When you hit 50 it’s just the time to get outdoors and make the most of life. Here are the best gift experiences that money can buy, whether they enjoy adrenaline fulled experiences or simply gourmet cooking.

English Heritage Membership

English Heritage Adult MembershipThis really is the gift of discovery. With an English Heritage Membership you can visit for free over 400 different attractions, including historic castles, abbeys, and gardens.

When you’re 50 you really start getting in touch with your cultural side and this membership is the perfect gift to kick start your cultural adventures.

Golf Lesson with a PGA Professional

30 Minute Golf LessonGolf lessons can be frustrating at the best of times, certainly not always enjoyable, but this gift is guaranteed to change that as you’ll be coached by an actual PGA golf tour professional.

The lesson will last for 30 minutes but the advice packed into the session will last a lifetime. Plus this experience is available at locations across the UK.

2 for 1 Bannatyne Spa Day

Bannatyne Health ClubEveryone knows Duncan Bannatyne, famous for being one of the investors on Dragons Den. What everyone doesn’t always know is that he runs and very successful chain of health and fitness salons.

With this gift voucher you can get a 2 for 1 spa day. This effectively means that you can bring along a friend for free, and you’ll each receive a neck, shoulder and scalp massage

RHS Gift Membership

RHS Gift MembershipA membership for the Royal Horticultural Society is quite literally the perfect gift for garden lovers. You get free entry to the four RHS Gardens in North Yorkshire, Surrey, Devon and Essex.

Each month you’ll also receive the garden monthly magazine and a range of exclusive seeds and vouchers. For a limited time you’ll also get a Crabtree and Evelyn skincare set.

30 Minute Flying Lesson

Introductory Flying LessonThis is a 30 minute flying lesson for beginners with a CAA qualified flying instructor. It’s an excellent way to get a taste of what it’s like to fly a plane.

If you display sufficient levels of confidence then the instructor will even let you take hold of the controls for a few seconds. You can take have this experience anywhere across the UK.

Gift Voucher for Men (choice of experiences)

Gift Experience Choice VoucherAs you’re no doubt thinking yourself, there are just so many different experiences to choose from these days, and while choice is good it does make things difficult when you have to narrow everything down to just one.

Well, fortunately this problem has been recognised and now you can purchase this gift voucher. Armed with this the recipient can browse online and pick the experience that catches his eye.

Chocolate Making Workshop

Chocolate Making WorkshopAbove we mentioned the perfect gift for garden lovers, and now we come onto the perfect gift for chocolate lovers. With this gourmet experience you’ll learn all about chocolate and actually make your very own truffles.

The experience is available in all the major cities, including Leeds, London and Liverpool, and lasts for two and a half hours.

Supercar Driving Thrill

Supercar Driving Day

This is the ultimate gift for a car lover – driving a supercar at rapid speeds around a race track.

There are locations throughout the UK so there won’t be too far to travel, and with your choice of 8 supercars, including all the favourites – Porsche, Lamborghini, Aston Martin and Ferrari – you simply can’t go wrong with this gift.

2-Night Relaxing Getaway for Two

2 Night Getaway

The supercar driving mentioned above might be great for thrill seekers, but sometimes when you reach the 50 mark you just want to start to wind down.

With this 2-night hotel getaway you can really unwind. The recipient has a choice of over 100 locations UK-wide, and they can book at any point over the following 10 months.