Getting married is both an exciting and stressful time, and for the people planning it it’s nice to be able to get away from it all for a while and celebrate the end of your time as a single person.
The hen do carried with it certain stereotypes of course; L-plates, crooked angel wings and a newfound fascination with rude accessories to complement your drinks. If this sounds like your cup of tea then more power to you, but if this sounds like your own personal hell then you might be feeling a bit limited in your options all of a sudden.
Well, you don’t need to worry because stag and hen parties are rather different to what they used to be. If you’re in the North East and trying to plan a great hen part for the bride to be, there are all kinds of great hen do activities in Newcastle that will suit all kinds of tastes and interests. Whether you’re in the mood to be pampered or if you want to inject a bit of excitement into the proceedings, the city has plenty to offer you.
Here are just some of the best North East Hen activities out there.
There are stacks of packages available in all parts of the country, enabling you and your best girl friends to relax and unwind in style, but the North East has some gorgeous locations that really add to the luxury. Treat yourself to a massage, a facial, or one of the many fascinating treatments on offer designed to melt your worries away and help you forget the troubles of planning a wedding.
Got a bride that’s a bit of a tom boy or just a thrill seeker that wants to get her blood pumping? We all have that one adventurous friend that wants to try something new, and thankfully there’s more than enough outdoor activities in the North East to satisfy even the most extreme adrenaline junkie.
Fury Events provides great activities perfect for Newcastle hen weekends , including quad biking, clay pigeon shooting and even archery! Located in the Durham countryside, you’ll have acres of land to explore and race each other on.
Cocktails and Classes
Classes are becoming a very popular part of the hen experience, especially the ones where alcohol is involved! A fun, unique and quirky class can be one of the best ways to have a great time on a hen weekend. For example, a cocktail-making class teaches you something new while you get to down delicious mixes of your favourite drinks.
There are all kinds of other classes you can take part in; they usually span over an evening or an afternoon and can be a great way to spend your time before hitting the tiles for an unforgettable night out.
While it might seem like a daunting task, planning a hen do can be much easier than you think. It’s all a matter of getting everything organised in good time and just making sure that you’ve got enough activities to keep up the momentum.
From quad biking hen weekends to the best in luxury and pampering, Newcastle is one of the best cities for a classic knees up or a long spa weekend.