When Vacations Attack!

  • 2010
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

True stories of tourists whose dream getaways turned into nightmares.

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Saving a Humpback Whale
Whale watchers rescue a humpback whale that's entangled in a fishing net.
Elephant Assault in Zimbabwe
An angry mother gets separated from her baby, and charges at tourists.
A Calf's Icy Rescue
See the remarkable rescue to save a calf stranded in the middle of an icy pond.
Massive Wave Hits Beach
A massive wave gives beachgoers at Half Moon Bay, CA, quite a shock.
Kona Vine Snap
In Hawaii, a tourist finds out the hard way that he isn't Tarzan.
Whale Traps Woman Underwater
A whale locks a woman in his jaws underwater.
Fishing Line Hooks Woman's Eye
A fishing trip goes grim when a woman's fishing line hooks her eye.
The Alligator Cat
Mugsy, a brave kitten, protects his chicken dinner from an alligator.
Girl Paralyzed by Fear
A family trip traumatizes a girl, who has an uncontrollable fear of heights.
Tiny Bear Cubs
Driving through Yosemite, tourists come across an adorable site.
Swallowed Up by an Avalanche
Skiers frantically dig out their friend after an avalanche in Haines, AL.
Harrowing Lake Vacation
A mother of two is endangered when she rides a zip-line that snaps.
Surviving a Crash Landing
A plane's engine stalls forcing a pilot to crash land in Lake Erie.
Snowboarder Survives Sinkhole
A snowboarder survives being buried upside down in a sinkhole.
Stuck in a Crevice
An 11-year-old boy falls 30 feet and is sinking with every breath.
Collision in Austrian Alps
A skier and snowboarder accidently slam into each other while skiing downhill.
Giraffe Fight Gets Wild
Tourists encounter a giraffe fight on a safari in Tanzania.
Grandma Takes a Risky Jump
A California grandmother finds thrills and danger when she tries skydiving.
Surfer Breaks His Back
A man jumps off his surfboard while inside the barrel, and breaks his back.
Hitting More Than the Links
A woman loses control of a golf cart twice, during a family outing in San Diego.
Fire and Ice
A woman gets a bit too close to a flame when she wins an ice sculpture contest.
Gator Bites Handler
Spectators rescue a gator handler when an alligator chomps down on his hand.
Racing From Death
A friendly snowmobile competition leads to a dangerous avalanche at Yellowstone.
A Skydiver's Hard Landing
A skydiver miscalculates his landing and hits the ground hard in Dallas.
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  • Premiered: November 28, 2010
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: True stories of tourists whose dream getaways turned into nightmares. (more)

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