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Skydive Wanaka

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Strap yourself to a Beautiful Stranger and jump from a perfectly good plane, freefalling from 15,000 feet above NZ's highest snow capped mountains!! Skydive Wanaka is New Zealand's most spectacular, multi award winning, high altitude tandem skydive...more
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14 Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So this was my second ever skydive, I had done my first in Taupo on the North Island only 5 days previous. Both experiences were amazing and I would definitely say the views in Wanaka were out of this world and better than that in...More

Thank Floridasun123
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Quite pricey but fantastic experience. We turned up at the airport without a booking and they were accommodating. We managed to get booked in . The safety briefing was quite vague but had jumped before so that was fine by me. The guy I jumped...More

Thank sambennett_48
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went skydiving for the first time on my 39th birthday, the team here where amazing , made it a relaxing experience and the view down over alpine area was amazing

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly the skydive experience was a great lifetime experience and the whole experience right from prep to the finish was excellent. The staff and the instructor were very friendly and made you comfortable. The dive was great fun and I enjoyed it thoroughly with the...More

Thank SRK_Ldn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I tried skydiving for the first time with Skydive Wanaka and am so glad I did! Like many other first time skydivers, I had some apprehension about jumping out of an airplane at 15,000 feet tethered only to a guy with a parachute, but after...More

Thank Katlong27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to have good video,don't do your skydiving at this company.I bought a full package of video and the video was a disaster.They did it because they said there was something wrong with their computer so they have to do it manually.In addition,the...More

Thank Inspiration828392
KirstyB1643, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Hu S I'm sorry to hear you did not have a good experience with us when you skydived with us last week. On the day you jumped, there was a major Internet outage in the Wanaka area, which affected all our systems, including our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a fantastic experience at Skydive Wanaka! It was my first time to try skydiving so I was really nervous but my beautiful stranger/tandem master, Kirk was awesome! Talking to me while we were spinning around and falling down in the sky really helped...More

Thank Christine A
KirstyB1643, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Christine Thanks for your review! I am glad to hear you had such an amazing experience with us here at Skydive Wanaka, and that Kirk took good care of you throughout your skydive over wonderful Wanaka. It certainly is beautiful up there hey!? When...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was skydiving on October, 17th at 9 am and it was really great! After my first (not so great) experiences with skydiving back home in Austria I was reaaally happy trying it again with the skydiving team in Wanaka, since I felt very safe...More

Thank viki_0002
KirstyB1643, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi viki_0002 Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review of your experience with us here at Skydive Wanaka. I am super glad to hear you felt safe and in good hands with us here - our team are all trained...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

3rd time I've skydived, first time here. Was my first activity in NZ. Walked in and got on the next jump. Super fun and friendly staff. Professional and Safe. Would jump here again. Got lucky and had great views of the Alps and Mt Cook.More

Thank Richard H
KirstyB1643, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Richard H Boom! Third jump, and by the sounds of it, it was a perfect day for a jump in Wanaka! It's not every day do we get to see Mt Cook, so it was obviously super clear the day you walked in the...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

It was one of the best experience I`d ever been in my life. The staff are very kind, my "beautiful stranger" (instructor) Emma and the photographer were amazing!!! I felt very secure and could enjoy the stunning view! I highly recommend.

Thank FernandaC2918
KirstyB1643, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Fernanda C Thanks for your review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your jump with us here in Wanaka! It certainly is beautiful up there hey?!! Kind regards, The Skydive Wanaka team

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Gordon H
10 January 2018|
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do but the flyer at 15 is more fun
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YOLONIC
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry one each I think
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daisycheng1415
13 October 2017|
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Response from FleurC127 | Property representative |
Hi Daisy, We offer complimentary transport from central Wanaka, outside iSITE Wanaka on Ardmore Street. When you book your skydive, please let our Reservations team know that you require transport. We look forward to... More
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