Tandem Skydiving

From: $209   

Location(s):

Jamul, CA

Availability:

Year-Round:
Daily - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
*4:00 PM in summer months

Imagine jumping from an airplane, flying 14,000 feet above San Diego and soaring through the air for up to 9,000 feet at 120 MPH!
  • All instructors are certified by the United States Parachute Association
  • DeHavilland Twin Otter plane is capable of carrying 23 jumpers to 13,000 feet in 10 minutes
  • Stunning views include the ocean, downtown San Diego, Coronado Island, the San Ysidro Mt Range, and more
  • 60 seconds of freefall!


More detailed description >

Description:

As your Super Twin Otter reaches 14,000 feet your instructor tells you its time. Your heart starts pounding from the adrenaline and excitement as you inch closer to the open aircraft door.

You peer over the edge and then, in a split second, you are on the most exciting thrill ride of your life with an expert instructor at your side.

As you fly through clouds at over 120 mph, for a full minute, you feel a complete and total sense of freedom not found anywhere else in the world.

Once the canopy opens, and your parachute deploys, you can take in views of the Pacific Ocean, downtown San Diego, Coronado Island, the San Ysidro Mt Range, and more, as you glide smoothly towards the ground.

All tandem jumpmasters have earned USPA's highest rating and have 1,000's of jumps to their credit. Many of the staff members are the same instructors that teach the U.S. Navy SEAL's and Special Forces, you are in good hands!

Take pride in knowing you have accomplished what less than 1% of the world has ever done!



Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • Participants must be at least 18 years of age and weigh no more than 230 pounds
  • A DVD is available for an additional cost on the day of you jump

Please Note: Due to the volatility of fuel costs, participants may be responsible for a $10 surcharge payable to the experience provider on the day of the jump.

Duration:
Plan on spending approximately 3-4 hours at the skydive center.

Maximum Participants:
1 person per jump, with up to 23 participants in the plane at one time.

Spectators:
Family and friends are welcome to come watch.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing, closed toe shoes are requirement. A jump suit and helmet will be provided.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 3-5 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 72 hours prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider

Experience ID:
AIR-SDI-0019



View FAQ's >

  1. Can I jump with my friends?
    Yes! Sharing the experience with your friends and family is fantastic. Up to 23 jumpers can go up in the plane at one time.
  2. What should I wear?
    Wear comfortable clothing and athletic shoes.On warm sunny days you may choose to jump in shorts and a t-shirt. On cooler days long pants and a long sleeved shirt or sweatshirt may be appropriate. Closed toe shoes are required.
  3. What will the skydive feel like?
    The sensation of freefall is more like flying than falling and the parachute flight is quiet and inspiring.
  4. How long does the skydive last?
    The turbine aircraft takes you to an exit altitude of 13,000 feet which means your freefall will last approximately 1 minute and the parachute flight will be from 5 to 7 minutes.
  5. Can I get video or pictures of the experience?

    Yes, you will be able to purchase a picture/video package on the date of your experience for an additional cost. Package rates are subject to change, but the basic video package is $59 and is taken by a wrist mounted digital video camera, where your instructor captures the excitement of your skydive up close and personal. The other option is the Deluxe Video and Stills for $109 where an outside camera flier wears a helmet mounted with a digital video camera and a digital still camera, shooting video and pictures of your jump.

Customer Reviews:

  • Tandem Skydiving

  • August 18, 2015

  • 4

  • San Diego

"It was a wonderful time. My only negative was that it was busy and it was hard to know when you were called --- especially if you returned to the car to put stuff away and people were called."

  • Tandem Skydiving

  • August 19, 2013

  • 5

  • San Diego

"This was a wonderful experience from the first phone call to the end. I lost my confirmation email because I booked many months ahead, but it was simple to have it resent and worked through. Both my husband and I enjoyed our jumps and were very pleased with our instructors. My instructor was Roberto, and he made my experience really fun and helped me remain calm. Super great guy!"

  • Tandem Skydiving

  • November 16, 2011

  • 5

  • San Diego

"Johnny Minos was my skydive instructor. He was amazing and made the experience all the more worth it. I would not hesitate to do this again and to jump with him."