The River Rafting Capital of India hides other exciting adventures than river rafting. Akin to Bungee Jumping, there is this flying fox adventure that sweeps the adventurers from the ground into the air through human made mechanism. People have the audacity to experience these sensational adventures in their lives. Who doesn’t want to fly like birds? But not many can dare to take the chance. Rishikesh gives them a platform to overcome their fear and rationalize their mind.
Flying Fox activity is offered by Jump in Heights at the same Bungee Jumping Platform or above. The adventure is little different yet interesting than Bungee Jumping. Here, one is not alone but accompanied by maximum 3 friends, mates or family members. One can visualize the marvelous flying moments together with his close friends or relatives in the bright sunlit sky and temptation of experiencing this adventure is relentless.
The beautiful location around the jumping platform is awe-inspiring. Travelers from all across the globe are seen making queues at the ticket counter to enjoy this thrilling experience of their lives. In Flying Fox, the candidates are secured by the harness and are set free from the platform. As the gravity releases them, the wire is rolled down upto a height of about 7 meters from the water surface and then pulled back. The retrieval mechanism ensures happy flying moments from launching point to lowest point at an accelerating speed of 160 Kms per hour. The cool gushing air on faces brings a tingling sensation inside the whole body. The thrilling ride ends at the lowest point with flutter and sighs.
One must ensure to meet the pre-requisites for the flying fox adventure. Below mentioned are some of the significant points before taking up this unusual flying experience:
The to and fro journey from launching pad to the settling point invigorate exciting emotions and feast to the eyes. International experts and coach guide the applicants on all the pertinent aspects of flying fox. The day ends with a walk down to cafeteria where friends enjoy a glass of toast to celebrate their flying adventure and ‘Dare to Jump’ certificates.
|ACTIVITY||PRICE Per Person (Including GST)||Booking Advance (Per person INR)|
|Bus/Coach (Pick n Drop)||300.00||0.00|
|Bungee / Bungy Jump||3550.00||300.00|
|Flying Fox (In Tandem)||1800.00||150.00|
|Combo 1 (Bungee + Swing)||6500.00||550.00|
|Combo 2 (Bungee + Flying Fox)||4750.00||400.00|
|Combo 3 (Swing + Flying Fox)||4750.00||400.00|
|Thrilogy (All 3 Activities)||8250.00||700.00|