The real thrill of the parachute jump is unlikely to surprise.
They are willing to travel even to the other end of the world to tickle your nerves.
We selected 12 of the most dizzying rides in the world, one of which is adrenaline jumps already!
Insanity, United States
The name of this roundabout is translated as “madness” and is the tallest carousel in the world. It is located at an altitude of about 300 meters and is mounted 20 metres from the edge of the roof of a skyscraper. Carousel is a structure with open cockpits for passengers, which rotates at a speed of 60 km/h at an angle of 70°. By the way, all the passengers during rotation facing down to the ground.
The X-Scream, USA
Ride the X-Scream is located on the roof of the hotel with a height of 350 meters. It looks like a small car, in which passengers sit. Then he accelerates, travels at 8 meters outside the roof, stops abruptly, and suddenly dives down. Screams and squeals guaranteed.
Big Shot, USA
In the same hotel is the ride Big Shot, and he is the highest attraction in the world. The spire of the tower attached to the platform with seats around the perimeter. The platform shoots up with great speed, and then makes a free fall. If you like the feeling when the heart skips you’ll like it here.
White Cyclone, Japan
The highlight of this attraction is that it’s made of wood and is among the longest roller coasters: the length of the path with breakneck climbs and spiral descents up to 1.7 km and the height of the attraction is the height of a 15-storey building, and the speed of wooden trolleys can exceed 100 km/h.
Giant Canyon Swing, USA
Ride in the giant swing is located on the side of a cliff at an altitude of 400 meters above the Colorado river. The swing can accommodate 4 passengers who swing 112° above the horizon at a speed of 80 km/h Being the highest point, the adventurers can look to an almost endless cliff, opening beneath them. According to the creators of this attraction, none of the visitors did not dare to ride on the swings the second time.
Those who think that they are not afraid of heights, just never been to Toronto. Here you can stroll on the Playground, which is located on the 116th floor of the television tower. Whole 30-minute walk around the edge of the observation deck without railings and barriers. The only precaution is a safety belt with a rope.
Looking at this water slide already stops breathing. After all, ride on it means to descend from a height of 14-storey building at incredible speed, almost at a vertical angle. And all this for 5 seconds! The descent from the hill ends in a large pool where thrill-seekers can take a breath and recover.
Takabisha is the steepest roller coaster in the world, at the moment they are the record and size. 1 000 meters in 1 minute, 52 seconds and 7 steep turns. And in some areas of the bends cubicle even breaks away from the rails and moves, sliding on a magnetic cushion.
Zip World at Penrhyn Quarry, UK
Cable car ride Zip World at Penrhyn Quarry the extreme accelerates to 161 km/h at an altitude of several hundred meters, and the flight lasts 2 minutes. I wonder if the visitors have time to enjoy the beautiful view of the majestic mountains, and spectacular emerald lake?
Agop 1898, Netherlands
Baron 1898 is an amusement Park in the style of steampunk. These slides are known for their interesting early — falling into the mine from a height of over 37 meters. After this dizzying upheaval and the frantic acceleration on the highway at a speed of 90 km/h might sound commonplace.
Leap of Faith, UAE
Most extreme water slide can rightly be called a Leap of Faith, which is in UAE. With a height of 27 meters, you slide down a nearly vertical tube. Then at great speed fly 60-metre transparent underwater tunnel in the shark tank. Yeah, with sharks.
Zip Line in Dubai allows you to enjoy a cable car ride between two skyscrapers right over the largest fountain in the world and overlooking the Burj Khalifa. To start you will need a 90-meter building on Emaar Boulevard, and the speed in flight reaches 80 km/h. Workers of the attraction warn that the phone and the selfie-stick is better to leave at the start, but who will listen to them, because during the flight you can make incredible pictures.
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