When extreme athletes want to test their mettle, they don’t go for a Sunday stroll. They embark on the world’s most extreme adventures, tackling the highest climbs, deepest dives, and roughest rapids on the planet. These adventures require advanced athletic achievement and a mastery of highly specialized skills—and they are not for the faint of heart.
Ready to feel your pulse racing? From zorbing to volcano boarding, we’ve rounded up 20 adrenaline-packed but accessible activities to tick off your bucket list – and the most stunning destinations to try them in.
Consider yourself a bit of an adrenaline junkie? Why not travel and experience thrills all over the world. Try extreme sports for some of the most intense adrenaline rushes of your life.
Beginners and pros – challenge yourselves and face your fears. Dive into striking caves, slide down an active volcano and hop on wild bulls.
If extreme sports aren’t enough to get your heart pumping, the dent they can put in your wallet should do the trick.
A host of underlying costs come with seeking an adrenaline rush, including for equipment, memberships, certification courses and — possibly — higher life insurance rates.
An adventure feast awaits in all corners of the world for lovers of the extreme. There should be something surprisingly and challenging for everyone. Try to hook the world’s deadliest fish in Brazil, take on the world’s most dangerous road, roll a cheese down a hill in England or motorbike the remote steppe of Mongolia.
From abseiling to zip-lining, the list of adventure sports – often called extreme sports – is long and growing.
This page is not for the faint hearted – we have collected all our most extreme adventure vacations for the adrenaline junkies amongst you. So if you enjoy hair raising adventures, nail biting experiences and a vacation out of the ordinary then you’ll be on the edge of your seat with these extreme adventure vacations from responsible operators.
We'd like to hear about your discoveries – from climbing spots, to cycling trails, places to fish and lesser-known skiing resorts...
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Come join Aqua-Trek in Fiji and dive with Brandon Paige the founder and creator of the Shark Dive. No other place in the world offers 8 species of shark and nearly 300 species of fish on 1 dive. Experience the adrenaline rush of a lifetime under the safe watch of our shark experts!
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From the Sierra Nevada of California to the European Alps and the big mountain ranges of the world, we are an international mountain guiding service providing personalized trips and high-quality climbing instruction in mountaineering, rock climbing, ice climbing, trekking & ski mountaineering. From beginners to experts, we have a course or trip for you.
Enjoy the best in outdoor adventure vacations, dining, entertainment and lodging including whitewater rafting, zip line tours, rock climbing, horseback riding & more at our premier adventure resort on the rim of the New River Gorge.
Canadian Mountain Holidays is the world's largest heli-skiing operator, with over 40 years experience and 11 Heli-Ski areas throughout BC, Canada. Approximately 6000 skiers come to CMH every year from all over the world to experience the world's best powder skiing.
Great White Shark cage diving is the ultimate underwater adventure. Shark diving is safe, fun and an adventure you will never forget. Shark Diving, especially Great White Shark cage diving, is rapidly becoming the #1 adventure vacation for fortysomethings.
If you have not had the chance to experience the ultimate adventure in skiing or snowboarding by taking a helicopter skiing vacation, this year is your year. Please take a look at the number of opportunities that await you throughout the Globe.
Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing is renowned for majestic mountains, pristine powder and exceptional ski terrain. Experience the challenge of steep trees, the thrill of a glacier descent or the more relaxed pace of our gentler slopes as you explore more than 1,200,000 acres of our ski terrain. Select a professionally guided three, five or seven day heli or snowcat vacation, then enjoy the advantages of our perfect powder, luxurious Heli Village Resort and "unlimited vertical" policy.
New Zealand Adventure Specialists Limited is a dynamic adventure tourism company operating a variety of exciting tours and activities. All trips have five main components: small numbers, flexibility, variety, a natural NZ focus and friendly personalized service.
At Snowwater Heli Skiing, we offer a distinctive alternative for those who appreciate a higher standard in life. Located in the Selkirk Mountains near Nelson, British Columbia, Snowwater Heli provides guests with a supreme powder holiday. We cater to only twelve guests at a time, ensuring each person receives uncompromising service and optimal comfort at our private, mountain lodge.
Extreme sports holidays and vacations, including bungee jumping, cliff jumping and inline boarding or dirtsurfing.
Unfettered by constraint, our alpine-style approach to design and development has allowed us to put the needs of the individual user at the core of our efforts. Our mission is to provide our users the exact clothing and gear they require to complete their goals.