Holidays and vacations are something, that everyone looks forward to. This gives a break from your routine stress, tension and work life. But all places are not meant for relaxation. There are few places where you can go on for a holiday, but the risk is completely your’s. Here is a list of 5 such dangerous places for tourist, wherein people have found a total adrenalin rush. If you are a person who would love to go on a real adventurous trip, then these are the places for you, but the risk is completely your’s.
Mount Hua Shan
Mount Hua Shan is plank path in China and is one of the most dangerous place that a tourist can visit for a vacation. This is a mountain that is located near the city of Huayin in Shaanxi province. It is one of the five great mountains of China and has five peaks in it, with the highest being the south peak, which is at 2,154.9 metres (7,070 ft). When you climb the mountain you are supposed to hook and unhook yourself as to move forward. The planks are just 12 inches wide and you would be solely responsible for anything and everything that goes wrong.
El Caminito Del Rey
El Caminito Del Rey in Spain is also known as ” The King’s little pathway”. This is a thin pathway which is pinned along the side of a steep and narrow gorge in the Málaga province of Spain. The walkway was partly closed after a few death cases reported and reopened in 2015. Though it’s not completely repaired, now it is opened for extreme trekkers.
Yosemite National Park’s Half-Dome
Yosemite National Park’s Half-Dome is a granite dome at the Eastern end of Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park, California. This a well known rock formation and has been named so for its distinct shape. It raises more than 4,737 ft (1,444 m) from the valley floor. It takes almost a day to climb this half dome and over 60 cases of death, of people who tried climbing it, have been reported. There are park rangers to assist the hikers.
Praia De Boa Viagem
Praia De Boa Viagem is one of the most visited beaches in Northern Brazil. You might think how can a beach be the most dangerous unlike other beaches. The dangerous here lies in the fact that this beach is plagued by “Tiger Sharks” and in recent times there have been over 50 Shark attacks with over 1/3 rd of this attack having resulted in death.
Villarrica Mountain in Chile is one best place for bungee jumping. The dangerous part about this is that it is an active volcano and that they are just a feet away from molten lava. People who are ‘really adventurous’ can go here for a bungee jumping.