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Give the Gift of Adventure this Valentine’s Day

Posted on February 5, 2014 @ 5:12 PM in Adventure

With Valentine’s Day just over a week away it’s time to think beyond the clichéd gifts and surprise your other half with something a bit different.  Chocolates will get eaten; champagne will be drunk but the memory and laughs of doing something together is sure to last a lot longer.  Whether you are a thrill-seeking couple or simply looking to do something different together an OutdoorNI.com Gift Experience is the perfect Valentine’s Day present and with all vouchers valid for ten months, Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be the only day you enjoy a little romance. 

Gift Vouchers are posted first class delivery the next day but if you’ve left it to the last minute don’t panic you will receive an e-voucher which you can print as soon as you have purchased your voucher online with the hard copy to follow in the post.


Here are just a few of our top Valentine’s Gifts for Two that are sure to get you some brownie points:   

Segway Beach Tour, Segway Express, Benone Beach, Co. Derry~Londonderry
Enjoy a Segway tour around the beautiful surroundings of the Mussenden Temple and Downhill Demense or take a glide down Benone Strand beach before heading back home across the boardwalks.  A unique activity in a romantic setting! 

Couples Pod Camping Adventure Package, Clearsky Adventure Centre, Castle Ward, Co. Down
A minibreak with a difference spend the night under the stars in quirky camping pods.  With bike hire included it will then be time to hit the trails at Castle Ward, the fun doesn’t stop there however as the voucher also includes an archery or canoeing session.

Rathlin Island Sea Tour for Two, Portrush Sea Tours, Portrush, Co. Derry~Londonderry
Enjoy a fantastic boat tour around the fabulous North Coast and Rathlin Island as you take in the sights from the sea including the Giant’s Causeway, the Skerries, the historic Dunluce Castle and much more!

Adventure for Two, Four Elements Adventure, Tyrone & Fermanagh
Experience 3 hours of adventure together! You’ll get to choose between a private session of kayaking, canoeing, gorgewalking, coasteering, bushcraft, surfing, rock climbing, orienteering, archery or hill walking. With no need to choose your activity until booking you won’t run the risk of getting it wrong!

Coasteering for Couples, Ardclinis, North Coast
Not for the faint hearted this is one experience they’ll never forget! A cliff jumping, sea swimming and rock scrambling session that is guaranteed not to be boring.

Sunset Sail, Causeway Coast Sailing, Ballycastle, Co. Antrim
The perfect way to see the Causeway coast in all its glory. Sit back, relax and enjoy a complementary glass of wine as you watch the sun set from your very own yacht – it doesn’t get much more romantic than this…

Couples Adventure Blast, Life Adventure Centre, Castlewellan, Co. Down
With the opportunity to choose between a 1.5 hour session of canoeing, kayaking, archery or rock climbing you are sure to have an adventure that you will both love.

Sea Kayaking for Couples, Simply Sea Kayak, North Coast
Take a romantic trip along the coast in a single sea kayak or cruise down the River Bann as a couple in tandem. This Intro to Sea Kayak session is sure to give you a great taste for what this ever popular activity is all about!  After a short skills session in sheltered waters you will embark on a short journey sampling the delights the North coast has to offer.

Try a Dive in the Sea for Two, Aquaholics, Portstewart, Co. Derry~Londonderry
You don’t have to go on a romantic holiday to Mauritius to experience scuba diving.This three hour session includes a safety briefing and instruction from a fully qualified PADI instructor and is sure to be one experience you will never forget!

High Tea at Sea, Clearsky Adventure Centre, Strangford, Co. Down
An afternoon tea with a difference. See the sights of Strangford Lough onboard the Strangford Sea Safari’s speed boat before stopping at a beautiful spot to enjoy tea and homemade scones!

Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson  Marketing Officer

Sarah joined the marketing team of Outdoor Recreation NI in 2011. A firm believer in giving anything a go at least once (unless it involves jumping out of a plane at 6,000ft!) she is always looking for new adventures in the outdoors and can often be found wandering the Mournes or Glens of Antrim attempting not to get lost!

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