The Contra Dam is known as Verzasca Dam and Locarno Dam. It is an arched dam, situated on the Verzasca River in the Val Verzasca of Ticino.The Dam became popular for bungee jumping, after a James Bond stuntman performed a bungee jump from it in the opening scene of the 1995 movie Golden Eye. The stunt was voted as the best movie stunt of all time in a poll of 2002 made by Sky Movies.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Bungee Jumping in Brighton Marina, Brighton, South East England United Kingdom
Brighton is a vibrant city that promises an unforgettable holiday even to the most demanding visitor. If you are looking for the ultimate adrenaline rush, then you should try bungee jumping. This sport is increasingly popular in Brighton, due to the stunning views of the jump site, which is the amazing Marina.
The platform is a 160 ft/48.8 m high one, with panoramic sea views. When the elastic chord is tied around your ankles, just count backwards and jump! The entire experience will be lasting approximately 2 hours. Keep in mind that, you should wear comfortable, casual clothes. The optimum period to visit the spot is during summer. Finally, Brighton Marina caters a variety of restaurants and cafes to relax and share your adventure with your friends and family.