Unusual Things to Do

If you are looking for ‘unusual things to do’, the types of exciting activities which make up the ‘top 100 things to do before you die’ lists, then this is the page for you. The YouGoDo showcase of the world’s best activities and most unusual and exciting things to do around the globe.

We are always keen to add new things to the world’s best activities so if you know an unusual, outrageous or stunning activity please let us know!

Make you own Chocolates on a Chocolate Course

Switzerland: Broc

Live the dream! The Atelier du Chocolat runs a range of courses every week, where you will learn the skills and arts of the Cailler chocolatiers.

You will become expert in terms like tempering, conching and ganache filling.

You will become an artist, a creator of refined confectionery, working on bitter and sweet flavours and assembling your own finished chocolates.

Courses run every week, and the programs are published on our website

Big Apple Greeters - Personal Tours of New York

United States: New York

See New York through the eyes of a New Yorker!

A volunteer Greeter will show you a favorite neighborhood, answer your questions and demonstrate how easy it is to use public transportation.

And it's FREE, too.

Big Apple Greeter is a non-profit organization that matches visitors with friendly and enthusiastic New Yorkers who are happy to share the city they love. A wonderful experience for families, friends and individuals traveling solo

California Motorsport Adventures - 4x4, Quad and Off Road Motorcycle Trips

Mexico: Punta Baja; United States: San Diego

We have Daily Rides on our ATV (Quads) Tours and Dirt Bike adventures. The quickest access to any 2 or 4 wheel adventure in and around San Diego, Los Angeles and Baja California Mexico. Start in San Diego for a day trip or up to a 5 day destination Baja ride. We also offer dventure combos -off road adventure combined with either spa, wine tasting, lobster lunches or jet skiing.

Self Drive Safaris

Botswana: Kasane; Namibia: Windhoek; South Africa: Cape Town, Johannesburg; Zimbabwe: Victoria Falls

Bushlore Self Drive Safaris offer you the opportunity to experience your ultimate safari, using one of our 4X4 Camper vehicles. With Bushlore you can rent a fully equipped Land Rover Defender 4X4 or Toyota Hilux 4X4 camper and take a self drive safari into some of the world's most impressive game reserves and wilderness areas. Enjoy the freedom and flexibility of a 4X4 self drive safari.

Bushlore's services include:

4x4 (4wd) vehicle, camp

Whale Watching Scenic Flights

New Zealand: Kaikoura

Get a bird eye view of the majestic Sperm Whales off the Kaikoura Coast without disturbing them.
The 30 minute flight takes in the spectacular coast and Kaikoura Peninsula on the way to see the Sperm Whale resting between dives.

Sleep at the Zoo

Australia: Mosman

Roar and Snore - Camp in a luxurious ‘Safari' tent nestled on the cliff top edge of spectacular Sydney Harbour, in the heart of Australia's most famous zoo.

Taronga Zoo's unique accommodation experience, Roar & Snore, has been re-launched. You can now spend the night camping out with the animals, in the comfort of purpose built safari tents, while looking out over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. The chance to preview this unforgett

Aerobatics -- Spins -- Emergency Maneuvers

United States: McCall, Santa Paula

World-renowned training programs to teach pilots about spins, emergency maneuvers, and aerobatics. Providing instruction since 1987, Rich Stowell is a recognized expert who has authored several books and DVDs on these subjects.

Surfing Lessons

New Zealand: Raglan

Daily surfing lessons plus Surf equipment hire. The emphasis of Raglan Surfing School’s lessons is on fun and safety, to ensure a pleasurable and safe ocean experience. Classes are designed to be mentally and physically interactive. During the initial 3 hour lesson, beginners are taken through the fundamentals of surfing, ocean awareness, etiquette, and water safety. The Raglan Surf School has developed and integrated and innovative system of dry

Chinggis Khan Statue Complex

Mongolia: Ulan Bator

Built in 2008 about 50km outside Ulaanbaatar on the historical Tsonjin Boldog site, the 131 feet tall Chinggis Khan Statue, is the world’s tallest statue of a rider on a horse. This iconix site if Mongolia’s equivalent of France’s Eifel Tower, USA’s the French, and China’s Great Wall.

The statue is surrounded by 36 columns which represent the 36 Mongolian Khans, and clad with an amazing 250 tonnes of steel. At the base of the statue visitors

Extreme River Drift Diving Queenstown

New Zealand: Queenstown

You will drift past schooling trout and through exciting rapids, swim sideways around boulders and work on freestyle moves during this challenging and super exciting dive. We offer differing sections to match your experience level and expectations.

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