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John Deere Tractor Driving

Saffron Walden, Essex   

• Drive a modern John Deere tractor in Essex
• 15 or 30-minute drives available
• The tractor is used for hay-making & maintenance
• This is a powerful 4.5l, 6 cylinder farming beast!

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What's Included

• Drive a John Deere 6 series 145R tractor
• Welcome and introduction to the controls
• Approximately 15 minutes driving the tractor on a grass field
• Drive through hay bales, round corners and try your hand at reversing!
• Tips and tuition with 1:1 onboard instruction
• Allow up to one hour on site for this experience

Extended Tractor Driving
• You will receive 30 minutes of driving wth more opportunity to practice manouvres

What Can I Expect

Bring out the inner farmer in you with this brilliant John Deere tractor driving experience! Aside from their dog, a tractor is a farmer's best friend. Agile, reliable, powerful and always ready to roll, these incredible workhorses of the agricultural world are fantastic to drive.

If you think tractors are fairly rugged and basic, think again. Inside the John Deere 6 series tractor it's all totally high tech. From the mega comfy, centrally-positioned, swivelling driver's seat and console, to the touch screens and the control arm, it's gadgets and gizmos all the way. Even the sound system is pretty impressive - to keep a farmer entertained whilst they plough!

The view you get is really cool too. You're pretty high up and the visibility with the bulbous, glass-filled cabin means you can see all around your fields with ease. These machines really are the backbone of modern farming, with John Deere producing everything from huge combine harvesters to seed drills. The good old tractor is the totally multifunctional must-have for any farmer, as you'll soon see.

A field on an old airfield in Essex is the location for your tractor drive. A number of handily placed hay bales will create the track that you'll be negotiating in your trusty John Deere. Climb aboard and get yourself settled in the hydraulic hot seat. Fire up that 4.5l, six cylinder engine (!) and get going.

Although mostly used to pull, tow and move things, a tractor without any attachments can actually shift, being capable of up to 40km/h. The aim of the game here isn't speed though, you'll be trying to pick your way in your big-wheeled John Deere around tight corners and over rutted ground, trying your hand at a little bit of reversing as you go. Which, we have to say, is tricky stuff in this great hulk of a thing!

And in case you were wondering, this shiny green and yellow John Deere isn't just here for fun, it's used for track maintenance and hay making by the owners. So this really is a proper farming tractor with work to do in between giving us excitable non-agricultural types the chance to have fun too. Tempted? Book your John Deere tractor driving experience and get out there in the fields!


• Selected Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout the year
• Dates and session times are subject to availability and weather conditions


• Saffron Walden, Essex

Suitable For

• Minimum age 8
• Under 18s must be accompanied on site by an adult


• Spectators are welcome
• No dogs allowed on site

Anything Else

• The tractor is a genuine working tractor, also used for track maintenance and hay making
• If ground conditions are not suitable on the day experiences may take place on a gravel track
Delivery TypeDelivery TimePrice
Standard DeliveryEstimated 2-3 days - Most delivered next working day*£1.95
Weekly Special DeliveryGuaranteed next working day£7.50
Saturday Special DeliverySaturdays Only£11.70
European Delivery3 - 5 working days£4.50
Rest of World Delivery5 - 7 working days£6.50

All orders places before 4pm will be dispatched the same working day

* 93% delivered next working day

All orders are sent in plain packaging so as not to ruin the surprise.

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Standard Gift Pack

Standard Gift Pack Comes with a Smart envelope,your personalised gift voucher and a Company booklet. The Personal Choice.

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The Into the Blue E-Voucher is an instant email option,it consists of a personalised email and a pdf download of your personalised gift voucher.The Instant Choice


Vouchers are usually valid for 21 months from the date of purchase (unless otherwise stated) and shall become invalid on the expiry date. The expiry date is set out on the Voucher. Vouchers may be extended for a further 21 months on payment of an admin fee of £10 plus any increase that may have taken place for that activity since the original date of purchase. Please note that some Vouchers cannot be extended; this will be stated on the Voucher. PLEASE NOTE: You must book and take your experience before the before the expiry date of the voucher.
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