Thames Rockets - Thames Barrier Boat Adventure

Activity code: RIB33

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  • 80-minute high-speed speedboat ride takes you past London’s famous landmarks
  • First tour to take passengers through the Thames Barrier
  • Entertaining comedian guide


This fast paced Thames Barrier Voyage takes you on a journey through the amazing Thames Barrier, the “eighth wonder of the world”

This fantastic tour delivers the highest quality entertainment experience available in the capital, being the first to take passengers through the amazing Thames Barrier, the world’s largest moveable flood barrier. This 80-minute river race takes you past the Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf, Greenwich, The O2 and on through the Thames Barrier; this tour really does take in all London’s famous landmarks and bridges. Come aboard for the ultimate sightseeing! Your comedian guide will entertain as you hang on tight for the experience of a lifetime.
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Additional Information

What's Included in the tour

  • 80-minute river cruise
  • Life jacket

What's Excluded in the tour

  • Gratuities
  • Food and beverages
Please Note:
  • Suitable clothing must be worn bearing in mind it is usually cooler on the river compared with the shore.
  • Sailing and wet weather gear will be provided.
  • Life jackets must be worn at all times. Please note if life jackets are manually inflated and/or damaged with intent, as lead name on this booking you will be charged £50.00 per jacket.
  • Please check with the staff if you have any pre-existing medical condition that may prevent travel. The supplier cannot accept any liability.
  • Without exception, expectant mothers are not permitted onboard at any stage of their pregnancy.
  • No food or beverages can be consumed on board.
  • Please arrive at the boarding point at least 15 minutes before scheduled departure.
  • All bookings are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Please be aware if you miss your scheduled departure you will not be eligible for a later booking or refund as seats are reserved on the vessel for the timeslot selected.
  • Only in extenuating circumstances will bookings be considered for transfer and where at least a minimum of 48 hours' notice of request is given via email, please note an administrative fee may apply of up to 50%.

Your confirmation voucher provides you with full information about the Local Operator (including contact details). You can rest assured that we select only the most reliable and experienced operators in each destination.

Golden Tours act as an official agent for these activities, as such you are subject to the terms and conditions of the supplier


1 March 2020 to 31 October 2020

Friday: 5:00pm
Saturday: 1:00pm & 5:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am & 5:00pm

1 November 2020 to 28 February 2021

Friday: 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am & 4:00pm

1 March 2021 to 31 March 2021

Friday: 5:00pm
Saturday: 1:00pm & 5:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am & 5:00pm

Exceptions: 25, 26, 27 December 2020 and 01 January 2021.

Departure Point: Boarding Gate 1 (One), The London Eye Millennium Pier, Riverside Building, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7PB