Adventure Gift Ideas & Experiences

Looking for the best adventure experience or activity gift? Look no further! Drive an exotic car, learn to fly, rock climb, skydive, bungee jump, & more! With locations all across the US, find the perfect adventure experience or gift today.

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  • Adrenaline-Pumping Gifts!
    Make really  BIG bucket list wishes a thrilling reality — with Virgin Experience Gifts's action and adventure gifts!

    From water sports to the great outdoors, and fast cars to high-flying freedom — our adrenaline-infused collection of experience gifts means we have extreme adventures to suit everyone! Find the perfect present for a full-of-life lady who loves to try new things. Or check out cool gifts for outdoorsmen that go way beyond basic gear, to help them go wild in other wonderful ways.

    Celebrate a special occasion by taking advantage of heart-pounding outdoor activities in places like Denver, Hawaii, Seattle, Charlotte, San Diego, Boston and dozens of cities in-between! With extreme adventures available by land, air and water — it's never been more thrilling to test your own limits while also pushing Mother Nature's. Take to the skies above, brave waves, or challenge tough terrain... all in the name of making great-big bucket list wishes come true!

    But what experiences, exactly, might the scope of these outings entail? So glad you asked. If you're looking for cool outdoor gift ideas by land, the possibilities are endless! Scale magnificent cliffs with rock climbing lessons. Swivel and soar among treetops and ravines on an exhilarating zipline tour, whooping with delight. Crawl and rappel through the rocky territory of cavern excursions. Hike along the country's most awe-inspiring atmospheres, like the marvelous Grand Canyon. Mountain bike along root-filled surfaces. Take the ultimate plunge amid stunning scenery, as you bungee jump off California's famed Bridge to Nowhere. And so much more! You can even opt to add a horsepower-packed engine to the action, getting in on real race car driving experiences.

    Give the H2O a go with exhilarating adventure gifts that feature outings both above and below various bodies of water. Virgin Experience Gifts offers the chance to experience a number of aquatic extreme sports, making awesome gifts for outdoorsy guys and girls who love to make a splash in daily life. Hop on a raft to tackle the wet 'n' wild rapids of an unruly river! Dive to magical ocean depths in full scuba gear. Hoot and holler with delight aboard a competitive sailing vessel, as a professional crew whips you across boisterous open waters. Wrangle some of the ocean's finest catches on adventure activities like deep sea fishing. Paddle your heart out to on a surfboard or kayak, joining forces with the perfect wave or playful wildlife in its natural habitat. Or up the ante on the H2O aboard a mind-blowing high-speed boat ride!

    And if you're looking to find your source of adrenaline in the air up there, look no further than our enticing flying experiences! Dare to defy gravity with excursions like glider rides, paragliding, hang gliding, and skydiving. Or opt to add some extra 'power' to adventure experiences with high-flying outdoor gifts ideas such as introductory flying lessons by plane or helicopter, biplane thrill rides, combat jet missions, flight simulators, and many more adventure gifts that will take your breath away in a heartbeat!

  • For the Land-Lovers
    Smile with extreme delight thanks to adventure gifts that do adrenaline right!

    Gunnin' to keep someone's adrenaline fixes on (mostly) solid ground? Virgin Experience Gifts offers an array of extreme sports on the comfort of dry land, that also come with enough excitement to fill even the biggest of ambitions! Find experiences like race car driving, biking, horseback riding, hiking and rock climbing, cave spelunking, ninja classes, and plenty of other action-packed gift ideas in hot spots like Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Chicago, and Vegas. And those are just the beginning of the daredevil destinations in the U.S. that offer thrilling gifts for outdoorsy people and urban enthusiasts alike!

    If fast cars are the name of your gift-giving game, Virgin Experience Gifts brings you fleets of horsepower-hungry cars, just waiting to be unleashed on professional tracks across the nation! Burn rubber with adventure gifts that really ramp up the MPH intensity and heart rate. Get behind the wheel of the auto world's most impressive vehicles: stock cars, Indy cars, dragsters, flashy exotic vehicles, muscle cars, and more. Put the pedal to the metal for yourself, or sit shot gun as a professional driver takes you on the ride of a lifetime in the car of your dreams! And while you're at it, don't forget to check out wheels that double as unique adrenaline gifts like off-roading, spy-driving, motorcycle rentals, and ATV tours.

    The types of extreme sports on land don't stop there! Hop on a horse and head off the beaten path. Brave a wind tunnel to give indoor skydiving a go. Learn how to turn a few tricks suspended over a net from a trapeze. Journey below the Earth's surface on cavern expeditions. Or step on to a Segway to zip around a major city.

    Wrap up adrenaline the only way it's meant to be given — with as much zest and excitement as it is to get! Virgin Experience Gifts's vast spectrum of adventure gifts that are sure to satisfy any thrill-seeker. Find that perfect gift for an outdoorsy boyfriend or girlfriend. Give Mom or Dad something to really shake up their daily routine. Or grant a best friend's biggest bucket list wish. You're just one click away from seeing some giant smiles!

  • Aquatic Adventures
    Embark on adventurous outdoor activities that make a true splash — vibrantly celebrate a special occasion on the water!

    Whether you're looking for an H2O excursion that's exciting but still fairly low-key, or one that comes with a more boisterous atmosphere, Virgin Experience Gifts has an unrivaled array of water activities to help you gift the perfect aquatic outing.

    Invite someone to sit back, relax and enjoy gorgeous views and photo opps on a number of sailing experiences. Beautiful shorelines and sparkling waters set the perfect scene for lovely, laidback outdoor gifts for those who may love trying something new or different, without the intensity of a bold adrenaline rush. From leisurely scenic cruises to slightly more lively adventure gifts like America's Cup sailing charters or whale watching excursions, many of Virgin Experience Gifts's water activities often come with the option for guests to be as relaxed or as hands-on desired.

    For those on the hunt for extra-animated gifts for outdoorsy people by water, get a lucky recipient in on incredible ways to an exciting plunge! Check out heart-pounding tours and lessons like white water rafting and kayaking. Explore the ocean's underwater world with snorkeling and scuba diving outings. Paddle across the mystical, bioluminescent habitat of Tomales Bay. Reel in the catch of a lifetime, while learning the ins and outs of fly fishing or sportfishing. Complement paddling efforts with samples of craft beer or whiskey along the waterways. Master the art of stand-up paddleboarding. Navigate waves by moonlight in a canoe or kayak. Try a hand at outdoor activities like wakeboarding or surfing. Soar over salty ocean bays on parasailing or jetpack-flying adventure gifts. Hop aboard an engine-infused vessel for a high-speed boat ride across inviting open waters. Or sightsee in a brand new way, skimming across the H2O on a jetski!

    No matter the method of taking to the water, these outdoor gifts from Virgin Experience Gifts are sure to please! From learning a new sport or hobby, or simple enjoying some time out one of our planet's most fascinating elements — plenty of H2O adventures are ready and waiting.

  • Air-mazing Outings
    Explore the air up there with flying adventure gifts that exceed breathtaking heights!

    Sounds impossible, right? That anything could ever surpass the majesty of flying itself? But guess again! Virgin Experience Gifts's collection of airborne experience gifts for outdoorsy guys and gals give participants all the thrills of exploring the air way up there, plus a few other perks! These unforgettable adventures in New York, Chicago, Dallas, DC, Denver, San Francisco, and so many other hot spots are sure to bring action-packed fun to anyone who is a lucky recipient.

    A scenic aerial tour may be just enough to get someone’s heart pounding — be it by plane, helicopter, glider, or hot air balloon. But you can always build on that aircraft ride, if you wish! Dazzle someone with the delight of an introductory flying lesson. The sheer exhilaration of sitting directly in the pilot’s seat of a real airplane or helicopter is just the beginning of the memories that will be made! These adventure gifts offer thorough ground and in-air instruction, coupled with superb views and the unimaginable freedom of flight. Go a step further and turn pilot training into the ultimate extreme sport by enjoying the experience in an authentic combat jet, complete with real aerial dogfights.

    Or take a "scenic" plane ride to a fun, nostalgic level. History buffs will rejoice over the chance to soak up some stunning scenery from the seat of vintage aircraft like T-6 Warbirds and WWII biplanes. And adrenaline enthusiasts won't be able to say "no" to adventure experiences like aerobatic biplane thrill rides that pull out all the stops: G-force, barrel rolls, loops, figure-eights, and other impressive maneuvers!

    A list of Virgin Experience Gifts’s air-mazing flying experiences wouldn't be complete without a few classic adventure gifts! Check out unforgettable excursions that happen far above sea level like paragliding, hang gliding and skydiving. Not so fond of going plane-less or jumping out of them? Then a fun round of indoor skydiving simply can't be beat. Suit up and spread your wings, to fly in a way that offers safe, unimaginable fun for all ages!