The Bloukrans Bridge is an arch bridge located near Nature's Valley, Western Cape, South Africa. On this tour, experience the ultimate adrenaline rush as you bungy jump from the top of the bridge, at a height of 709 feet (216 meters), over the stunning Bloukrans … The bungy jump takes place from the top of the arch of Africa’s biggest bridge. List of arch bridges by length Constructed by Concor between February 1980 and June 1983, the bridge stands at a height of 216m above the Bloukrans River. Die 1984 fertiggestellte Brücke hat eine Gesamtlänge von 451 Metern und eine Höhe von 216 Metern über dem Tal. Von der Plattform haben wir einen tollen Blick in das Flusstal. Scott completed the project to raise funds for local communities.[9]. All participants must obey the directions and instructions of our operations staff, and must not damage, deface or remove any part of the bridge or equipment. Bloukrans Bridge is the site of the world's highest commercial bridge bungee jumping, Bloukrans Bridge Bungy, operated by Face Adrenalin since 1997. Face Adrenalin has been operating the Bloukrans Bridge Bungy accident free since 1997. Sie ist damit die höchste Brücke Afrikas. First of all, we offer you a winch ride back up to the top of the arch after your jump. Touristen werden erstmal von einem großen Freizeitpark begrüßt, der aus Parkplätzen, Restaurants, Geschäften und einem Besucherzentrum zur Brückengeschichte besteht. The operators of Bloukrans Bridge Bungy, Face Adrenalin, employ 60 people from neighbouring communities – Coldstream, Thornham, Storms River, Covie, and The Crags - as part of the Bloukrans Bridge Bungy operation. Its central span is 272m and the bridge is 451m in length in total. Einen ersten Eindruck kann man sich von einer Aussichtsterrasse verschaffen, die sich direkt am Rand der Schlucht befindet und einen guten Blick auf die Brücke ermöglicht. Book online and use the discount code #nov2020 for a 30% discount valid till 30 November 2020. Die Brücke ist mit 216 Meter Höhe die höchste Brücke Afrikas und die höchste kommerzielle Bungee Jumping Möglichkeit der Welt.Zum Blogbeitrag: Bungee Jump von der Bloukrans Bridge See also. An vielen Tagen ist auch ein Bildschirm in Betrieb, der Aufnahmen der einzelne… Its primary use is that of a road bridge, carrying national route N2. Min Age to Jump -14 years  / Bridge Walking Tour from 6 years. Two more unique experiences happen in order to get you back to land. All participants take part in our activities at their own risk. Bloukrans Bridge Bungy is one of the world's highest commercial bridge bungy at 216 metres (709 ft) above the Bloukrans River. Then you get to walk the suspended skywalk back off the bridge. To get out to the jump point we send you out on a zipline from the bank to the arch. Bungee Jump von der Bloukrans Bridge Samstag fuhren wir von Knysna ins Tsitsikamma Gebiet, wo wir zur Einstimmung auf den Bungee Jump eine Zip Waterfall Tour machten. In 2008 we were part of two more world records. Bloukrans Bridge Bungy is one of the world's highest commercial bridge bungy at 216 metres (709 ft) above the Bloukrans River. Sie liegt an der Nationalstraße N2 entlang der Garden Route und führt über den Bloukrans River. [1] It is situated at Bloukrans Bridge on the N2 Highway at the border between the Eastern Cape and the Western Cape in the Tsitsikamma area of South Africa's Garden Route. Zipline onto the world's best bungy bridge! [12], Coordinates: 33°57′55″S 23°38′50″E / 33.96528°S 23.64722°E / -33.96528; 23.64722, "Extreme Scene ref Worlds Highest Bridge Bungy", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bloukrans_Bridge_Bungy&oldid=937565713, Use South African English from February 2015, All Wikipedia articles written in South African English, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 25 January 2020, at 20:56. Bloukrans Bridge - Welthöchster Bungee Jumping Sprung (216m) Quellenhinweis Foto: Wikipedia Bungee-Jumping, von einer Brücke oder einer Plattform ins Leere springen, dabei „nur“ mit einem dickem elastischen Seil an den Fesseln befestigt sein, das ist wohl ein Erlebnis, das pures Adrenalin ausschüttet. [2][3][4], In 1990, the Bloukrans River Bridge became the first African bridge for bungee jumping. We have had a number of world records associated with Bloukrans. Hier kann man Ferngläser mieten, um die Springer genauer beobachten zu können. This will surely be one of the most amazing experiences of your life! Arrangements. Other terms & Conditions . Face Adrenalin has been operating the Bloukrans Bridge Bungy accident free since 1997. The walkway is bolted to the underside of the road deck 216 meters above the Bloukrans River with spectacular views and a final exposure to the full height of the bridge. ***All clients are requested to arrive on site one hour prior to the booked jump time. In 2003, Bloukrans bungy was recognised as the worlds highest commercial bungy jump. [11], A significant percentage of turnover has been paid over to the local community trust since 1998. Jetzt gibt es kein zurück mehr! 160m! Bloukrans Bridge is famously the world’s highest bridge bungy jump, located close to Nature’s Valley, along South Africa’s Garden Route. This will surely be one of the most amazing experiences of your life! Jumpers are secured in a full-body harness combined with an ankle connection. Veronica Dean-Boshoff set a world record for achieving 19 jumps in one hour on 9 May 2002. OK, wir sind auch schon aus 4500m Höhe aus einem Flugzeug in Neuseeland gesprungen, aber trotzdem pumpt das Adrenalin durch unsere Adern! Then you get to. Die Bloukrans Bridge ist eine Bogenbrücke mit einer freien Spannweite von 272 m, 40 km östlich von Plettenberg Bay, Südafrika. In 1990, the Bloukrans River Bridge became the first African bridge for bungee jumping. THE BLOUKRANS BUNGY EXPERIENCE. Die Brücke ist 216m hoch und nach unten geht es für uns ca. From there, it’s time for your bungy jump - the worlds best bungy! Recognised as the ‘highest bungee from a bridge’ in the world, Bloukrans Bungy uses pendulum bungee technology to ensure the smoothest, most comfortable bungee jump possible. The bungy jump takes place from the top of the arch of Africa’s biggest bridge. It has been operated by Face Adrenalin commercially since 1997. The record stood until 16 August 2008 when Mike Heard broke the record with 103 bungy jumps within 24 hours from Auckland's Harbour Bridge.[10]. The Bloukrans Bungy is the worlds highest commercial bungy bridge. The world record for the most bungy jumps in 24 hours was held by South African Bill Boshoff who performed 101 bungy jumps in 14 hours and 23 minutes at Bloukrans on 10 May 2002. Diese Bilder entstanden an der Bloukrans Bridge in Südafrika bei Plettenberg Bay. First of all, we offer you a, back up to the top of the arch after your jump. Zipline onto the world's best bungy bridge! It is also the highest commercial natural bungy jump in the World. [5], Mohr Keet set a Guinness World Record[6] as the oldest person to bungy jump when he jumped from Bloukrans Bridge on 6 April 2010 at the age of 96. *** Insgesamt trägt der Bungee Jump von der Bloukrans Bridge drei Weltrekorde. It is situated at Bloukrans Bridge on the N2 Highway at the border between the Eastern Cape and the Western Cape in the Tsitsikamma area of South Africa's Garden Route.It has been operated by Face Adrenalin commercially since 1997. [7][8], Scott Huntly broke the world record for the Most bungee jumps in a day when he jumped from Bloukrans Bridge 107 times in nine hours on 11 May 2011. All jumpers at Bloukrans are required to wear shoes to walk across the walkway. The Bloukrans River below forms the border between the Eastern Cape and Western Cape provinces and is located in the Tsitsikamma region of the Garden Route. Two more unique experiences happen in order to get you back to land.