What is your idea of an adventure? Whether it an escapade to the ends of the earth, or escaping into the wild, here are some of the most adventurous things to do around the world.
Offering unbelievable opportunities to explore and experience the spectacular views of the lush tropical surrounds and snowy Uhuru Peak, surreal sights of vast valleys, and spellbinding natural African environment, Mt Kilimanjaro is a hiker’s dream.
You might have had several ‘been to Dubai, never done that’ sort of moments after your Dubai vacation and Skydive, most possibly, could be one such experience you may have missed. What makes Skydiving in Dubai a sought-after activity is that it lets you take a plunge from 4000 meters in the sky, soar above the clouds and free fall through the sky at 120 kmph, over the scenic Palm Jumeriah Island.
Hailed as one of the most beautiful places on Earth, Grand Canyon in Arizona is a like a welcome sight. If you are hard pressed for time to hike the Grand Canyon, there is a better way to see this beauty. You can take a helicopter ride, sit back, relax, and soak in the breath-taking vibrant colours of the Canyon and its surroundings from above.
Beautiful sights, unique surroundings and intriguing moments abound Salar De Uyuni – the world’s largest salt flat. Traverse this salty landscape on a motorcycle while enjoying the beautiful spectrum of colours of twilight that extends to the horizon, and try to take some pictures that do justice to this Bolivian wonder.
No vacation to Dubai can be complete without at least one water activity, and when the water activity involves scuba diving and swimming with some of underwater animals, you know you are in for an encounter of a unique kind. Say hello to the largest assembly of Sand Tiger sharks in the world at the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo. Don’t worry, you won’t become shark bait here!
Strictly for the thrill-seekers, ziplining is a form of fun aerial adventure. If soaring down the best ziplines in Geneva sounds like fun to you then you should try ziplining across Europe’s largest lake. There are zipline tours all across Switzerland that let you experience the sensation of flying in air just like a bird.
Traversing the world’s most dangerous road is not for the fainthearted, but the risks are worth it. Death Road in Bolivia’s Yungas region has been a major draw for its daring mountain bike rides. Take an adrenaline-pumped, white-knuckled mountain bike ride downhill the Death Road to feel more alive than before. You will not be disappointed!
Craving for some fearless fun? There are so many places to cliff jump and dive, but our favourite is the stunning Algrave coastline of Southern Portugal where low dive cliffs and grotto-like sandy coves are aplenty. The beautiful site makes your cliff diving experience thrilling and the dramatic views of the coastline makes it a memorable one.