Sure, the world is full of surprises and has a lot to do. From water rides in Venice to mountain climbing in the Netherlands, there are millions of cheap thrills on-board to experience. We’ve helped thousands of passionate travellers to choose & plan an affordable trip to their designed destinations through the handy travel tips & ideas. But today, we will neither hang upon a tourist guide nor amazing facts. Instead, we have put together a long list of most adventurous gondola rides in the world to experience once in your life. We can lay a bet that you’ll experience exactly the kind of thrill you’ve been waiting for.
With millions of traveling ideas in the world, we have shifted our eyes to these 6 of the world’s most epic, yet scenic cable cars & gondola rides for the most stimulating rides in the world. Whether you have tried Bugatti Chiron Super Sport—fastest car in the world 2020 or Formula Rossa—fastest roller coaster ride in the world, fastest among all the adventurous rides in the world. You’ll still crave for the speed. Though these gondola rides won’t meet that speed, but can stimulate your body & mind with an adventurous, yet stomach-dropping ride.
So, if your boots weren’t designed for walking up miles to climb up mountains, scenic gondola rides are ready to take you through the Alps and green lush meadows for the most spellbinding top-of-the-world views. Get ready with your upgraded camera to admire the most stunning view of Mother Nature.
1. Titlis Rotair, Switzerland
Hold your breath to experience the most stimulating gondola rides inside the world’s one & only rotating gondola or cable car rides. Of course, it is in the foothills of the Swiss Alps because the adventure begins from here. Operates at a high altitude nearly 10,000 feet above sea level, it takes almost 5-minutes to hit the top of one among the highest peaks in the world—Mount Titlis and offers a completely bewitching picture of steep rock cliffs, deep crevasses and snow laden mountain peaks of the largest glaciers in the Europe.
2. Aiguille Du Midi, France
Probably the highest vertical-ascent cable car in the world, it helps over millions of visitors every year to please through the most spectacular views of the snow capped mountain peaks by sending them from 3,400 feet in Chamonix, France to over 12,000 feet at the upper cliffs of Aiguille Du Midi—at the closest point of Mont Blanc without taking a single step. This 20-minute ride covers some of the most scenic views of lush meadows in the world.
3. Peak 2 Peak Gondola, Canada
Adventure-seekers can take this way from Whistler to Blackcomb without actually hitting the Black Diamond slopes of British Columbia’s most popular ski destinations. The peak 2 peak gondola offers a free span ride of 2,73 miles between two of the world’s most significant mountain peaks—it’s a record-holding ride stretch & runs 1.88 miles. This epic gondola ride offers extraordinary views of the landscapes when the winter’s snow covers the ground.
4. Cape Town, South Africa
Connecting one to another peak of the iconic Table Mountain sits in the city bowl. It is perhaps the best way to experience Cape Town in South Africa. This gentle ride is one among the state-of art gondola rides in the world. It offers a surrounding 360° stunning view from the mountain peak. It takes just 5-minutes from the foothills to hilltop for mesmerizing views of splendid valley. Well, the best time to take this gondola ride is the evening when the sun says bye-bye and the sky goes purple.
5. Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
Preserving the grace of India’s most beautiful “City of Lakes” Udaipur is completely mind-boggling. And the land of well-preserved architecture and royal legacy of India, Rajasthan offers the most beautiful gondola rides in India come after Darjeeling’s ropeway. Offering the most stimulating views of tree-lined lush green hills in the Western Ghats of India, Udaipur Cable Car is perhaps the most affordable and effective way to experience the true delight of Mother Nature. Also, you can enjoy a lovely smoothie at the hilltop cafe in Udaipur, Rajasthan. This open-air deck takes hardly 10 minutes to reach from bottom to top, and of course, you need to wait for an hour before it’s your turn to explore the dazzle of Rajasthan.
6. Gulmarg, Kashmir, India
There is a beautiful & satisfying quote about this picturesque land, saying “If There Is a Heaven on Earth, It’s here… It’s here… It’s here.” Gulmarg, Kashmir is one of the most popular ski destinations in India comes after Shimla & Manali and rest of other ski destinations in India. Famous for its wondrous snowfall and off-pastel trails in the backcountry. One of the major attractions in Gulmarg is this Cable Car, Gondola and the ride beings at almost 2,900 metres, then 3,350 metres where you can change the station or lap the journey for capturing snow capped mountain peaks in your camera and then the ride continues to reach 4,000 metres above sea level and offer panoramic views of snow laden peaks associated with autumn leaves, and of course, the advent of springs.
These are some of the most adventuresome Cable Cars & Gondola Rides in the world offering most stimulating rides. From splendid mountainous views to panoramic views of lush meadows of Canada, these gondola rides are just perfect to fit everyone’s journey. Get ready with your hiking kit and upgraded camera to explore some of the most wonderful destinations in the world from the top.