Do you find laying on a beach all day in the sun boring? Do you need something more adventurous and outgoing? If you’re someone who lives for the saying ‘the closer you are to death, the more alive you feel’ then take a look at our recommended holidays for thrill seekers.
Imagine travelling 150 miles per hour on a rollercoaster. If you have a need for speed then the Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi could be the perfect destination for you. Only reaching 171 feet in height and lasting 1.32 minutes long, the Formula Rossa is the fastest rollercoaster in the world great for anyone that wants to experience the sensation of driving a Ferrari.
Bloukrans Bridge Bungee Jump
Located in South Africa, are the Bloukrans Bridge and the third highest bungee jump in the world at 708 ft. At an affordable price of $100 this bungee jump is getting increasingly popular by the month. When it comes down to adrenaline, nothings give you more than Bungee jumping, along with the sense of accomplishment and pride. But out of every 10 people that go up to jump, only 8 will go ahead with it, do you have what it takes to jump?
Mokai Gravity Canyon Zip line
Located alongside the Rangitikei River and travelling at 3280 feet and over 100 mph is the Flying Fox zip line. New Zealand has designed a zip line for people to now travel on their stomachs, going headfirst and giving them the feeling of essentially ‘flying’. After flying over the riverbed in Rangitikei Canyon, the zip line carries on going under a bridge and heading towards a cliff face. Perfect for anyone who thrives for adrenaline and lives for the fear.
Tianmen Mountain Skywalk
Earlier this year, China opened a 100-metre long glass skywalk attracting tourists. Wrapped around a cliff on the Tianmen Mountain is a glass path around 1.6 metres wide with a view of a 300-metre drop down. Seeing mountains surrounded by clouds when looking down the skywalk is named ‘Avenue to the sky”.
Acapulco Cliff Diving
Known as the Home Of The Brave Ones, La Quebrada is famous for it’s cliff divers. If you’re a thrill seeker and couldn’t think of anything better than being in the burning sun to then jump into a beautiful clear sea from a cliff then Mexico is the place for you! Acapulco is in the top 5 dangerous cliff dives in the world. Diving from a cliff at 136 ft. into the crashing ocean takes risks, divers have to consider the time, weather and waves if they want to be safe.
Fancy any of these thrill adventures? If so don’t hesitate to call us today to speak to one of our travel consultants on 0800 530 621