According to one of our favorite travel experts, FOF Marybeth Bond, The Gutsy Traveler
, "The average adventure traveler is not a 28-year old male, but a 47-year old female. And she wears a size 12 dress."
Which wacky adventure hotel would you check into, FOFs?
ICEHOTEL in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden
Price (based on double room, per person/night): $184 - $663
-Inside the ICEHOTEL, the temperature is never colder than -5 degrees C to -8 degrees C.
-Guests sleep in a thermal sleeping bag on a special bed of snow and ice, on reindeer skins
-Each morning guests are awakened with a cup of hot lingonberry juice at their bedsides
-Breakfast buffet, winter overalls, boots, mittens, morning sauna and towels are included
Poseidon Undersea Resort in Istanbul, Turkey
Price (based on a seven day, six night all inclusive package for one person): $15,000 per person
-Private plane transportation from Nadi/Suva
-Four nights in a luxury beach or over-water villa
-Two nights in a luxury undersea suite
-Adventures such as diving onboard a luxury submarine outside the lagoon, an initiation to piloting a mini-sub, scuba diving and snorkeling, walks on lagoon floor with a Sea-Trek system
-Gourmet meals, drinks and wine-tasting classes
Safari-Land Resorts' Treehouse Hotel in Tamilnandu, India
-Transportation into the forest
-Adventures including safari, elephant rides, fishing, bonfire, visit to nearby mountain
-Hammocks and board games
Images via ICEHOTEL, Tranquil Resort, and Vagabondish