10/08/2010 08:05 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

10 Best Trips For Adrenaline-Rush Seekers (PHOTOS)

Face the facts: Your daily life probably doesn't include fleeing from ferocious animals or plummeting from great heights, and that's probably a good thing.

Traveling can afford you the time to relax and kick back on the beach, tour historic sites, and sample world cuisine, but it's also your opportunity to let your hair down and try something outside your comfort zone that gets the adrenaline flowing.

If you're the type that likes to challenge your fears, take a deep breath, get strapped in and feel the buzz as we take a ride through the thrill-seekers' bucket list, adapted from Lonely Planet's list of the Biggest Adrenaline Rushes.

Text and captions courtesy of Lonely Planet.

10 Biggest Adrenaline Rushes