Starting October 1 New Hours at Skydive Dubai

As temperatures begin to drop, there’ll soon be more time to play in the skies at Skydive Dubai dropzones. From October 1, both Skydive Dubai dropzones will return to regular hours.


Desert Campus manifest will open from 7:30am to 4pm, Tuesday to Sunday, with wheels up on the first load at 8am.

At the Palm dropzone, manifest opens from 10am to 6pm Monday to Saturday, with the first load taking-off at 11am.

All times are subject to change without prior notice due to weather conditions.

First Time Tandem Skydiving

First-time tandem skydives are available at both locations. You can reserve your Palm experience through the booking module on our website, or to book your skydive at the Desert Campus, use this contact form.

Don’t forget that all first-time tandem skydivers at the Desert Campus, can avail of our promotional offer and receive a free Skydive Dubai trucker cap worth AED 160 throughout September, so don’t delay and book your skydive over Dubai’s desert dunes today. As of right now, the promotion will end on September 30.

For more information on the tandem experience, see our Requirements & Downloads section, and check out our step-by-step guide so you know what to expect on the day. The Tips for a Great Experience page offers helpful hints to ensure you’re prepared for your adrenaline-fuelled jump so you can really get the most out of your skydive.

Licenced Skydiver Dropzone Briefings

Licenced skydivers can check out our dropzone briefings for both locations on the Experienced section of the Skydive Dubai website, as well as sign-up for coaching at the Desert Campus Flight School, enquire about Flight-1 canopy piloting courses, and contact our manifest teams if planning to travel from abroad.

Accelerated Freefall (AFF) and licenced skydiver pricing for both dropzones can also be found in this section.

Our School section offers more information for those who would like to learn to skydive solo, or attend coach, AFF instructor, or tandem instructor ratings courses.

Upcoming Events

For experienced skydivers September and October are packed full of skills camps and ratings courses.

You can become a tandem instructor from September 22 via our ratings course, track to the future on September 30 by practicing group tracking skills.

In October, the AFF instructor rating course on October 4 can facilitate a career in skydiving, and the wingsuit migration skills camp on October 7 will help hone your flocking skills.

The coach rating course from October 28 allows you to begin the journey towards becoming an instructor, and use your experience to help others in the sky.

To participate in any ratings course or skills camp, you must meet the minimum experience levels and requirements. See the individual news updates for more information.


For skydivers and non-skydivers alike, STACK the event for all fans of LEGO® is coming to Dubai for the very first time! Offering over 35 zones of pure LEGO® experience, activations and entertainment; for toddlers through to grown ups. STACK promises to be Dubai’s must go to event for all fans of LEGO®. From giant LEGO models being built in front of your eyes, epic brick pits filled with millions of bricks, or if you fancy learning how to be a Jedi in the EPIC LEGO Star Wars zone or taking a walk through the legendary AFOL zone (Adult Fan Of LEGO)  – there is something here for you! And because builders need their rest there will also be break out areas with comfy beanbags and many LEGO® TV series to watch. For those who have built up an appetite, after taking part in one of the build competitions; some of Dubai’s most loved food trucks and vendors will be on hand to re-fuel so STACKERS can keep on playing, creating and building all day!

Interested? Go to their website for more information and to purchase your ticket.

2016 Planned Closures

At the Palm
Closed to Experienced Skydivers Only: October 30 – November 7

Stay tuned to Skydive Dubai News Updates to keep up with future planned closures.

About Skydive Dubai

Skydive Dubai, featured in the New York Times, Condé Nast Traveler, the Daily Mail, CNN and more, is home to two of the world’s premier skydiving locations, and has been at the forefront of excellence in the sport of skydiving for a number of years. From First Jump Courses (FJC) where beginners learn to skydive solo, to world-class events, VIP packages, stunts, and once-in-a-lifetime experiences, Skydive Dubai has something for everyone. Begin your “Life in the Sky” with Skydive Dubai!

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