“Five Adrenaline Pumping Extreme Holidays Destinations”
If you’re an extreme sports fan looking for somewhere special to go on holiday this year, there are a number of incredible new experiences you can partake in. Have a look at our top extreme holiday destinations to see if there’s something here you’re yet to try.
White Water Rafting - USA
Holiday goers who are Seeking Adventure should look no further than white water rafting holidays in the United States. There are a number of incredible locations for all types of rafting experiences. One of the best locations has to be the Grand Canyon, mixing serene routes with choppy and intense rapids. Be sure to check out some of the numerous options over at Columbus Direct.
Bungee Jumping – Switzerland
The Swiss Alps are one of the greatest mountain ranges in the world, so what better way to make the most of it by throwing yourself off a cable car 6,500ft from the ground? This is probably one of the most unique bungee jumping experiences an extreme holiday fan could have. With hundreds of other ways for adrenaline junkies to get their kicks, the Alps is a great place to consider for an extreme holiday vacation.
Splitboarding – Canada
For those of you who enjoy skiing and snowboarding, a new invention that merges them both may be your new calling. Splitboarding is a new phenomenon that has proven to be hugely popular with both skiers and snowboarders as it mixes the two. Resembling a snowboard, a splitboard can be split down the middle to the make two large skis. This means that you can hike up to highest peaks and board down the mountain at exhilarating speeds.
Bungee Jump Skiing - France
This may sound like a crazy idea but combining bungee jumping and skiing is one great way of getting an adrenaline injection. If the idea of hurtling down a ski slope and flinging yourself off the edge for a near death experience sounds like your cup of tea, take some time to visit one of the few places offering this unique experience.
Surfing – Costa Rica
If you’re after blistering sun and gigantic waves, Costa Rica has a number of incredible spots for surfing fanatics. There are beaches to suit all kinds of levels, making this a great location for surfing families. If that wasn’t enough, there are loads of other extreme sports you can try your hand at, including base jumping, paragliding and windsurfing.