Top 20 Experiences in east midlands
ABSEIL EXPERIENCE off Millers Dale Bridge THE BEST in Derbyshire & Peak District
This is an amazing adventure, however, previous experience isn't required. This activity is suitable for 8 to 80 year olds. Abseiling over the beautiful River Wye off Millers Dale Bridge, which we access along the Monsal Trail, has got to be one of the best and most unique activities available in the Peak District. Having adventures and making memories! It's a fun adventure for friends and families alike in a spectacular setting.
Stamford Town Guided Tours
Join us on a 90 minute guided tour of this Lincolnshire gem. We will deliver an entertaining and informative narration of the architecture, characters and legends of one of the finest stone towns in England. Stamford has preserved a multitude of Georgian buildings built on a medieval base with Tudor and Victorian interludes. The town has a vibrant history, much of which is still visible in the 600 listed buildings and monuments. We are “The Mayor’s Guides”. Starting at the Town Hall, our tour of this ancient town will bring alive the story of Stamford with tales of Georgian elegance, dubious politics, tragic romance and much more! Afterwards, perhaps you can enjoy the many pubs, restaurants or independent shops that make Stamford such a great place to visit.
London: Mobile WiFi Unlimited 4G Internet in UK & the EU
5 hot points will make this rental unique: • Heathrow Airport pickup/drop-off option • No speed limitation (Always 4G) at any level of data usage • Travel with one device through all EU countries including Switzerland • Return your device from your final stop in the UK • Relax with 24/7 live support Other benefits: • Enjoy unlimited data and share up to 10 people/device • Easy booking steps: 1. Select the rental option from 3 to 14 days 2. Provide your delivery/return addresses. Know before you go: • Orders received after 5 pm (GMT+2) will be shipped on the following business day. • The WiFi device's battery lasts up to 5 hours. • Connection speed may be affected depending on mobile coverage. • The local partner will send Terms & Conditions within 12h after your booking. By start using the Services, You acknowledge that you have read and understood the Terms and that you agree to be bound by them.
Nottingham Walking Quest - Self Guided Tour and Treasure Hunt
Best way to see Nottingham! Get a unique perspective of Nottingham while learning fun facts along the way. Our Quests are an interactive city walking tour of Nottingham City Centre where you will unlock a hidden trail by finding clues, solving puzzles and completing challenges, earning points along the way. During your Quest you will not only see the city's highlights but explore hidden gems as well. You will learn some fun facts about the places you visit and see things that most people just pass by. As the tour is all self-guided through the Go Quest Adventures app, you can start your Quest when you want, there are no set starting/ending times. No groups to follow. You can go at your own pace, stopping for longer in one location, taking a break or having a meal or drink in one of the many cafes along the trail. OR you can make it a race and try to get to the top of the city leaderboard! Instant acess with nothing to print from home. You can up and Questing in minutes!
Nottingham Private Walking Tour with a Professional Guide
Nottingham is known as “The Queen of the Midlands” due to its women, however it also has a rich history of rebellion! Home to Robin Hood, England’s greatest legendary outlaw and hero as well as Lord Byron, our greatest romantic writer and DH Lawrence author of “Lady Chatterley’s Lover”, a book banned for 30 years. Nottingham’s history mirrors England’s history of Empire, rebellion and industry and this is reflected in the many iconic buildings and memorials in the city, covering nearly 2,000 years of history. Discover how it became a world trade hub through it's lace industry, which gave this city it's nickname at the hight of the British Empire in the 19th-century: City of World Lace Manufacture.
This is probably going to be the most satisfying activity you will ever try. Yes, it is as good as it sounds, You get to throw axes! After a short safety briefing, our experienced instructors will coach you giving you techniques to be hatchet throwing like a pro. Then you will get to sling axes side by side against your opponents on one of our axe lanes in a friendly competition to see who will become the axe throwing champion of the session. We will then finish up with some trick shots to end your experience.
Airport transfers Long distance journeys Business travels City visits Travelling to multiple locations
ABSEIL EXPERIENCE off Millers Dale Bridge THE BEST in Derbyshire & Peak District
This is an amazing adventure, however, previous experience isn't required. This activity is suitable for 8 to 80 year olds. Abseiling over the beautiful River Wye in the Monsal Dale Valley off Millers Dale Bridge, which we access along the Monsal Trail, has got to be one of the best and most unique activities available in the Peak District. It is a fun adventure for friends and families alike in a spectacular setting.
Target Archery Session
Our lessons and taster sessions offer anyone from complete novices the chance to pick up a bow and arrow, then the load arrow, draw, aim and shoot accurately. We will teach you skills and scoring for traditional competitions and play fun and entertaining games where everyone is in with a chance of winning. Our target archery range includes traditional circle faces on 130cm foam bosses and 3D animal targets as well as some unique custom targets. So why not come down and see what Arrowdox archery in Bedford can offer you? We are Based in Ampthill, Bedfordshire only 12 miles from Milton Keynes and Luton.
Axe and Knife Throwing for vikings of all kinds
Axe, Knife and Spade Throwing. Release your inner warrior with one hour - axe, knife and spade throwing experience! Our expert instructors will show how to correctly set up and throw your weapons so it lands in our specially selected log target faces. They will take you through techniques, varying from easy to some more challenging throws- each one is guaranteed to get your adrenaline going.
Nottingham Tour App, Hidden Gems Game and Big Britain Quiz (1 Day Pass) UK
Self-guided Tour & Treasure Hunt Travel Experience - Over 100 destinations & challenges to explore - Kid friendly & great for avoiding crowds - Flexible anytime start - 100% free cancellation up to 24hrs before - Just 1 Ticket for your whole group!! (with our great value device sharing ticket) The smartphone travel tool that helps you discover the great outdoors & connect with the world around you. Utilising seamless GPS technology, it takes you off-the-beaten-track to discover hidden gems & incredible places you may never find alone. As you travel you earn points by visiting destinations, solving clues & completing challenges. The Travel League lets you compete with fellow explorers. Each season win amazing prizes & become the UK’s Greatest Explorer! Whether exploring by car, on foot around town, or hiking across the countryside, our GPS technology guides you every step of the way. Take the stress out of planning trips with this perfect blend of challenge, fun & learning
Park Entry for a Family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children)
Entrance for 2 adults and 2 children (4-16 years). 3 and under are FREE WELCOME TO ARK WILDLIFE PARK & EXOTIC ANIMAL SANCTUARY – THE UK’S FIRST RESCUE ZOO AND LINCOLNSHIRE’S NEWEST, AWARD WINNING, INDEPENDENT WILDLIFE PARK. The ARK is a wildlife park with a difference, operating as a rescue sanctuary for exotic animals that is also open to the public like a traditional zoo, the vast majority of our residents are rescues from the European pet trade, the ARK has become a home to a wide variety of captivating animals, from exotic mammals and fearsome carnivores to stunning reptiles and some of your favourite farmyard friends.
Pony trekking 45mins - PT45
You have the opportunity to pony trek on bridleways (no roadwork) on beautiful circular routes through fields, woodland and the archaeological beauty spot of Creswell Crags that dates back to the Ice Age. Come and enjoy a scenic ride embarking on your journey from our farm that was built in 1610 on the most beautiful, kind natured horses and trekking through the most breathtaking scenery Nottinghamshire/Derbyshire has to offer. Very easily situated for bus routes, motorway and train station access.
Participate in a Fun Scavenger Hunt in Leicester by Operation City Quest
Operation City Quest of Leicester is a great way to see the city! Use an app to submit photos of items you find around the city and challenges you complete for points. The items and challenges can be completed in any order you prefer! See your score on the app leaderboard to see how you compare. The scavenger hunt includes a remote host to help via chat along the way. Come discover Leicester.
Nottingham Self Guide for mavericks and free thinkers
Everyone Hates A Tourist. If you want to know where all the cool stuff to look at in Nottingham is, no fuss, easy, then this App is made for you. Travel isn't A to B it's all the colourful bits in between, the nooks and crannies, the secrets, the drunk outside the George & Dragon. This limited guide puts you in the driving seat, you open our map and see what you want to see ultra easy and with a 48 hour window an absolute bargain. Nottingham Castle - A house called a castle Caves - Explore the caves where prisoners were punished and ghosts lurk around every corner (admission not included) Brian Clough - Ask your dad. Milan, secret tunnels, pubs, ghost stories, murders - This guide has everything Alleyways that lead to magical views Oh, and a castle! If you want an easy, stress free, meander through the city with our map to guide and look too whenever, then you my friend are a true traveler. “Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.” John Lennon.
Crossbow Shooting experience, great fun!
Crossbow Shooting at Blyth Activity Centre just off the A1 in Nottinghamshire the home of Robin hood. Test your skills with a one-hour Crossbow Shooting experience! Our expert instructors will show how to safely load, aim and fire a crossbow and will assist in getting you shooting with an impressive degree of accuracy.
Tractor Driving the ultimate driving experience unlike anything else!
In our tractor driving experiences, you can learn the basics or go further and learn about the technical aspects of tractors and driving them! With full guidance from your instructor, you'll be tractor driving in no time. Our activities start on the hour from 10am until 4pm We encourage our customers to arrive 30 mins early to have a drink and a snack before hand so you are fully rested and energised for your tractor driving experience, and to take in the lovely country side which you are situated in.
Watson Fothergill Walk: Architecture of Victorian Nottingham Guided Tour
Why did the Victorians think a mortgage was like a monkey? How can one architect have two names on one building? What links one of Nottingham's foremost Victorian architects with Mick Jagger and Thomas Hardy? All these and more questions will be answered on an entertaining and informative guided walk around the buildings of architect Watson Fothergill in Nottingham City Centre. Learn about the buildings of one of Nottingham's most prominent Victorian architects, his signature style and the influence of the Gothic on the city's buildings. A walk of approximately 3km (1.86 miles). There will be an opportunity for refreshments at the end of the walk. Participants are asked to come prepared for appropriate weather eventualities and to wear footwear suitable for city walking. Meet for an 10am start outside Nottingham Tourism Centre on Smithy Row (next to Council House).
Jewellery Enameling with a Designer
While learning new skills, you will make your own very special piece(s) of jewellery to bring back home with you from your Peak District Experience. Your special pieces will be inspired by your imagination and the unique perspective of creating something new in a workspace that has been the home of beautiful creations for two centuries. Our workshop is located in a historic textiles mill in England's Peak District. While textiles are no longer being produced at the mill, you can hear the waterfall and see the remains of the mill pond which fed the water wheel that powered the mill. Most of the buildings have been preserved and remain much the same as they were from its inception at the end of the 18th century.
East Midlands Airport to Loughborough Round Trip Private
Book your Private Round-Trip Transfer from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to Loughborough hotel or address and return. Don't go through all the hassle of waiting in a long taxi or shared shuttles queues and use our private, door to door airport transfer. Your driver will be waiting for you at a scheduled time and you will travel comfortably to your destination. • Meeting with a Nameplate • We track your Flight • Door-to-door Service • No Hidden Charges • Clean cars & Professional drivers