skydive in California close to San Francisco and San Jose

Welcome to Skydive Surf City, Inc. We are a tandem skydiving operation with a strong emphasis on safety, transparency and extreme customer care, as well as a spectacular view of the entire Monterey Bay, Aptos, Capitola Beach, the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and even Half Moon Bay. We have THE MOST AMAZING OCEAN VIEWS in all of California.

It is a fact that we have the best ocean views of any Skydiving Center in the San Francisco/ Bay Area. We are only 90 min from San Francisco and only 45 minutes from San Jose. But we have many customers driving all the way from Sacramento and even the Fresno area.

Skydive Santa Cruz over the Ocean near San Jose

Why do our passengers love us?

∙ Unbeatable Coastal Views
∙ Best Safety Record
∙ Most Experienced Instructors
∙ Amazing Scenic Flight to Altitude
∙ Great Customer Service
∙ 100% Transparency
∙ Short Wait Times
∙ Unique Video/Photo Options
∙ Closest landings to Ocean
∙ Personalized SKYDIVE Gift Certificate (Best Present EVER!!!)


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Tandem skydiving is the safest, easiest and most convenient way to make your first skydive in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Skydiving Gift Certificates

Our Skydiving gift certificates are guaranteed to make for a great surprise. Give the EXTREME GIFT from Skydive Surfcity, Santa Cruz: A Tandem Skydive Gift Certificate. Perfect for you last minute shoppers



$209 Thursday Cash Special

10,000 foot Ocean View Skydive*

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starting at $219


Video/Photo Combo Special

Reg. $89 for photos or videos
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We are located in Santa Cruz County around 45 min from San Jose and around 1.5 hours South of San Francisco. Flying out of the Watsonville Airport we skydive right over the beautiful Monterey Bay which will give you the most amazing coastal views.

Watsonville Airport Map

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