Extreme tourism often fascinates venturesome people. These adventure enthusiasts are intrigued by extreme tourist destinations. Here is a list of top 10 tourist destinations in the world that will surely give you an adrenaline rush!
Wanna experience the thrill and excitement of extreme support? Our recommendation is Lake Taupo Bungy jump. It is on the north island of New Zealand, where you get to jump 47 meters down straight towards the ice-cold water. It also comes with an option of plummeting into the lake. Although there had been almost no casualties in the past, yet it sure is an extreme sport.
Mount Washington is the windiest place on Earth. Its harsh climatic conditions make it perfect to make it to our list of top 10 tourist destinations in the world preferred by adventure lovers. It attracts travelers from around the world to experience the frightening hiking. What makes it exciting is that one is always on the verge of flying away like a kite in this terrifying place.
Ever dreamt of swimming with the sharks?! Yes, this is what makes New Smyrna beach an exhilarating tourist destination. Every year hundreds of people fall prey to shark attacks here. But this doesn’t stop our daredevils from having their adventure there.
Yosemite National park located in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains is well known for its beautiful waterfalls and exquisite landscapes. But what makes it a notable extreme tourist destination is its steep rocky mountains which attract thousands of mountaineers every year.
Every year from 6-14 July, tourists from around the world gather in Pamplona, Spain to attend the festival of ‘running of bulls’. Each day of the festival a group of 6 or 10 bulls is let loose in the specified track with thousands of participants. They all run for their lives as the bulls chase them. It causes many casualties but this doesn’t hamper the plans of adventure lovers.
El Caminito Del Rey is also known by the title of The King’s Little Path. It is a walkway paved along the steep walls of a narrow canyon in El Chorro, Spain. This is definitely a place not designed for a peaceful stroll. It is a tourist destination for the risk-loving people who try to cross it regardless of the fact that one wrong step could be lethal.
Mount Huashan in China is one of the biggest mountains in China. It is popular for the plank walk taken to the peak of the mountain to reach the Xi Yue temple. Interestingly the only way to climb it is by walking on 12 to 15 inches wide pavement built around it. Hiking this mountain is not at all for faint-hearted people. This risky walk has proved to be the Azrael for many people.
Sedona is a desert town in Arizona. It is one of the popular tourist attractions in our top 10 tourist destinations in the world for thrill-seekers. The Whiteline train on red rock steep cliff is the most dangerous bike riding trail. Extreme sports lovers visit it to push themselves to limit and pull off almost fatal stunts. Remember that a slight mistake there could cost you your life.
Trolltunga is an 800m high mountain located in Norway. It is a famous tourist attraction. The captivating vistas are not the only thing popular about it. What makes it part of our list of top 10 tourist destinations in the world for extreme sports lovers is the extended cliff at its peak where people like to sit and enjoy the serenity of nature. There is no protective ring around it and that makes it even riskier.
It is a 350 kilometers deep underwater cave. Its depth ranges from 21m to 120m. Those who love to have a huge rush of adrenaline go there for deep-sea diving and often run the risk of dying due to sudden roof collapses.