Skydiving in San Diego – A thrilling experience you will never forget!

Top Hotel Collections

View All Hotels In San Diego

The Pacific Coast or the West Coast offers some of the most breath-taking views and sights, making skydiving in San Diego one of the best experiences in the world. The coast has beautiful beaches, parks and monuments you must visit. Another truly memorable experience would be to view the West Coast in all glory, from approximately 13,000 feet up in the air. Tandem sky-diving is an adventurous and adrenaline pumped activity that you could go for. You must experience free-falling from an airplane as you gaze at the stunning views that the West Coast has to offer.

Here are our favourite spots for skydiving in San Diego: 

1. Pacific Coast Skydiving

imperial beach
An aerial view of Imperial Beach (Source)


This is the only skydiving center which offers scenic flights over waters before the jump. From the airport, they take you over Imperial Beach, Coronado Bridge, Coronado Island and Downtown San Diego. You will be attached to an experienced skydiving instructor while you free fall at 120 miles per hour. Your parachute ride lasts about 5-7 minutes.
Tandem Jump Charges: $ 169 per person on Weekdays$ 179 per person on WeekendsLocation: Brown Field Airport, 6810 Curran StOffice Hours: 7 am to 10 pm  Every Day

2. Skydive San Diego

southern california
An Aerial View of Sourthern California (Source)

Experience Sky-diving from 13,000 feet above the ground! A freefall of approximately 1 min followed by 5-6 minutes of parachute flight over Southern Cali’s mesmerizing scenes of the Pacific Ocean and Baja California. They also have a flight school where you can learn or even brush up on your sky-diving skills.
Tandem Jump Charges: $ 219
Online Special Tandem: $199
Online Special Weekday Tandem: $ 179
Early Bird Special (Weekends only, between 8 am to 10 am): $159
Location: 13531 Otay Lakes Rd, Jamul
Office Hours: 9 am to 5 om Every Day 

3. iFLY – San Diego Mission Valley

iflysandeigo
iFly San Diego (IG Handle: iflysandiego)

iFly is a place where they offer a unique and thrilling indoor skydiving experience, making it a truly unique experience where skydiving in San Diego is concerned. The instructors will guide you through the entire process. You need to be 6 to 70 years old for the VR experience and for the normal skydiving experience, you need to be over 100 years old and under 300 pounds. The whole process will take you about 2 hours. They also host birthday parties, company events and even buyouts for private events.
2 Flight Package: $ 79,953 Flight Package: $ 101.954 Flight Package: $ 127.955 Flight Package: $ 149.95Location: 2385 Camino Del Rio NHours: 11 am to 7 pm on Wednesdays to SundaysClosed on Mondays and Tuesdays 

4. Skydive Elsinore

skydiving
A picture of a person Skydiving (Source)

Situated between San Diego and Los Angeles, Skydive Elsinore offers stunning views of Lake Elsinore, the coast and San Diego. The services they provide are Tandem Skydiving and an accelerated freefall course.
Tandem Skydive Charges: $ 159Location: 20701 Cereal St, Lake ElsinoreOffice Hours: 9 am to 5 pm on Mondays – Fridays7:30 am to 5 pm on Saturdays and Sundays

5. Go Jump Oceanside

group skydiving
Group Skydiving (Source)

Situated between Los Angeles and San Diego, GoJump offers a stunning experience while skydiving in San Diego. They host skydiving birthdays, engagements and bachelor parties. The views of the coast and the city are breathtaking and it’s something you will never forget!
Tandem Skydive (Gift Certificate): $ 179Tandem Skydive (Weekdays): $ 189Tandem Skydive (Weekends & Holidays): $ 199Location: 480 Airport Rd, OceansideHours: 7 am to 9 pm Every day.

Some tips and rules for Skydiving in San Diego:

1. Don’t consume any alcohol the night before you plan to go skydiving.
2. Always stay hydrated throughout the process
3. Make sure you book your appointment before-hand.
4. Wear comfortable clothing like lace-up athletic shoes, shorts, long pants or T-shirts. If it is chilly, wear something that’ll keep you warm.
5. You need to be above the age of 18 to participate.
6. The maximum weight allowed is 230 lbs. or 104 kgs. Some places may allow exceptions so do contact them and enquire.  

It doesn't matter whether you’re an adrenaline junkie or someone afraid of heights, skydiving in San Diego is something you must experience at least once in your life and you won't regret it. If you do fall in love with it, you can enrol into a skydiving school where you can even train to become an instructor!

This post was published by Angela Naik

Share this post on social media
Google +

Top Hotels In San Diego

View All Hotels In San Diego

Related Articles

Adventure

Adventure

Kitesurfing in San Diego - 5 Best Spots for Kitesurfing and 3 Best Places to Learn It

Adventure

Adventure

Amazing Trails - 5 Best Places for Hiking in San Diego

Adventure

Adventure

Snorkeling in San Diego: The 7 Best Spots for the Magical Underwater Experience

Adventure

Adventure

Diving in San Diego: 4 Amazing Diving Sites to View the Underwater City of San Diego

Adventure

Adventure

Caves in San Diego - 4 Sea Caves like No Other

Adventure

Adventure

Hot Air Balloon in San Diego: The 4 Best Ride Operators for a Once in a Lifetime Experience

Adventure

Adventure

Scuba Diving in San Diego: Cost, Best Time and 6 Best Dive Sites

Fairs & Festivals

Fairs & Festivals

San Diego in February: Weather, Festivals and More

Experiences

Experiences

Sunrise in San Diego – 7 of the Most Spectacular Sunrise Points in San Diego!

Experiences

Experiences

Top Casinos in San Diego For A Stroke of Luck

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Night Clubs in San Diego – The 12 Best Clubs in SoCal!

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

10 Coolest Bars in San Diego: Set your 'Bar' High After Hours!

Religious

Religious

Hindu Temples in San Diego

Experiences

Experiences

Best Golf Courses in San Diego | Golfing in San Diego

Art & Culture

Art & Culture

San Diego in December: Events, Things to Do and Weather

Travel Tips

Travel Tips

San Diego in October: Events, Weather and Things to Do

Art & Culture

Art & Culture

San Diego in November: Events, Weather and Things to Do

Nightlife

Nightlife

Nightlife in San Diego: An Ultimate Guide To 17 Best Nightlife Spots in San Diego

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Food of San Diego: A Quintessential Guide to San Diego’s Gastronomic Scene

Beaches & Islands

Beaches & Islands

Best Beaches in San Diego | Sunny San Diego Beaches

Experiences

Experiences

Stunning Waterfalls in San Diego for a Cool Dip

Wildlife & Nature

Wildlife & Nature

Exciting Zoos in San Diego

Exciting Amusement Parks in San Diego Fun For The Whole Family

Best Museums in San Diego That Are Too Interesting to Miss

Experiences

Experiences

Beautiful Islands in San Diego

Pristine Lakes in San Diego for a Quiet Day Out

Wildlife & Nature

Wildlife & Nature

Quaint Parks in San Diego Perfect for a Stroll & More

Art & Culture

Art & Culture

Spas in San Diego - the Top 10 Spas, List of Services, Healthcare and More

Travel Tips

Travel Tips

Car Rentals in San Diego- A Complete Guide Before the Ride

Experiences

Experiences

7 Best Spots to Watch the Stunning Sunset in San Diego

Art & Culture

Art & Culture

Architecture of San Diego: Best Building That Represent The Beautiful Town

Comments on this post

View Hotels