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Florida Skydiving Center

400 S. Airport Road, Lake Wales, FL 33859
(863) 678-1003
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Ranked #5 of 10 activities in Lake Wales
Type: Other
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Inverness, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My daughter purchased a groupon as a gift for her dad. She decided to jump with him. From start to finish this was a positive experience. The atmosphere of the whole place is laid back and relaxing. No pushy sales kicks. We decided to purchase the videos after watching another divers. They are very professional high def videos and I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013 via mobile

What a great experience! Everything about the day was perfect. I was nervous, just like any newbie jumper would be, but the staff made us feel completely at ease. My tandem partner "Snickers" was totally cool, calm and collected, he suited me up, he went through the drill, and we were off. I felt 100% safe, and I knew that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

First time doing a skydive so I was pretty apprehensive about the whole thing to say the least. The staff were fantastic though. They talked me through everything calmly and professionally, making me feel an awful lot safer. The skydive itself was just brilliant and I would definitely recommend this place for first timers. There were also a lot of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012 via mobile

First time jumping and it was awesome! Instructors were very nice and made you feel comfortable. They were really safe and made my experience safe! Just bought another voucher to do it again and I'm bringing like 6 others with me.you can't beat the price either

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Sebring, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

People ask me why I'd want to jump out of a perfectly good plane.... once you have you understand! I couldn't stop smiling!!! The 18,000 feet jump is worth the extra money. Frank, my tandem instructor, was incredible. After rolling out of the plane he asked, "Have you ever kissed a cloud?" The early morning fog had created a circular... More

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Sanford, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

We did a skydive somewhere else and hated it so thought we'd call in here on the way back home. WOW what a difference, if only we knew about this place first. Its a proper airport with loads of professional looking staff. We went to talk to the girl in the office and told her about going somewhere else and... More

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Florida/North West UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

My Girlfriend did a tandem skydive here last month and we both had a fantastic experience! The staff were very friendly yet seemed highly professional. Safety was always their number one priority but did everything they could do to make us feel at easy and have a great time. Her tandem instructor was a guy called Chad and her was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Great place! Staff was very nice. Didn't take long at all. After the three of us filled out our paperwork, we were immediately briefed/short training and suited up. All 3 instructors were awesome. Thx Chad! Def recommend!

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Florida Skydiving Center was great!! The staff was super nice and quadruple checked all the gear, they were funny and very informative. My tandem jump instructor had over 6000 jumps and gave us a smooth landing. I got the video for an additional $99.00 and it was definitely well worth it, my videographer was very very very very good and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012 via mobile

UNFORGETABLE EXPERIENCE.2 thumbs way up.off my bucket list & highly recomended.

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