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Skydive Monterey Bay

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The world’s highest tandem skydives | the largest and fastest jump plane in the world | super king air 200 | breathtaking ocean views | best safety record | world-class, top-rated skydiving and parachuting school
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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721 Neeson Rd., Suite #1, Marina, CA 93933-5108
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+1 831-384-3483
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Obviously not for the faint heart. They offer one of the highest skydiving experiences in the world at 18,000 feet! You get a bird’s-eye-view of land, mountains AND water so it’s also one of the most scenic dives out there. You will have a new...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pharaoh_scorpius
Jackie F, General Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mark! You’re such an awesome soul. This is great feedback. I’m so happy you had a rad experience with us. I couldn’t have described the view better. Thank you for your comments. Dani, Ramon, Shawn, and Jake all say hello. Hopefully we will see you...More

Reviewed October 26, 2018

Great jump - not my first jump but going from 18,000' is incredible. Skydive Monterey Bay is a great place to go and skydive - this is my 3rd place I have jumped from and it is at the top of the list. I had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fvgrano
Jackie F, Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Right on! Thank you for the feedback. 18,000 ft is definitely an experience like no other. Your tandem instructor is hands down one of our best, glad you had a rad time! Who doesn’t love options?

Reviewed October 21, 2018

The jump was great just be aware of it is a 4-5 hour activity and longer if you would like to have video and pictures. In my video, there was only videotape of me jumping from the plane and landing again. No pictures or video...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bavanthan N
Jackie F, Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi Bavanthan, I apologize for your experience not being the best. Wait time can seem unnecessary, however, making sure the process is completed in the safest way possible causes the process to last between 4-6 hours (including waiting for video). If you give us a...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018

My first jump was an amazing experience from start to finish! Everyone there did everything they could to make my adventure great. Training was good and everything I needed to know was explained to me. My tandem jump master Renaldo was so reassuring - I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jackie F, Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi Christine! Awesome to hear your Birthday celebration went off without a hitch. Sounds like skydiving was the perfect gift to self, right on! Your tandem instructor definitely did a great job, making sure you’re not feeling afraid is the goal. Hopefully we will see...More

Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We had such a great day with the guys down at Monterey Bay, the staff were so friendly and helped make you feel at ease. The whole day ran very smoothly and here was very minimal waiting Around before our jump. My instructor Ronaldo was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jackie F, General Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

So great to know that your first skydive experience was a memorable one. We try to make the process as smooth as possible for our skydivers. Ronaldo, definitely an awesome instructor! Glad you got the video, I feel like you get to relive the skydive...More

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

It was my first jump and Taylor was awesome! I would definitely jump with him again! Request him and the video, you won’t regret it! The views are breathtaking so enjoy every second.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jackie F, General Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Hi Haley, Super rad! Glad Taylor took care of you for your first skydive. He has been such a great instructor to have on our team.

Reviewed September 26, 2018

This was my 2nd and highest jump. Ramon was my jump master and he made it easy for me! I wish it wasn't so far from where I lived otherwise I would be doing this more often especially from here!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Forhad H
Jackie F, General Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Hi Forhad, That’s awesome glad your 18,000 ft skydive was made easy. Ramon is great, he recently joined Skydive Monterey Bay from Brazil. Come back when you can, we will be here!

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Brent is the coolest F***in Australian I have ever met in my life. I wanted to marry him when I was done with my 18k jump (which was awesome too because 1.5+ minutes of freefall over Monterey Bay will make you fall in love with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pete S
Jackie F, General Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Pete! You are hilarious man. I loved reading this review! I will make sure Brent knows how great of an instructor he was to you. Sounds like your experience was awesome and that freefall action was amazing! Hope to have you back here again.

Reviewed September 17, 2018

My husband and I decided to go skydiving for our one year wedding anniversary. From the very beginning, the staff was friendly and informative, giving us all the information we needed on the phone when we called to book and then answering my many anxious...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jackie F, General Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Congrats on your anniversary! Great way to celebrate by the way, jumping out of an airplane at 18,000 feet. Nice! Good to know that we were able to help answer your questions. I know the first time can be very nerve wrecking, but you did...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

This is the most awesome place to skydive. We live in Florida and will travel here every time just to skydive. Also make sure you ASK FOR the master jumper RONALDO. HE IS THE BEST!!! Go to this place if you want a professional well...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Merritt C
Jackie F, General Manager at Skydive Monterey Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

So glad you all had a great time. I know that Florida was affected by the recent hurricane and my hope is you guys are okay. We wish you the best and hope to see you back here for your next skydive. Give us a...More

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