Water activity

London: Private Speedboat Hire through the Heart of The City

Activity provider: Thames Tigers

London: Private Speedboat Hire through the Heart of The City

Activity provider: Thames Tigers

From US$ 584.83 per group up to 12

Hire your own speedboat for up to 12 passengers and see London from the river on a high-speed adventure through the heart of the city.

About this activity

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Duration 45 minutes
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Private group


  • Cruise London's in the Thames' biggest RIB
  • Treat up to 12 of your favorite people with this unforgettable experiance
  • Blast down the river at 35mph (56 km)
  • Bring your own music on USB to set the tone of the trip
Full description

See London from your very own super-fast RIB speedboat.  Your boat can take up to 12 passengers in safety and comfort on quality suspension seats.

Embark from the iconic Tower Bridge and enjoy 10 miles of high-speed thrills, past historic Wapping, Canary Wharf to Greenwich, and the Cutty Sark. Stop briefly as your tour guide points out the wonderful sights of Greenwich.

Ride past the O2 Arena for a high-speed turn for home. Enjoy a complimentary drink as you finish with a cruise to Blackfriars and back, past some more of London's greatest sights including St Paul's Cathedral, Millenium Bridge, Tate Modern, Golden Hinde, London Bridge, HMS Belfast, The Tower of London, and Tower Bridge.

  • Friendly and welcoming crew
  • Waterproof jackets with hoods, if required
  • Eye protection
  • Automatic inflating life-jackets
  • Music and commentary if required
  • Refreshments
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People under 4 ft 3 in (130 cm)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The suspension seating is suitable for passengers over 4ft 3in (1.3m) in height
  • Suspension seating will provide excellent protection from shock impacts to those at risk from such impacts such as those suffering from minor back complaints
  • Passengers suffering from any medical condition must make their own decision on whether to travel, in consultation with a medical professional, if appropriate
  • Pregnant ladies are advised not to travel at any stage of pregnancy
  • Passengers with disabilities are welcome and all accommodations that can be made will be. Please call for advice prior to booking.
Customer reviews

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5 /5

based on 7 reviews

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What a cool way to see London! Thames Tigers boat tours are the best! David and Debbie were the perfect team! Adults and kids had a ball! Perfect way to start our Vacay in London. Thanks Thames Tigers!

July 17, 2022

The kids loved this adventure so much! Totally worth it!

July 5, 2022

September 5, 2021

Product ID: 119884