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 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 Mini Beauty Treatment for One at Bannatynes Spa
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If you fancy being pampered, what better way to indulge yourself than with a relaxing treatment? This package allows you to choose one of five fabulous mini treatments at a range of Health Clubs across the UK. Choose from a pedicure, perfect for putting the spring back into your step; a manicure, for glamorous nails; tanning, to give you a healthy glow; a scalp massage to relieve your stresses; or an eyebrow shape to have you looking fabulous in no time. Enjoy!
After arriving at the Health Club at your allotted time, you will receive your chosen treatment, lasting approximately 15 minutes. Each Health Club has leisure club facilities which may include a swimming pool, sauna, steam room and gym which, for a small fee, can be used during the day. Please discuss the fee and payment at the time of booking as this will need to be booked directly with your chosen club before arrival.
A choice of over 35 locations nationwide.
Virgin Experience Days Brunch with the Tigers for Two
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Paradise Wildlife Park is a fantastic zoo where you can get very close to the animals in complete safety.
Paradise has one of the best collections of big cats in Europe. The Tiger Brunch includes a tour of the big cats and a delicious continental brunch at Tiger Treetops. Welcome pack for Paradise Wildlife Park. A private tour of Big Cat Territory. Tiger brunch in the Tiger Treetops. VIP Pack including a guide book and T-Shirt. Free time to explore the park. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation Indemnity.
Paradise Wildlife Park opens daily at 9.30am. On arrival you will receive a welcome pack with information about Paradise Wildlife Park. Your Tiger Brunch tour will commence at 10.30am in the Discovery Centre where you and your group will be greeted by a member of the team. You will then be escorted to the Animal Park and taken on a tour of Big Cat Territory to see some of the fantastic big cats that live at Paradise. You will also learn about their important conservation work with tigers, lions, snow leopards, cheetahs, white lions and jaguars. Your tour concludes at Tiger Treetops, the fantastic new raised platform overlooking the Tigers for your tiger brunch. Tiger Brunch includes: cold meats, cheese, breads, preserves, fruit, biscuits, tea, coffee, fruit juice and water. During the Tiger Brunch one of the big cat team will give a short presentation about the conservation work overseas with tigers and other big cats, the charity Wildlife Heritage Foundation and the Big Cat Sanctuary in Kent. You are then free to enjoy the rest of your afternoon in Paradise.
- Hertfordshire - Broxbourne
Virgin Experience Days Warm Welcome One Night Break for Two
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Warm Welcome One Night Break for Two
A fantastic excuse to make time for a relaxing night away with a great choice of warm and welcoming traditional British inns, coaching houses and hotels across England and Wales. Enjoy a cosy night's stay for two with a delicious breakfast the following morning - the perfect way to escape the pressures of daily life. Choose from a great selection of hostelries in town and country, many with lovely period features and all offering a warm and unpretentious welcome, so you can just kick back and relax.
One night bed and breakfast for two. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation Indemnity. On arrival at your chosen venue you will be welcomed by the warm and friendly staff. Once you have checked in you will be free to enjoy your stay and use the facilities which may vary depending on the venue chosen. Please check during the booking process what you're entitled to, as you may incur additional charges for some amenities.
- North Yorkshire
- Peak District
- South Yorkshire
- West Midlands
- West Yorkshire
Virgin Experience Days Relaxation Day For 2
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What better way to let your cares and worries melt away than enjoying a day of pampering together with a friend or loved one? Enjoy some real indulgences that will leave you feeling trim and glowing.
You can use all the facilities available at the site you chose, which typically include a swimming pool, steam room, sauna, gym and relaxation area. You will also be treated to two treatments each: a 25 minute Elemis facial and 25 minute Swedish back, neck and scalp massage. Fully trained, professional staff will be on hand to help and guide you, so that you emerge feeling sleek and carefree!
When you arrive at the venue, the facilities and services available to you will be explained, together with the treatments available on the day. The format of the day will vary at each location but typically you will spend about 6-8 hours there.
Locations: Luton, Leicester, Mansfield, Burton on Trent, West Midlands, Peterborough, Norwich, Carlisle, Manchester, Dunfermline, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Inverness, Perthshire, Milton Keynes, Esses, Kent, Banbury, Hastings, Staffordshire, Bristol and Cardiff.
- More than 30 locations to chose from England and Scotland.
- Minimum age 18 years
- Suitable for men and women
- You should be in reasonable health and fitness and may be asked to complete a health questionnaire and will not be allowed to participate in certain treatments or facilities if you have certain medical conditions.
- Some treatments not suitable during pregnancy.
- Vouchers valid for 10 months
Virgin Experience Days Mini Pamper Day at Bannatynes Spa (2 for 1)
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Feeling jaded? Need to relax? Then what better way to let your cares and worries melt away than enjoying a proper pampering session at a Spa Day with a friend or loved one?
The Bannatyne Spa offers an environment in which to escape, relax and revitalise. The pool, spa, sauna and steam rooms refresh both body and mind, providing the perfect place to unwind from a stressful world.
With this package you can use all the fitness and leisure facilities as well as receiving a relaxing treatment. Fully trained professional staff will be on hand to help and guide you.
On arrival you will be greeted by a member of staff who will explain the range of facilities and services available to you. Take a relaxing dip in the pool, or unwind in the sauna or steam room before your treatments.
Enjoy a treatment each (approximately 25 minutes in total) from Swedish Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage or facial plus a scalp massage each. Please note that treatments available vary depending on location. Spend the rest of your time taking advantage of the fitness and leisure facilities available to you or simply take the opportunity to just relax.
Please note: This experience is available Monday - Thursday only
Virgin Experience Days Double Supercar Driving Thrill Plus High Speed Passenger Ride
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Experience the thrill of driving not one but two of the most amazing supercars with this Double Supercar Thrill experience. You can choose to drive the Ariel Atom, Aston Martin, Audi R8, Ferrari, Lamborghini or Porsche, which two will you select? Once you have recovered from the excitement of driving your first supercar, you get to do it all over again by getting behind the wheel of your second chosen supercar. As well as driving, you will also see how your instructor does it as they take you around the track for an exciting high speed passenger ride, as they find the quickest way in and out of the corners. On arrival at the centre at your allotted time you will receive a demonstration lap followed by an in-car briefing on driving techniques and safety by your instructor in a track prepared sports or saloon car. Then it's on to the main event, get behind the wheel of your first chosen supercar for 3 or 4 laps (depending on location) before driving your second chosen supercar for an additional 3 or 4 laps. Once you have driven your two chosen supercars you will receive a short debrief from your instructor who will add comments and a score to your driver’s ticket. You’ll then get into the passenger seat of a specially prepared performance saloon car for a thrilling high speed passenger ride that will leave you holding on tight. Your experience will conclude with the collection of your commemorative driving certificate. Locations: Leicestershire – Lutterworth, Lincolnshire – Gainsborough, Surrey – Chertsey, Yorkshire - Elvington
Virgin Experience Days Classic Short Break For Two - 1 Night Stay
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Get away from it all with our classic short break for two. If you want a quick break our 1 night stay is perfect for you! Includes bed and breakfast for two and offers a wide choice of locations at some fabulous 3* and 4* hotels across the UK.
Treat your partner, friend or a relative to a mini holiday, so can spend time together seeing the sights and relaxing in luxurious surroundings.
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.
Over 160 locations - UK Wide. Choose from a selection of hotels in the following areas; Avon, Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Eire, Gloucestershire, Manchester, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Kent, Windermere, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, London, Merseyside, Middlesex, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Northern Ireland, Northumberland, Scotland, Shropshire, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Staffordshire, Surrey, Sussex, Tyne & Wear, Wales, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Wiltshire, Worcestershire, Yorkshire.
- Bed and Breakfast for 2 adults.
- Twin or double rooms in 3* or 4* hotels.
- Experience gift pack.
- Minimum age: 18 years
- Facilities for disabled customers vary at each location
- Locations are subject to change.
- Some hotels may only take bookings for weekends or weekdays and some may impose a minimum 2 nights at weekends.
Virgin Experience Days Couples Choice Voucher
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This Virgin Experience Days Couples Choice Voucher makes a wonderful gift for a loved one, with a wide range of experiences from romantic dinners and champagne lunches, to ice climbing and go karting you can share together.
All experiences are for 2 people and there’s plenty to choose from. If you’re wanting a delicious meal or tasty drinks there's a banquet dinner at Coombe Abbey, champagne afternoon tea at The Park Lane Hotel, a champagne summer concert, classic lunch cruise and London Eye flight, cupcakes and cocktails experience, know your classic grapes experience, matching food and wine workshop, one hour cookery class at L'atelier Des Chefs, brewery tour and ale sampler's supper, 3 course dinner for 2, a vineyard tour.
For those looking for a thrill, there’s the extreme high ropes course, Cornwall sea safari, flotation tank experience, full day sea fishing, go karting, helicopter thrill, high speed passenger ride, ice climbing, introduction to wakeboarding, learn to surf taster, llama trekking or the ski or snowboard taster.
For those wanting a romantic break, there’s design your own perfume, Drury Lane Theatre tour and meal, his & hers pamper treat, one night break at a Hallmark Hotel chain, relaxation day for 2, spa day for 2 at Rowhill Grange, Thames Barrier RIB voyage, theatre and dinner for 2, visit to the Queen's Gallery and afternoon tea or the Wedgwood Ceramic Experience and lunch for 2.
- Restrictions apply depending on the experience
- All information will be available in the gift pack
- Virgin Experience Days Couples Choice Vouchers
Virgin Experience Days Dining Treat for Two
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With a wide selection of experiences from a Brewery tour, a cookery class in London to a variety of restaurants including AA Rosette winners, this is the perfect experience for all food lovers and a licence to indulge. Enjoy with a friend or loved one and settle into some delicious dining treats at venues across the UK, ranging from elegant manor house retreats set in extensive grounds, modern and contemporary chic hotels to bustling city centre restaurants. Your experience will include either a two or three-course meal, a brewery tour or a 30minute cookery class and during some of the experiences drinks will be served, so eat, drink and be merry with this gourmet experience for two. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation Indemnity.
- Herefordshire - Holme Lacy
- West Midlands - Stourbridge
- Warwickshire - Coventry
- London - Central, Islington, Piccadilly, Oxford Circus, High Holborn, Leicester Square, Covent Garden, Canary Wharf and Kensington
- North Yorkshire - Harrogate
- West Yorkshire - Denby Dale
- Scotland - Edinburgh, Elgin, Isle of Skye, Stirling and Troon
- West Sussex - Bolney
- Surrey - Guildford
- Somerset - Chard
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.