The Gorges du Verdon, located in south-eastern France (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence), is a river canyon, considered to be one of the most beautiful in Europe. It is about 25 km/16 mi long and up to 700 m/2296 ft deep, formed by the Verdon River and named after for its startling turquoise-green colour. Its most impressive part lies between the towns of Castellane and Moustiers-Sainte-Marie while at the end of the canyon, the Verdon River flows into the artificial lake of Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon.
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Bungee Jumping in Bloukrans Bridge, Tsitsikamma, Western Cape South Africa
Bloukrans Bridge sits at an elevation of 216 m/708 ft above the Bloukran’s river and offers a span of 272 m/892 ft. Thanks to these conditions and its highly reputation, this bridge is an irresistible temptation to every Bungge Jumping enthusiast. It is also considered to be the highest bungee jumping bridge in the world. The jump is a whooping 216 m/708 ft drop and they say no experience is necessary.
The Bloukrans bridge is the highest single span arc bridge with a central span of 892 ft/272 m and a length of 1456 ft/450 m, offering the highest bungee jump in the world at 708 ft/216 m!!
Pump up your adrenaline and face 7 seconds free-fall of extreme terror. Safety is top notch at the Bloukrans as they use pendulum technology ensuring a comfortably safe jump. The spot is open seven days a week from 9am to 5pm. Minimum age limit is 14 years and weight should be above 35 kg/77 lb but not exceeding 150 kg/330 lb.
So, if you are prone to adventure, this spot is waiting for you to discover it!!