Types of Experiences in Essex

Essex has so many different types of experiences to offer in the region you will have a hard time picking which one to choose from.

Wing Walking Essex

This is one of the most intense and crazy experiences on offer. The take off location is Damyns Hall airfield which is very close to the M25. There are also great rail links to this location. More about this type of experience can be found here: Wing Walking Experience. There are other types of experience based at the Damyns Hall Airfield including microlight flying and aerobatics!

Super Car Experience Essex

There is a location in North Weald where you can experience the thrill of driving a super car around a track! If you would like to find out more about super car experiences visit our Super Car Driving page.

Balloon ride Experiences Essex

There are 5 locations in Essex to do an amazing balloon flight from. So where ever you are staying there is a site close to you. Launch sites include Braintree, Brentwood, Colchester, Chelmsford Stowmarket and Feering. Go to our Balloon Flights page to get more information.

Helicopter Tour of London and Helicopter flying

The take off site for this amazing experience is in North Weald, and easily accessible from all of Essex. Take to the skies and see the city of London from a birds eye view. You can also take an actual helicopter flying lesson from this location, where you can get behind the controls in a more rural senic area. Please visit our Helicopter Experiences page to find out more.

Visiting Essex for an Experience

Visiting Essex for an Experience

Essex is one of the locations that has the most experience day options in the country. With so much to choose from you can guarantee a fun time when going to Essex.

In Essex there is lots of natural landscapes and luscious countryside to see as well as some brilliant towns. Information regarding the popular towns in Essex is below.


This is a very popular seaside town in Essex that gets flooded with UK holiday setters every year in the summer. It has some great beaches to sit back and relax in the sun. The adventure island is a large amusement park with rides for everyone to experience, there is even a roller coaster to ride!

Southend Pier is another location you have to visit if you are staying in the area. If you are looking for somewhere nice to stay before you go on an experience then Southend-On-Sea is a great choice.


Situated right in the heart of Essex, Chelmsford has more of a village feel about it. With some great high street locations for shopping and some historic buildings including the wonderful 15th century Cathedral in the town centre.

The huge Hylands park is located in Chelmsford and is home to the very popular V-Festival each year that gets a massive amount of visitors. The Essex county cricket club is located in Chelmsford which holds large cricket events. Chelmsford is another good location to stay if going on experiences as you will have sites very close by. It also has good links to London if looking to go to the big city for experiences.


This is Britain's oldest recorded town so has lots of history and a great heritage. There are some fantastic museums to visit in the Colchester area. Although now the city has been brought up to the modern age and has very good areas for shopping and eating out.

Another large attraction is the Colchester Zoo which is a fun day out for any age group. This is a really good location to stay if you are travelling far for your experience, and want to have a short-break as opposed to a half day experience.

There are plenty of other things to see and do in Essex, but all 3 of these locations are a great idea for a short holiday that you can combine with a once in a lifetime experience day.

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Experience ventures in Essex

With tons of experiences to choose from Essex is a brilliant location for thrill seekers. Get in touch with us and we can help find an experience to suit anyone whether it is an adrenaline day or a relaxing day.

Experience days are a great idea to tie in with a short UK holiday or break as it raises the whole trip to another level.

Types of Experiences in Essex & Visiting Essex for an Experience