Frightening footage shows man jumping from chairlift into tiger enclosure

Terrifying CCTV footage from a Chinese Zoo has captured the moment a man jumped from a chairlift and onto a tiger enclosure below.

The man, who was reportedly ‘over come with excitement’ plummeted from his chair onto the protective net below, with the footage showing a tiger circling beneath him.

A zoo employee was able to isolate the tigers in another area before climbing up to retrieve the 40-year-old tourist.


The man was questioned by police, reportedly telling officers that a thrill of excitement ran through him as he was passing over the enclosure.