Virgin Experience Days Lunch Cruise and London Eye for 2
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Enjoy the sights of London from two captivating perspectives with this Virgin Experience Days Lunch Cruise and London Eye for Two.
You can watch the capital's famous landmarks glide past your window while you enjoy lunch on-board a high-class dining boat, with great food and a warm atmosphere while you take in the view.
After you've eaten, prepare to get on-board the famous London Eye and soak up panoramic views across the city. The UK's most popular tourist attraction, the London Eye is based close to Westminster Bridge and offers stunning views of the Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, the Gherkin, St Paul's Cathedral, Cleopatra's Needle, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Canary Wharf and much more — up to 25 miles in each direction.
This experience day is the perfect way to see the capital in all it’s glory and makes a wonderful gift.
Cruises run Wednesday to Saturday and last approximately two hours. When you purchase an experience, a gift pack is sent to you or directly to the other participant. A voucher and booking information are included so you or they can check the information and book the experience on the date that suits you both.
- Cruise departs from Embankment Pier, London
- Experience lasts approximately three hours
- Three course set menu lunch
- Runs February to November
- Minimum age 5 years
- Under 18's need parental/guidance consent
- These are not fast-tracked tickets and there will be an element of queuing for the London Eye
Virgin Experience Days Extended Flying Lesson
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Feel the adrenalin rush as you take the controls of a light plane and soar across the sky! You get one-to-one training with a Civil Aviation Authority licensed instructor, and your flying time counts towards a Private Pilot's licence. This Extended option means you will be flying for a longer time and will have a more in-depth lesson. Your flying lesson starts with a briefing from your instructor before the flight. This will cover safety, and an introduction to some of the controls. Once in the plane, your flight starts from the time the engine turns over. You will be given headphones so that you can hear conversations between your instructor and air traffic control, and so that you can talk with your instructor. Once in the air, you will be able to take the controls but your pilot will generally land the plane and taxi back. Minimum age: 12 (under 18's need parental/guardian consent) - Minimum height: 4 ft 10 inch (147 cm) - Maximum height: 6 ft 4 inch (193 cm) - Maximum weight: 12 stone at County Down, 16 stone at Leeds, 14 to 18 stone at other locations - You should be in reasonable health and agile enough to climb into the aircraft. 40 locations across the UK and Southern Ireland.
Virgin Experience Days Ferrari Thrill at Brands Hatch
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Driving a super sleek and powerful Ferrari at the world famous Brands Hatch Circuit is a dream come true with this experience. With six miles driving in the stunning Ferrari 360 supercar you'll be behind the wheel and handling the legendary corners with skill and powering down the straights with speed. Now it's your turn to take to the wheel and whizz around the famous bends. Welcome, introduction and briefing on circuit driving techniques by a fully trained racing instructor. Six miles driving a Ferrari. Presentation of experience certificate. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity.
An iconic racing venue, Brands Hatch has been operating for over 80 years. In this time the circuit has witnessed countless legendary drivers, including Jim Clark, Jackie Stewart and Jenson Button, race and win. You'll be in the hot seat of a stunning Ferrari 360, built with power and an engine sound like a roar. It's light, agile, offers 400bhp through the rear wheels and its paddle-shift transmission is directly related to the gearbox in its F1 cars. Enjoy driving the six miles around the track with it's unique combination of dips, cambers, fearsome corners and hills.
- Kent - Brands Hatch
Virgin Experience Days Jersey Boys Top Priced Theatre Tickets and Dinner for Two
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Get with the beat with this fantastic West End experience which includes a two-course pre theatre meal at the famous L'Escargot restaurant. This buzzing establishment in Greek Street is one of London's most fashionable and well-established eateries, featuring mirrored walls and work by artists such as Miro and Chagall. Jersey Boys is the electrifying true life story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons; the mob, the heartaches, the triumphs and the music. It tells of how four New Jersey boys from the wrong side of the tracks invented their own unique sound, were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and sold 100 million records worldwide. With spectacular performances of all their hits, Jersey Boys rocks and rolls! Location: London Prince Edward Theatre. Restrictions: Minimum age: 16 (Under 18's must be accompanied by a paying adult). Available Tuesday to Thursday. Your pre-theatre dinner does not include beverages, these however may be purchased on the day. Transport between the restaurant and theatre is not included however, the restaurant is a short walk from the Theatre and has been chosen for its proximity.
On arrival at the L'Escargot Restaurant at 18.00, you will be shown to your seats and served a delicious 2 course pre-theatre meal from a set menu. You will then make your way to the Theatre. The show starts at 19.30
Locations: Leon de Bruxelles, Salvador & Amanda, Soho Thai Restaurant - Greater London. Prince Edward Theatre - London
Please Note: Allow 5 hours for the experience. Unsuitable for wheelchair users. Once a date has been booked, you are unable to change or cancel the booking. Please mention any dietary requirements when booking.
Virgin Experience Days One Night Heavenly Bliss Spa Break for Two at Bannatyne's Darlington Hotel
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One Night Heavenly Bliss Spa Break for Two at Bannatyne's Darlington Hotel
When you step into the Bannatyne's spa you will be stepping into paradise and soothe your body and mind. On arrival at the Darlington Hotel you will be checked in to your twin or double room for your One Night Heavenly Bliss Spa Break. Then make your way down the road to the Bannatynes Health Club where you will enjoy full use of the spa and leisure facilities and undergo your treatment. Be pampered with a 25 minute Swedish back, neck and shoulder massage or a Bannatyne's Energising Facial.
This fabulous getaway entitles you to full use of the spa facilities. This decadent experience promises to be Heavenly Bliss for the body, mind and soul. Spend time in the sauna and steam room to invigorate your senses and release you tensions.
In the evening, before you retire to your wonderful twin or double room, you will enjoy a divine two-course dinner and in the morning before departure you will tuck in to a scrumptious full English or continental breakfast.
- Two-course evening meal.
- Full English or continental breakfast.
- Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card.
- One Night Heavenly Bliss Spa Break for Two at Bannatyne's Darlington Hotel
Cancellation indemnity. Participant guidelines: Minimum age 18. Participants should be of reasonable health and fitness to enjoy all the facilities on offer.
Virgin Experience Days Ghost Hunting Experience for Two
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Take part in an overnight ghost hunt at one of Britain's most haunted locations. Joined by experienced paranormal investigators and clairvoyant mediums, you'll have an experience to remember.This voucher is valid for 6 months from the date of issue. It's essential that you book and take you experience before the expiry date as this voucher may not be extended. This voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and may not be exchanged for another voucher. Our ghost hunting experience will take you to one of Britain's most haunted locations where you'll meet our team of ghost hunters and a psychic medium.
After an exclusive supernatural history tour exploring the location's history and hauntings you'll then be briefed in how to use ghost hunting equipment. Through the night various activities will take place to ensure that you are in the most haunted areas of the location at all times. You can take part in various psychic experiments such as glass moving and dowsing as well as a final grandance in the most active part of the location. Our exciting ghost hunting experience is a packed night of activities including: Exclusive supernatural history tour. Use of the latest ghost hunting equipment. Psychic experiments. Ghost hunting vigils. Accompanied by a medium and paranormal investigator and vigils in the location's most haunted areas. The experience is available at over 120 locations throughout the year, with up to 35 available at any one time. The haunted locations across Britain including jails, castles, manor houses and historic venues.
Virgin Experience Days Deluxe Dinner and Theatre for 2
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Discover the magic of London's famous West End with this Deluxe Theatre and Dinner package for two.
This is a fantastic chance to enjoy a delicious pre-theatre dinner for two at a popular central London restaurant before taking in a West End show.The perfect surprise gift for the theatre lover in your life, with a selection of shows to suit all tastes. Depending on what is available when you book, your choice may include the star-studded hit musical Chicago, the gripping adaptation of best selling novel 'Woman in Black', or Willy Russel's award winning musical 'Blood Brothers'. Whichever you choose you are sure to be enthralled.
Standard Theatre and Dinner for two package is usually available from Monday to Thursday, Deluxe is usually available from Monday to Saturday, excluding Saturday evening performances.
When you purchase an experience, a gift pack is sent to you or directly to the other participant. A voucher and booking information are included so you or they can check the info and book the experience on the date that suits you both.
- Enjoy a pre-theatre two course dinner at a central London restaurant
- Two top-priced theatre tickets to a West End show.
- Experience gift pack
- Minimum age: 18
- Unfortunately due to limited access at the theatres this experience is not suitable for wheel chair users.
- Your pre-theatre dinner does not include coffee or any other beverages.
- Transport between show and restaurant not included.
- All shows and restaurants are subject to availability and change.
Virgin Experience Days Lamborgini Thrill
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The Lamborghini is all about stunning looks and the association with the uber rich, not forgetting its awesome power and super fast acceleration speeds! This is a rare opportunity to enjoy the amazing Lamborghini Gallardo. Stunning yet small and agile, this Lamborgini has all-wheel drive, aluminium chassi and a 5 litre 500bhp V10 engine. It epitomises everything that has made Lamborghini so desirable.
- A briefing on safety and driving techniques.
- 3-6 laps driving the Lamborghini Gallardo depending on location.
- A presentation of a certificate as a momento of your experience.
- Experience Gift Pack including a personalised voucher and message card
- Minimum age: 17 (under 18's need parental/guardian consent) (18 at Great Tew)
- You must hold a full manual driving licence (held for 1 year minimum at Great Tew) You must present your licence on the day of your experience, photocopies not accepted.
- Minimum height 5ft, maximum height 6ft 4in (6ft 6in at Anglesey, Seighford, Lutterworth, Gainsborough, Chertsey and Elvington)
- Maximum weight 16 stone (18 stone at Lutterworth, Gainsborough, Chertsey and Elvington. 18 stone 7lb at Anglesey and Seighford.
- All participants must be in reasonable health and able to climb in and out of the car. This experience is not suitable for those with epilepsy, heart complaints or pregnant ladies.
Locations: Staffordshire-Seighford. Leicestershire-Lutterworth. Warwickshire-Kenilworth & Stratford Upon Avon, Leicestershire-Prestwold Hall. Lincolnshire-Gainsborough. Yorkshire-Elvington. Oxfordshire-Great Tew. Kent-Lydden Hill. Surrey-Dunsfold, Surrey Chertsey, Wales-Anglesey Circuit.
Virgin Experience Days London Hilton - 3 Course Meal with Cocktails and Thames River Cruise for 2
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Enjoy the Capital at it's best with this delicious three course meal with welcome cocktail at the Hilton London Green Park and a leisurely Thames River Cruise. This voucher is valid for 2 people and 6 months from the date of issue. It's essential that you book and take your experience before the expiry date, as this voucher may not be extended. This voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and may not be exchanged for another voucher.The Hilton London Green Park hotel is set between the leafy Royal Parks and the shops of Oxford, Regent and Bond Street. The stylish Georgian townhouse hotel is just a short stroll to London attractions like Buckingham Palace, Westminster and Harrods and ideal venue to enjoy a three course lunch or dinner with a welcome cocktail.
On arrival at the Tiger Green Brasserie at The London Hilton Green Park you will be seated and presented with the menu. Enjoy international cuisine in the elegant surroundings, with separate dining areas and a light-flooded conservatory space. This intimate London Green Park restaurant is popular with hotel guests and locals alike. The innovative lunch and dinner menus offer a wide variety of dishes ranging from Hilton classics like Caesar Salad to their special grills and mouth-watering desserts.Your Thames River cruise will need to be taken between 10.00 and 18.00 and you may embark and disembark from the piers at Westminster, London Eye, Tower and Greenwich, cruising between them as many times as you wish during one day. Your cruise will capture all of London's best loved sights as it passes the grand St Paul's Cathedral, The Tower of London, The Houses of Parliament and The London Eye plus many other historic and famous sites.
Virgin Experience Days Introductory Flying Lesson
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Feel the adrenalin rush as you take the controls of a light plane and soar across the sky! This Virgin Experience Day introductory flying lesson will never be forgotten.
There are more than 40 flying lesson locations to chose from around the country, so you won't have to travel too far to experience this incredible day out.
Your flying lesson starts with a briefing from your instructor before the flight, covering safety and an introduction to some of the controls.
Once in the plane, you will be given headphones so that you can hear conversations between your instructor and air traffic control, and so that you can talk with your instructor. And when you get in the air, you'll be able to take over the controls - though your pilot will generally land the plane and taxi back.
You should allow an hour for the whole experience. The flight will last approximately 25-30 minutes.
- Choose from over 40 locations nationwide
- Restrictions: Min age: 12 (under-18s need parental/guardian consent)
- Max height: 6ft 4 inch
- Max weight: 18 stone (114kg)
- Vouchers are valid for 10 months
Virgin Experience Days Theatre and Dinner for 2
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Explore London's famous West End with this Theatre and Dinner package for two.
This is a fantastic chance to enjoy a delicious dinner for two at a popular central London restaurant before taking in a West End show.The perfect gift for a real theatre lover.
This is the perfect surprise gift for the theatre lover in your life, with a selection of shows to suit all tastes.
- Enjoy a pre-theatre dinner at a central London restaurant, examples of restaurants are Maxwell's, Prezzo, PJ's and Spaghetti House
- Tickets of two upper circle or balcony seats.
- Choose from a selection of West End shows including: Stomp, Spamalot, Thriller, Woman in Black, 39 Steps and Singing in the Rain.
- Location: London, West End.
- Minimum age: 18
- Available Monday to Thursday, although some shows may be available to book on a Friday.
- This experience is unavailable during the school holidays.
- Not available to wheelchair users due to limited disabled access.
- Beverages not included.
- Transport between restaurant and theatre not included
- All shows are subject to availability and exclusion periods. Participating shows and restaurants are subject to change without notice.
- Vouchers are valid for 10 months
Virgin Experience Days Super Car Choice
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Get behind the wheel of the car of your dreams with the Virgin Experience Super Car Choice.
Pick from an amazing line-up of some of the world's sexiest cars:
- Ferrari 360
- Porsche 911
- Aston Martin
- Audi R8
- Nissan GTR
- V8 Touring car
This would make the perfect gift for the petrol-head in your life - watch their eyes light up as they take control of one of these beautifully engineered cars.
Feel the power, torque and control in your own hands as you take to the track in one these thoroughbred performance cars for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
The experience includes a welcome, introduction and a briefing on circuit driving techniques from a qualified instructor.
Once you've been out on the track, the event concludes with a debrief on how you've done and a certificate presentation to keep as a memento of an incredible day.
- Seven incredible super cars to chose from
- Locations: Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Oxfordshire, Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Lancashire
- Duration 60-90 minutes
- Height and weight restrictions apply (Minimum height: 5 foot 2 inch, maximum 6 foot. Maximum weight 17-18 stone)
- Minimum age: 18 years
- Participants must be in good health
- Vouchers valid for 10 months
- Full UK driving licence must be presented on the day - at some locations, this must have been held for at least 1-3 years