Healthy Hen Do Ideas

Healthy hen do’s are definitely on the rise, with more and more bride-to-be’s favouring an active or relaxing affair rather than a weekend fuelled by alcohol and debauchery.

Here Fizzbox pick their favourite healthy hen do activities:

Surfing in Lisbon

Lisbon is a wonderful place to head to for your hen weekend, the Capital of Portugal oozes culture as well as having some stunning beaches. Why not try a beginners surfing class on your healthy hen do in Lisbon and enjoy a perfect combination of city and beach fun.

Quad Biking In Bournemouth

If something a little more thrilling rather than relaxing is what you are seeking for a hen weekend – a quad biking experience in Bournemouth could be just the activity for you. Experience this fast-paced safari as you rip through the countryside on your Kawasaki Brute 300cc.

Thermal Bath Spa in Budapest

The Hungarian Capital – Budapest, has an old town Europe feel crossed with a modern city buzz and is a perfect city to head to for a hen weekend.  Here you can enjoy the nightlife if that’s what you are looking for, but alternatively it is an ideal destination for a relaxing and healthy hen do especially with its renowned thermal bath complexes served by over 100 natural springs.  Budapest thermal bath spa

Bear Grylls Basecamp and Indoor Skydiving

For the adrenaline seeking hen – the Bear Grylls basecamp and indoor skydiving activity in Birmingham will tick so many boxes and will provide the excitement you seek for your healthy hen weekend.  Here you will experience a freefall indoor skydive for the equivalent of three 12,000 feet skydives, followed by an assault course, survival maze, archery and escape room. Here you can put your stamina and fitness to the test before your big day.

Yoga in Marbella

For an ultimate relaxing and peaceful experience for your hen weekend, a trip to Marbella with an added hour yoga activity could be ideal. Enjoy the Mediterranean sunshine and then stretch it out whilst cleansing your mind with your hens.  A perfect way to re charge the batteries before the big day.

Bounce Below in Snowdonia

Snowdonia is an epic playground for extreme sports and the bounce below activity here will not disappoint. This net adventure takes place in a 176-year-old disused cavern and is linked by tunnels, netted walk ways and slides. Even though you are underground you will feel extremely high up with its nets being positioned in chambers and its highest being 180 ft up! It really does take trampolining to the next level and will leave you and your hens feeling energised and excited for the wedding festivities ahead.

Punting in Bath

If you are heading to the beautiful and picturesque city of Bath for your hen do and looking for a chilled weekend away with the girls, why not explore the city whilst punting along the River Avon?  Here you will explore the countryside for 2 hours and take in the sights from the river. A fun and relaxing way to enjoy your hen do and if the weather is nice you can soak up the sun too. Punting in Bath £12 per person.


For the Potter heads amongst you, this hilarious but energetic Quidditch activity will provide you with a weekend you will never forget. You will ride along on real broomsticks (unfortunately the non- flying kind) with the aim to try and shoot the Quaffells through the hoops.   Expect to get competitive with your fellow hens- whether you are a Gryffindor or a Slytherin or Ravenclaw or Hufflepuff this could be the perfect activity for your healthy hen do. Available in selected cities nationwide.

Gorge Walking & White Water Tubing in Newcastle

For a weekend full of action and adventure rather than drinking – this gorge walking and white water tubing activity in Newcastle will provide you and your hens with an epic hen weekend. Expect to experience a pure rush of excitement with natural rock slides and 15- foot step offs and faith leaps.  Followed by white water tubing where you will tackle some of the country’s most exhilarating rapids.  This is certainly not for the faint hearted but will be an experience of a life time.


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