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The Tank Driving Company

Baileys Down, Winchester, England
+44 1794 367367
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Birthday Treat

Brilliant afternoon!! Great fun, everyone really helpful and friendly and made you feel... read more

Reviewed today
simcherxx
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic day highly recommended

We had a great day and would recommend it to anyone, I drove and my wife and son watched for the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter B
,
Alton, United Kingdom
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Baileys Down, Winchester, England
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+44 1794 367367
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"biscuits"
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"cake"
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"birthday present"
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"free tea"
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"tracked vehicles"
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"driving experience"
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"armoured vehicles"
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"big boys"
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"split into groups"
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"driving instructors"
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"fantastic morning"
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"safety brief"
in 3 reviews
"friendly instructors"
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"great bunch of people"
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"wear old clothes"
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"bacon butties"
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"unlimited rides"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Brilliant afternoon!! Great fun, everyone really helpful and friendly and made you feel welcome. Excellent can’t say anymore- give it a go

Thank simcherxx
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great day and would recommend it to anyone, I drove and my wife and son watched for the extra £10 each they got to ride on a tank no limit my son loved it and we all got free Tea / Coffee...More

Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a great morning here in early June. My wife had given me this activity as a 30th wedding anniversary present and it was a ripper. The staff were fantastic, the amenities were great and it was well organized. There was plenty of noise, dirt...More

Thank garry653
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife had a great time diving the big Chieftain Tank & the other three tracked vehicles. The Staff and Instructors were really friendly & the whole set-up is very well run. There was a bit of hanging around while others had their turn, but...More

Thank Mike C
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Stand by your beds This is brilliant I had a fantastic day driving four different vehicles from a chieftain to an Abbott all great fun and your driving experience is well organised and you have a good time in each tank. Split in to groups...More

Thank ladygray77
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

A really enjoyable treat driving a 55 tonne Chieftain, an APC, an Abbott and a Stormer. Staff were really welcoming and friendly and the refreshments were very good. Weather was also excellent. A thoroughly good day out. My wife also enjoyed the rides on the...More

Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Always wanted to try tank driving and this didn't disappoint me! I enjoyed every part of the experience and the kids enjoyed the rides too. Would recommend anyone to do this.

Thank Beverly D
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

I bought the tank driving experience day for my husband as he loves to play the computer game 'World of Tanks' and I wanted him to experience the power and thrill of driving a real tank. From my research, The Juniper Driving company seemed to...More

Thank Lindsey S
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

So I got this for my 18th Birthday, and it was just epic. Got to drive in four tanks, and I will run through my day. First, I drove the Chieftan and being 6ft2, its a tight squeeze however the ride itself is great. Down...More

Thank Dylan l
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

Arrived to a warm welcome with coffee and cakes, excellent introduction to the mornings events went as a spectator but actually get to ride a couple of times which was unexpected! Very well organised really friendly instructors and endless coffee would highly recommend this venue.......More

Thank Avidtraveller3263
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Ameliaplum
14 June 2018|
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Response from busy1954 | Reviewed this property |
Any one can do this as long as they can climb up the ladder into the tanks. You don’t mention their ages. If they want to drive the tanks they pay the full fee which is £150. But if they just want to ride on a tank, then... More
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Nicky O
24 June 2017|
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Response from Colin D | Reviewed this property |
Tasty food is available on site. No need to borrow a tank to find a pub nearby. ;)
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Tasha C
11 June 2016|
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Response from RojjerB18 | Reviewed this property |
There are chairs and tables available both in the open and under cover in the canteen area. The loos are clean and are actually on the tank ground, no distance at all. I have no idea of your disability but have seen other... More
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