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Skydive Wanaka

#16 of 59 Tours in Wanaka
Open Now: 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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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
+64 3-443 7207
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 23 July 2018

A friend of ours was doing a skydive here, and asked if we wanted to join him. We'd never even considered doing a skydive before, but we decided to give it a go. For days beforehand I was so nervous, but it is an absolutely...More

Thank wanderlist10
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

It wasn’t easy for us to make the trip as it has been cancelled two times before the actual dive due to cloud/rain. The team at Skydive Wanaka was very professional making all arrangements from the drive to the airport ( from Queenstown central), weather...More

Thank Mimi A
Reviewed 12 June 2018

My partner and I did the 12,000ft jump for our very first skydive experience - it was the best thing we've ever done!!! Great experience from start to finish. The staff were wonderful & professional. Thanks guys!

Thank DvK312
Reviewed 2 June 2018

i do not know why my booking had gone wrong. i do not want to provide credit card detail to book for my jump as i am afraid of something screw up. in the end, i did provide. but my booking still went wrong. i...More

Thank outpacer80
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I couldn't thank the guys at Skydive Wanaka enough! From pick up to drop off everything was perfect! The drive out to the drop zone was beautiful, check in at the desk was really easy and the staff were so friendly and helpful! I would...More

Thank LouiseCowlishaw2493
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Once in a life time experience! This is my very first ever skydive of 15,000ft jump and I really enjoyed this dive trip where you get to see both Lake Hawea and Lake Wanaka, Southern alps range and alot of beautiful lush green sceneries. Safety...More

Thank YinS116
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This was my first skydive and I was safe to say, a little nervous. Skydive Wanaka were an amazing company for my first dive. Super professional, all the best kit, friendly, welcoming, trying to put you at ease. I went from 15000 with another diver...More

Thank Becki C
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hey Becki C! Thanks so much for your review - we're really glad to hear our team here put you at ease, and that you loved your skydive with us! Skydiving certainly is addictive - we've had ground staff members love their first tandem so...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Not that clear information-wise regarding the check in, so we missed the video introduction. Since I’ve dived before I didn’t feel like I missed anything though. The rest went really smooth and we all got down safely and had a great time! Personally I felt...More

Thank SnarkyGuppy
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi SnarkGuppy Thanks for your review! We are glad to hear you felt safe with your instructor, and that you chose a beautiful, clear day to skydive with us here in Wanaka. Getting a glimpse of Mt Cook in the distance doesn't happen everyday here,...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Did my first ever skydive from 12000ft today with Skydive Wanaka. Our initial booking with NZONE last week was cancelled due to bad weather and I am glad we managed to do it here today with perfect weather! My instructor was Sambo who made the...More

Thank Jingru O
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Jingru O Thanks so much for taking the time to come on here and write us such a lovely review. I am so glad to hear Sambo went above and beyond to make your skydive experience an enjoyable one. We always recommend our customers...More

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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
22 October 2017|
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry one each I think
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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