Bungee jumping is an extreme sport in which people jump from the higher ground such as a bridge with an elastic rope tied to their ankles to stop them from hitting the ground. The rope is designed to stretch, not break. When the rope has stretched all the way, the jumper bounces back up. When you jump they wear safety equipment like helmets and a harness.
Based on the height, and also the difficulty of the jump, each bungee operation would have different minimum requirements. The minimum and maximum age are 12 to 14 years (there is no maximum age – as long as you’re fit and healthy!); The minimum and maximum weight is 35 and 110 kg. If you have heart diseases, epilepsy, high blood pressure, diabetes, or a neurological disorder, or are pregnant, it is advised that you don’t attempt the jump. The bucket lists of most people are bungee jumping who are looking for adventures and we hadn’t been any different.
We had also been conjecture what it was like to take those few last steps to the edge and feel the adrenaline rush during the free fall – so we had none of the choices than to try it for ourselves.
Kerala Adventure activities:
Kerala, India’s most popular tourist destination in India, offers scores of opportunities to its visitors to unleash their adventurous spirit in Outdoor activities. The beautiful place has several tourist places and places to visit nearby Kerala and explore outdoor adventure activities or recreational games such as high altitude mountains, lush green woods, gushing waterfalls, or unique landscape. Some of the best outdoor activities in Kerala is Boat ride, Trekking, aquatic sports, paragliding, etc. Kerala is a dream destination for the traveller who loves enjoying water sports and games. The travellers can live up some of the popular adventure recreational activities to the fullest such as water skiing, white water rafting, windsurfing, kayaking, and others.
Bungee Jump At Alappuzha beach, Kerala, India:
The new adventure Bungee Jump at Alappuzha(Alleppey) beach is an added attraction for the travellers accompanied by children. From the kid point of view, the jump could turn out to one of the highlights of the trip to Alleppey. A picture silhouetted against sunset and old port could a screensaver for your computer or a good profile picture for ur facebook profile !!!!!!
Best season in India:
Throughout the year, but outside of the monsoons
Bungee Travel Tips – Tips
(1) Book ticket in advance as it is usually packed.
(2) Reach before the time so that you have less waiting time.
(3) You should wear comfortable clothes and don’t carry anything with you. Remove any piece of jewellery, watches, specs, etc from your body. All pockets should be empty.
(4) In the cafeteria, where your fellow mates can sit and watch you jump on the big screen.
(5) If you have a heart condition, epilepsy, high blood pressure, diabetes, or a neurological disorder, or are pregnant, it is advised that you don’t attempt the jump.
Bungee jumping area should be clear of debris, suspended objects, and other hazards. It should also be high enough that even with the rope stretching, you can still clear the ground safely. In some bungee jumping companies have an airbag or webbing surface to catch the jumper in case of an accident, but this is not standard or even practical in all cases. The platform should allow you to stand safely until you’re ready to jump.
People who have certain medical conditions should not attempt to bungee jump. Bungee jumping companies make you sign a release that includes a list of these conditions. You should get clearance from your doctor if you have blood pressure that is too low or too high, back problems, breathing issues such as asthma, circulatory diseases, heart problems or head injuries. Pregnant ladies should also avoid bungee jumping.
Being upside down, hanging in the sky will not fun at all. You will lose all my appetite afterward. The most memorable moment will stay long. The Best conclusion from the bittersweet experience of bungee jumping. Strangely, You will felt your body will not steady enough to stand or walk properly but have a very good sleep in the night. Because it’s safe and thrilling!