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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"
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"free fall"
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"sky dive"
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"tandem master"
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"amazing experience"
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"safety video"
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"video package"
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"tandem partner"
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"feet jump"
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"new zealand"
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"photos and videos"
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"adrenaline rush"
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Reviewed 5 December 2011

Sky Dive Lake Wanaka were amazing. 2 days of post poned sky dives in Queenstown and on the off chance went over to Wanaka where they fitted us in to a sky dive straight away. Friendly professional staff, amazing jump masters and camera men. 15,000ft...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2011

Awesome to hear that your skydive was an amazing experience!! Thank you for taking the drive over from Queenstown to see us!! Skydiving is VERY weather dependent - as you know well! - and the weather between Queenstown and Wanaka can be quite different, even...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2011

15000ft jump and i am feeling like a New Man! Nothing can really explain the experience! You have to try it yourself and be the envy of your friends and family. This is my main highlight of my NZ Trip Friendliest and very professional staff,...More

Thank Heffect
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2011

New Man !! I love it!! Awesome review - thank you so much for posting about your experience with us! We are super lucky to live and work in such a gorgeous area, and our beautiful strangers love sharing this with our customers. Great to...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2011

Having decided to do a 15000ft skydive whilst travelling in New Zealand, we did lots of research on where to do it and who with. Skydive Wanaka came out tops all around, and we were not disappointed. Staff were excellent - so professional and courteous....More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2011

Wow, It is so great to hear that our staff took such excellent care of you, helped calm your nerves and made your experience so special. I hope you enjoy watching your footage over and over again to help relive your skydive, and remind yourselves...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2011

Both me and my other half did this in a moment of madness. We booked in advance. Our flight was delayed due to the weather (good to know as it made us feel that they would only fly if safe). Was surprisingly simple, just watched...More

Thank turace
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2011

Thank you so much for your review and thank you for choosing to do your NZ skydive with us here in Wanaka! You are right, safety is #1 for us, and we do only jump in good weather conditions and we have multiple safety checks...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2011

Everyone should try skydiving once in their lives. The views are great in Wanaka and the skydive people were friendly. The only downfall was that we paid a lot of money for photos and video of the experience but the quality was not so great.More

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skydiva2009, Frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2011

Hello - thank you for your review and for choosing to skydive with us here in Wanaka! Great to hear that you loved your skydive! We would really appreciate you contacting us directly regarding your video/photos. We take pride in offering the highest quality footage...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2011

Sky diving is an awesome thing to do. It was a once off experience for me as it is really expensive, however it was sooooo much fun.More

Thank Princess1247
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2011

Hello - that you so much for choosing to do your skydive with us here in Wanaka!! You're right, skydiving is definitely not a cheap activity to do, but it's an experience of a lifetime and we are so happy that you chose us!! I...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2011

Skydiving should be on everyone's "must do" list, and Wanaka has to be one of the best spots in the world to do it - snow capped mountains, gorgeous blue lakes and views of New Zealand's tallest mountain Aoraki Mt Cook... Spectacular!!!!! The whole team...More

Thank WendyvDijk
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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2011

Thank you so much for your amazing review and for recommending us Wendy! And yes, we do love what we do, and we are so lucky to call Wanaka home!! Living the dream.. and we love sharing this with our customers!! Awesome to hear that...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2011

Thoroughly enjoyed the day - the friendliness of the staff matched with the beautiful surroundings meant that from go-to-whoa it was a memorable experience for all the right reasons. To boot, one that I can revisit over and over with the video and pictures taken...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2011

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Great to hear that your beautiful stranger took great care of you and that you've got the video work to prove it to all your friends and family - not to mention to remind yourself!!! Thanks for...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2011

Great friendly staff, put me at ease straight away. Made the experience unforgettable. Great place to do a skydive!

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2011

Thank you for choosing to skydive with us here in Wanaka - Awesome to hear that you loved it!! Thank you also for writing a review :-)

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Reviewed 4 October 2011

To say I was terrified was an understatement – and YES I did get talked into it – but in saying that, I’ve never been happier to put my money where my mouth is! The slogan says “Strap yourself to a beautiful stranger” and let’s...More

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skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2011

Linzi - what an amazing review, thank you sooo much!!! It is so great to hear that this was one of BEST experiences of your life - yay - we love making great memories!!! Congratulations on taking the challenge and having such a good time...More

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Gordon H
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Yes you do but the flyer at 15 is more fun
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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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