Tower hotel-casino “stratosphere Las Vegas” in the unqualified leaders. On its roof there are 3 rides: Big Shot (Big shot), Insanity (Madness) and the third trailer called the X Scream (can be translated as “Super squeal”). It is not important which of the three you choose, the important thing is that your feelings will be multiplied by more than three hundred times, which irreversibly contributes to the height of the tower is 350 metres away.
Catapult Big shot
Big Shot opened in 1996, is the highest ride in the world at the moment. Once you are comfortably seated in the chair, you at a speed exceeding 70 km/h will lift to a height of 329 meters, then there is svobodnoradikal almost to the point that started this dizzying leap up.
Carousel Insanity — almost a normal carousel, unusually, only that she stands on the roof of a skyscraper. The rotation is 20 metres from the edge of the roof, over a 300-meter precipice. People do not sit in the booth and in the open seat (very securely, but the sensations it does not spoil), and the entire process takes place in “the passenger” face down. The thrill of the rotation of the catcher does not compare with anything. Continue reading
In the Park Aquas Quentes Country Club in Rio De Janeiro is the world’s tallest water slide . Its height of 50 meters, the angle of inclination of 60 degrees, and the maximum descent speed reaches 100 km/h.
Prater Turm, Austria . Vienna is the world’s highest chained carousel with a height of 117 meters.
Singapore Flyer, Singapore . It is the world’s largest Ferris wheel is 165 meters. For comparison, the famous Ferris wheel London eye has a height of 135 meters.
“Catapult” amusement Park “Divo Ostrov”, St. Petersburg. The ride height of 54 meters, which are three huge columns, which are attached to metal cables. In tension of the cables one of the capsules rapidly flies upwards and then falls down up to a full stop. It is noteworthy that during the flight the capsule flips around its axis.
An unusual attraction called the CN Tower Edge Walk invites us to walk along the edge of the platform, located at the top of the CN Tower in Toronto at an altitude of 356 metres. Railing is not present here.
But there is a safety system that won’t let you fall down under any circumstances. Even if you do go! Continue reading
The water Park Siam Park (Siam Park) that on the island of Tenerife, is one of the youngest and most spectacular sights in the Canary Islands. Commissioned six years ago (in 2008), he became the champion of Europe – no other city in the Old world there are no similar institutions that can match him size. The total area of Siam Park – more than 180 square kilometers!
To match the size and entertainment of a water Park. A huge number of water slides, among which there are and family, where the speed achieved is not too high and extreme, a ride which dares not every visitor. Also at Siam Park and enough entertainment of a different nature – club, laser show, big beach. Tell about the most remarkable items Siam Park in more detail.
One of the highlights of the show that it is possible to visit on Tenerife is the Volcano (The Volcano). This large-scale laser show, the essence of which is clear from the name – visitors can see how the eruption of the fiery mountain. Navigate to Siam Park, they have comfortable boats, and the journey is calm, guests carried on the swirling water.
If extreme entertainment visitors are satiated, then it is a direct road to Lazy river (Thai – Mai Thai). It priklucheniya like a trip to the aquarium, only better. Siam Park guests sit in boats which entails over and above them and on the sides discover startling beauty of the landscape. Continue reading