BUNGY JUMPING,If you thought bungy jumping was restricted to some places in Europe , New Zealand and America , it’s time you got and update. The sport has finally found a natural home in the highest mountain range in the world. The ultimate thrill
of a bungy jump can now be experienced in Nepal at perhaps the best site in the world. “The last Resort” Nepal’s first bungy jumping site is situated 160m over the wild Bhote Koshi river, and located close to the Nepal-Tibet border, a three-hour bus ride from Kathmandu,which can b arranged upon your arrival in kathmandu. It was designed by one of New Zealand ‘s leading bungy consultants, and is operated by some of the most experienced jump masters to assuring your safety.. The jump, at 160m, was designed by one of New Zealand’s leading bungy consultants, and is operated by some of the most experienced jump masters in the business.It’s mishap-proof.The steel suspension bridge is designed by Swiss technology particularly for bungy jumping with a 4x safety factor. The bridge has a loading factor of 250 kg per running meter. As of now,there is only one agency offering this sport. The agency takes safety “very, very seriously”.
About The Bungy Site
It is located less than 3 hours outside Kathmandu by Ultimate Bungy Shuttle. You will travel the Arniko (Kathmandu/Lhasa) Highway to within 12km of the Tibet Border and the famous Friendship Bridge .
Ultimate Bungy Nepal takes place on a 166m wide steel suspension bridge over the Bhoti Kosi River.
The bridge is itself a piece of scientific marvel, the Bridge is of a Swiss design, specially for bungy jumping with a 4x saftey factor. The bridge has a loading factor of 250kg per running meter. This means that the bridge will hold 250 x 166 = 41,500kg or 4.5 tonnes. And… those are Swiss measurements! * Over 6000 meters of steel wire was used to build the bridge * Longest suspension bridge in Nepal * The bridge joins two sides of a great valley. Before its construction, locals walked five hours to cross the river.
Anyone who wants to have an experience should not be suffering from following health problem.
- Heart disease,
- High blood pressure,
- Addiction to alcohol or drugs,
- Orthopedic problems,
- Psychological problems,
- Neurological problems.