Bungee jumping is an activity of free fall from a high place while secured by a long nylon-based rubber-band around the ankles. It is full of thrills and adventure. Nepal is also famous for bungee jumping as it has the longest free fall in the world. You can get the experience of bungee jumping at Bhote Koshi and Pokhara in Nepal. Bungee jumping in Bhote Koshi lies 160m above the Bhote Koshi River where you can see 166m wide steel suspension bridge. It is the longest free-fall in the world. In Pokhara, bungee jumping is available in Hemja.
They have various options of free fall here like tower bungee, high ground bungee and swing. If you have courage enough to jump from high altitude, knowing that you are just secure with a rope in your ankle, gives you the best thrills and best experience of your life. It is only 8 seconds long, and in this period you can feel the fear of death jumping from the bridge and falling just above the river and ground full of rocks. You will never feel that adrenaline rush in any other activity. And the excitement that you are still alive after 9 seconds will be unforgettable. It is like coming back to life again. When your ropes are released, you need to climb a short cliff to get back to the bridge. And while walking back, you will feel that you are not that older person before jumping. You will see yourself being fearless and explore a new person in yourself. It gives you a life-changing experience. They also provide you with video and some pictures captured while jumping. Only people with courage can dare to perform this kind of activity. You do not need to worry about the security as there are highly experienced jump masters and guarantees you with safe free fall. They provide you with all the instructions and safety measures. But it is restricted for the people with heart disease, epilepsy, high blood pressure, pregnancy, addiction to alcohol or drugs, orthopaedic problem, psychological problems and neurological problems. So, if you are planning a holiday in Nepal and want a break from the busy and monotonous life, then this will be the best activity that you can get while visiting Nepal. Both bungee jumping spots are near to Kathmandu. So, you can try it even if you are on a short holiday.