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Skydive Wanaka

Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7207
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3-Hour Tour From Wanaka: Tandem Skydive From 12,000 Feet
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9000ft Tandem Skydive in Wanaka
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15000ft Tandem Skydive in 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. 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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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
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"beautiful stranger"
in 51 reviews
"free fall"
in 44 reviews
"sky dive"
in 36 reviews
"tandem master"
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"amazing experience"
in 46 reviews
"safety video"
in 8 reviews
"video package"
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"tandem partner"
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"feet jump"
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"new zealand"
in 60 reviews
"ground staff"
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"photos and videos"
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"lifetime experience"
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"mt cook"
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"adrenaline rush"
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"safe hands"
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Sky diving as an activity is highly weather dependent. However once you are on the flight the entire experience is worth the wait. The divers are really sensitive and explain you the entire process in detail. Its a must do activity in Queenstown/Wanaka.More

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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Dear 868malharm, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka! It is great to hear that you believe that it is a 'must do' activity when visiting Queenstown/Wanaka - We tend to agree! Thank you again, we truly appreciate...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This place has to be the best location to skydive. They make it really easy for us and very helpful. Picked us up from Queenstown and drove us an hour each way. From the time they picked me till I was dropped back they were...More

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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hi timtamer, We tend to agree with you that Wanaka is the best location to skydive! We pride ourselves on our customer service, so it is very pleasing to hear that you enjoyed the entire experience, from the time you were picked up to your...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome 40th bday experience & first time sky dive. Amazing views over Wanaka & highlight was seeing Mt Cook above the clouds. The Instructor I had was brilliant - he made sure it was a great experience & explained everything really well to help calm...More

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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear Philippa W, Wow, what a review! It is very pleasing to hear that you chose to jump with Skydive Wanaka to celebrate your 40th birthday....What a way to celebrate! Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka, we...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Did my skydive from 15000ft. The experience is not cheap, far from it. But we choose to do it and it was a great experience. Could'nt understand why my mouth and throat was so dry when we were freefalling. My mouth was open laughing at...More

Thank ll124
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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear ll124, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka! It is great to hear that you had a good fun and a great experience....Sounds like you did a lot of laughing during your skydive, an example of an...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

First time skydiving, very exciting experience of free falling. Lake and mountain views in wanaka absolute beautiful, probably one of the best place to skydive. Crew very professional, instructions well explained. Transport from convenient city centre/ hotel to the skydive location provided. Cost wise not...More

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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Dear clairelB4171VE, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased to read that you found your first Skydive a very exciting experience! We appreciate your feedback regarding the professionalism of our skydiving operation. I will be sure...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Had my first skydive here. Jumped from 15,000 feet. It was an absolutely amazing experience. Spectacular view and nothing uncomfortable. I do think it worths the price. All the staff were professional and friendly. The process was smooth. Special thanks to my very cool and...More

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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Hi Ying G, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka, we truly appreciate it! It is great to hear that you had an absolutely amazing experience jumping with us - We look forward to welcoming you back to...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We booked our skydive about 3 hours before we actually jumped out of the plane. We had little time to be nervous or scared - only excited! The team was very friendly and helpful - great to help to calm the nerves. The Tandem Master...More

Thank kerwar09
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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi kerwar09, What a review! Very happy to hear that we were able to accommodate you at such short notice and you were excited about your Skydive Wanaka experience....We pride ourselves on our customer service, so it is pleasing to hear that our team were...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2017

I cannot fault the experience one bit. The staff are friendly and very professional and everything is done with a big smile. My instructor Rory was ace. Keeps you calm and makes you feel safe. Go do it with Skydive Wanaka it's brilliant.More

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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi AdyBishop, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent Skydive Wanaka experience! It is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that our team made you feel welcomed....I will be sure to pass on your feedback to Rory...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

They welcome you and when you've signed a few thinks, you get in your gear, meet your instructor (and your filming guy, if you choose to pay for one) and then it's off to the above! We jumped from 15,000 feet and it was amazing!...More

Thank Maria L
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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Dear Maria L, Thank you so much for such an EPIC review! It is very pleasing to hear how much you enjoyed your Skydive Wanaka experience - How special that you managed to see Mt Cook too, it sounds like it was a stunning day...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

My first jump and my husband's fourth. We opted for the 15,000-foot jump, and the experience was incredible. Skydive Wanaka is a smooth operation from beginning to end, although the initial communication from the front desk was a bit confusing (apparently it's not good to...More

Thank Mary L
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Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Dear Mary L, Thank you for taking the time to review your Skydive Wanaka experience. It is fantastic to hear that you would absolutely reccommend us to any adventure-seekers looking for an unforgettable experience. We pride ourselves on our customer service at Skydive Wanaka, therefore...More

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Gordon H
10 January 2018|
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Yes you do but the flyer at 15 is more fun
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YOLONIC
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Sorry one each I think
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daisycheng1415
13 October 2017|
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Response from Fleur C | 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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