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CHONGQING (Web Desk) – A cable car deemed the steepest in Asia has opened to members of the public in Wuling Mountain near Chongqing, south-west China.

The vertigo-inducing cableway, named ‘Wuling Master’, is 1,751 feet long with an incredible climbing angle of 42 degrees, the People’s Daily Online reports.

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According to a spokesman at the Wuling Mountain Great Rift Valley association, the maximum global standard is 45 degrees whereas the climbing angle of the cable car is 42 degrees.

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This new attraction also has a vertical drop of around 984 feet.

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In January 2016, a bridge suspended above the Qianjiang Guanyin Canyon and measuring five miles long, opened to tourists.

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The long walkway is thought to have cost 600 million yuan (£63 million) to build.

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