Brighton's i360 Tower experience gift voucher
This Christmas, give the gift of an experience and be part of a growing trend. Our exclusive data has revealed that a third of people in the UK would prefer to give an experience than a physical gift. So, embrace the chance to create lasting memories rather than buying stuff that isn’t needed by treating your loved one to views to remember of the south coast and the English Channel. Discover everything you need to know about an i360 experience and how to purchase a gift voucher from Travelzoo here.
About the British Airways i360 viewing platform
Built in 2016 by the creators of the London Eye, the British Airways i360 takes passengers 450ft up for 360-degree views of Brighton, the South Downs and the beautiful East Sussex coastline. You'll even be able to see the Seven Sisters cliffs and the Isle of Wight on a clear weather day.
The pod offers visitors plenty of room, with space for up to 175 visitors to admire the views. There will be a friendly in-flight crew on board to welcome you, answer any questions you may have and signpost the landmarks you can see to help you get the most from your time at the top.
Your i360 gift experience voucher
The i360 gift voucher from Travelzoo entitles visitors to an incredible 25-minute experience, during which they will glide 450ft up in the viewing pod where you'll admire the spectacular views. Visitors can also get £2 off a glass of Nyetimber sparkling wine in the Nyetimber Sky Bar.
Vouchers are valid daily until 29 March, 2020. Full details of the experience are on our deal page, where you can learn more and click to purchase a gift voucher for a loved one this Christmas.
Getting to the i360 Brighton viewing station
Situated at the site of the iconic West Pier on Brighton Beach, the British Airways i360 platform is extremely easy to find. For those travelling by train, the attraction is either a short taxi ride away or a simple 15-minute walk downhill from the station to the beachfront. There are also many local bus routes serving the area -- the closest bus stop is on Western Road. If you're bringing a car, the i360 is situated close to the Regency Square Car Park, and there also Park and Ride options available for those not wanting to enter the city with their vehicles.
Full details of how to get to the platform and transportation options can be found on the official British Airways i360 website.
Attractions close to the i360 platform
After your i360 experience, continue your Brighton day out by visiting some of the locations that caught your eye from the platform. There are many reasons this characterful seaside resort is so popular with holidaymakers, so take a look at our top picks for your day trip to Brighton.
Brighton Palace Pier
This incredible Victorian pier is an iconic British attraction and one not to be missed after your i360 experience. There are a range of ithings to do at the Brighton Palace Pier -- from wandering around the two arcades and enjoying the fairground attractions to taking the little ones to the indoor soft play area. The opening hours vary from season to season, so be sure to check before you visit.
SEA LIFE Brighton
Originally the Brighton Aquarium, this is the world's oldest operating aquarium and is a fascinating experience for visitors to the city. Situated close to the pier on Marine Parade, SEA LIFE Brighton is the perfect place to stop off after your fairground adventures. Marvel at the beautiful sea creatures, visit the stunning Victorian Arcade and go for a glass-bottom boat experience.
The Brighton Pavilion, or Royal Pavilion, is a breathtaking Grade I-listed former royal residence in the centre of Brighton built for the future George IV when he was Prince Regent. You'll easily be able to spot this stunning palace from your i360 platform pod and, at just a 5-minute walk away from the beach, the opportunity to visit and admire its beauty up close is not to be missed.
Where to eat
Once you've worked up an appetite visiting some of the places you saw from the i360 Brighton viewing station, treat yourself to traditional fish and chips at Harry Ramsden's on Marine Parade.
No matter what you choose to do with your Brighton day out, make sure you start with a stunning 360-degree view of the city aboard the i360 Brighton platform. Check out Travelzoo's incredible deal and give someone a gift they'll truly remember this Christmas.