Start/Finish : Kathmandu-Kathmandu
Trip Duration : 4 days
Difficulty : Easy & Moderate
Best Time : Spring/ Autumn
Accommodation : Lodge & Camping
The first modern bungee jumps were made on 1 April 1979 from the 250-foot (76 m) Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol, by David Kirke, and Simon Keeling, members of the Oxford University Dangerous Sports Club, and Geoff Tobin dubious – discuss a professional climber who tied the ropes for the jump. The students had come up with the idea after discussing a "vine jumping" ritual carried out by certain natives of Vanuatu.
The jumpers were arrested shortly after, but continued with jumps in the US from the Golden Gate Bridge and the Royal Gorge Bridge this last jump sponsored by and televised on the American program that's Incredible spreading the concept worldwide. By 1982, they were jumping from mobile cranes and hot air balloons. The jump site is second highest in the world, at 160 meters above the fast-moving Bhote Koshi River. It was designed by world-renowned bungee consultants from New Zealand, and the safety of the jump has been confirmed by experts from around the world.
After your jump, you can head to the canyon swing to experience a free fall of around 240 meters at 150 kilometers per hour. For an additional fee you can arrange to have a video made of your thrilling jump. You’ll have a break for lunch after these adrenalin-pumping activities, and some time to relax or maybe explore the scenic area before returning to Kathmandu. The Nekos Treks & Expeditions (P). Ltd been Legal, Responsible Travel & Tour Company. If you like to search your Bungee Jumping, dierctly www.nekostreks.com // firstname.lastname@example.org