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5 Adventurous Activities for Couples in London

As lockdowns ease across the UK after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s a lot more to do in London besides taking a stroll through the park and sitting outside cafés. It’s time to have some fun again, and what better way to mark the end of a difficult period than by undertaking some truly adventurous activities.

The Most Adventurous Activities for Couples in London

Having weathered seemingly endless boredom throughout the past year, we’ve been presented with innumerable opportunities to go and explore overnight. So what adventurous activities are the most daring for couples?

  1. Luxuriate with a Couples Massage

Try something deeply relaxing with your partner and transport yourselves to a different dimension. Regain access to tantalising thoughts and feelings that can help you remember what life was like before all the stress of the past year landed squarely on your shoulders. If you’re looking for something more sensual to make things more exciting, a tantric massage for couples can be incredibly exhilarating. The highly spiritual and meditative nature of a tantric massage can embolden your relationship as you experience untold pleasures in each others’ company.

  1. Sweat It out with Hot Yoga Classes

Yoga is another incredibly popular and deeply meditative activity, so why not take things up a notch with a hot yoga class? Performed under hot and humid conditions, hot yoga has many benefits and — if you’re both up for the challenge — it can be a potent stress reliever and unbelievably effective exercise. It’s far more than just doing a few stretches, it’s an activity that requires maximal concentration, but it’ll leave you feeling more supple and energised than you can imagine. 

  1. Test Your Aim at a Shooting Range

Nothing quite compares to the feeling of firing a dangerous weapon. It’s an exhilarating activity that makes you feel powerful! You might even find some friendly competition as you and your partner learn a new skill together — just remember to be a good sport if your partner turns out to be a natural sharpshooter. Since the possession of firearms in the UK is highly uncommon, getting your hands on a potent arsenal of weaponry is a novel and electrifying experience.

  1. Lose Yourselves at a Live Music Event

If music has a strong place in your relationship, attending a live music event can be euphoric. Live music events from tiny, back-room gigs to full-blown festivals can be immensely enjoyable, especially if you have a shared love of a particular band, DJ or artist. Live music creates an energy that can unify your spirits and revitalise your relationship, so think about heading to a festival or a concert to blow away the cobwebs.

  1. Head to Another World with Virtual Reality

For an immersive experience that might just melt your mind, seek out some of London’s best VR spots for some varied and enthralling entertainment. It’s hard not to be intoxicated by the most realistic yet other-worldly environments that the latest VR technology has to offer. From a zombie apocalypse to virtual go-karting, there’s something to get everyone’s heart racing.

Exciting Things to Do in London as a Couple

After being cooped up at home for what has felt like an eternity, it’s time to discover new and exciting things to do together that strengthen your relationship and reignites your spark. London has lots of delightfully quirky activities to offer, so you’re guaranteed to find some adventurous activities in the UK’s capital.