Drive the fantastic New Audi R8 - 4.2 litre V8 Supercar. The R8 was built to take your breath away Audi leading designers have pushed the boundaries of racing technology, futuristic construction and luxury refinement to deliver this new masterpiece. Now drive it and you will see why the Audi R8 has a top-speed of 187 mph.
- Welcome introduction and briefing on circuit driving techniques by a fully trained racing instructor.
- 3-4 laps driving the Audi R8 Supercar.
- Presentation and de-brief of experience certificate.
- Experience gift pack including personalised gift voucher and message card.
- PA cover to a value of £50.000 plus cancellation indemnity.
- Minimum age:17 (under 18's need parental consent)
- Minimum height: 5'2"
- Maximum height: 6'6"
- Maximum weight: 16-18 stone depending on location.
- You must be in reasonable health.
- You must hold a full valid UK or European driving licence and must be able to drive manual transmissions.
- Experience content, equipment and restrictions may vary according to location.
Locations: Derbyshire- Donington, Lancashire - Wigan, Leicestershire - Prestwold Hall, North Yorkshire - Elvington, Northamptonshire - Corby, Northamptonshire- Silversone, Oxfordshire - Chippping Norton, Staffordshire- Seighford.
Get the family together for a memorable portrait you can cherish for years to come.
A professional photographer can capture you all at your most natural and relaxed to truly reflect your family bonds.
You won't have to travel far as there are more than 70 studios to choose from around the UK, all of which are equipped with the know-how and technology to get the perfect picture.
Choose from casual, traditional or contemporary styles and a selection of backgrounds and props to create wonderful photos. After the photo shoot, you will be able to view your pictures and can select your complimentary print, plus any additional ones you'd like to buy.
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.
- Location: 70 across UK
- Duration: Up to 2 hours
- Time of year: Monday to Saturday, all year round
- Spectators welcome during shoot in most locations
- Vouchers are valid for 10 months
Virgin Experience Days Champagne Afternoon Tea for Two at the Edinburgh Carlton Hotel
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For an indulgent tea time treat in Edinburgh there couldn't be a better location than the Edinburgh Carlton Hotel. Situated on North Bridge, minutes from the Royal Mile, Princes Street and the legendary Edinburgh Castle, this luxury hotel is the perfect place to enjoy a full afternoon tea plus a glass of chilled champagne. A full afternoon tea served in the Bridge Lounge with finger sandwiches, cake selection, scones with cream and preserves and your choice of tea and a chilled glass of champagne each. Experience gift pack including smart wallet, personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation Indemnity.
Upon arrival at the hotel you will be welcomed by the friendly staff and shown to the Bridge Lounge which overlooks the famous Royal Mile. Here you will each be served with an array of goodies including a fine selection of teas, finger sandwiches, rich butter scones, pastries and a cold glass of champagne. Why not take in the famous history of this great city with a trip to Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyroodhouse or the Royal Botanic Gardens after tucking into your delicious treats.
- Scotland - Edinburgh
Join forces with or pit your wits against friends, family or work colleagues in the exhilarating world of paintballing. The ultimate game of elimination and exhilaration.
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. This experience is available at 25 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.
The experience includes paintball part entry, equipment rental, semi-automatic paintball gun hire, 8-10 games per person, 100 paintballs, hot lunch at selected venues, and a experience gift pack.
- Experience is for 4 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
- Experience is for 4 people
Virgin Experience Days One Night Lake District Escape for Two with Dinner at Appleby Manor Country House Hotel
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Cosy up with a loved one for the night with this fantastic country getaway and enjoy some rest and relaxation at Appleby Manor in the Lake District. You will stay in a uniquely decorated upgraded deluxe or a garden view room where you'll have a fantastic night's sleep. In the evening you and your lucky guest can make your way to the AA Rosette Restaurant, the Oak Room, for a fabulous four-course meal. Tuck into dishes cooked by skilled chefs and made using the freshest ingredients. In the morning you will be served a delicious breakfast before heading out to explore the majestic countryside. When you arrive at the Appleby Manor Country House Hotel you will be checked in to you wonderful upgraded deluxe or garden view room. Make yourself comfortable or head out and explore the fantastic countryside as the hotel is situated on the edge of the Lake District. That evening you will be seated in the manor's award-winning restaurant for a delicious four-course meal with complimentary canapes. The next morning, you will enjoy a delightful breakfast before checking out to head home, or why not explore the Lake District some more? Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity. Participant guidelines: Minimum age 18. Available 7 days a week. Date restrictions may apply. We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. This is only a guideline and we advise you to book as early as possible to ensure that dates are available before the expiry date listed on your voucher. All bookings are subject to availability. Your experience will be for one night. Check-in will be from 15.00 on the day of arrival and check-out will be 11.00 on the morning of departure.
Join many thousands of visitors every year on the Liverpool FC Museum and Stadium Tour. It's a must-see experience for any fan or visitor to the region. The stadium tour follows the journey taken by the home and away players at every game taking you behind the scenes at Anfield. Voucher is for 2 adults and 2 children.
Your tour will include:
- Arrival into Legends Lounge - a room steeped in the traditions of Liverpool FC.
- Take your seat in The Directors Box - a breathtaking way to start your tour.
- A visit to the Anfield Press Room adds a touch of interaction.
- The home team changing room allows those iconic photographs which are essential on any visit to Anfield.
- The away team dressing room will acknowledge the great opposition players and teams who have graced Anfield over the years from home and abroad.
- Once you go pitch side there are photo opportunities galore - especially when you spot one or 2 recognisable faces.
- Your tour of Anfield finishes in the Kop End, one of the iconic structures in world football. Steeped in history and success this has been witness to many famous and legendary matches.
- A tour of the stadium also includes a visit to the LFC Museum - a celebration of iconic players/managers and much silverware collected throughout Liverpool FC's glittering history.
- The number of people valid for will be printed on the front of your voucher.
- Tours run on most days throughout the year. Dates are released 8 weeks in advance.
- There are no stadium tours on match days and reduced tour available for pre match days due to preparations leading up to the match.
- Please allow approx 2 hours for this experience.
- The cub requests you keep all children under supervision and to note there are few baby changing facilities, the tour is not suitable for children under 5.
Virgin Experience Days 12 Mile Thrill Seekers Helicopter Flight For One
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If you want the excitement of flying and the adrenaline of a roller coaster ride, then a thrill seekers flight is for you. Take the 12 mile Helicopter Thrill Seekers Flight and as soon as the blades begin to spin, you're in for a treat. The pilot will swoop over the landscape dipping and diving as you accelerate to speeds of over 120mph. Your heart will be pumping as the versatile helicopter makes sharp turns incapable of other aircrafts.
This adrenaline fuelled experience is a must for any lover of flight or dare devil who likes heights. You will communicate with the pilot via the headset and listen to the air traffic radio for a real taste of what it's like to fly. Your 12 mile thrilling flight will leave you buzzing as you gently touch back down to earth. Make sure you take in the amazing views while you're up there, they will be truly unforgettable, as will the entire experience.
What's included: Short safety and technical briefing, 12 mile helicopter flight. Choice of 16 locations. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity Locations: Buckinghamshire. Denham, Cornwall. St Ives (limited dates in 2014), Essex, North Weald, Gloucestershire, Staverton, Hampshire, Thruxton, Oxfordshire, Oxford, Surrey, Nr. Cobham, Scotland, East Lothia, North Lanarkshire, Perth, Wales, Newport and Powys, Warwickshire, Wellesbourne, West Midlands - Wolverhampton Restrictions: The experience is available on selected weekend dates from March to November. All bookings are subject to availability. Minimum age: 6 (kindly note that under 12s must be accompanied by a paying adult) Minimum height: 5ft. Maximum height: 6ft 2in. Maximum weight : 18 stone (please advise when booking if any passengers are over 16 stone).
Virgin Experience Days Dr Who Walking Tour of London for Two
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Walk in the footsteps of the UK's most famous Time Lord in this Doctor Who Walking Tour of London for Two. You'll visit numerous locations from the past 50 years of this iconic television show, with particular focus on the classic series. See the sites used in memorable episodes such as The Invasion and Remembrance of the Daleks, as well as locations used in more recent episodes such as Rose, and The Shakespeare Code. You'll learn how the TV show is put together and hear fascinating trivia from your informed guide. Don?t forget your camera, as there will be plenty of opportunities for photos along the way. 2 hour London tour for two with a professional Doctor Who guide. Also available on 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 2 hour tour. Along the way, you'll visit over 15 locations used in the making of the Doctor Who television series, including the front door featured as 10 Downing Street in the episode Aliens of London, and the stairwells and walkways of the Earth prison featured in Frontier in Space episode. You'll also have the chance to visit the site where Dalek factions battled it out in the unforgettable Remembrance of the Daleks episode, before ending your tour in Waterloo.
- London - London Bridge
Virgin Experience Days Rejuvenating Treat for Two at Sketchley Grange Hotel - Leicestershire
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Indulge yourself and someone special with the Virgin Experience Days Rejuvenating Treat for Two at Sketchley Grange Hotel in Leicestershire.
This stunning hotel is the ideal location to enjoy a fabulous day of pampering for you and a friend or relative. Escape the stresses of everyday life for a whole day of indulgent relaxation.
You'll be welcomed into the hotel's spa for your choice of 25 minute treatment each from a fantastic selection that includes a Relaxing Back Massage, Spa Mini Manicure, Spa Mini Pedicure Rejuvenating Facial or Spa Scalp Massage.
Treat yourself with a complementary drink on arrival, plus full use of the spa facilities during your visit. Make the most of the stone oven sauna, aromatic crystal steam room, two refreshing showers, a swimming pool and a relaxation room.
- Virgin Experience Days Rejuvenating Treat for Two at Sketchley Grange Hotel
- 25 minute treatment each
- Use of robes and towels
- Light lunch
- Complimentary drink each on arrival
- Full use of the spa facilities
- Cancellation indemnity
- Minimum age: 18 years
This experience is available seven days a week. Date restrictions may apply. It is recommended you book at least 4 weeks in advance before the expiry date listed on your voucher. You are welcome to use the facilities between 10am and 6pm.
Please inform the venue if you have any medical conditions to ensure treatments can be carried out. The supplier will aim to adapt any treatment according to any health problems so please advise at the time of booking. Please mention any dietary requirements at the time of booking.
Whether you are a seasoned professional or a complete beginner the experience of the fantastic outdoor pursuit of clay pigeon shooting will either fuel your passion or even turn out to be the start of a whole new hobby! Your experience will include all the necessary training in safety and technique from a fully qualified instructor before you step up to test your aim and accuracy and have a go yourself. Have a blast! This experience includes: Full training for two people from an experienced instructor, Use of shotgun and hearing protection and 50 clays and cartridges. Allow 1 hour for your visit. Locations: Derbyshire - Doveridge; Devon - Holsworthy; Dorset - Bournemouth ; Essex - Brentwood ; Hertfordshire - Sawbridgeworth; Kent - Tenterden; North Yorkshire - Skipton; Nottinghamshire - Oxton; Oxfordshire - Long Crendon; Scotland - Ayrshire; Scotland - Cumbernauld; Scotland - Dumfriesshire; Somerset - Portishead; Suffolk - Newmarket; Surrey - Redhill; Surrey - Woking; Warwickshire - Southam; Warwickshire - Wishaw; West Sussex - Worthing; Worcestershire - Redditch.
Virgin Experience Days Two Night Lake District Escape For Two (Appleby Manor Country House Hotel)
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Discover the Lake District with a Two Night Gourmet Break at Appleby Manor for Two. You will receive an upgraded deluxe or garden view room, plus you will enjoy a glass of chilled prosecco and a delicious strawberry meringue to tickle your taste buds. On the first evening of your stay, you will both enjoy a delightful four-course meal in the AA Rosette-awarded The Oak Room restaurant with complimentary canapes. Each morning you will be set up for the day with a scrumptious breakfast, so you can head off and explore the wonderful Lake District. Your gourmet break will delight you with delicious cuisine made using the freshest ingredients. Be enticed by the wide range of creative dishes, try something new or enjoy the skilled chef?s take on an old favourite. Dine on fantastic food while enjoying the stunning Lake District views, for a break to remember. When you arrive at the Appleby Manor Country House Hotel, you will be checked into your wonderful twin or double deluxe or garden view room. You will receive a glass of chilled prosecco along with a strawberry meringue and on the first evening you can dine on a four-course meal together. Two nights' accommodation in an upgraded room (either garden view or deluxe). Glass of chilled Prosecco. Strawberry meringue. Four-course dinner in the AA Rosette Restaurant including complimentary canapes on the first evening. Breakfast on both mornings. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity. Minimum age 18. Available 7 days a week. Date restrictions may apply. We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available.
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