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Skydive Wanaka

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Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
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US$216.52*
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9000ft Tandem Skydive in Wanaka
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US$325.14*
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15000ft Tandem Skydive in Wanaka
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3-Hour Tour From Wanaka: Tandem Skydive From 12,000 Feet
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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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  • Poor1%
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Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 February 2012

The skydive was absolutly amazing. The view was stunnig, the flight was great and the freefall was fantastic. I LOVED it!!! and I definitely wanna do it again.

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2012

Hi Amelie - thank you so much for choosing Wanaka for your skydive!! We LOVE that YOU loved it!! Let us know when you are back in town and we'll get you back up in the beautiful blue skies again :-)

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Reviewed 8 February 2012

If you are planning to Skydive then "Sydive Wanaka" is a good company to go with. Extremely friendly staff. Gabbo the Skydive instructor was professional and the whole experience was fantastic. Chose the 12,000 ft skydive and throughout the adventure there was a great feeling...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2012

Great hear that you enjoyed your skydive with your beautiful stranger here in Wanaka!! Thank you so much for recommending us and for taking the time to write a review. All the best - see you next time you visit NZ!!

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Reviewed 31 January 2012

Skydive Lake Wanaka is an absolute must do if you are an adrenaline junkie. Once in a lifetime experience as I strapped myself to a stranger (Jeff - my tandem diver) and jumped off a perfect aircraft from 12000 feet. Staff, skydivers and camera flyers...More

Thank Rokhshad
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2012

Thank you so much for recommending us and for your incredible review!! Great to hear that our staff looked after you, made rebooking easy and that you had a fantastic skydive with Jeff! I hope the video's and photos are continuing to keep those freefall...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2012

WOW WOW WOW!! What an adrenaline rush!! This must be on your to do list if you are in Wanaka. My boyfriend and I both skydived to celebrate our 10 year anniversary and what a way to celebrate!! The staff are very professional and really...More

Thank RebeccaCook22
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2012

Congratulations on your 10 year anniversary - and thank you for choosing us to help celebrate!! So great to hear that you loved your skydive, and yes, those DVD's will keep you laughing, smiling and also very proud of what you have done for years...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2012

Really welcoming team and hugely experienced. This helped because it was our first experience of sky diving and I was apprehensive. However, our kids had sky dived before so... It was one of those OMG what am I doing experiences - terrific!More

Thank Charles H
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2012

Thanks for choosing to skydive with us Charles and for posting a review. Your first skydive is always a little nerve racking as you have no idea what to expect - it's great to hear that our experienced crew looked after you and even more...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2012

the skydive itself was good with great views. However, the pickup was late, it took 50min to get into the security brief and the tandem partner instructor needed to work on his people skills... it's an ok jump but overall they need to work on...More

Thank Martin T
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2012

Hello - Firstly, thank you for choosing to jump with us here in Wanaka. I am so sorry to hear that your entire experience wasn't amazing. As you will see from our other reviews, customer service and making your experience incredible are our number one...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2012

This was simply brilliant. There was no doubt in my mind that these guys run a tip-top operation. The ride up was good BUT the ride down from 15000 was just amazing. I jumped with Ingemar and he made me feel safe and confident before...More

Thank roddyosullivan
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2012

Hi Roddy - Awesome to hear that Ingemar showed you an amazing time here in Wanaka. Thank you so much for your review and for recommending us!! We are so stoked to be one of your top 3 things that you did on your entire...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2012

Awesome skydiving, the only thing I didn't like was that my photog did all super closeups of my face when I would much rather have had some shots that showed where I was in relation to the amazing scenery. My husbands photog was SO much...More

Thank Maradenver
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2012

Thank you so much for your 5 star review!! Great to hear that your experience was awesome and that you loved the scenery - we love it too!! Every skydive is unique, and so is the combination of our staff that fly with you, so...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2012

The place was clean, and the people were funny and friendly, the price was a little high though.More

Thank Jessica O
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2012

Hi Jessica - and we can't wait to have you back again!! Fantastic to hear that you enjoyed skydiving with us. With regard to pricing, skydiving is an expensive activity, and there are many costs involved with every skydive - planes, pilots, tandem masters, parachutes...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2012

Had a wonderful experience with Skydive Lake Wanaka. We were actually the ones running late and yet they were very friendly and understanding. They didn't make us wait around or leave us till last. We were in and through the briefing video within 10 minutes...More

Thank Megan A
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2012

Hi Megan, thanks for your brilliant review !! Alencar is great - and it's awesome to hear that you have some fun footage with him in freefall!! Air swimming - love it!! Safety is always #1 for us, and I am pleased to hear that...More

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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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