The 12 Best Experience Gifts for Sports Lovers

February 7th, 2024

As we gear up for the Euros and the Olympics taking place in Europe this year, the excitement among sports fans is palpable. To get you into the spirit of these major sporting events, we’re thrilled to unveil the best sports experience gifts available with our experience gift vouchers. Whether you’re shopping for a loved one or treating yourself, our curated selection of experiences caters to every sports enthusiast. Join us in exploring the perfect gifts for sports fans.

The 12 Best Experience Gifts for Sports Lovers

1. German Football Museum Entrance Tickets

Kicking off our list of the best gifts for sports fans is a visit to the German Football Museum in Dortmund, an experience like no other available with our leisure vouchers. Get ready to immerse yourself in the rich history of football as you discover over 1600 captivating exhibits, delve into 25 hours of thrilling footage, and engage in numerous hands-on stations. From the mesmerizing 3D cinema to the awe-inspiring treasury housing football’s most prestigious trophies, from a brand-new Bundesliga spectacle to the illustrious HALL OF FAME celebrating German football legends, every moment is a heart-pounding, goosebump-inducing experience.

But that’s not all! For those seeking an extra adrenaline rush, put your skills to the test on the small playing field, master the dribble course, and race against time on the speed court.

2. Barcelona Fountains and Football Stadium

redeem your leisure voucher on a football stadium tour
Experience the best of Barcelona’s sporting and cultural delights by redeeming your gift card on an exclusive tour of Europe’s largest football stadium, Camp Nou. Visit the audiovisual centre, museum, trophy room, and immerse yourself in the club’s history. Tour the dressing room, press room, coach’s bench, and the hallowed pitch. Afterwards, you can explore Barcelona’s historic city centre. Shop or stroll through the old town at your leisure, soaking in the city’s vibrant atmosphere and iconic architecture. End your day at the Plaça Espanya‘s magic fountain, a mesmerising water show with sound and light that has enchanted visitors since 1929.

This unforgettable football experience is just an activity voucher away, making it the perfect gift for sports and culture enthusiasts alike.

3. Liverpool Football Themed Walking Tour

Experience the heart of Liverpool’s football passion with our leisure vouchers. This walking tour, ideal for Everton and Liverpool FC supporters alike, offers a unique perspective on the city’s rich football history. Led by a knowledgeable guide, you’ll explore iconic landmarks, choose between Liverpool FC or Everton stadium visits (admission not included), step inside the pub where LFC was founded, pay tribute to the Dixie Dean statue, and delve into football history at the Liverpool FC Museum. To complete the football experience, tuck into a hearty match-day pie.

4. Manchester Football Walking Tour

Unearth the ultimate gift for sports fans with this football-themed Manchester tour available with our activity vouchers, specially designed to delight passionate followers of the beautiful game. This football experience offers the perfect present for your football-loving friends and family. Dive deep into football history alongside a knowledgeable local guide who will unveil the origins of the Football League in 1888. Explore the iconic stadiums (admission not included) and soak in the electric matchday atmosphere with a well-deserved pint at the renowned Maine Road pub or a glimpse of Old Trafford. The tour culminates with a visit to the National Football Museum, making it an unbeatable gift that immerses sports enthusiasts in the captivating world of football. Don’t miss the opportunity to score the ideal sports fan gift in Manchester!

5. Running Tour of Bratislava with a Local

redeem your activity voucher on a Bratislava running tour
Elevate your gift-giving game with the best gift for a sports enthusiast – a Bratislava running tour. Delight your sports fan with this unique sports experience that combines their passion for fitness with the thrill of exploration. Led by a local expert guide, they’ll jog through the pedestrian-only historical city centre of Bratislava, immersing themselves in fascinating facts, captivating stories, and legendary tales about the city and Slovakia. Along the way, they’ll take in iconic landmarks such as the Slovak National Theatre, Primate’s Palace, and St. Martin’s Cathedral, making this running tour an exceptional sports gift that merges the love of sports with unforgettable adventure.

6. Adelaide Oval Stadium Tour

Adelaide Oval Stadium Tour is one of the best football experience gifts
Next on our list of the best experience gifts for sports lovers is a tour of the Adelaide Oval Staidum, where they can them immerse themselves in legendary sports history at Adelaide’s beloved stadium and witness where sporting legends are born. This adventure offers a fantastic day out for the whole family, combining a blend of unique heritage, world-class facilities, and captivating stories. They can explore restricted areas, feel the thrill of the crowd as they walk through the interactive player’s race, and uncover hidden secrets. Discover the stadium’s musical personality, where iconic bands have graced the stage for sold-out crowds, and relive history as they step inside the iconic scoreboard. Expert local guides will entertain with intriguing stories, and with tour paths changing seasonally, there’s always a new and exciting experience waiting to be had.

7. Private Surf lesson in Carcavelos Beach

redeem your experience gift voucher on a surf gift experience abroad
For the sports fan who’s always up for an adventure, this is the sports experience gift they’ve been waiting for! They can get ready to conquer the Portuguese waves with a personalised surfing lesson on Carcavelos beach in Lisbon, a must-do sports experience along the Portuguese Riviera. With this experience, they’ll have the chance to learn from the best, enjoying a private lesson guided by an expert instructor as they leave their personal items safely in lockers at the store and gear up with all the necessary equipment, including a surfboard and wetsuit, just a stone’s throw from the beach. They can’t miss this opportunity to ride the waves of the Atlantic Ocean during a thrilling 2-hour lesson with their dedicated surf instructor – it’s the ultimate sports gift for those seeking an adrenaline rush by the sea!

8. Palma Jump

Give the sports fan in your life an exhilarating sports experience gift they’ll never forget! Palma Jump, an indoor park packed with trampolines and games, is the perfect destination for family fun and an ideal present. With an hour of access to trampolines and attractions, sports enthusiasts of all ages can leap, flip, and bounce their way to excitement. Challenge your skills with ‘Walk the Wall’ or conquer the new ‘Ninja Warrior’ attraction. Whether they’re a spectator or a jumper, there’s something for everyone to enjoy, with a relaxing spectator area and a cafe serving drinks and snacks. Don’t miss this opportunity to make their day unforgettable with an action-packed sports fan gift!

9. Ao Nang Zipline Adventure

Get ready to ignite the inner adventurer of your sports fan with an exhilarating zip-line experience like no other! This unique zip-line course offers a variety of obstacles suitable for all levels of experience, ensuring an adrenaline-packed day for everyone. Their journey to the zip-line centre will be seamless, and with a professional team to guide them and with all the necessary equipment at their disposal, they’ll be flying through Ao Nang’s pristine rainforest in no time. Whether your gift recipient opts for the thrill-seeker’s course or the one suitable for all, this adventure promises an adrenaline rush like no other. Gift your sports enthusiast the experience of a lifetime and watch them soar through the skies!

10. Marmaris Horse Riding Safari

a group of friends enjoy a horse riding experience thanks to their experience gift voucher
Unleash your inner Texas cowboy or cowgirl with this unforgettable horse riding adventure in Turkey, a unique gift for sports and animal fans who love the great outdoors. On this sports experience gift, they can saddle up for the ride of a lifetime as they journey through picturesque forest scenery and cross streams during a 60-minute ride. Whether they’re a novice or an experienced rider, they’ll be paired with a horse that matches their skill level. Back at the ranch, your sports fanatic can relish the memories with photos taken by the onsite photographer and lend a hand in feeding the farm animals.

11. Canadian Canoe Rental in Stuttgart

Next on our list of the best experience gifts for sports lovers is a Canadian canoe experience near Stuttgart for 4 hours, ideal for exploring the stunning surroundings from the water. With the freedom to paddle comfortably along the Neckar River at their own pace, they can choose their personal rhythm and take breaks as needed. Starting at the Riverhouse, they’ll receive a briefing on driving technique and a map for orientation before embarking on their journey. With a Canadian canoe accommodating 2 to 4 people, they’ll have everything they need for a thrilling adventure, including paddles, life jackets, a packing bag, and a route map. This incredible experience offers a unique perspective of Stuttgart’s landscapes and is available from April to October.

12. Padel Session in Croatia

a man redeems their leisure voucher on a padel gift experience
Perfect for sports enthusiasts, this active gift experience offers a blend of physical activity and fun, ideal for gathering friends for an unforgettable session. Padel Poreč provides all the necessary equipment, including balls and rackets, for a 1.5-hour session at their top-notch facilities in Istria, Croatia. Suitable for all skill levels and ages (minimum age: 10), this dynamic sport experience guarantees excitement and enjoyment for everyone involved. Plus, with changing rooms, bathrooms, and fast food available at the sports centre, participants can make the most of their experience.

Unlock Thousands of Gift Experiences with Activity Vouchers

friends redeem their activity voucher on a fun paragliding experience
And that wraps up our list of the best gifts for sports fans all available when you gift them one of our personalised leisure vouchers. From football experiences, golf experiences to zip-line adventures, the beauty of our gift vouchers is that your recipient chooses exactly how they want to redeem it including the activity, date and location. They even have 2 whole years to choose!

But if your gift recipient isn’t much of a sports fan, no problem! Our activity gift cards can be redeemed on thousands of other gift experiences including:

What’s more, is that these gift vouchers for experiences can be personalised within just 3 steps. Upload your own photo, write a sentimental message and choose a gift card format (eGift, PDF or physical) and that’s it! It’s a fun, unique and flexible gift for sports fans that will truly blow them away!

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