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Believe it or not, Britain is home to some of the most exhilarating experience days around. From helicopter rides to driving experiences UK residents and visitors alike can enjoy a good old British day out – and the good old British weather might even add to the experience!
The home of the F1 British Grand Prix has racing days on offer for the motor-based adrenaline junkies out there. You can take to the wheel of supercars like the Nissan GTR and the Aston Martin and retrace the tracks of F1 champions of past and present. The venue also has a purpose-built off-road track for experience days, so you can skid around to your heart’s content (as long as it can take it). If you were wondering how the British weather can make anything better, this is what we were talking about.
Fancy driving a big, beefy, 56-tonne tank today? Well, Wish.co.uk gives you the chance to do just that – and you’ll get SAS training and the opportunity to shoot 17th century mortars and muskets as well. Throughout the day, you’ll compete for points with another team for the chance to drive the tank over a car at the end of the session. You can’t combine the SAS training, musket shooting and tank driving into one supermassive adrenaline fest, but you can go paintballing while you’re actually in the tank itself. Pretty cool if you ask us.
The Lake District is often recognised as one of Britain’s most beautiful areas, but what this masks is that it can also be one of the most electrifying. Some companies offer experience mornings, days and even whole weekends for those who can’t get enough. Activities on offer include gorge walking, rock climbing, abseiling and kayaking. If, for some incomprehensible reason, you find that the activities alone are too tame, then the views will more than make up for it. The Lake District has a reputation for a reason.
If ultimate adrenaline rushes are not for you, then the spa days offered by Wish will be right up your street. You can either go solo or enjoy the full experience for two at various locations up and down the country. Massage tables, hot springs and soothing saunas are available to you for some serious rejuvenation. Whichever pamper package you choose, you’ll certainly have no weight left on your shoulders when you’re done.
Images courtesy of Wish.co.uk and Sam Judson
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