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OutdoorNI Christmas Gift Guide 2015

Posted on November 10, 2015 @ 2:26 PM in Adventure

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! While there is still plenty of time to go shopping, we think it’s best to make a start on finding the perfect gift to avoid the panic of the Christmas shopping rush! With lots of great outdoor Christmas gift experiences to choose from we’ve pulled together our bestselling gift experiences to help you with your present problems.

Boat Tours Northern Ireland

Gifts for Her

Giant's Causeway Sea Safari, Aquaholics, Portstewart, Co. Antrim
A fantastic boat tour to get their heart racing. Sights include Dunluce Castle, the stunning Portrush beaches, the sea caves at Whiterocks, Giant’s Causeway and perhaps some dolphins and basking sharks along the way!

Tarzan Tree Top Adventure Course, The JungleNI, Moneymore, Co. Derry~Londonderry
Negotiate through 50 challenges and obstacles up to 40ft high above the ground including zip lines, bridges, scramble nets and a death defying power-fan descent. The JungleNI’s Tree Top Adventure Course is sure to test their imagination and nerve!

Moonlit Paddle, Far & Wild, River Foyle, Co. Derry~Londonderry
She is sure to enjoy this sea kayak experience in the shimmering moonlight on the fabulous Foyle, spotting nocturnal creatures and taking in the historic landscapes! 

Gifts for Him

Wakeboarding Northern Ireland

'Have a Go' Cable Wakeboarding at Titanic Slipways, Cable & Wake, Belfast, Co. Antrim
Send them on a thrilling water sports adventure in the city! As they take part in a one to one, wakeboarding or water skiing lesson in the famous Titanic Quarter, providing a brilliant backdrop for what is sure to be an unforgettable experience.

Off Road Driving Experience, Todds Leap, Ballygawley, Co. Tyrone
Are they brave enough to conquer muddy climbs, drops and hazards on an 8 mile off-road driving course? Much more exciting than the daily commute they’ll get a chance to take to the wheel with room for up to 3 friends before being taken across a stage of Todd’s Leap off road course at rally competition speed!

Half Day Sailing on the Antrim Coast, Causeway Coast Sailing, Ballycastle, Co. Antrim
He is sure to love learning the ropes of sailing with some hands on experience or simply relaxing and enjoying the scenic Antrim Coast. This half day or full day's sailing is for up to three people so he can enjoy it with family or friends.

Gifts for Couples

Off Road Driving Northern Ireland

Couples Thrill Seeking Experience, Todds Leap, Ballygawley, Co. Tryone
Find out who really is the better driver on an off-road experience before zooming down a 500m Zip line and going on a heart racing white knuckle hill rally ride.

Bay to Bay Sea Tour for 2, Portrush Sea Tours, Portrush, Co. Antrim
Take in the glorious sights of Ramore Head, the Skerries, Dunluce Castle and Island Doo and witness the stunning sandy beaches of Portrush from the sea as you zoom across the water onboard the high speed boat. 

Couples Pod Camping Adventure Package, Clearsky Adventure Centre, Castle Ward, Strangford, Co. Down
Set in the heart of the spectacular Castle Ward Estate they will spend the night in a quirky heated camping pod before exploring the mountain bike trails and have a go at either canoeing or testing their aim during a Game of thrones inspired archery session in the very courtyard where young Bran was taught by Jon snow in the award winning HBO TV series Game of Thrones.

For even more unique outdoor gift experiences visit OutdoorNI.com.

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Jayne Woodrow
Jayne Woodrow  Marketing Officer & Active Clubs Coordinator for Walking

Jayne joined the marketing team of Outdoor Recreation NI in March 2014. She oversees the marketing and communication on WalkNI, OutdoorNI and Walking in Your Community Project. Most recently she has been working with Parkrun Ireland & UK to introduce the 'Walk @ parkrun' initiative.

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