With the BBC’s revamped Top Gear grabbing headlines (for mostly the wrong reasons unfortunately, bye Chris!) and the new Amazon motoring show from Clarkson, May and Hammond on its way, there’s never been a better time to indulge in your need for speed than now.
Put your pedal to the metal with these great ideas from the Tinggly collection which will get your adrenaline pounding and put all of your skills to the test. The
St John’s River Airboat Safari Ride in Florida
There’s nothing quite like taking an exciting 30-minute airboat ride through the Everglades National Park in Florida, the wind in your hair as you twist and turn through the vast network of murky swamps. Experience this amazing ecosystem as it was meant to be experienced, skimming over the water’s surface with your pilot at the controls – and you never know, you may even spot an alligator or two! Entry to the Wild Florida Wildlife Park is also included, giving you an even bigger opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the State’s most famous creatures, such as the majestic bald eagle.
Thrilling Aston Martin V8 Vantage Experience in the UK
If you thought that the Aston Martin V8 was the sole reserve of super-spies, think again. At the wheel of one of these true British supercars you can reach 62mph in just 4.8 seconds, and a top speed of 180mph. Choose from a purpose-built track in either Stafford or Anglesey, where you’ll experience six or three thrilling laps – after you’ve been given an all-important safety briefing of course! You’ll be fully accompanied by an instructor throughout your experience, who will be on hand to help you put the V8 fully through its paces – prepare to get shaken, not stirred!
Imagine the rush of rafting over the epic Barron Falls while witnessing some truly spectacular scenery in a lush tropical climate – with this incredible Cairns gift experience, all of this is possible. Get wet and wild as you speed along the mighty Barron River with a professional instructor by your side, helping you to navigate the numerous twists and turns found in this impressive landscape – this really is the perfect experience for adrenaline junkies!
Did you know that Latvia is one of only ten places in the world where you can learn to bobsleigh? Learn how to master challenging sport on an impressive ice track as you race down it at 78mph, sliding through 16 curves and even hitting G-Force 5 in places – this is one experience that’s definitely not for the faint hearted. Full instruction is of course provided and if we’re honest, this is one of the most adrenaline-packed experiences in our portfolio – thrilling doesn’t even begin to cover it.
You’ll find dozens of hair-raising, action-packed gift experiences in the Tinggly collection, all over the world. We all love a bit of adventure now and again, it’s the spice of life. Whatever your interests, you can fulfil your need for speed right here.