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02nd Dec 2016

These are the 5 most popular hen party activities

Need some inspiration?

Megan Roantree

Need some inspiration?

Hen Parties can be a lot of fun, but it can be hard to find something exciting to do that differs from the typical night of pink accessories and lots of alcohol.

It seems that the modern bride and her friends favour adventure for their big night and some even chose something a little risque.

A survey by found that Chrystal Maze was the most popular choice among women. 

Similar to the TV show we all know and love, hens work through an indoor puzzle house, with imaginative puzzles and enjoyable tasks but no instructions.

Other mental challenges were included on the list and interestingly the more risque option of life nude paintings was also in the top 5.

These are the top five most popular activities for hens.

  1. Crystal Maze
  2. The Cube Challenge
  3. Cocktail Masterclass
  4. True Detective Rescue the Groom
  5. Life Nude Painting

When it comes to the male alternatives, stags were more likely to favour physical activities such as paintball and surfing.

  1. Paintball
  2. Funballs
  3. Clay Pigeon Shooting
  4. Surfing
  5. Coasteering

So if you’re looking to do something different on your last night of freedom, take some inspiration from the some of the most popular types of hen and stag parties in Ireland.