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  • Poor7%
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“free fall”(2 reviews)
“jumps”(3 reviews)
“turn”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Postweg 128, 1795 JS De Cocksdorp, Texel, The Netherlands
+31 222 311 464
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Wow what a great 1.5 days. My course instruction was really great. I am only partly Dutch speaking/understanding and I was able to completely feel comfortable with all instruction and guidance. Everyone was friendly and professional and it made the experience even better. I highly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bree2173
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Worst experience I’ve had in a long time! Bought tandem jumps as birthday’s present for my boyfriend. Booked it online thinking it would avoid us a bit of the queue and the waiting, how wrong was I! Had it planned at 12:30, we arrived there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Camillep65
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Jumping itself was very good. The buddy's really tried to make the jump unforgettable. Although we had to wait quite some time because the weatherconditions weren't optimal all the time, we had a very nice time. We choose to let two of the jumps record...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jolanda E
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Perfect way to view the island hanging down from a parachute after a free-fall from 3Km out of a plane. Depending on the weather for a good jump and a fantastic experience.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank DaveA1712
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Granted we got lucky with the weather, but there is no better way to see Texel then from the sky. Tandem jumps are better reserved in advance, as reservations hold priority. Solo jumps are easy to arrange. The plane go up to 13-14000ft, 9-10000 for...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Roman V
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We booked a tandem for graduation of one of our sons. Not just for him but also for 2 of his brothers and me. For him we booked including a photo/film shoot of the event. Although we all were slightly nervous, we were happy that...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Enjoy1962
Reviewed 7 October 2015

I went here to do a static line jump. After professional instructions - which took about a day and a half - i was ready to do my first jump. We went up in a small plane to 4100 feet where i jumped out of...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank LeonvM77
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I got this jump s a present from my partner, you are supposed to come between 8:15 & 11:15 and register ( we booked in advance)! I was expecting to wait maximum of 2 hours, we have been told that I could jump at 14:20(3.20hr...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank cub28
Reviewed 21 September 2015

My girlfriend brought me here as a surprise: I jump regularly but she never has. She finally decided to do it and wanted to jump somewhere unique. The DZ was very busy (we went on a Sunday) so you'll probably need to book in advance....More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Sheep T
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

So I went flying in a single engine 4 seater airplane. So no chicken or pasta we also missed out on the inflight movie. Any way JUST DO IT !! This is so cool. Climbing towards the clouds, making a tight turn to watch the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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