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Nine of the Most Extreme Dining Experiences Money Can Buy

A bucket list of culinary experiences for those who love food and adventure in equal measure.
Source: Conrad Hotels & Resorts

Usually, being an adventurous eater means ordering offal, snakes, and game meats—or in Beijing, scorpion on a stick. But at these 10 spots, the adrenaline factor has nothing to do with what’s on the menu. When it comes to dining in a crane above the Acropolis or in the spray of a waterfall in the Philippines, you’ll need your sense of adventure just to get to the table. Next time you're craving an experience that'll make the hairs on your neck stand up, consider making a reservation ...

The Thrihnukagigur Volcano, in the Southern Peninsula of Iceland, might be dormant, but setting up for dinner in its cavernous magma chamber is still a thrill. According to the guides at Jacada Travel, one bespoke operator that can coordinate the experience, the space is large enough to hold three full-sized basketball courts or the Statue of Liberty tilted on her side. But it’ll be all yours—for a meal entirely of your design.