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We will pick you up in town in our exclusive LIMOSINE and take you to the most incredible drop zone, where the views are amazing even from the ground. If you prefer to drive over, we do have free parking on site. With one our expert tandem skydive...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1465 Anzac Memorial Dr | Wharewaka, Taupo 3378, New Zealand
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+64 7-378 4662
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Reviewed 5 days ago

After visiting Taupo for the day and seeing the skydivers, you can only force yourself to not go and do it for approximately 4 minutes. I wasn't sure if there was any spaces as I had not pre-booked, but I was assured i'd be in...More

Thank Leerobsondes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an incredible crew. The fun we had before even getting off the ground was awesome, settling nerves as they went. Jumping out of the pink plane is an indescribable feeling, an amazing mix of nerves, excitement, adrenaline and fear! Once we were balanced in...More

Thank SteveT2783
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an incredible experience! From walking in the door and being greeted by friendly staff, to my awesome tandem master Joe, Skydive Taupo is the ultimate package. I did the 15'000 ft jump and I'm so glad I did. The wind rushing through your hair...More

Thank Sam Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guys of Skydive Taupo are great!!! Very accommodating and professional. Wont let you feel worried. As of writing it has been the most amazing moment of my life. Feel safe with the team!!!! Thanks Guys!!!

Thank jmmangapit0426
Reviewed 14 August 2018

From the booking to leaving the venue we experienced outstanding customer service. On arrival we were given an introduction with options to do by the host who was welcoming and put in a few good gags! Shortly after we were suited up ready to go....More

Thank BenW4452
leom774, Director of Sales at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your comments Ben. We're happy to hear you had a good time. Let us know when you're back this way. The second jump is even better! Cheers!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

First time to do such exciting activities. Unforgettable, Amazing and the 45 sec. free fall is toooo excited for me, Ha!! Ha!! But anyway, this is a nice fly. Thanks all the crew and Thanks GOD!More

Thank JatiluwihWarisan
leom774, Director of Sales at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your experience. And very good on you for getting out of your comfort zone. Well done! Our team is very knowledgeable on what they do, and well prepared, but surely the good ol' man in the sky looks after us very well....More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Unsatisfied..., that's why I'm doing it again!! Once you tried it, you really wanna go back and do it again. The experience is absolutely worth of a lifetime! Feeling nervous at first is the main recipe to keep your adrenaline going and feeling fulfilled at...More

Thank AngelK773
leom774, Director of Sales at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're very unsatisfied too Angel. You should stay and become an instructor! Have a look at our sister company's website - Skydive Auckland. They have a skydiving school, where you can learn how to become a tandem instructor. Wouldn't that be awesome? Don't let that...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Tandem skydive is very interesting,also exciting,I like it. Before jump out of a plane, I feel little nervous,but when jump, the sky is so beautiful.The clouds under my body,so cool!

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leom774, Director of Sales at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That's it Jessie! That feeling of the air holding you like a cushion is incredible, isn't it? Being nervous is completely normal - it happens to all of us non-skydivers :) Thank you so much for sharing your experience. All the best!

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing experience doing my skydive with Skydive Taupo. Damo M was my instructor and Sam did my photos and film which were great. The whole team were great at putting us at ease and explained what they needed to. Skydiving is an amazing...More

Thank srdbso
leom774, Director of Sales at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That's what we keep telling people: just do it! We're happy to hear that you had a good time. Damo and Sam are 2 of our legendary instructors - we'll let them know how you felt. Thank you so much for sharing your experience. Best...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

A brilliant afternoon, with fun, experienced and safe guides! Had such an amazing time, thanks so much!

Thank Jess M
leom774, Director of Sales at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review Jess. We'd love to see you back for another jump.

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SueLes M
16 November 2016|
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Response from diver201 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, there is no age limit (I'm over 60 and lots of people in their 90s do this), but 100kg is the weight limit. Cheers
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Magdalena M
9 July 2015|
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Response from Gotravel643 | Property representative |
Hi there, we do not have a minimum age as such but we only have adult sized harness'. By age 11 children are normally big enough to do the activity. I hope this helps.
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