The first bungee jump was made in 1970. Since then, adrenaline junkies have been trying to find more extreme places to take their leaps from. Here are 5 of the craziest locations from around the world where you can take that rushing leap.
1. Macau Tower - China
If you jump from the Macau tower, you will be jumping from the tallest commercial bungee jump spot in the world. The tower is an astounding 764 feet. The cost of the jump will run you about $3500 with the option to pay more for video and pictures.
2. Bloukrans Bridge - South Africa
Measuring 708 feet tall, the Bloukrans Bridge is the highest bungee from a bridge in the world. The jump will only run you about 70 dollars or 990 South African Rand. You also get the option of getting photos and videos for an extra price.
3. Europabrucke Bridge - Austria
With a view of the Alps, you can jump from the Europabrucke Bridge from 630 feet in the air. The bridge is on route from Austria to Italy and spans the Sill River. The jump will cost you about $200.
4. Niouc Bridge - Switzerland
The Niouc Bridge is home of the highest bungee jump from a suspended bridge. You will be plummeting from 623 feet high for a shaky and thrilling experience. The cost of the jump is around $210 for one person.
5. Contra Dam - Switzerland
Contra Dam was featured in the opening scene of "Golden Eye" when Bond made a leap it. The dam measures 721 feet high and is the most famous bungee spot in the world. It will cost you about $200 to make the jump.