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Skydive Wanaka

14 Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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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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14 Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 June 2011

I did my first tandem Skydive with the girls and guys at Skydive Wanaka last week and I'd recommend it to anyone! The crew at SW were brilliant and it is a really relaxed atmoshpere yet professional all the way. There was never any concerns...More

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

Awesome review - thanks!!! Are you sure you wouldn't like to come and work for us? :-) Thanks for choosing to come and do your skydive with your friends, with us here in Wanaka. It's awesome to hear that you are still reliving the experience...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2011

skydive lake wanaka was the most incredibal thing i have ever experianced, the team at the center were the most fantastic people i have ever come across. i was extreamy petrified and they made me feel so welcome, calm and ready to jump. they made...More

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

Thank you so much for your review! Skydiving is one of those things that is completely outside the square and is a huge challenge for so many people. We LOVE seeing the smiles of those who are super nervous before they jump when they have...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2011

Skydive Lake Wanaka is an awesome company. This is a pricey attraction, but it is well worth the money. We did the 15,000 height and it was great. The views are spectacular. The "free fall" (the part before the parachute is drawn) isn't bad at...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2011

Thank you for your Fabulous review!!! It's great to hear that you loved your skydive with us. Yes, you are right, safety is #1 for us, and we do have very strict levels of safety - meaning all our customers have the safest jump possible...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2011

Sharan and I jumped off an airplane for the first time in our lives - obviously strapped onto an instructor from 15000 ft. Must say that this was the best experience ever and a tickmark against a list of things to do in life. You...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2011

Thank you so much for choosing to skydive with us here in Wanaka, for posting your review/photos and for recommending us to fellow travellers!!! it really is the most incredible experience ever isn't it!! And we are pleased that we were able to help you...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2011

I had always said I would try anything but would never ever be tempted to jump out of a plane - under any circumstances.... thank goodness I am spontaneous because that's exactly what I did!!! We rocked up to Skydive Lake Wanaka, in support of...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2011

Wow, thank you soooo much for your incredible review!!! We feel so proud to have helped in making your holiday a truly memorable one. It's funny how sometimes those last minute decisions can be the best ones - and thank you so much for choosing...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2011

Simply the most amazing thing of my whole entire life! I have never ever been so scared but more relieved when I was falling through the air! The scenery you can see all around in simply breath taking. If you're considering doing this, stop thinking...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2011

Thank you so much for your awesome review !! It's sensory overload out there on your first jump isn't it!!! Thank you so much for choosing to do your skydive with us here in Wanaka - I will pass your lovely comments onto our crew.

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Reviewed 22 May 2011

What a great place to skydive! My friend and I were on our last days of our amazing holiday and weren't planning to jump but spontaniously decided to do so when we saw the amazing landscape and the great weather! And we didn't regret it!!!...More

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skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2011

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! It is sometimes those last minute decisions that lead to some of the most amazing experiences - and we are so happy to hear that you loved every minute of your skydive! Thank you for choosing us!!...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2011

A great team that work there and an amazing location. Would recommend Wanaka as a prime spot for your skydive. We had a great morning and got some awesome pictures. Definitely a must do !More

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skydiva2009, Marketing and frontline sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2011

Thank you for choosing to skydive with us and for posting your review. We do live and work in an amazing part of the world, and our crew love to share this with our customers. Enjoy those photos!! Thank you in advance for your recommending...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2011

Refind your Youth !! My friend and I skydived to face what life’s dealt us head on !! My hip problems, her fear of heights, and both busy mums who had forgotten what its like to feel soooooo ALIVE ! Skydive Wanaka have proven to...More

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skydiva2009, front line sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2011

Hello!!! Thank you so much for your wonderful review!! It is fantastic to hear that you and your friend had such a good time skydiving with us!! Sounds like you might be back for more !! I love the way you described your experience with...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2011

Thanks again for an awesome time up in the sky!!! I did a jump two years ago and since then couldnt wait to come back! Finally I got a bunch of friends together who never jumped before. You organised us all in one plane which...More

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skydiva2009, frontline sales and marketing at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2011

Hi Dennis! Thank you so much for your awesome review!!! It was great to have you come back for a second jump - and thanks for recommending us to your friends!! It's awesome to hear that you all loved jumping together from our new plane...More

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Gordon H
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do but the flyer at 15 is more fun
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YOLONIC
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry one each I think
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daisycheng1415
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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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