7 new ideas for extreme tourism

Chasing Hurricanes at Tornado Alley ( USA )

An activity that was initially considered a difficult and dangerous job – to explore where the storm originates and determine its direction, very quickly became a popular attraction for fans of extreme entertainment. He organizes tours of several companies. The area called the Tornado Alley is a few southern states located between the Rocky Mountains and the Appalachian Mountains. Hurricanes are especially common here. To see how they are born is to get strong impressions.

Long jumps over Victoria Falls ( Zambia )

The bungee famous on the bridge over the Zambezi River on the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia is a great chance to go on a long jump from a height of 111 meters. The backdrop for the flight is the grand Victoria Falls. Here it is possible to make a long jump with an elastic cable (the so-called bungee jumping) alone, as well as in tandem with an instructor. Luxurious views and strong sensations are guaranteed.

The flight on the MiG-29 fighter (Russia)

What does the pilot of the MiG-29 fighter feel during the flight? An unforgettable experience for the elite is now available to tourists. The flight begins in Moscow, from where, together with an experienced instructor, lovers of tickling their nerves reach Nizhny Novgorod, admire the views, and then return to the capital.

Royal Trail Pass ( Spain )

Caminito del Rey or the Royal Trail is an extremely narrow, about a meter wide, passage along the slopes of the El Chorro Gorge near the town of Alora in southern Spain, in the province of Malaga. Located at a height of 100 meters, this 3-kilometer-long track is made up of concrete blocks resting on steel rails are driven into the rock. Adds extreme sports and the fact that the trail, built more than a century ago, has deteriorated significantly over time and collapsed in places, so you have to jump over voids, trying not to look down. However, the attraction is promised to be repaired and secured, so you need to have time to use the dangerous trail in its current state.

The feeling of weightlessness (France, USA)

Those who wish to visit weightlessness, similar to that in which astronauts live in orbit, now it is not necessary to leave the limits of the earth’s atmosphere. Extremals are assembled on board a specially modified A300 Zero G. This aircraft, moving along parabolic arcs, creates a zero-gravity environment in the cabin that completely imitates the sensations of a person in a spaceship.

Dune Racing ( Namibia )

The outskirts of Swakopmund, located on the west coast of Namibia, are considered one of the most attractive places for extreme tourists in Africa. Here, adventurers are invited to test themselves with a variety of attractions, the most popular of which are sand surfing and ATV racing along the dunes. Having fun in this way, tourists get a thrill and watch the wildlife of Africa. Tour arrangements are made by several companies in Namibia.

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro (Tanzania)

Africa’s greatest peak and highest lonely mountain in the world is located in the Kilimanjaro National Park in Tanzania. There are six officially approved climbing routes, three of which are equipped with tourist huts. During a week or ten-day climb to the mountain, tourists consistently find themselves in five different climatic zones. In climbing, tourists are accompanied by experienced instructors.

Shark Diving ( South Africa )

The Cape Town area is known for its high concentration of sharks in coastal waters. This fact makes it one of the most popular places for connoisseurs to tickle their nerves, because there is an opportunity to experience exciting sensations when immersed in a cage for divers right in the water, teeming with sharks.

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