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Try Zorbing, Star Gazing, Hummer Ride, Rafting, Helicopter Flight & More!

PRAGUE, May 21, 2008 - Authentic adventures and adrenaline rush experiences await the intrepid in Prague.  The five-star MaMaison Pachtuv Palace, located near the Charles Bridge, has a choice of nine different experiences, guaranteed to make your hair stand on end!

"We want visitors to Prague to have a truly unique experience.  With this in mind, we have created some unusual adventures to choose from.  Participants must be in excellent health to enjoy the experiences.  Some of the side effects are big smiles and tears in the eyes from laughing so hard," says General Manager Guido Friedl.

Here are the choices:

Bubble-the successor of the Zorb:  Bubbling involves rolling around at speeds of up to 50km/hr downhill, enclosed in a three-meter transparent inflatable sphere.  Two two-hour rides in the Zorb for 1 person, 47 EUR ($72.85) per person.

Observe the Stars:  Visit Prague's Observatory, gaze at the stars and enjoy a one-hour public concert, magnificent view of Prague and a glass of champagne, 151 EUR ($234) per person.

Ride in a Hummer:  Ride in a Hummer along a special cross-country course with a professional driver, 45-50 minutes, 137 EUR ($212) per person.
Soar over Prague:  Take off in an American Robinson R-22 Beta II helicopter for 30 minutes over Prague, bring your camera, 252 EUR ($381) per person.

Rafting:  Rafting on the water canal Veltrusy with an experienced rafter, 5 hours, light snack, 1-5 people, 361 EUR ($560) for 1-5 persons.

Tandem paragliding & ride on a quadricycle:  Experience tandem paragliding and ride on a quadricycle through a forest, half day, 232 EUR ($360) per person.

Full day of tandem paragliding:  A full day of tandem paragliding, for those who like heights and fast rides, 154 EUR ($239) per person.

Flight simulator:  Take charge in the cockpit!  Fly a ULT 28 flight simulator, 60-90 minutes, 158 EUR ($245) per person.

Fly in a Russian Mi 8 helicopter:  Experience a legend among helicopters, the Mi 8, used for heavy machine transport and soldiers, to extinguish fires and build funiculars…holds 24 people, 30 minutes, 1575 EUR ($2,441) per person.

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