Quick Answer: How Much Does It Cost To Skydive For The First Time??

Though the average cost of a tandem skydive in this area is $250, No Limits Skydiving provides tandem jumps starting at $220.

From the gear, to the plane, to the cost of qualified instructors, a tandem skydive can be costly.

How much does skydiving cost near me?

The cost of skydiving for the first time depends on how you choose to jump (spontaneous or with a reservation), and if you’re going alone or with a group. The average price of a skydive is around $300, which buys you a tandem jump, attached to a highly experienced instructor.31 Oct 2017

Can you skydive at 16 in California?

The minimum age to go skydiving is 16 years old. If you’re aged between 16 and 18, you’ll need the signed consent of a parent or legal guardian. There is no maximum age to go skydiving.12 Feb 2018

How much does it cost to skydive by yourself?

Tandem skydive: $120-250 (includes all necessary equipment, but not a tip for your instructor, which is usually 10-20%). Solo skydive: $80-120 or as low as $25 if you have your own equipment and only need the ride up (remember, you have to have been trained already and be USPA certified).31 May 2016

How dangerous is skydiving?

According to the United States Parachuting Association, there are an estimated 3 million jumps per year, and the fatality count is only 21 (for 2010). That’s a 0.0007% chance of dying from a skydive, compared to a 0.0167% chance of dying in a car accident (based on driving 10,000 miles).

How long does it take to skydive from 30000 feet?

Once falling at terminal velocity you will be covering a distance of approximately 1000 feet every 6.5 seconds. Your tandem instructor will deploy the parachute at 5000 feet, meaning on a 14000 feet tandem skydive you’ll have around 60 seconds of adrenalin fuelled freefall.

How much do you tip for skydiving?

Officially, it’s like this: Tipping is always appreciated, but it’s never expected. To be specific: If you loved your skydive, a 20% cash tip for your hardworking tandem instructor and hawk-eyed videographer would send them doing gleeful cartwheels across the packing area and probably earn you a friend for life.

How much is it to sky dive?

The price of a tandem skydive in the UK is ~£199 to £318. The price of a skydive is based on the height of your jump, safety & training, the customer experience and group discounts.

At what age can you skydive?

If you are over 16, (minimum age), and under 18, you will require parent/guardian permission. There is no maximum age for Tandem skydiving however the maximum age for AFF courses is 55 years old. We personally recommend the Tandem jump to everybody except those that believe they want to take up the sport of skydiving.