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Is skydiving on your bucket list? Make it happen in Dubai! In Dubai you have the opportunity to make parachute jumps at a unique location above the Palm Jumeirah Island. Skydive Dubai is located in the Dubai Marina, near the famous Palm Jumeirah island which make it possible to jump above the palm island. The skydive in Dubai will give you a breathtaking view of the palm island and the rest of Dubai during the parachute jump. It is also possible to take a skydive above the beautiful Dubai desert.

Skydive in Dubai with the tandem jump

For those who have never made a parachute jump, the tandem jump is the best way to experience the crazy feeling of a skydive / parachute jump. During a tandem jump you jump together with a professional instructor from the plane above Palm Jumeirah or the desert of Dubai. The instructor is attached to you by a frame and he is the one who decides when you jump, when the parachute opens and he controls the parachute. The landing is also done by the instructor, all you have to do is follow his instructions well and enjoy.

Skydive Dubai has its own airstrip, which is landscaped in the sea, just in front of the impressive skyline of the Dubai Marina. From here you fly to a great height and then jump out of the plane. During your free fall you fall down at an amazing speed of 210 km / h. At a certain height the instructor pulls the rope and opens the parachute and you calmly drop the last part to the ground.

The Skydive Dubai drop zone covers an area of 26,000 square meters. The drop zone is the area that you fly over during the flight by plane and during your skydive jump. 75% of this is water and 25% is land, in particular that of Palm Jumeirah. The landing area of Skydive Dubai has a size of 60 by 700 meters. After your unforgettable jump you can relax in the Skydive Dubai Cafe and watch the other paratroopers landing on the site.

Skydive above Palm Jumeirah

Skydive Dubai has become one of the most famous locations for parachuting and skydiving in the last couple of years. This is partly due to the unique location and the many stunts that the members of SKydive Dubai have done in recent years. On YouTube we regularly see crazy videos of record attempts, jumps in combination with Jetman, a skydive jump from the Burj Khalifa and celebrities who make a parachute jump at Skydive Dubai.

At Skydive Dubai the highest safety standards apply which are supervised by the Emirates Aerosports Federation (EAF). The material with which you jump is therefore completely safe and the instructors meet the highest standards.

Prices for a Skydive over the Palm or the Desert

Prices for making a skydive or parachute jump in Dubai is not cheap. The prices start at 472 US dollar per person for a tandem parachute jump above the desert. You want to go for the jump in the drop zone of palm island the price goes up to 610 US dollar. For this you will get an unforgettable experience in return. The price includes various photos and videos that are made before, during and after your jump so that you always get a lasting memory of this great experience.

The cheapest option for a parachute jump in Dubai is a skydive above the desert. This costs 472 US Dollar per person and can be booked directly online at this website or this website. Parachute jumps are organized daily at multiple times. The first option is at 8 a.m., the last option is at 1:30 p.m.

Do you want to make the most wanted and a unforgettable parachute jump? Then it’s best to opt for the more expensive option where you make a skydive above the famous Palm Jumeirah island. This costs 610 US Dollars per person and can be reserved directly online at the website of GetYourGuide or at the website of Tiqets. Here you can immediately see the available days end times for your parachute jump.

Click here to book your skydive in Dubai

Important information

Please note that you have to be 18 years or older to be allowed to jump. Weight limits apply to parachute jumps. For men over 100 kg or with a BMI higher than 30, it is not possible to make a jump. For women, a weight limit of 90 kg and a BMI of up to 27.5 applies. (These weight limits include clothing and shoes!)

Skydive Dubai is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM and on Friday and Saturday from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Keep in mind that jumping can be canceled due to weather conditions.

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