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Adrenaline High: Adventure Travel Quiz
by Staff
Adventure travel is one of the fastest growing segments of the tourism industry. What might inspire an accountant to travel to the Amazon River for a journey into the heart of darkness?

When was the first adventure travel company founded?

  • 1976
  • 1967
  • 1984

How much does a civilian citizen have to pay to travel into outer space?

  • $5 million
  • $20 million
  • $30 million

What percentage of adults have been on an adventure tour or vacation?

  • 20 percent
  • 10 percent
  • 5 percent

What Billy Crystal movie was centered around an adventure tour?

  • "When Harry Met Sally"
  • "Running Scared"
  • "City Slickers"

On a safari, which of the following animals is not a part of the "big five"?

  • lion
  • buffalo
  • giraffe

Which of the following destinations is not in the top five for adventure travelers?

  • Taj Mahal
  • Great Pyramids of Egypt
  • Antarctic expedition

Which of the following is not one of the seven natural world wonders?

  • Grand Canyon
  • Machu Picchu
  • Great Barrier Reef

How long is Australia's Great Barrier Reef?

  • more than 1,600 miles (2,574 km)
  • more than 1,800 miles (2,896 km)
  • more than 2,500 miles (4,023 km)

What's the number one adventure destination worldwide?

  • Taj Mahal
  • Great Wall of China
  • Great Pyramids of Egypt

Adventure tours are a very popular with divorcee's. Two-thirds of all divorces are initiated by which family member?

  • women
  • men
  • children