Finding the right team building activity in Dublin can be a tiresome and stressful experience. You want to make sure your team members are excited, they want to attend and not forgetting, that they have fun. You may also want to ensure that they learn from the experience, whether it is to increase communication skills or expose them to collaborative learning. To help you and your team work better together, we have compiled a list of our Top 5 Activities to do around Dublin City.
1. Dublin Zoo
Dublin Zoo is a fabulous location for special events and celebrations for groups. It has amazing animals, wonderful facilities and stunning gardens that will contribute to the success of your event. Why not combine your visit to the Zoo with our Go Team Dublin Zoo app; a tablet based game with GPS triggered challenges. Participants work together in teams to answer questions and complete cryptic clues and photographic criteria. Dublin Zoo is perfect for an outdoor team bonding experience.
2. Orangeworks Team Building Activities
If you are looking for fun, high energy team building activities, we have so much to choose from. Orangeworks create company experiences that unify your team, transform how they think and bring your business values to life. Whether you are looking for collaborative exercises (The Big Picture) or problem-solving challenges (Red Alert), we have something for every team. All of our activities are completely mobile and we can bring them to you. If you want something a little more adventurous, check out our scavenger hunt Go Team Icons of Dublin or ask about our Adventure Zone just outside Dublin at Carton House Estate.
3. Cooking at Cooks Academy
Why not spend the afternoon showing off your cooking skills with Cooks Academy. They offer fun and interactive cooking workshops which are perfect for team bonding with colleagues or corporate away days. Located in the heart of Dublin, Cooks Academy can cater for groups of up to 100 people and experiences last from 2 to 3.5 hours. There are plenty of workshops to choose from such as Irish Cooking, Boardroom Bake Off and Christmas Cooking Party. Each cooking experience finishes with the delegates dining on the creations they cooked up, while sipping on a few glasses of wine! Perfect for your end of the week team bonding session!
4. Water Activities with Surfdock
Surfdock has everything you need for a watersports themed staff day out or team building exercise. If your team are looking for an exciting challenge or something different, these watersports specialists have it all – and what’s more, you don’t need any previous experience! They offer a range of experiences running over 2 hours, such as stand up paddleboarding, windsurfing and kayaking. Surfdock provides all of the equipment including wetsuits and lifejackets, you just have to bring your team and their A-game!
5. Dublin Barista School
Are you looking for something different, an alternative team building event? Dublin Barista School offers exciting staff bonding activities such as coffee tasting (cupping), fun latte art and coffee brewing workshops. Their experiences are approximately 2.5 hours long and you even get a coffee of your choice and some sweet nibbles on arrival! They are also completely mobile and can bring the event to your premises. If your team are coffee-lovers this activity is sure to go down a treat.
If you need help organising a team building activity or challenge for your team, contact us via the form below. With our easy 3 step process, we can help you create fun experiences your team will be talking about forever. You tell us what you need, we create the experience and you see your vision succeed.