We will pick you up at your hotel anywhere in Interlaken or at one of the train stations. Of course you can come with your own transport as well, we have lots of free parking available at our drop zone.
After filling out some paper work you can choose your video and picture options (no pre booking required for the video and pictures) you can pay the outstanding balance, cash or credit card accepted.
One of our staff members will get you ready with a skydiving suit and harness. In the winter time we provide gloves if you don’t have your own. When the whole group is ready we will first give the safety instructions and then practice the freefall position and landing. if you have any questions this is the right moment to ask!
A short five minute drive from the drop zone is the Helicopter Port, once we are there we will double check the equipment, take pictures or/and tape a little inteview. We then board the helicopter in teams of two.
Enjoy and relax on the scenic flight over the beautiflul landscape up to alltidude. As soon it is time for action your instructor will let you know.
It is very normal to be nervous before your first jump, but as soon you leave the Helicopter you will leave your fear far behind and start to enjoy the amazing feeling of freefall. The body size will influence the freefall speed, the smaller the slower, the bigger the faster, in general it is around 45sec.The gentle parachute ride takes about 5 to 8 minutes before we land as briefed.
After your jump, pictures or the edited video will be ready in less than 15 minutes. You can watch it with your friends on the big screen and when you are ready we will drop you off around Interlaken or at your Hotel.
Yes, weight limit 100kg or 220lbs. Body proportion and general fitness may influence a safe landing. You should be able to lift your legs for landing. Final decision we will make on spot.
Bad weather happens. Call and we discuss the options. Deposit will be refunded in case we decide not to jump due to bad weather
There is no age limit. Your body has to fit the harness and be in good health. Under 18 years needs parental consent
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
Yes, free of charge
2-3 hrs, expect delays due to weather and your friends jumping first
Yes, pictures and videos are options, see under prices / options, no prebooking required, we can show you when we meet.
Because of safety reasons no wrist or helmet cameras such as Go Pro’s allowed.
If you don’t breathe you get in trouble 🙂 and if you talk, you breathe!
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
Yes, the guests’ height limit is 195 cm or 76 inches
The body size will influence the freefall speed, the smaller the slower, the bigger the faster, in general it is around 45sec.
The gentle parachute ride takes about 5 to 8 minutes before we land as briefed.
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.
Generally speaking, you can talk, but since freefall speeds reach up to 120mph, the wind passing by makes it difficult to hear.
All our tandem masters are licensed, highly professional and have years of experience.
No. Therefore, you will be asked to fill out a release of liability before you jump. This is standard procedure at any skydiving center.
Yes, we accept most major credit cards and debit cards but you can pay also in cash
Requirements: Minimum USPA -B- licence, 100 jumps. Registration, Introduction, ground transport to heli, per slot CHF 95. Bring your own gear, no rentals.
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