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Skydive Wanaka

Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7207
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12000ft 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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Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 February 2011

I had decided yonks ago that I was going to tick this off my list. The time came, I tried to back out of it but my travel companions wouldn't hear it so, off I went. Was abit paranoid about the fitting of the jumpsuit,...More

Thank cupcakegeek
skydiva2009, marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2011

Thank you for your review, and for recommending fellow travelers to skydive with us . If you could please contact us directly we would like to follow up on some of your comments. We are sincerely sorry that you hurt your knee, nothing was mentioned...More

Reviewed 12 February 2011

The best best best. I come back to NZ to do this again one day.

Thank kenzo88tokyo
skydiva2009, marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2011

And we look forward to having you back again!!! Awesome to hear that you loved it - Thanks for choosing to skydive with us :-)

Reviewed 7 February 2011

One of my ambitions on retirment was to travel and do a skydive. Whilst travelling around New Zealand and visting Wanaka Skydive Lake Wanaka was recommended to me as the best place as due to professionalism and picturesque scenery. One word to describe the whole...More

Thank Sueherbert
skydiva2009, marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2011

Thank you so much for your lovely review and for choosing to do your skydive with us. It is great to hear that you had such an awesome experience with Eric and Eugen! Congratulations on ticking a skydive off your list!! All the best for...More

Reviewed 4 January 2011

i'm sure there are many places that will offer a skydiving experience. but for us, what made it so special with Skydive Wanaka was that Jools and her team went out of their way to help me with my marriage proposal plans. when my signage...More

Thank Ben Q
skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2011

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was an absolute pleasure to be a part of such a memorable occasion in your lives!! We were as excited as you were to see it all happen here at the drop zone !!! All the...More

Reviewed 12 November 2010

To get out of my comfort zone I decided to skydive. The location was obvious - Wanaka, were else? It was a lifetime experience. Everything from the first phone call until we left the place with a huge smile on our face was simply excellent....More

Thank AllWaysNZ
skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2010

Thank you so much for your lovely review and for choosing us to help celebrate your 40th birthday!! Congratulations on achieving your goal of doing something outside of your comfort zone!! We look forward to seeing you back for your 50th when the children can...More

Reviewed 9 November 2010

We had a fantastic time, thanks very much. Stunning scenery, very friendly and professional instructors, well worth a jump. It is a shame that you cannot even purchase just one single "in-flight" photo for a reasonable price. It is about $130 min for an in...More

Thank ab8aca
skydiva2009, marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2010

Thank you so much for your review and awesome to hear that you loved your skydive with us here in Wanaka. We used to offer the option of purchasing a wingshot photo before you jump, but often people relied on this and came away disappointed...More

Reviewed 9 November 2010

Wow, what an experience! Crazy, awesome and so much fun. Couldn't have asked for a better day, the weather was perfect and the team at Skydive Lake Wanaka were fantastic. I can't imagine anywhere else in the world that would have better views... for what...More

Thank oliviabrink
skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2010

Hi Olivia - thank you for your lovely review! I always try to tell people that it's much more fun than scary, but it's hard to explain it until you've done it!!! I think you summed it up nicely :-) Thank you for recommending us,...More

Reviewed 9 November 2010

My wife and I did our first skydive (tandem) from 15,000ft and my wife made me do it but that's why I married her. She doesn't even like flying. In fact she was terrified but determined to conquer her fears and I was like 'yeah,...More

Thank bobchuk
skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2010

Thanks for your review!!! You're wife is an awesome lady convincing you to share your skydiving experience together!! I bet it will be something you talk about for years to come!! Hope you has a great rest of your stay here in Wanaka and enjoyed...More

Reviewed 9 November 2010

I had a fantastic first ever skydiving experience with Skydive Lake Wanaka, we had a brilliant day for the jump and Wanaka offers absolutely stunning scenery with snow-capped peaks as the backdrop and gorgeous blue water of Lake Wanaka. The team were professional and friendly...More

Thank Bullers
skydiva2009, marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2010

Thank you so much for your review ! Great to hear that you loved the views and the thrills of the 15,000ft skydive - all the way to the top floor :-) Thanks for choosing to skydive with us, and we look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 7 November 2010

What a brilliant experiance, love the photos and DVD, well recommend this to everyone for 1st time jump... brilliant guides, brilliant equipment, brilliant view breath taking!! THANK YOU....More

Thank mattheww8454
skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2010

Thank you so much for your review Matthew - great to hear that you had a brilliant all round experience!! Thank you for your comments about the footage - the DVDs/pics are great to have so you can keep reliving those memories!! Enjoy showing them...More

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Priyanka B
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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
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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
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