31 Jul '14, 10pm

9 adrenaline thrills for the daredevil in you

9 adrenaline thrills for the daredevil in you

Whilst the Macau Tower bungy and Switzerland’s Verzasca Dam bungy might be slightly higher at 233m and 220m respectively, it is the world’s third highest bungy jump on the Bloukran’s Bridge in South Africa that should be at the top of your list. Perched 216m above the ground jumpers must walk over a vertigo inducing wire mesh just to get to where you jump. Ideally located if travelling between Johannesburg and Cape Town what makes this jump superb is the flexibility. You can dive forwards, dive backwards and even take a ‘running jump’ offering adrenaline junkies a variety of different thrills. The groundrush is indescribable!

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