While some people take vacations to relax and unwind, there are numerous adventurists out there who go on vacation seeking just the opposite. ShortTermHousing.com presents a list of the best places and top adventures for those of you who thrive on adrenaline rushes.
Dyer Island, South Africa
- Ultimate Thrilling Experience: Swim With The Sharks
You need only hop into a cage to find yourself being lowered into a school of hungry sharks. Operators recommend visiting from April through August for the best shark experience.
Zambia & Zimbabwe
- Ultimate Thrilling Experience: The Zambia River Rapids
Are you ready for violent rapids? Massive drops? Steep gradients? With ominous names like “Oblivion”, The Zambia River Rapids are said to flip more canoes then any other on the planet.
Bolivia, La Paz
- Ultimate Thrilling Experience: The Road Of Death
Declared in 1995 as “The most dangerous road in the world”, the Road of Death is a road less traveled. Those who venture on it are only those seeking an extreme adventure.
- Ultimate Thrilling Experience: Run With The Bulls
Bull Runs start everyday at 8am from July 7th through July 14th. But be prepared…once you start running it is illegal to stop.
- Ultimate Thrilling Experience: Climb Everest
This one is for the dare devils. While we don’t recommend this to everyone, the climb is definitely an exhilarating adventure.