete enjoyment.
Is it easy for less mobile customers to board?
Yes it is easy for less mobile customers to travel with us and we aims to include everyone. London RIB Voyages vessels have been designed to make access as straight forward as possible. Each vessel has a boarding platform at the bow, which is the same height as the London Eye pier. There is also a boarding handrail to provide support if required.
Is there somewhere to store pushchairs or buggies?
Buggies and pushchairs are permitted onto the London RIB Voyages where space is available but please note these will need to be collapsed. If space is not available on the vessel, these can be left behind with our Boarding Manager but please remove all valuables.
Do you have baby changing facilities?
First class w/c (including disabled) and changing facilities are available in The London Eye (County Hall) for London RIB Voyages customers.