Ah the 30th birthday present! It is one of the most important! We always want to surprise the person with the best gift but it often ends in hair pulling. “Does he like this, or rather this, or rather” STOP it’s unbearable for us. We’ll help you with a selection of the best gifts to give him for this occasion. And then the best thing is to give him a serious gift and a crappy one, just to mark the occasion.
A workshop to create your case of 6 bottles of wine
An original gift for a 30-year-old man where he will have to get his hands dirty! He will learn everything about blending wine and will leave with his vintage.
A Storm Glass, the object that predicts the weather
At 30 you start to have long discussions about the weather. With this storm glass, he will know the weather up to 2 days in advance and will be able to tell himself how to decipher this object.
A gift box to see stand-up comedy throughout France
A portable fireplace
A Himalayan salt stone
A mixology course
He will learn the basics from any good mixologist and can even create his own cocktail if inspiration strikes. And of course the workshops are available throughout France.
A flight aboard a hot air balloon
To reach the age of 30 with elegance, there’s nothing like a little height. This hot air balloon ride should help. It is available for reservation throughout France, and you can even join the adventure, of course, if the person concerned agrees.
The Pigeon Pigeon bluff game
City silhouettes on a steel line
An original idea and design where the city is represented on a line. It’s up to you to see which city would please him between Paris, Lille, Marseille, New York and Amsterdam.
A free fall simulator
Do you want him to remember his 30th birthday? Well this simulator should do the trick! It will have the same sensations as jumping out of a plane while being a few meters from the ground.
Other ideas for a 30 year old man with our selection of unforgettable gifts.
A survival course, to be the next Mike Horn
You could have opted for a stay in a hotel with relaxing treatments, but that would have been much less fun. Now he is ready for the adventure of survival!
A smart pot, so that your plants never die
Good news for your plants! This pot has a built-in water reservoir that allows the plant to self-regulate its humidity. The most wonderful object in the world!
La Roue du Caviste, a disk to master food and wine pairings
A circuit driving course
You will have the choice between a bunch of circuits throughout France and several models of cars (Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche, Mustang, BMW…). An original idea so that he will remember his 30th birthday for a long time!
A complete diary of events from the day he was born
A small box to help you fall asleep, The Dodow
A personalized poster of his favorite place
An original gift where you will transform his favorite place into a poster. All you have to do is send a photo of the location and the artists will take care of the rest.
The cheese box of the Meilleur Ouvrier de France
The Cheese Box
Make it original with a fragrant gift for your 30th birthday. Each month, he will receive 4 cheeses selected by Bernard Mure Ravaud, World Champion Cheesemaker and Meilleur Ouvrier de France.
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A beard bib
A kit to make your own knife
A pair of recycled sneakers
This brand offers innovative sneakers, made from grape marc instead of animal leather, which is a fantastic initiative.
Diggers Factory, a box to receive vinyls
If you’re a true music enthusiast, always on the lookout for new sound gems, this monthly box is the ideal gift! All you have to do is specify their preferred musical style, and they will receive a vinyl, a tote bag and a booklet in return. Get ready to offer him an experience of exceptional musical discoveries!
A personalized photo book
A personalized gift that will bring back lots of memories from the last 30 years!
A first flight in a microlight
If the 30-year mark is hard to pass (it’s not yet there), this first flight will give it a little height. He can fly all over France and you can even let him choose his destination.
The Cool Box, a gift box to personalize
Better Than Flowers
It’s up to you to choose the design of the box, add a personalized word and choose the gifts to insert from a selection. Yes you will have to make choices and give a little of yourself but that should be fine. We believe in you.
Le Petit Ballon, a subscription to a wine box
The Little Balloon
An opportunity to make the gift “bottle of wine” more original for its 30 years. With this box, he will receive 2 bottles selected by Jean-Michel DELUC, former Head Sommelier of the Ritz.
Does this make your mouth water? Discover our Top of the best wine boxes.
Oenological experiences in a vineyard
Rue Des Vignerons
Transform the simple wine lover into a true sommelier with this gift! Tastings, visits, workshops… everything to make him become a Bordeaux pro.
A Concerts gift box
Culture in the City
He will be able to choose between more than 600 concerts throughout France and will be able to use his box set for 3 years. Perfect if you’re afraid of messing up with his tastes.
Big Mamma’s Italian Cookbook
A Rains waterproof card holder
You can post a photo of yourself, their favorite singer or their worst enemy, it’s up to you.
A Weekendesk gift box
Even if he is 30 years old, it’s a bit steep budget-wise to offer him a trip. With this gift card, you can participate in a future trip by spending the amount of your choice (from €50).
A box to adopt vines and receive your wine
His dream was to be a winemaker but ultimately, his job suited him quite well. With Cuvée Privée, you can offer him a piece of his dream with a few vines that will belong to him, to make his own vintage.
A book with photos and illustrations from his year of birth
The most beautiful photos and highlights of his year of birth. It will make him look old.
Funpass: a card that gives access to 10,000 leisure activities throughout France
You choose the amount of the card, and presto, a ready-made gift to access thousands of activities throughout France: cooking classes, bungee jumping, hot air balloon flight, survival course, workshop creation of jewelry… The person will be spoiled for choice to find what really suits them.
The loose Bible of French sport
If we know the sporting victories of the French, we also know a lot about their defeats and their lack of “chaaaatte”. This bible is the perfect gift for sports fans.
A Jokari game made in France
A Shows gift box
Culture in the City
Do you want to offer him a moment, an experience but have doubts about his tastes? With this box set, he will be able to choose the show he wants to see, throughout France.
An oenology course, to no longer buy wine at random
You often see him downing bottles of wine and that is perhaps THE good reason to offer him this course. He will finally taste what you give him to drink.
A vinyl separator to finally classify them properly
A mini table fireplace
A course to learn how to brew your own beer
A Beeropoly, the monopoly of drinking
An unforgettable adventure with Airbnb Adventures
If he’s an adventurer, you should find something to please him: trek through the rice fields, camping in the Balinese jungle, go glamping, in short, a lot of adventures!
A Little Cube, the most personalized of little touches
You can personalize the cube with your photos and choose the surprise of your choice inside. A tailor-made gift in just a few clicks.
The Cocktailist, a box to make your homemade cocktails
Thanks to you, he will become THE person to invite to every party! With this box, he will receive a kit with everything needed to make a different cocktail each month.
Make an escape game
Nothing like teamwork to strengthen bonds. To assess the cohesion between him and his friends, here is an activity that will challenge them to function as a single entity. Escape games offer a multitude of exciting scenarios throughout France, offering a wide range of choices.
A leather pétanque bag
A “For him” gift box of French designer products
A night in an unusual place
He can sleep in a treehouse, a cabin on the water, a transparent bubble in the middle of nature, in short, an unusual place anywhere in France. And since it’s you who’s giving it to him, you can invite yourself…
Organize an online prize pool
This is the basis ! Already to know what your budget is and above all, to not advance all the costs or even never get reimbursed…
If you want to have a choice, check out our Top of the best online prize pools.
A parachute jump
It’s one of the great classics to mark the 30th anniversary. To avoid an awkward moment, we advise you to check that thrills are his thing.
A birthday gift box with a selection of activities
Okay, we’re looking at a somewhat easy but ultra-effective gift when you lack inspiration or time. He will have the choice between 16,500 activities to do throughout France.
A Jenga drinking game version
Tasting boxes of exceptional wines in bottles
A gift that changes from the traditional bottle of wine! With Flakon, you offer a box with emblematic wines in 100mL bottles and a tasting guide to know how to savor them.
A personalized poster of his running
Play a game of paintball
At some point, it will be necessary to determine which of his friends will be ready to come to his aid when the battle against the zombies breaks out. And be sure, this battle will take place, we should have no illusions about it.
A poster to personalize with your team composition, from pro to amateur
Anus-shaped chocolates, as classy as they are romantic
An impossible puzzle that changes color when touched
A bungee jump, for adrenaline lovers
A photo printer for smartphones
A multifunctional ninja card for tinkering
No more having a whole bunch of tools that take up space and above all, that he never has with him when he needs them. This Ninja card makes lots of tools at once and it doesn’t take up space. The key is to know how to use it now.
A kit to make your own whisky, gin and rum
A poster with boxes to open of the 100 things to do before you die, you have to start getting started
The BAM box, a balloon filled with confetti
Better Than Flowers
The package contains a balloon filled with confetti to burst and one or more surprises hidden at the bottom of the package. We advise you to leave before having to lend a hand to collect the confetti…
A pizza stone for oven or barbecue
Perfect cooking was just one accessory away. He will have to put the stone in the oven or barbecue then place his pizza on it. We won’t hide the fact that there’s a bit of work to be done, but it’s worth it.
The Rail Adventurers board game
He will be able to conquer the European railway network, work on his strategy and geography and all while having fun. Try to get yourself invited to a game!
A cooperative party game
A cooperative party game that will put your zygomatic muscles to the test! Create hilarious answers from a secret number for a multitude of crazy themes. With 500 varied themes, each game is a new opportunity to invent and mime. Ideal for lively evenings with friends, it even resists beer spills thanks to laminated cards. A party game that will delight your aperitifs!
A real reusable retro Kodak
If your friend appreciates vintage-style printed photos, then this is the perfect gift! This will allow him to avoid purchasing disposable devices and keep all your precious memories in paper form.
The Survival Guide when you’re 30
He’ll see, at 30 there are a lot of things that will slowly start to go wrong. This survival guide will help him face whatever awaits him.
A book of 130 European destinations to explore over a weekend
Even though it’s an important birthday, it was a bit difficult to organize a budget trip for him. With this book, it will be like if you planned 130 weekends for him and that’s a blast.
A premium poker set
A box to discover your family tree
It’s never too late to learn more about your family tree. With this box set, his origins will no longer hold any secrets for him. We still hope that this gift won’t screw up the whole family.
A book with 150 ideas to piss off the world
Just because he’s 30 and starting to age doesn’t mean you’re giving him that. He just has a lot of potential to piss off the people around him. It’s important to make this clear to him.
A game for fighting giant inflatable penises
A customizable cushion with its head
His own, his mother’s, his boss’s, that’s up to you.
A hairbrush for bald people
He will be able to “brush” his scalp and if he still has some hair left, it will be a great gift for the coming years.
Online training in oenology, to become knowledgeable about wine
Immerse yourself in the art of wine while tasting at home! Their online training, open to all, offers the opportunity to understand the foundations of wine: 12 instructive video courses, 6 fascinating reports in the company of passionate winegrowers and renowned sommeliers, as well as 3 comparative tasting videos where they can savor the 6 wines from the box at the same time as the trainer.
The 7 Wonders board game
A board game where every decision will shape your civilization. He will have to develop clever strategies to triumph in this immersive strategic adventure.
The new version of the Burger Quiz game, for Alain Chabat fans
This board game will allow him to do his own Burger Quiz show with his friends and see if he can win the Jeep Renegade…
A superb vintage alarm clock that serves as a coffee maker: “The Barisieur”
A table football
We are sure that he will prefer to put this magnificent table football instead of his dining table if he ever runs out of space.
Adopt a plot of land in Scotland to become a Lord
Tickets for a match: Tick&Box Sports
He will be able to choose the match of his choice and the person to accompany him.
Experiences in wine estates
Cellar visits, discovery of Châteaux or even tastings, here is the temple of experiences that revolve around wine.
The Kube, a personalized reading box
An independent bookseller will select a book especially for him each month, based on his current tastes and desires.
Either way, there’s little chance he’ll remember his gift after the party you’re going to have.
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