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Skydive Paradise

37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 8333
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Glenorchy Tandem Skydiving
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Our skydive dropzone is located only 40 minutes from New Zealand’s most famous resort town of Queenstown at the edge of a small alpine village known as Glenorchy “Gateway to Paradise”. This is Middle Earth, the setting of The Hobbit and Lord of The Rings movies. Skydiving with Skydive Paradise offers you not only the most breathtaking scenery in the world, we also promise you the most personalised tandem skydiving experience in New Zealand. We offer skydive options from 12,000ft and 15,000 ft and the opportunity to purchase photo and HD footage of your skydive experience. We know from experience you will leave our dropzone with a grin from ear to ear!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 8333

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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Skydive Paradise was sensational all the way. The staff are all so helpful and friendly, and really put you at ease. Two of us went for our first skydive and we couldn't fault it. I got motion sickness during the dive, but the view and...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2016

Everything about my skydive out in paradise was amazing!! The views, not only on the flight up but on the jump itself, were breathtaking - some of the most stunning I have ever seen. The team, especially Jags and Olly, were awesome...very professional and friendly...making...More

Thank kwardz88
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

I was recommended Skydive Paradise by a local skydiver and it was awesome. I did my first drop ever with them and it was an amazing experience. The flight up was beautiful and the scenery during the drop was amazing. The team was very professional...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Olly, you're are a genius bro!! From the beginning to the end of the trip from queenstown to glenorchy, the plane, the jump, the dive and landing, every little thing at its best!! Tks you guys!

Thank Alfredo M
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Had such a great time from the beginning to the end. Thanks Jags and Olly (what a legend), made me feel at ease as well as having a laugh with me! Don't think about doing it, do it with Paradise!!!

Thank Asim 'freddie' A
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

My teenage son and I took the step into the wild blue yonder. We were blessed with a gorgeous Queenstown day and a fantastic crew who looked after us from go to wo. Highly recommended for anyone looking for their first, second or third jump.

Thank Rob B
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Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Had a really good experience! Lovely settings! Great staff! Thanks Olly and Jags! Everyone made me feel very much at ease! Will be easy to do it again!🤗

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I had the most amazing morning with Skydive Paradise! The staff were all fantastic, Jags and Olly looked after me and calmed those nerves! I was pretty scared at first but it was one of the best things I have ever done! The view is...More

Thank Stace89
Reviewed 7 April 2016

To celebrate one year anniversary in New Zealand, my girlfriend gave me a 15.000 feet jump as present and everything has been just perfect. Jags was really helpful and organized with the booking and with all the possible assistance. The weather has been fantastic. The...More

Thank Robedeman
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I went skydiving my first time and was on the verge to skip it - I did not think I could overcome the fear. However, Skydive Paradise are very professional and I skydived with Ollie as my instructor and he made the experience very joyful!...More

Thank Alexander D
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25 August 2016|
Response from SkydiveParadise | Property representative |
Hi, you can use your GoPro while you are on the ground, but as soon as you cross the gate to get into the plane, you can't have any hard objects that could be a potential hazard. If you want to have some photos or a video to... More
21 August 2016|
Response from SkydiveParadise | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for asking, our summer trips are going to change, the 2:30pm trip will be 1:45pm, and yes, if your flight arrives as schedule, you'll have plenty of time. If you're coming with us in our van, departure time... More
19 January 2016|
Response from SkydiveParadise | Property representative |
Hi Leigh, sorry for the late reply, but just in case let us answer. We operate all year round, we only take a day off on Christmas day :)