International media was enthusiastic after a Hong Kong traveler suffered a damaged cable at a high-altitude bungee dive in Thailand and plunged into the water listed below. Nevertheless, he fortunately made it through the experience. Numerous regional and worldwide media have actually provided the area as “Pattaya”, however the bungee dive in concern is numerous kilometers away to the north west and well outside the orbit of city administration.
On the other hand, Pattaya’s own bungee dive and human slingshot is positioned off Thepprasit Roadway and management explain that no mishaps have actually taken place there given that inauguration in 1989. Authorities state that complete upkeep is preserved and constantly has actually been, although there are presently no nationwide policies in force. Parts are frequently examined and changed as quickly as there an indication of wear and tear. The Thepprasit Roadway’s bungee dive is 60 meters high, the very first in south east Asia and the greatest in Thailand.
Bungee leaping is not for the faint of heart and is popular with adrenaline addicts. It goes back to ancient New Zealand and was initially presented into Europe in 1979 at the Clifton suspension bridge in Bristol UK from where “thrillophilia” spread throughout the world. Numerous countless visitors have actually experienced the Thepprasit Roadway experience over the previous 30-some years. They guarantee the truth that you will get a special view of the city from a special angle.