These thrilling gift ideas can either be used as stocking fillers or a really cool day out this Christmas. Far from your boring retail shop gift card, we’ve compiled a list of alternative gift ideas for the adrenaline junkies and thrill seekers.
Step inside the UK’s first Seabreacher (half-submersible speedboat). Riders can breach the surface of the water at 60mph and 40mph below. The Seabreacher which is in the shape of an 18 ft long killer whale, mimics the tail articulation of real aquatic animals like the killer whale.
This is truly a unique experience and the first of its kind.
Gift cards start from £89 – Launching from 1st February at the Royal Victoria Dock
Up at The O2
Climb one of London’s most iconic landmarks – The O2! The 90 minute climb takes you up to the viewing point where you are rewarded with a 360 degree view over London, including the city, the Gherkin and the River Thames
Climb Experience Gift Card starts from £36
Hit the slopes in Chelsea’s very own indoor ski centre, Chel-Ski. It’s London’s largest indoor ski centre where you can learn to ski or snowboard as well as advance existing skills – the speed and angle of the slopes are adjusted to match your ability.
From £39.95 – Click here to book a session
Standing at 114m, the ArcelorMittal Orbit is the UK’s tallest sculpture/slide. Head up to the viewing platforms of Anish Kapoor’s red lattice tower for panoramic views of London, before shooting down the world’s tallest and longest slide.
Adults from £11.50 – Book advance tickets online here
If you’re not quite ready for the real thing, try out indoor skydiving at iFly. With locations across the UK, this simulation experience in a vertical wind tunnel is the next best thing to free-falling in real life.
Buy a gift voucher today from £28.99