Stuff their stockings with unusual gifts under £25

26th November 2018

On a budget and stumped for what to get that special someone in your life? Put that cash away! We’ve got a list of very affordable (and very cool) Christmas gifts all for under £25. So, sit back, relax and have read - we’ve got you covered:


Pet Photoshoot with £50 off voucher with Virgin Experience Days

Station: Varies (70  locations to choose from)

Price: £10

Dates: Voucher is valid 9 months from purchase

Got a friend with a favourite furry, feathered or reptilian friend? Then treat them to the gift of a lasting memory. This experience features a professional photographer who will know exactly how to capture their pet’s best side. They’ll also get to pick their favourite photo to take home as a keepsake. A £50 complimentary voucher is included to be used towards albums, wall hangings or other accessories.


River Sightseeing Cruise for Two in Stratford-upon-Avon with Virgin Experience Days

Station: Stratford upon Avon

 Price: £12 (for two)

Dates: Voucher is valid 12 months from purchase

Know someone who could do with a bit of R&R? Then gift them with some relaxed cruising down the River Avon in Stratford-upon-Avon. They’ll get sit back and relax for 40 minutes as the gorgeous sights of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Holy Trinity Church and Clopton Bridge pass them by.


Comedy Night for Two with Virgin Experience Days

Station: Varies (12 locations to choose from)

Price: £15 (for two)

Dates: Voucher is valid 9 months from purchase

Know someone who loves a bit of comedy? With this offer you can treat two people to a hilarious night of top-class comedy, including an after-party! Locations include London, Birmingham, Nottingham, Manchester and more.


Full Day Paintballing for Two with Virgin Experience Days

Station: Varies (63 locations to choose from)

Price: £18.75 (for two)

Dates: Voucher is valid 8 months from purchase

Give them an extraordinarily exhilarating gift this Christmas. Let them run, dodge and camouflage themselves amongst the scenery as they immerse themselves in a full day of paintballing. Included in this awesome experience for two is entry into the paintball park, equipment rental, 8-10 games pp, and hot lunch (at some venues).


Adopt an Animal with Virgin Experience Days

Station: n/a

Price: £19.99

Dates: n/a

Got an animal lover on your gift list? Why not get them a Humbolt Penguin, a Meerkat or even a White Rhino! With 10 species to choose from, there’s plenty of choice to go around. Your gift will contribute to Action for the Wild and Colchester Zoo, to carry out important conservation work. This gift includes a personalised certificate, photograph of their chosen animal, a one-day ticket to Colchester Zoo.

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