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Spanning a gigantic gorge that separates the Western Cape from the Eastern Cape, the 216m-high Bloukrans Bridge is well-known for being the highest bungee jumping spot in the world. Adventure seekers arrive from all parts of the world to attempt the jump and most are not disappointed – the gorge is a long, long way down. Jumps are carried out from the archway under the road deck and just getting to the launch area is a challenge in itself, particularly for those with a fear of heights.
Face Adrenalin is the company offering the bungee jump which began all the way back in 1997, however, the first jump made from the bridge was in 1990. Since 1997, many records have occurred here, including oldest jumper (at 96) and most jumps in one hour. The most significant is Face Adrenalin’s 100% safety record.
So popular is this activity that bus operators travel regularly from Cape Town to... Show more
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For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.