Virgin Experience Days Indoor Skydiving
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Virgin Experience Days Indoor Skydiving allows you to feel the thrill of skydiving in a completely safe environment. The wind tunnel design gives you the feeling of free-falling – without ever having to jump out of a plane.
On the day of your experience you’ll meet the instructors who will run you through all of the fundamental training to get you ready for your dive in the 120mph air stream.
You’ll then be kitted up with a flight suite, helmet and goggles before heading over to the wind tunnel. This experience includes 2 flights of one minute each, the same free fall time as 3 tandem skydives!
Afterwards you’ll be presented with a certificate and a DVD of your flight so you can re-live all of the fun.
Choose between Milton Keynes and Trafford Quays in Manchester.
- 2 locations
- Includes 2 dives of one minute each
- Includes DVD and certificate
- Minimum age of 12 years
- Under 18s require parental consent
- Maximum weight of 18 stone
- Participants should be in good health
- You will be required to sign a statement confirming you are in good health
- You should allow one hour for this experience
- Virgin Experience Days Indoor Skydiving
Please note: Participants will be unable to fly if they have ever suffered a dislocated shoulder, are wearing a hard plaster cast or are pregnant.
Virgin Experience Days Spa Retreat and Afternoon Tea for Two
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Escape the stresses of your hectic lifestyle and indulge in an afternoon of pure relaxation with this Virgin Experience Days Spa Retreat and Afternoon Tea for Two.
Available at one of a range of hotels and spas across the UK, so whether you choose a fancy a rural retreat in the countryside, a modern city spa or a stunning castle hotel, you are sure to have a well deserved and indulgent afternoon.
At each venue you will be served with a delicious afternoon tea and spend your time relaxing in the venue's spa facilities. The afternoon tea menu and facilities available at each location do vary but you are guaranteed a relaxing escape from everyday life.
This voucher is valid for 6 month from the date of issue. It is 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.
You may choose from one of the following:
Barnsdale Hall Hotel - Leicestershire -seven days a week excluding school and public bank holidays. (Please bear in mind that if you wish to book any treatments
Hallmark Hotel - Manchester/Bournemouth/Gloucester -seven days a week
The Cornwall Hotel Spa & Estate - Cornwall - Monday to Friday
The Troon Marine Hotel - Scotland -seven days a week
The Stirling Highland Hotel - Scotland -seven days a week
We recommend you book at least eight weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. This is only a guideline and we advise you to book as early as possibleto ensure that dates are available before the expiry date listed onyour voucher. All bookings are subject to availability.
Virgin Experience Days Supercar Blast for One - Weekdays
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Have you ever dreamt of driving one of the most desirable supercars in the world? That dream is now a reality with this incredible experience, where you will drive one of five cars and blast around the track. The five cars you can choose from are Ferrari, Aston Martin, Lamborghini, Audi or Porsche, which will you choose.Your experience will be for up to 4 miles of driving and once you have completed your drive you will receive a certificate to impress your friends and family. On arrival at your chosen venue you will be given a briefing on driving techniques and track safety. Then it's your turn to climb aboard, take control of the wheel of your chosen supercar This experience is available on weekdays only. You may choose to book a weekend date for a £25 upgrade fee paid directly to the supplier, subject to availability. Locations: Leicestershire - Loughborough, Staffordshire - Seighford, Warwickshire - Kenilworth, Yorkshire - Elvington.
Virgin Experience Days Two Night Glamping Break - Lake District
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Enjoy camping in style with this Two Night Glamping Break in a camping pod at the 100% carbon neutral quiet site in the Lake District. It's camping without the discomfort and beats staying in a tent hands down. You'll stay in your own Eco-pod which will be warm in the winter and cool in the summer. With lakeside walks and stunning views, all at your doorstep, you're bound to enjoy this unique location set in the heart of the Lake District.
All you need to bring is your camping gear - minus the tent. Two night stay for up to two adults and two children in a 100% carbon neutral Eco-Pod. Those staying in a pod can take advantage of all the other site facilities including a shop, family play room, free Wi-Fi, olde-worlde bar, showers, baths and all the amenities you'd expect from a well established campsite. The shop and bar may not be open during low season. An Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity.
Upon arrival, you will be shown to your pod. The pod is a timber built, insulated hut designed to be used just like a tent but unlike a tent it is already set up on the site, ready for you to move in. Each pod has plenty of headroom and a floor area of approximately 7 square metres - ample space for two people or even two adults and two children 15 and under. The pod is designed to accommodate the variable British weather with ample ventilation for the hot days and lamb's wool insulation for those chillier times - a wooden 'tent' for all seasons. The pods are completely empty on arrival. They have a carpeted floor and a light wood interior.
- Location: Cumbria - Ullswater
- Available Monday to Thursday all year round!
Virgin Experience Days Traditional Afternoon Tea for Two
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Indulge in a British tradition with this Virgin Experience Days Traditional Afternoon Tea for Two
Choose from a selection of charming venues across the UK, including elegant manor houses and contemporary city hotels. Whether it's a treat for yourself and a friend or a day out with your partner, it's a wonderful way to enjoy an iconic British pastime.
Your experience will include an afternoon tea of scones with cream and jam, delicate finger sandwiches, delicious cakes and plenty of tea. The menu of each experience varies depending on the locations.
Locations include Herefordshire - Holme Lacy, Nottinghamshire - Nr Ollerton, Warwickshire - Coventry, Bedfordshire - Biggleswade, Derbyshire - Derby, London - Oxford Street, London - Central London, London - Kensington, London - Leicester Square, London - Great Russell Street, London - Granville Place, North Yorkshire - Saltburn-by-the-sea, North Yorkshire - Harrogate, North Yorkshire - Harrogate, Yorkshire - Hull, Northumberland - Alnwick, County Durham - Chester Le Street, Lancashire - Preston, West Yorkshire - Denby Dale, Scotland - Stirling, Scotland - Troon, Scotland - Elgin, Scotland - Isle of Skye, Scotland - Edinburgh, Buckinghamshire - Burnham, Surrey - Horley, West Sussex - Bolney, Berkshire - Hungerford, Hampshire - Hayling Island, West Sussex - East Grinstead, Dorset - Bournemouth, Kent - Wilmington, Gloucestershire - Charingworth, Isle of Wight - Bembridge, Somerset - Chard, Wales - Denbighshire
The Virgin Experience Day Traditional Afternoon Tea for Two is vailable all year round. This indulgent treat makes a wonderful gift for a loved one or simply as a present for yourself and a friend so you can enjoy a sophisticated afternoon out.
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.
Being a fantastic feline or a man's best friend isn't the easiest of tasks, so why not show your appreciation and love for everyone's favourite family member with this perfect Pet Photoshoot.
After arriving at the studio at your allotted time, you will have a portrait session for your chosen pet, with a professional photographer. Afterwards you can choose your complimentary 10 x 8 inch portrait, and order any additional photos that you might like. A £5 P&P charge will be payable to cover Recorded Delivery for your print(s) at some locations.
100+ studios in UK and Eire. Although there is a large quantity of studio members throughout the UK and Eire we are unable to guarantee availability for each region. Most studios are open on selected weekdays and weekends throughout the year. All studios work by appointment only.We recommend you book at least four to six weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available before the expiry date listed on the voucher. This is only a guideline and we advise you book as early as possible to avoid disappointment. You must book and take your experience before the expiry date - subject to availability
Please Note: Your expiry date is printed on your voucher, please book and take your experience before this date. Includes 1 portrait and 1 print. A fully refundable £20 deposit is to be paid when booking, this is refunadable if cancelled with at least 48 hours to the session. 1 Voucher per person in a 12 month period. 1 Voucher per shoot for 1 pet. Please discuss at time of booking.
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 Paintballing for 2 - Full Day
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Paintballing for 2 is the ultimate game of elimination and exhilaration. Fun, safe and maybe a little scary!
Join forces with or pit your wits against friends, family or work colleagues in the exhilarating world of paintballing.
Don a combat suit, load up on paint pellets and prepare for war in a thrill-packed event that has steadily grown in popularity in the UK.
Allow a full day for the experience and gameplay options may vary at different locations.
The Virgin Experience Day voucher price includes paintball park entry for 2, equipment rental, semi-automatic paintball gun hire, 8-10 paintball games per person, 100 paintballs per person and a hot lunch for 2however at selected venues lunch may not be included,
This experience is available at 50 locations across England, Wales and Scotland.
The minimum age of participants in England and Wales is 15 and all under-18s need parental/guardian consent.
When you purchase an experience, a gift pack is sent to you or directly to another participant. A voucher and booking information are included so you or they can check the info and book the experience.
Virgin Experience Day Paintballing is also available for 4 people (MG001) or 8 people (MF435).
- Experience is for 2 people
- Runs all year round
- Participants must be in good health
- Allow for a full-day duration
- Minimum age 15
- Vouchers valid for 10 months
Enjoy the incredible adrenalin rush of a tandem skydive with this unforgettable Virgin Experience Day.
After a short safety briefing session, you will fly to a height of approx 10-12,000ft safely strapped to a British Parachute Association tandem instructor before leaping into a 5000ft free-fall.
Your instructor controls the whole descent including the parachute opening and landing - you can just focus on the incredible views and sensations as you enjoy the free-fall, followed by the sudden rush of the parachute opening and the final gentle descent back to earth.
This tandem parachute jump is a once-in-a-lifetime experience you'll still be talking about 40 years later!
Tandem skydive locations: Cambridgeshire - Peterborough; Cumbria - Grange over Sands; Devon - Dunkeswell; Kent - Headcorn; Lancashire - Preston; North Lincolnshire - Brigg; Northamptonshire - Brackley; Nottinghamshie - Langar; Shropshire - Whitchurch; Suffolk - Beccles; Wiltshire - Netheravon.
- Minimum age: 16 (under 18s need parental consent)
- Maximum weight: 15 stone (95 kg) your weight should be proportionate to your height
- Over-40s require a doctor's certificate of fitness
- You will be required to sign a Declaration of Fitness form, if in doubt please contact the centre before booking
- Virgin Experience Day - Tandem Skydive
Virgin Experience Days Hot Air Balloon Flight for 1
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Take to the sky in an iconic Virgin hot air balloon and see the world from an amazing new perspective. Ballooning is both serene and thrilling as you drift on the wind, enjoying panoramic views and a unique sense of freedom. Follow in the footsteps of Sir Richard Branson; you're sure to come away with some incredible photographs and memories to match. Your flight finishes with the traditional celebratory toast with a glass of champagne. There are over 100 launch sites in England, Scotland and Wales. The balloon flight itself will last around 60 minutes depending on weather conditions on the day but you'll need to allow approximately 3 to 4 hours for the whole experience. The minimum age is 7 and under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult. The minimum height is 4 ft 6 ins and maximum weight is 18 stone. You'll need to be able to climb into the basket using foot holes provided, stand unassisted for an hour and adopt the seated landing position. This experience is not suitable for anyone who is pregnant or has recently undergone major surgery.
Virgin Experience Days Harry Potter Bus Tour of London For Two
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Enter the magical world of wizards and muggles in this Harry Potter Bus Tour of London for Two. You'll enjoy a fun-packed excursion through various locations from the films including Kings Cross Station which was used to film Platform 9 3/4.
Visit the entrance to the Ministry of Magic and see the sites used for the Leaky Cauldron, Gringotts Bank and 12 Grimmauld Place on this 3 hour mini-coach tour through the capital. You'll see a side to London you never imagined while reliving many of your favourite moments from the eight films in this fascinating experience to remember. 3 hour London bus tour for two with a professional Harry Potter guide. Available on Wednesdays Saturdays and Sundays. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity.
On arrival at the south-east London meeting location, you'll be greeted by your guide before embarking on the 3 hour tour which finishes at Kings Cross. Along the way, you'll find the location used as the entrance to the Ministry of Magic in Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix, and a photo opportunity pushing a trolley through the wall at Platform 9 3/4. You'll discover the inspiration for 12 Grimmauld Place from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, and see where the Knight Bus squeezed through the oncoming double-decker buses in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. You'll walk in the footsteps of Rubeus Hagrid (Robbie Coltraine) and Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) to the entrance of the Leaky Cauldron before ending up at the location used for Gringotts Bank (exterior only).
- London - Temple Bar
Please note: Minimum age 16.