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Most Unique Date Ideas in Glasgow for Valentines Day

Glasgow is one of the most exciting and engaging cities in the world – the perfect place to sweep someone you love (or like like) off their feet. If you’re looking for something unforgettable to impress your date for valentines day this year, then look no further. We have rounded up some of the most truly unique places in Glasgow.

Pinkston Watersports

Did you know that Scotland’s ONLY artificial white water course is right here in Glasgow? Pinkston Watersports Centre, at Port Dundas, offers a variety of adrenaline pumping water based activities including kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddle-boarding, and white water activities! It is the perfect place for a 1st (or 81st ) date and will certainly not be something you, or your significant other, forget anytime soon. Check out their sessions online at Gift cards are also available.

Outdoor Pursuits Scotland

Looking for adventure this Valentines Day? Then head on over to and see what they have to offer. You could try funyaking, river boogie-boarding, or even white water rafting. Not for the faint of heart!

The Loading Bay

Got skills on a skateboard or always wanted to try? Then The Loading Bay is the place to go!

A brand new indoor skate park with street plaza, modular area, and bowl; The Loading Bay is an exciting but laid back skatepark where you can take your time with your special person.

The veggie cafe onsite is a great place to grab a coffee or bite to eat afterwards.

Scuba Diving Scotland

Scuba Diving Scotland are the leaders in Scottish diving and are based right here in Glasgow!

Looking for kit? Their shop has everything you could need. Looking for training? They run courses all year for any ability.

If you’ve always fancied diving but never been brave enough to try, then we say ‘jump in’ with a Discover Scuba Diving Session for you and your partner! Your date is bound to be impressed by your bravery!

Glasgow Wakepark

Glasgow Wakepark, based at Pinkston Watersports centre, offer wakeboarding in an urban setting from a cable system – unique right?! Whether you’ll be showing off some serious moves or giving your date some serious comedic relief, a date at Glasgow Wake Park is sure to go with a bang.

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