Helicopter Skydiving in Switzerland

Skydives with Scenic Flights included

SKYDIVE IN SWITZERLAND

Welcome to Skydive Interlaken, Switzerland's premier destination for unparalleled skydiving experiences. Nestled in the heart of the Swiss Alps, we specialize in offering extraordinary helicopter skydives and other air activities in Switzerland.

Skydives and Scenic Flights in Switzerland

Join us at Skydive Interlaken to experience the ultimate adventure - an incredible scenic helicopter flight coupled with the exhilaration of freefall and a breathtaking canopy flight amongst the most majestic landscapes in Switzerland. Our helicopter skydives take place in Interlaken, nestled between two lakes with the Swiss Alps as a dramatic backdrop, in Lauterbrunnen with its cascading waterfalls, towering cliffs, and snow-capped peaks, and in Grindelwald, with the striking North Face of the Eiger towering high over the landscape.

For those who prefer a more tranquil experience, scenic helicopter flights offer a mesmerizing view of Switzerland’s iconic landscapes - soar over the famous trio of the Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau, Interlaken’s vibrant lakes, or high over the meandering valleys below and gain a unique perspective of Switzerland’s incredible landscape.

Destination

Discover the enchantment of Interlaken, Lauterbrunnen, and Grindelwald, three of Switzerland's most stunning locations for skydiving, each offering its own unique allure. Interlaken, a jewel nestled between lakes and mountains, provides a vibrant setting for adrenaline-fueled adventures, while the dramatic beauty of Lauterbrunnen, with its captivating waterfalls and sheer cliffs, offers a skydiving experience immersed in the mountains like no other. Grindelwald, overlooked by the majestic Eiger North Face, offers an unforgettable experience where rolling hills and towering peaks meet. Explore these destinations in more depth and find out why they are considered the pinnacle of skydiving and adventure in Switzerland.

The Best Swiss Activities

Check out some of our handpicked activties that we love! Dive into the pinnacle of adventure with our select skydiving experiences at Skydive Interlaken. Each curated highlight, from the adrenaline-packed Helicopter Skydive in Interlaken to the breathtaking vistas of the Lauterbrunnen jump, offers a unique path to the skies. Discover some of our most popular adventures and why they're renowned as the best in Switzerland.

SKYDIVE INTERLAKEN REVIEWS

Still not sure about jumping with us? Take a look at what other adventure seekers have to say about their experience at Skydive Interlaken.

Any questions? Here you get the answer

  • Is there a weight limit?

    The basic requirement for a parachute jump is good physical condition. Skydive Interlaken reserves the right to refuse to allow a client to make a jump if there are safety concerns, even if the limits described below are respected.
    Women:
    Weight: 90.0 kg/ 198.0 lbs or less.
    BMI: 27.5 or less.

    Men:
    Weight: 100.0 kg/220 lbs or less.
    BMI: 30.0 or less.

    Guest Height: Max. 195cm / 76″

  • What about bad weather?

    Bad weather happens. Call and we discuss the options. Deposit will be refunded in case we decide not to jump due to bad weather

  • How old do I have to be?

    Minimum age is 12 years. Your body has to fit the harness and be in good health. Under 18 years needs parental consent

  • What do I need to wear?

    Sneakers, t-shirt, jeans or shorts in summer. Bring windstopper and gloves in winter. You’ll get a jump suit, goggles, gloves and if desired a hat

  • Do you pick us up at the Hotel or Interlaken train station?

    Yes, free of charge, but only from Interlaken

  • How long will it take?

    2-3 hrs, expect delays due to weather and your friends jumping first

  • Can I get my skydive filmed?

    Yes, pictures and videos are options, see under prices / options, no prebooking required, we can show you when we meet.

  • Can I bring my own camera?

    Because of safety reasons no wrist or helmet cameras such as Go Pro’s allowed.

  • Can I breathe or talk in freefall?

    If you don’t breathe you get in trouble 🙂 and if you talk, you breathe!

  • What happens if the parachute doesn't open?

    There is a back up chute and an Automatic Activation Device. It even opens the reserve parachute if your tandemmaster is not able to do it selfs

  • Is there a height limit?

    The basic requirement for a parachute jump is good physical condition. Skydive Interlaken reserves the right to refuse to allow a client to make a jump if there are safety concerns, even if the limits described below are respected.
    Women:
    Weight: 90.0 kg/ 198.0 lbs or less.
    BMI: 27.5 or less.

    Men:
    Weight: 100.0 kg/220 lbs or less.
    BMI: 30.0 or less.

    Guest Height: Max. 195cm / 76″

  • How long will I be in freefall?

    The body size will influence the freefall speed, the smaller the slower, the bigger the faster, in general it is around 45sec.

  • How long is the parachute ride?

    The gentle parachute ride takes about 5 to 8 minutes before we land as briefed.

  • Can I talk under the parachute?

    Once you get under canopy it becomes very quiet and you can talk normally to your instructor as you glide back to the landing area.

  • Can we talk in freefall?

    Generally speaking, you can talk, but since freefall speeds reach up to 120mph, the wind passing by makes it difficult to hear.

  • Are your instructors licensed?

    All our tandem masters are licensed, highly professional and have years of experience.

  • Do you have insurance?

    No. Therefore, you will be asked to fill out a release of liability before you jump. This is standard procedure at any skydiving center.

  • Do you accept credit cards?

    Yes, we accept most major credit cards and debit cards but you can pay also in cash

  • Fun Jumper

    On every helicopter Tandem Load we have always one seat free for a Funjumper, the Price is CHF 95.00. Minimum requirements are 500 jumps and B-Licence and valid insurance for Switzerland. We don’t rent any gear. You can rent a helicopter yourself for CHF 575.00 per Load (5 Funjumpers).

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What's so special about jumping from a helicopter?

The best and only way to see the Alps up close is with a scenic helicopter flight — this why at Skydive Interlaken they are our choice of aircraft. View Helicopter

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WHY US

At Skydive Interlaken we pride ourselves on having a friendly, relaxed atmosphere while offering a very unique experience. The only way to maneuver through valleys, glaciers and high mountain peaks is with a helicopter, and this is why at Skydive Interlaken we choose to jump from these aircraft. This makes it very special and rare as there are not may other dropzones around the world that jump solely from a helicopter.

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You will feel at home here at Skydive Interlaken with our friendly professionals who are happy to share this experience with you.

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