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The World’s 10 Best Skydiving Places

May 4, 2015
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It takes a brave man to venture into the vastness of atmosphere. The free fall itself is not as scary as the moments prospective skydiver goes through. Skydiving is an unparalleled experience that will certainly be memorable for anyone.  Yet, it still is vitally-important to bear in mind the safety issues surrounding this risky endeavour. Dropzone is a ‘TripAdvisor’ for potential and already skilled skydivers, where you can obtain safety measures information, get tips and suggestions and take a glance at the photos shared by fellow skydivers. To thrill you even more, we present you our top 10 destinations where you may engage in skydiving.

10. Namib Desert, Namibianamib desert, namibia, skydiving, africa

One of the most unusual and unique dives would surely be one in Namib Desert. Skydiving in Namibia is all about vast blue ocean and its fusion with orange coloured dunes. This amazing experience will cost you roughly around 200 EUR.

9. Fox Glacier, New Zealandfox glacier, new zealand, freefall, skydiving, oceania

New Zealand is rich with mesmerising landscapes and Fox Glacier is definitely amongst the leaders. Fox Glacier, 8 miles long glacier, is also a famous place for skiers, skydivers and admirers of other extreme sports. This drop full of rugged landscapes, lakes and marvellous scenery will cost you about 200 EUR.

8. Seville, Spainseville, europe, skydiving

Perhaps less exciting than a dive in New Zealand or Switzerland, Seville will certainly be a steal for European bargain-seekers in terms of price. Certified team of skydivers will take you up to as high as 15,000 ft, which is the highest altitude in Europe, for as little as 205 EUR.

7. Victoria Falls, Zambiavictoria falls, skydiving, africa

 One of the Seven Wonders of the World, Victoria Falls will captivate you with its tremendous cascades. For as little as 250 EUR you will get a chance to marvel at this wonderful scenery.

6. Dubai, UAEdubai, uae, palm jumeirah, skydiving, asia

With regard to the skydiving practice Dubai is considered to be a new entrant. Nevertheless, this does not rule out its excellence. The drop-zone is located right above the fabulous man-made Palm Jumeirah resort.

5. Hawaii, USAhawaii, usa, air view, skydiving

Skydiving in an environmentally sustainable and energy efficient way – this is what skydiving in Hawaii is all about. The certified instructors will jet you up in an energy efficient planes that help to reduce the carbon footprint by nearly 40%.

4. Everest, Nepaleverest, mountain, nepal, skydiving, asia

Launched in 2008, skydiving in Everest is easily the most intense and thrilling. Though you will need to fork out a whopping amount of approximately 800 EUR, you will be fortunate enough to soar over the highest peak of the world. Lifelong experience is guaranteed.

3. Interlaken, Switzerlandinterlaken, switzerland, europe, skydiving

Beyond any doubts, Interlaken is a frontrunner in Europe when it comes to skydiving. Interlaken is a small town in Switzerland and it is prominent for it is surrounding by Swiss Alps. The skydiver there will enjoy the views of snowy mountains, beautiful lakes and endless fields.

2. Colorado, USA15086277877_ed5f37c3b3_k

Home to numerous imposing canyons, Colorado is an absolute must-do for every skydiver, even though this spot is relatively overlooked by jumpers. The price of this jump is about 175 EUR.

1. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Pleasant weather, blue sky and breathtaking landscape altogether make Rio de Janeiro a fantastic skydiving place. You’d better not miss your chance of experiencing this marvellous city from skies!

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Nijad Nazarli

Country Manager for Russia at PaperFlies. Studying Tourism Management in Amsterdam. Loves football.

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