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Skydive Wanaka

Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7207
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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. This incredible scenic experience captures views of Mt Cook, Mt Aspiring, glaciers, lakes and rivers! Capture your huge freefall grin with freefall DVD and digital pictures - How big is your smile?
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Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7207

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

My first ever skydive, couldn't have been any better. Payed for the ultimate camera package. so worth it... Triple figures on Instagram! I usually only get around 28-30 likes, currently sitting on 107 likes... that's without any hashtags. Unbelievable crew super nice, looked after me...More

Thank Jack C
Management response:Responded 27 April 2017

Hi Jack C, Wow, what a review! Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback, we really appreciate it.... It is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your first ever skydive experience with us at Skydive Wanaka, thank you for choosing us :) The...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I done a 15,000ft skydive here yesterday, it was my first ever skydive and it couldn't of been a better experience! The staff were amazing, so friendly and helpful. The scenery is unreal, your literally in awe of it as your parachute down. If your...More

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Management response:Responded 27 April 2017

Dear gmbarker, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka, we truly appreciate it! We are thrilled that you chose Skydive Wanaka for first ever skydive, ánd that you see it as the 'best place to skydive! I will...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

If your health allows you should totally do it. I've never felt safer (!) and more exhilarated. The strangers you strap yourself to are indeed Beautiful and super experienced and caring. Absolutely Must do!

Thank nata168
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Let's be honest, I approached sky diving for the first time with a fair bit of trepidation. Fear, anxiety, certain death... But I need not have worried. Now there might not be anywhere more beautiful in the world to do your first sky dive. But...More

Thank Chrislewy
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I had to book the dive because the weather was amazing! The scenery is spectacular as well. We had no problems booking a same day afternoon dive and getting picked up from our holiday park. Definitely a must-do bucket list item! Minor Gripes: 1) This...More

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This was my first ever skydive experience, and I was nervous, but everyone here put me at ease. My "stranger" was super nice, very experienced, and made for an exhilarating experience. Once we rolled out, I was all good and can't wait to do it...More

Thank haylaura
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was my first skydive. What an experience! We did this the day after Roys hike because we could barely walk, so figured a passive activity of falling out of a plane would be perfect. My 'stranger' was Eugen or Geno and he was fantastic....More

Thank Jake K
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I was told Wanaka was the most prettiest to skydive. Even though I had to wait an hour or so due to my last minute booking and me getting there a little late Skydive Wanaka gave me what I wanted for my first skydive ever....More

Thank sea2mjs
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I have just done my 1st skydive at wanaka, it was awesome Experience for me.. I want to do it again.. special thanks to my instructor 'api' have done a great job on taken nice video and nice angles... once again it was worth to...More

Thank Beechintabby
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The experience is phenomenal! Skydiving itself is a pretty "standard" sport that is found worldwide but what stands out here for SkyDive Wanaka is two things: professionalism and the natural surrounding beauty of the Wanaka skydiving area. From the onset, you can tell the team...More

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Priyanka B
18 July 2016|
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Response from Ng R | Reviewed this property |
For just 12,000 ft jump, it will cost you NZD$339. They have various package available which include video, photos and handi-cam. For the all in package, it will cost you NZD$ 629. You may like to look up their website for a... More
2 May 2016|
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Response from guillremo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I did the skydive about two months ago for my birthday, too! They provide a shuttle from Queenstown to Wanaka twice a day. Please check with Wanaka Skydive to coordinate space/schedule. You can book with any time in... More