Top 10 picks for an unforgettable day at Diggerland Theme Park UK

Are you looking for a fun day out in the UK? If you love outdoor activities,  Diggerland Theme Park UK might be the perfect unique experience for you. With locations in Devon, Durham, Yorkshire and Kent, Diggerland offers a wide range of 20 drives and rides for all age groups, subject to height restrictions. Our attraction allows visitors to get behind the controls of real construction machinery. Dig, scoop, and lift your way around our thrilling rides and attractions. From the famous Skyshuttle that takes you 50 feet in the air, to the Giant Diggers or Mini Landrovers, there is a unique experience for everyone.  We will be sharing our top 10 picks for an unforgettable day, full of  unique outdoor activities, at Diggerland theme park UK!

Top 10 Picks for an Unforgettable Day at Diggerland Theme Park UK

Here are our top 10 picks for a day at Diggerland:

1- Spindizzy

Calling all thrill seekers, how does spinning and tilting in a specially constructed giant digger bucket sound? We can guarantee a ride to remember. Climb aboard our Komatsu PC210LC’s and hold on tight!

2- Skyshuttle

Get a bird’s eye view of the park and beautiful, local countryside on this ride. With heights of 50 feet, don’t forget to take your #selfieontheskyshuttle

3- Buried Treasure

Uncover the hidden treasures using a real mini digger! Have you got the co-ordination to dig and dump in a real Komatsu PC14 mini excavator, and reveal what lies beneath the dirt?

4- Mini Landrovers

Let the little ones take the wheel in their own pint-sized Landrovers. Don’t forget to snap some pictures as they traverse the circuits twists and turns, and finally cross the finish line!

5- Dumpers

Drive a Terex 1-tonne dumper truck around our purpose-built course. With engines purpose built for a slower and steadier pace, this ride is perfect for all ages to have a go.

6- Diggerland Train

All aboard! Take a family ride around the park and see the sights. Ride in the main carriage, or a personal mini carriage for the little ones, and follow behind a Thwaites 1-tonne dumper around the site.

7- Groundshuttle

Bounce around on our unique custom carriage of a JCB Telehandler as it clambers over rocky terrain. You’re guaranteed for a teeth-rattling ride on this attraction! Will you hold on for dear life, or throw your arms in the air with joy?

8- Giant Diggers

Operate a real, specially adapted Komatsu PC55MR-5 excavator – Scoop, dig, and dump! It may seem like a simple task, but the concentration required makes this ride a real challenge for the mind.

9- Go-Karts

Race your friends and family around a twisting-turning track in a Formula K Torro. Test your skills and reflexes, and see who can pass the finish line first.

10- Indoor soft-play

Come rain or shine, all Diggerland UK Theme Parks are equipped with indoor arcades and soft-play for all day entertainment, regardless of the Great British weather.


Plan Your Visit to Diggerland UK

If you’re ready to visit any one of our UK Theme Parks, here are some tips to help you plan your fun day out:

  • Check the opening times and prices for your chosen location.
  • Consider buying tickets online in advance to save money and skip the queue.
  • Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that you don’t mind getting dirty.
  • Bring sunscreen, a hat, and water if it’s a hot day.
  • Don’t forget your camera to capture all the fun – Tag us in your pictures!

We hope this guide has given you some ideas for an unforgettable day out at Diggerland, whether you’re looking for a corporate team building event, school trip, or a fun family day out, Diggerland truly has something for everyone. So why not give it a try and dig up some fantastic memories?

Diggerland Theme Park UK - Groundshuttle
Diggerland Theme Park UK - Dirt diggers

Spend the day outside with us

Whether you want to feel the benefits of a day outside, or just want to play with some diggers and dumpers, the team at any Diggerland Theme Park UK is ready to welcome you. By booking ahead of time via our website, you can save over £6 per person:

  • Over 100cm: £25.95pp
  • Over 65: £12.97pp
  • Under 100cm: Free
  • Carer: Free

We hope you feel all of the amazing benefits of a day in the sun, when you join us at Diggerland. 

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Details correct as of 02/05/2023