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Father’s Day 2022: Tripadvisor’s top experiences, from skydiving to craft beer tours UK News

The big day falls on Sunday June 19 this year and while it may still seem like a long way off, it will be upon us before we know it.

So if you don’t want to settle for a lumpy sweater that he’ll come back to or God forbid, socks (again!), we suggest you give it a listen!

Tripadvisor has rounded up some of the best dad-friendly experiences across the UK, from craft beer tours in Manchester to white-water rafting in the Highlands.

Tripadvisor’s Best Father’s Day Experiences to Spoil Your Dad

Historical tours focusing on St Andrews Golf

Times Series: Historic tours focusing on the golf course of St Andrews.  Credit: TripadvisorHistoric tours focusing on St Andrews Golf. Credit: Tripadvisor

As the ‘home of golf’, St Andrews has a lot to offer from the links to the cathedral.

Treat your dad to a tour led by local author and historian Richard Falconer, to learn about the history of St Andrews as well as lesser-known aspects of the beautiful game.

He will visit the Links, the Golf Inn and the ruins of the iconic Cathedral which is the final resting place of over 100 renowned golfers among other intriguing locations.

At £16 per person, book your experience through the Tripadvisor website.

Craft beer tour around Manchester

Times Series: Craft Beer Tour around Manchester.  Credit: TripadvisorCraft beer tour around Manchester. Credit: Tripadvisor

Ideal for beer lovers, treat your old man to an afternoon pub crawl around Manchester’s best breweries.

A guide takes the guesswork out of choosing where to drink, so you’re sure to get nothing but good beer at four well-watered spots.

Prices from £35 pp (price includes all drinks on the tour) and can be booked through the Tripadvisor website.

Fly a real jet simulator around the world at Coventry Airport

Times Series: Fly a real jet simulator around the world at Coventry Airport.  Credit: TripadvisorFly a real jet simulator around the world at Coventry Airport. Credit: Tripadvisor

Make your dad feel like Maverick or Ice Man and make his dream of flying a plane come true.

Feel the thrill of taking off and landing from an airplane with this 1.5-hour jet simulator experience at Coventry Airport.

After receiving expert instruction on how to fly the plane, they can board a Boeing 737, 747 or Airbus A320 for a one-hour simulated flight, accompanied by an airline pilot instructor professional.

This unforgettable experience is available for £175 per person via the Tripadvisor website.

Canoe trips on the Llangollen Aqueduct

Times Series: Canoe Aqueduct tours Llangollen.  Credit: TripadvisorLlangollen Aqueduct Canoe Tours. Credit: Tripadvisor

If you want to give him a Welsh getaway he won’t soon forget, look no further.

Your dad can soak up the landscape around Llangollen by canoe and paddle the impressive Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.

The half-day canoe trip can be booked for £55 per person via the Tripadvisor website.

3-Hour Secret Edinburgh Food Tour with Private Tour Option

Times Series: 3-Hour Secret Edinburgh Food Tour with Private Tour Option.  Credit: Tripadvisor3-Hour Secret Edinburgh Food Tour with Private Tour Option. Credit: Tripadvisor

It wouldn’t be Father’s Day without a little indulgence and now he can make his way through the stunning streets of Edinburgh.

Your guide will lead you on a culinary journey that includes Scottish cheeses, scones, haggis and more while visiting the city’s famous sights.

Check this experience off your bucket list for £74 pp via the Tripadvisor website.

Manchester iFLY Indoor Skydiving Experience – 2 Flights & Certificate

Times Series: Manchester iFLY Indoor Skydiving Experience - 2 flights and certificate.  Credit: TripadvisorManchester iFLY Indoor Skydiving Experience – 2 flights and certificate. Credit: Tripadvisor

This indoor skydiving session is the ultimate gift for adrenaline junkies without the terror of jumping out of a plane!

You will get two flights in a vertical wind tunnel where you will experience free fall conditions with the help of an instructor.

Book yours now for £68 pp via the Tripadvisor website.

High Speed ​​RIB Cruise on the River Thames in London

Times Series: High Speed ​​RIB Cruise on the River Thames in London.  Credit: TripadvisorHigh speed RIB cruise on the River Thames in London. Credit: Tripadvisor

Calling all daredevils, hop aboard this high-speed RIB cruise on the Thames this Father’s Day.

In a rigid inflatable boat, soar over the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, and Shakespeare’s Globe while listening to a high-octane soundtrack.

Once you reach Tower Bridge, your skipper accelerates to speeds of 35 miles per hour (55 km per hour) and makes tight turns guaranteed to boost adrenaline levels.

Show her how much you care for £47 pp via the Tripadvisor website.

Rafting and cliff jumping in the Scottish Highlands

Times Series: Whitewater rafting and cliff jumping in the Scottish Highlands.  Credit: TripadvisorWhitewater rafting and cliff jumping in the Scottish Highlands. Credit: Tripadvisor

Thrill-seekers will love this 6-hour rafting and cliff-hopping adventure in the Scottish Highlands.

Jump, splash, paddle and dive through the beautiful Scottish countryside as you explore the wild meanderings of the River Findhorn.

Available for £102 per person, book your trip through the Tripadvisor website.

Private Boating Experience on Lake Windermere

Times Series: Private Boating Experience on Lake Windermere.  Credit: TripadvisorPrivate boating experience on Lake Windermere. Credit: Tripadvisor

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Source: www.times-series.co.uk
This notice was published: 2022-06-11 12:45:00

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