Number 6. Nepal draws thousands of visitors each year most notably because it has eight of the tallest mountains on the planet, with Mount Everest being the most famous. Although mountaineering is the most popular activity here you can also go hot air ballooning, motor cycling, bungee jumping, and paragliding. Visiting the Terai, and it's national parks will allow you to go safari on the back of an elephant or in a 4x4 to see Tigers, Rhinos and crocodiles.
Number 7. Croatia is another popular spot because of it's terrain which ranges from low mountains, highlands to flat plains. Popular activities here are adventure racing, climbing, spelunking, horse riding, hunting, camping, and hiking, water activities range from sailing to diving, canoeing, and kayaking. Many that visit here for the first time promise to return.
Number 8. Brazil is more for the hot weather adventurer with beautiful beaches, jungles and the Amazon river. You can explore the jungle on foot with a guide, by river or both. If, you have the time, surfing is by far the most popular water activity, but there are dozens more like sailing, fishing, and wind surfing. The national park boasts over 1000 different species of bird, and you have a rare chance to see Caimans, Capybara and even Jaguars.
Number 9. Australia is the number one choice of many adventure lovers simply because however long your vacation is, it's just not long enough. You can scuba dive the great barrier reef, climb Ayres Rock, visit the outback, watch the mist lift from the Blue Mountains in the morning, or even climb the Sydney Harbor Bridge. There are zoos with their unusual wildlife, much of which is unique only to this country, or you can check out the aboriginal culture.
Number 10. New Zealand is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. For a surprisingly small island it has huge potential for the adventure lover as it has mountains, coastlines, rivers, and volcanoes. This leads to the activities you can do here and it's quite a list. For that reason, we'll just list the most popular starting with white water rafting, then you have heli-skiing, ice climbing, trekking, climbing, spelunking, and rafting. New Zealand has one of the top diving destinations in the world, and some hot dive spots are Fiord land and Stewart Island, Bay of Islands and The Poor Knights.
If, your an adventure lover this list should have helped you narrow your search for your next destination. Something a little more daring than last time, somewhere hot, or somewhere cold, or just something totally different for a change. Our list has something for everyone, no matter what type of adventure your after.