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Thames Jetboat Cruise – 50 minutes

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Key Highlights

  • See London’s major highlights along the river Thames in a superfast jet boat
  • The only jet boat fleet that operate on the Thames
  • An action-packed thrill ride
  • The boat is equipped with a guide and a sound system, ensuring you don’t miss a single detail
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    13 Apr 15 - 24 May 15: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    25 May 15 - 31 May 15: Daily
    01 Jun 15 - 26 Jul 15: Wednesday, Thursday, riday, Saturday & Sunday
    27 Jul 15 - 06 Sep 15: Daily
    07 Sep 15 - 27 Sep 15: Wednesday, Thursday, riday, Saturday & Sunday
    28 Sep 15 - 25 Oct 15: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    26 Oct 15 - 01 Nov 15: Daily
    02 Nov 15 - 20 Dec 15: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    21 Dec 15 - 31 Dec15: Daily
    01 Jan 16 - 14 Feb 16: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    15 Feb 16 - 21 Feb 16: Daily
    22 Feb 16 - 31 Mar 16: Friday, Saturday & Sunday

    Duration

    50 Minutes

    Start time

    11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm and 2:30pm

    Meeting Point

    Westminster Pier (Westminster Pier is conveniently located directly opposite Westminster tube station (exit 1) which is served by the Circle Line, District Line and Jubilee Line.)

    Ending Point

    Westminster Pier

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    If you feel the need for speed during your London visit, this is the best experience you can have. Get the adrenaline pumping with the Thames Jetboat Cruise tour. Jump into one of the most advanced jet boats around for a sensational ride on the Thames.

    Buzz the rivers as you come across London’s most iconic sites on the shore and will zoom under ten most important bridges including Tower Bridge and Millennium Bridge. You have to stay alert because the sights really do come thick and fast.

    The boats are fully equipped with sound systems which will provide a combination of unique commentary and high tempo tunes.

    Itinerary

    Your Jetboat Cruise tour starts from Westminster Pier, located opposite Exit 1 of Westminster Tube station and is a two minute walk from Big Ben.

    You will be given waterproof gear to protect you from the spray and the guide will give you safety instructions, before the start of your journey. Just as you begin your journey, you will get a great view of the London Eye.

    Your boat will speed through some of the iconic sights along the river, while your guide will give you insights about their fascinating history. The boats are equipped with sound systems, so that you can hear your guide and do not miss a thing while enjoying the hi-speed ride. Some of the attractions you will come across are:

    St. Paul’s Cathedral
    • The Shard
    • Tower of London
    • Tower Bridge
    • Canary Wharf
    • The O2
    • Thames Barrier

    The boat will also pass under ten of London’s most important bridges including the most modern Millennium Bridge.

    Hold on tight after you pass Canary Wharf, since the boat will zoom at its fastest speed.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • 50 minute Jetboat experience
    • Guide
    • Waterproof gear

    Exclusions

    • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
    • Meals and drinks
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

    During summer months you may not be able to board your first choice of boat.

    It is the responsibility of all visitors to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure. Guests arriving after departure cannot be accommodated and missed tours or tickets cannot be refunded.

    You will be denied boarding if under the influence of alcohol
    This experience is not recommended for those with heart conditions

    Lifebelts must be worn at all times

    Children 8 and under not allowed

    Boats are not wheelchair accessible.

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.Maximum allowable speed is 40mph (or 35 knots if you are nautically minded) beyond Tower Bridge.