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Wanaka Paragliding

Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 800 359 754
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A must do!!

From friendly staff to amazing views, definitely worth putting yourself out there. A special thank... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
roserido1989
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Awesome flight with beautiful views

Had an amazing flight with Brooke Whatnall and the team (Nicola Woods and Richard Van... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rebe' E
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From friendly staff to amazing views, definitely worth putting yourself out there. A special thank you to Brooke, who made me feel very safe from beginning to finish and even threw in a couple of spins in there :)

Thank roserido1989
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We're delighted that you felt safe and enjoyed your flight with Brooke and that view really is special isn't it. Thanks for taking the time to review us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing flight with Brooke Whatnall and the team (Nicola Woods and Richard Van Nievwkoop) Was bit nervous walking/running off a mountain but Brooke walked me through it and ended up having a rippa of a flight and the twist and turns were a...More

Thank Rebe' E
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, Rebekah, so glad you enjoyed it and we really appreciate the review. By the way , I'll be trying to remember the tips you gave us when I go horse trekking and I'm the nervous one.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I tried a tandem paraglide last week for the first time - I bought one for my partner for his bday too. We both loved the experience! The take off was the only nerve wracking part (and even then not much) but once I was...More

Thank lilycooke22
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lily, it was great to meet you and Nick and we're delighted you enjoyed the flight. Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am working on my fear of heights so took the plunge to paraglide with Paraglide Wanaka. Booking and finding the site was super easy. I had a warm welcome and all the team were relaxed, reassuring and informative. I did not feel pressured or...More

1  Thank happyasannie
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! What a review, thank you, Annie. We're all rapt, that you choose to face your fear with us. All the best from the Wanaka Paragliding team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great crew, Richard and NIX, Nicola, wonderful experience, great views, an awesome experience, any age can fly, trust an old guy!More

Thank Glenn B
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, Glenn. We all really enjoyed meeting you and Carol. I want to thank you both for your spontaneous decision to fly with us and finding a way to fit tandem paragliding into your day. Conditions really were exceptionally good...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We did a tandem flight in March 2017. Staff is friendly and nice. The flight however was short, we just flew beside the mountain and did not get much hight. Within 10-15 minutes we were back on the ground. View was nice but not spectaculair....More

Thank Brucius86
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Hi Brucius86, thanks for your genuine feedback. Flight duration is something your pilot can't extend much if weather conditions aren't giving any lift that day. You fly an 800m vertical drop at Treble Cone which equates to a 15 minute flight without lifting air and...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

I absolutely loved my paragliding experience with Wanaka Parargliding. The staff make you feel very safe and welcomed. The views are stunning with the location at Treble Cone, there are great views of the river and waterfalls. I was given the option to control the...More

Thank Sarah R
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you for reviewing us, Sarah. We're delighted you felt safe and welcome and we really appreciate your recommendation. Happy Travelling!

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Had an awesome flight with Sebastian today. Loved everything, the flight was great and the harness was super comfy it was like sitting in an armchair the whole way day. Sebastian even took photos, did some tricks and let me fly! 10 out of 10...More

Thank gabriellecrawford
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2017

Thank you for the 10 out of 10 Gabrielle. We're delighted you had a good time.

Reviewed 23 February 2017

It was my first-time paragliding and I had a wonderful experience with Sebastien who did his best to make me relax and kept me safe throughout the entire journey.

Thank GChan1234
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Thank you for reviewing us. It's great to read you felt safe and relaxed on your first flight.

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

My husband went up with Haydn this a.m. He had a marvelous ride. The company is first class but comfortable. The staff is so helpful and proficient. Thank you!! You are the best!!!

Thank ester94
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Thank you very much for your review Ester. That's wonderful to learn your husband enjoyed his flight. We do try our best.

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lovesbirding
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Response from Wanakaparagliding | Property representative |
Hi. Sorry for the late answer, I only just saw your question and I know it's probably too late for you now but let me answer as best as I can. We charge $209 for morning flights, if you can drive out to the bottom of the... More
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