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Daredevils walk tightrope 1,200 feet above Alps

Daredevils walk tightrope 1,200 feet above Alps

WALK OF A LIFETIME: From 1,200 feet above the Alps. Photo: YouTube

From over 1,200 feet above the ground, Julien Millot and Tancrede Melet, two of the most skilled tightrope walkers in the world, walked a line on the Vanoise Express cable car between the snowy mountain caps of the French Alps.

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