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Skydive Switzerland Tickets: Tandem Skydive from 13,000 Ft

CHF 395
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  • When in Interlaken, experience the one activity on everyone's bucket list: skydiving - only this time with the gorgeous Swiss Alps enveloping you.
  • You'll get briefed on the safety instructions and other do's and don'ts beforehand from your trusted instructor, who will also accompany you.
  • A 15-minute scenic flight will take you up to the ideal altitude. Gaze out at Interlaken's lakes and the famous peaks of the Alps, Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau around you.
  • Jump out of the plane and freefall for 45 seconds straight from an altitude of 4,000 meters at 200 km/hr!
  • When the parachute finally deploys, take a deep breath and enjoy the canopy ride down, drinking in remarkable alpine views.
  • 12-17 year olds need to either be accompanied by a parent, or a parent needs to sign the waiver on their child's behalf before the day of the activity.
  • Minimum height of 1.4m and minimum weight of 40 kg applies to everyone. The maximum weight limit is 105 kg (including clothes & shoes).
  • All guests will be required to sign a waiver upon arrival.
  • This activity is highly weather-dependent.
  • In case your experience gets canceled, guests will be contacted and rescheduled.
  • Outside food and drinks are allowed. There is also a vending machine on-site with snacks and drinks.
  • Recommended attire: comfortable weather-appropriate clothing & closed shoes.
  • Pickups are offered from hotels, hostels, and train stations. This does not include private residences and Airbnbs.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 48 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Interlaken, a Swiss town surrounded by Lake Thun and Lake Brienz, offers lots of interesting activities and is the best place for skydiving in Switzerland. Enjoy the stunning views of the Swiss Alps as you jump from a height of 13,000 feet with the Interlaken Skydive facility!

Why Go Skydiving in Interlaken, Switzerland?

  • The adventure capital of Switzerland, Interlaken, is surrounded by natural beauty including the two alpine lakes and the magical Swiss Alps. And the best way to enjoy this scenery is by skydiving in Interlaken!
  • Tick off skydiving in Switzerland from your bucket list by experiencing a free fall from over 13,000 feet.
  • Enjoy a bird’s eye view of Lake Thun and Lake Brienz along with the three famous peaks of the Swiss Alps - Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau.

Interlaken Skydive Location

Interlaken Skydive

Plane Skydiving from Reichenbach im Kandertal

Skydive Switzerland Drop Zone at Reichenbach im Kandertal Drop Zone offers gorgeous views of the two Interlaken lakes and the enchanting Swiss Alps. Jump from a height of 13,000 feet or more to enjoy the adrenaline rush as you freefall at over 120 miles per hour. Turn your dreams into reality, by skydiving in Switzerland, for a lifetime memory!

Distance From Interlaken: 27.4 km, approximately 26 minutes
Skydive Center: Flugplatz, 3713 Reichenbach im Kandertal, Switzerland

Please Note: We are the official resellers of Skydive Switzerland

Skydiving for the First Time? Go Tandem Skydiving in Interlaken

Tandem skydive, is the perfect activity for newbie divers who want to experience a free fall from a great height. You are accompanied by a skydiving instructor who is certified and knows how to make this entire adventure more comfortable for you.

What is Tandem Skydiving?

Tandem skydiving is the answer to first-time skydivers' stress towards the sport. When you opt for tandem skydiving in Interlaken, you are attached via a harness to a professional, licensed skydiver for the jump. They will be in control of the jump, allowing you to enjoy the stunning views around you. You just need to attend the 30-minutes of the training session where you learn about the safe body movements and a few safety rules before you are set to skydive!

Interlaken Skydive Highlights

Interlaken Skydive

Interlaken Skydive Inclusions & Facilities

  • Round-trip transfers from designated meeting points
  • Skydiving equipment
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Use of lockers & restrooms
  • Expert tandem master

Pick up service:

Pickups are offered from hotels, hostels, and train stations. This does not include private residences and Airbnbs.

How to select my boarding point?

  • Once you select the date and time of your choice. On the next step of booking, you will get to choose your pickup and drop-off location.
  • On the day of your tour, please wait outside your hotel 10-15 min prior to your scheduled departure.
  • Our driver will pick you up in our minibus.

Train Stations

Interlaken Ost train station

  • If you choose to get picked up at the Interlaken Ost train station, make sure you wait in front of the big Coop Supermarket.
  • This is located directly across from the station.

Get Directions to the Pickup Point.

Interlaken West train station

  • If you choose to get picked up at the Interlaken West train station, make sure you wait in front of the Swisscom phone shop.
  • This is located directly across from the station.

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No Transfers

  • If you opt for no transfers, drive down directly to the drop zone.
  • Make your way to the Skydive Switzerland Dropzone.

Get Directions to the Drop Zone.

What to Expect on Your First Skydive Tandem Fall in Interlaken

1. Skydive slot availability depends on weather

A lot of factors play a role in skydiving, the weather being the most important one. This is why it is possible that your skydiving session might get rescheduled due to slot availability and weather conditions.

2. Before the skydive

It is normal to be excited about this activity, but make sure you get enough rest the day before your skydive. This will help you stay fresh and alert during the activity. Don’t forget to eat a healthy breakfast to keep up your energy. Adorn comfortable attire and carry extra layers in case you feel cold later on.

3. Arrival at skydive facility

Your Interlaken Skydiving experience will begin once you reach the facility. Once you arrive at the dropzone, you will have to complete our waiver form and fill out your video or photo order form.

4. Training Session

During the mandatory short training session, you will be introduced to an expert skydiving instructor. They will guide you through the safety procedures and answer all the queries that you might have about the entire experience. After the quick briefing session, you will be geared up with a harness and other skydiving equipment. In the meanwhile, you can get your photos and videos shot by a professional cameraman as part of the media package.

5. Gearing up and technical checks

Arrive at the boarding area and wait for the safety check of the plane and the skydiving equipment. Once everything is ready, you can board the plane and slowly ascend to the exit height. You will be attached to your skydiving trainer via a harness. After checking the conditions and the skydiving equipment one final time, you will be asked to jump from your plane with the instructor.

6. The Tandem Fall

The free-fall after the jump will last for 45 seconds, allowing you enough time to enjoy this exhilarating feeling. As soon as you reach 5,000 feet, the professional instructor will open the parachute so that you both gently soar in the sky for the next 5-7 minutes.

7. Landing

In the final stage of landing, enjoy the stunning panoramic view of the gorgeous scenery around you as you slowly float back to the base. Once you reach the ground you can get out of your skydiving gear and take your
shuttle back to Interlaken as soon as everyone is back on the ground. We will send videos and photos via email.

Requirements and Safety Measures for Tandem Skydiving in Interlaken

Skydiving in Interlaken
Age Limit

For tandem skydiving in Interlaken, participants must be minimum of 12 years of age. Skydive Switzerland requires the parents or guardians to provide written consent for participants that are aged between 12 and 18 years.

Body Weight

Visitors need to weigh at least 40 kg and less than 105 kg to participate in the Interlaken Skydiving experience. You also need to have a minimum of 1.4 m height to be eligible for the activity. Pregnant women and people with serious heart conditions should avoid skydiving.

What to Wear

Divers are advised to wear comfortable clothing with closed shoes. Dress for the weather and bring gloves with you if it is a chilly day. You will be wearing a light jumpsuit over your clothes so make sure you don’t wear extremely loose clothes that could get stuck in the jumpsuit.

What to Eat

We recommend having something light to eat before the skydive so that you don’t have an empty stomach. Also, don’t consume alcohol or narcotics up to 8 hours before your jump. Avoid scuba diving up to 24 hours prior to the dive.

Weather

Skydiving in Interlaken is a weather-dependent sport and the weather changes quickly in the mountains. Your skydiving activity could get canceled or rescheduled due to rain, fog, clouds, snow, or wind. If you travel from further away, you can contact skydive Switzerland about the weather before leaving for the dropzone You can book your skydiving experience in Interlaken all year round.

Plan Your Interlaken Skydiving Experience

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Best Time to Skydive in Interlaken

Skydiving in Switzerland is open year-round but the winter season is the best time to enjoy this adventure. From December to February, the entire scenery of Interlaken resembles a fairytale-like place with the views of the snow-covered Swiss Alps mountain peaks to enjoy.

If there is any change due to weather, skydive Switzerland will inform you beforehand and help you with rescheduling your slot to another time or day.

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Tips for Skydiving in Interlaken

  • Get a proper night’s rest the day before your skydive slot so that you can enjoy the activity the next day.
  • Avoid overeating or starving yourself before the activity. Replenish your energy throughout the day to enjoy this experience.
  • Dress comfortably and according to the weather and wear closed shoes. If you are skydiving in Interlaken in winters, then carry a pair of gloves with you.
Skydive Interlaken
Interlaken Skydive

Address: 3713 Reichenbach im Kandertal, Switzerland
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Interlaken skydiving center has one major drop zone in Reichenbach im Kandertal. This facility offers solo skydiving and tandem skydiving options for both experienced and first-time divers, respectively.

Reichenbach im Kandertal Drop Zone 

Experience the thrill of freefalling at 120 miles per hour from a height of over 13,000 feet as you take in the bird’s eye view of Lake Thun, Lake Brienz, and the stunning Swiss Alps!

All Questions Answered about Skydiving in Interlaken

Where can I skydive in Interlaken?

You can go Skydiving with Skydive Switzerland in Reichenbach im Kandertal, just 20 km outside Interlaken.

Is skydiving in Interlaken available now?

Yes, you can go skydiving in Interlaken all year round.

Can I book online tickets to go skydiving in Interlaken?

Yes. You can book online tickets to go skydiving in Interlaken.

How much does it cost to skydive in Interlaken Switzerland?

Skydiving in Interlaken starts at CHF 395

Can you skydive over the Swiss Alps?

Yes, Skydiving in Interlaken gives all divers the opportunity to jump from 13,000 ft to enjoy the views of Lake Thun, Lake Brienz, and the Swiss Alps including the three famous peaks of Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau.

Is it safe to skydive in Interlaken?

Yes, during your Interlaken skydive experience, you will be accompanied by our trained instructors along with state-of-the-art equipment, making it a comfortable and safe experience.

Are there any group booking facilities offered for Interlaken Skydive?

Yes, you can book a maximum of 11 guests for the Interlaken skydive experience.

What is the best time to go skydiving in Interlaken Switzerland?

Skydive Switzerland is open year-round and all seasons are beautiful. If you like snow-covered peaks, come between December and February.

Can I get my skydiving in Interlaken filmed?

Yes, for an extra cost, you can get your Interlaken skydiving experience recorded.

How long will I be in freefall during my Interlaken skydive experience?

You will get to enjoy a freefall of 45 seconds from a height of 13,000ft during your Interlaken skydive experience

Can I bring my own camera to record my Interlaken skydive experience?

No, due to safety reasons, visitors are not allowed to bring a camera to record or photograph during the Interlaken skydive experience.

What happens if there is bad weather on the day of my Interlaken skydive experience?

Skydive Switzerland will inform you beforehand if there is any change due to the weather.

How far in advance should I book Interlaken skydive tickets?

You can book Interlaken skydiving tickets up to 5-6 months in advance. During the peak season, it is recommended that booking is made at least 2 weeks in advance.

What is the cancellation policy for skydive Interlaken tickets?

You can cancel your ticket up to 48 hours in advance and get a full refund.

What if my skydive in Interlaken gets cancelled?

If your booking gets cancelled, the facility will give you the option to refund or reschedule your booking to a fresh date and time slot based on your preference.

Can I go tandem skydiving in Interlaken?

Yes, you can go tandem skydiving in Interlaken and enjoy a safe and comfortable experience with a professional instructor. Skydive Switzerland offers tandem skydiving in Reichenbach im Kandertal.

How long will my Interlaken skydive take?

The whole tour takes around 3 hours, including transport from Interlaken to the dropzone and back.

What is the age limit to go tandem skydiving in Interlaken?

Anyone above the age of 18 can go tandem skydiving in Interlaken. Those who are aged 12 – 18 need written consent from their parents or guardians to participate in this activity.

Are there any weight-related regulations to go tandem skydiving in Interlaken?

Skydive Switzerland has a minimum weight of 40 kg and a maximum weight of 105 kg for tandem skydiving in Interlaken.

What should I wear to go skydiving in Interlaken?

To enjoy your tandem skydiving experience at Skydive Switzerland wear comfortable clothes with closed shoes.

At what height will my parachute open?

Usually, the tandem skydiving instructor launches the parachute at approximately 5,000 feet.

What if my parachute doesn’t open?

The chances of your parachute not opening are quite slim as several safety checks are performed during each flight. However, if it does happen, don’t worry. Each parachute system includes the main parachute and a reserved parachute for such emergencies.