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Skydive Fox Glacier

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1 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
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Amazing experience

The Skydive Fox Glacier was my first skydive and it was an amazing experience. The crew was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tobias B
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Skydive 13000ft

One of the best things I have done. Must do, staff is amazing, keeps you smiling all the way... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
abrar s
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"With a backdrop of the Southern Alps, Glaciers, Rainforest and the Ocean, it's hard to imagine a better place to jump out of a plane than Fox Glacier" Quote from The Lonely Planet.We have to agree! You can choose from 13,000ft or 16,500ft with a range of photo and video options to choose from and a great friendly crew, we guarantee you a jump to remember.
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1 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Skydive Fox Glacier was my first skydive and it was an amazing experience. The crew was organized and experienced which made it less frightening. If you don't know if the jump is worth it, I'll say do it. Definitely worth it for me and...More

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Skydive-Fox G, Front Office Manager at Skydive Fox Glacier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tobias, it's fantastic to hear you enjoyed your skydive! Our staff always do our best to make the experience as stress-free as possible :-) I'll pass the kudos on to Prashant!

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best things I have done. Must do, staff is amazing, keeps you smiling all the way!! 🚁🏔 🌊 💪🙌🏻

Thank abrar s
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Skydive-Fox G, Front Office Manager at Skydive Fox Glacier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That smile under parachute says it all! We're so happy to hear you enjoyed your skydive!

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best adventure activities ive ever done.. we did the 16,500ft jump and the views are unreal. The guys here are very professional right from start to finish... Would strongly rrcommend this to anyone travelling to NZ

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I skydived last week on the 03/04 and it was absolutely amazing. I was terrified but Nico was my partner and he made me feel so at ease. I have just watched my video back and realised he put his hand out to high five...More

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Skydive-Fox G, Front Office Manager at Skydive Fox Glacier, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are happy you enjoyed your skydive, we will tell Nico! Thank you for the rating and remember that the magic always happens outside our comfort zone.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

This Skydive trip will be something I talk about for a very long time. It was absolutely incredible! My first time skydiving and I wouldn't want to have done it anywhere else. Nico is the absolute man as a tandem partner! He made me feel...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This was the best experience of my life, no better way to see New Zealand. Peter was my partner in this and he was the absolute best! He was so fun and always made me feel safe and kept me informed on what was going...More

Thank Ariel E
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately we didn’t quite reach 13000 feet due to the weather but you wouldn’t notice the difference as a customer - it’s still an amazingly thrilling experience, with absolutely beautiful scenery! Special thanks to Rodriguez and Peter for getting us down safely!

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

My husband and I booked a jump on a whim when visiting Fox Glacier. We had never skydived before, and were both nervous, but the staff were relaxed and professional and put us at ease. My tandem master, Peter, was really great helping me stay...More

Thank Jessica L
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

When I was in Franz Josef, I saw the skydive pickup bus standing at the hostel and asked the driver if there was still place left for the skydive, which they had. I did this experience in a spur of the moment and it was...More

Thank Frans B
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Never in my wildest dreams did I expect this experience to be so amazing. Kudos to Skydive Fox Glacier and my tandem jumper Rob! They made this an unforgettable event, with breathtaking views while ‘flying’ high in the sky. Two thumbs up!!

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Urvil M
6 January 2018|
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Response from Nicole H | Reviewed this property |
Fox Glacier does not have 19,000ft available but I believe Franz Josef does have that option available
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prajaktik25
10 April 2017|
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Response from Skydive-Fox G | Property representative |
Hi, If your blood pressure is under control, there is no reason why should not be able to do the jump. Hope to see you soon. Regards Mark Skydive Fox Glacier
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Eleni K
4 February 2017|
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Response from Skydive-Fox G | Property representative |
Hi, If we need to reschedule your jump, there is no charge.
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