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The Tank Driving Company

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Baileys Down, Winchester, England
+44 1794 367367
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Excellent day!

Visited today and had a great time. My dad was doing the driving and I was a spectator. Well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gidders3
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Brilliant man present

Excellent afternoon of fun- well recommended. Small groups and get to experience 4 types of tanks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris T
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DORSET UK
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Baileys Down, Winchester, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today and had a great time. My dad was doing the driving and I was a spectator. Well organised and great value even as a spectator by getting to ride on 3 tanks. Will definitely return in the future. All staff are very friendly,...More

Thank Gidders3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent afternoon of fun- well recommended. Small groups and get to experience 4 types of tanks. As a guest - worth paying the £10- as you also get taken out in a group in a tank and s troop carrier around the course. Free drinks...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a very entertaining morning with these guys and couldn't fault the experience. Very well organised with both drivers and spectators looked after brilliantly, massive thumbs up to Dot's cakes too! Back for a Dig It day soon!

Thank D0ttymac
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Really helpful instructors. A good range of vehicles to drive and excellent instruction on each vehicle. Partners get to ride on the top of a Chieftain tank or an Abbott mobile gun, both of which have been converted to allow passengers on top of the...More

Thank phil0047
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Wow! Every boy (and a lot of Girls!) wants to drive a tank. It doesn't matter what anybody says about their ultimate function, these are fun things to control - several tons of powerful vehicle. I'd had an idea about the way they're controlled but...More

Thank 71mgg
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Purchased a half day tank driving experience for my husband, didn't know what to expect, but went along as a spectator and had a brilliant time. My husband thoroughly enjoyed his driving experience and I enjoyed a ride on a Chieftain tank and an Abbot...More

Thank Norma M
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The afternoon was fantastic: I was there to spectate but still got to ride on a couple of vehicles and eat copious amounts of free cake. My wife had a great time driving the tanks and we both commented to each other that EVERY member...More

Thank Colin D
Reviewed 6 May 2017

A great experience. Helpful friendly staff,tea and coffee available all day, biscuits, cake or bacon rolls/ salad rolls. Everything you need. Drove four large ex military vehicles in groups of five. Each instructor was excellent., friendly, professional and very competent. I thoroughly enjoyed the day....More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This was a 40th birthday present from my husband (he came along as a spectator). The experience was extremely well organised - good selection of tanks, small groups so that you're not waiting too long between driving each one (5 people per instructor), friendly instructors...More

Thank JuliaD_UK
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Booked this for hubbies birthday. Didn't quite know what to expect. Went along with 2 friends and a 7yr old. We paid for spectators, so while waiting for Simons first drive, we all piled on the Abbot tank for a ride. Great experience and the...More

Thank clairesmollett2016
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Tasha C
I'm disabled and we be able to get in and out of the tanks etc and not worried about that but I am worried that whilst others are driving the tanks, we'll be stood around waiting and I'm worried about the standing. Is there lots of standing? I will take a fold up chair with me just in case though but a bit anxious! Hope the staff are understanding as I can't stand long and will need lots of toilet breaks too!
10 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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compostt
My husbqnd is 6"3 is this experience sutible
6 June 2015|
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Response from RojjerB18 | Reviewed this property |
A little cramped but he should be absolutely fine
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