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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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85 Corporation Street | Pilot House, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5QF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 6 year old “army” mad grandson and I thoroughly enjoyed our tank ride experience and can’t wait for our next adventure . Everyone was Extremely welcoming and friendly I couldn’t recommend this any higher for an exciting and different experience for young and old

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ian W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a short tutorial on how to 'drive'the Saracen and it's history ,before taking the controls for a 15 minute drive. The children and other passengers enjoyed the journey too.It was the first day at a new location that will thrive given the enthusiasm...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today, 29th December 2018 we were amongst the first participants at a new venue in Northumberland for a ‘Tank driving experience’. As we are both turning 60 this January I wanted a Birthday present “with a difference” for my “other half”. What a wonderful day...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Christine C
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

I bought my husband a rifle shooting experience for Christmas which we attended recently. Richard was super friendly and interesting, explaining about what the experience entails plus we got to see his collection of ex-military vehicles! We handled a variety of rifles and I was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We had a few hours exploring the vehicles with Richard, what a fantastic place. The boys were fascinated and had the opportunity to get inside a chieftain tank plus all the other amazing vehicles. Huge thank you from us.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wuzil
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Great and very informative day out culminating in the personnel carrier! Good knowledge base and a few vehicles with some great history. Great fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Malcolm D
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Excellent communication from start to finish. We were met by Richard and crew. Richard has a passion for his vehicles and very knowledgeable plus some great stories. Had a great time, it felt great to be behind the tillers again and giving me the freedom...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gillyc899
Reviewed 28 April 2018

From first contact to the day itself, Turboventure never missed a beat. I was looking for something better than the standard quads in a field and we certainly found it here. Richard was a gent from the off and tailored the afternoon to our group...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Nick S
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Booked this place last minute with very short notice, Richard was spot on and got me booked in for my birthday, spent the day shooting rifles first with some very good knowledge of the rifles and using them. Then onto the tank ride which turned...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Mark W
TURBOVENTURES, Owner at Turboventure, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Too kind! Most of our customers are enthusiasts, indeed, enthusiastic, and I suppose that encourages us to go into detail. We love what we do, Keith and the others enjoy imparting their military knowledge and experience (Peter, the other lad, drives these APC's in the...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

I originally book Turboventures after spending a few hours looking at similar organizations that carry out the same activities etc. To be open and honest I was glad I booked Turboventures, Richard was a fantastic host and patient and very knowledgeable. We started the day...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Zeeshan M
TURBOVENTURES, Public Relations Manager at Turboventure, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review Zeeshan. We're pleased to hear you had a good experience with Turboventure and will hopefully see you in the future. I'm sure Richard will be very pleased when he reads this! Adam Sams

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