Adventures

10 of the Most Extreme Adventure Travel Destinations in the World

Atacama Desert (Chile)
What makes it extreme: Driest place in the world
Atacama Desert

Angel Falls, Venezuela
What makes it extreme: Highest uninterrupted waterfall on Earth
Angel Falls

Dead Sea (Israel and Jordan)
What makes it extreme: The lowest point on dry land
Jordan Dead Sea

Chimborazo (Ecuador)
What makes it extreme: Its peak is the farthest point from the Earth’s center
Chimborazo

Lut Desert (Iran)
What makes it extreme: Hottest place on earth
Lut Desert

Mawsynram (India)
What makes it extreme: Wettest place in the world

Mount Everest (Tibet and Nepal)
What makes it extreme: Highest mountain in the world
Mount Everest

Oymyakon (Russia)
What makes it extreme: The world’s coldest inhabited place
Oymyakon

Salar De Uyuni (Bolivia)
What makes it extreme: The flattest place in the world
Salar De Uyuni

Tristan de Cunha (UK)
What makes it extreme: Remotest inhabited island in the world