Visiting beautiful Mexico, with its breathtaking beaches and lush jungles is adventurous enough for many people. However, if you enjoy the thrill of an extreme, adrenaline packed activity, you will want to try the following extreme tours, brought to you by Air Evac International:
1.) Playa del Carmen Adventure Tour: Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Adventure is right in the name for this adrenaline packed ATV tour, by Playa Del Carmen Adventures and for good reason. Enjoy the top attractions of the Yucatan peninsula via a 2.5-hour ATV ride. Stray from the beaten path to see rural settlements, pristine beaches, and jungles. Check out the subterranean caves located in the Rio Secreto Nature Reserve and take a dip in the crystal-clear underground rivers or a cenote. Soft drinks and waters are included, and this adventure is considered family friendly.
2.) Bungee Jumping: Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Has the idea of flying always appealed to you, but you were stopped from jumping out of a great height simply by the science of gravity? What goes up, must come down! If so, bungee jumping might be just the activity for you. Although you can enjoy bungee jumping at various locations, this is one of the best as you get to jump from a glass-bottomed gondola, dangling high above a beautiful canyon. While perched high atop the canyon, you will also enjoy breathtaking views of the Sea of Cortez. With your bungee jumping excursion, you will enjoy the following:
- Jump from a unique base, a glass-bottom gondola.
- A half-day bungee jumping experience.
- Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Baja country.
- Get a completed certificate for bungee jumping, which makes a great memento and gives you undeniable bragging rights.
- Pick up and drop off to and from specific hotels in the area.
3.) White Water Rafting: Various Locations
White Water Rafting tours by Zona Turistica are available in the following locations in Mexico:
- San Luis Potosi
White water rafting is thrilling no matter where it’s accomplished. However, when you pair the adventure of rafting with the strong currents of rivers like the Chiapas and Veracruz, you reach a whole other level of adrenaline. Experience this as groups with experienced guides. There are four levels of river strength to choose from, each considered world-class by those experienced in rafting.
4.) Tulum Mayan Ruins and Cave Adventure Private Tour: Playa del Carmen, Mexico
With this guided tour led by Explora Mexico Riviera Maya, you will enjoy the immense beauty of the Yucatan Peninsula as well as the ruins of Tulum. In addition, you will get to cave walk through the shallow waters located in the largest underground rivers in the world. Since each tour is private, the activities are customizable, making it difficult to quantify exactly what your tour will entail. Meet with the tour company to plan your personalized private tour.
5.) Giant Swing: Lose Cabos, Mexico
Enjoy a free-fall, pendulum style, reaching speeds of 87 miles per hour by enjoying the giant swing of Cabo San Lucas. Situated above a desert canyon, you will launch yourself into the air via the swing and experience a thrill of a lifetime. The following is more information about the giant swing:
- Swing excursion, lasting four hours, launched from Cabo.
- Ride a glass-bottom gondola up to swing.
- Enjoy the beautiful desert views of the canyon while riding the swing.
- There are tandem swings available.
- Hotel pick up and drop off available at some locations.
- Multiple departures daily.
6.) Hot Air Balloon Tour: Various locations
Experience certified hot air balloon tours in various locations throughout Mexico, including the following:
- Estado de Mexico
- Nuevo Leon
Hot air balloon rides by Zona Turstica typically take place at either dawn or dusk. This is because the wind flow has to be just right for a successful balloon ride. Have you ever wanted to glide through the air without wings? If so, a hot air balloon ride might just be for you. See all Mexico has to offer from a bird’s eye view, literally, in this thrilling tour.
7.) Monterrey Transfer Tour Go Karts Santiago Racing Track: Monterrey, Mexico
Enjoy something not as death-defying but still fun and adventurous by trying to your hand at go-karts. This is ideal for you if you like the idea of getting some wind in your hair but aren’t quite up to the adrenaline backed activities listed above. Tracks are located close to other tourist locations and make a fun family adventure.
8.) Adventure Rock Climbing: Various locations
Enjoy rock climbing with Zona Turistica in one of the following cities:
- Distrito Federal
- Estado de Mexico
- Nuevo Leon
- San Luis Potosi
Push your body’s strength to its limits both figuratively and literally with rock climbing. Not only will you test your merit with this dangerous adventure, but you will also experience a great sense of accomplishment when you breathtakingly pull yourself over the precipice after climbing up a rock or a wall, you never thought you could ascend. As is often said, “Climbing is experience, rock is the teacher.”
After enjoying all the heart racing adventures listed above, we hope you are healthy, happy and able to return home and brag about all you have accomplished. However, if you are someone you love becomes injured while enjoying your thrilling activity, we have you covered at Air Evac International and will ensure you get the medical help you need, no matter where you happen to be at the time.