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Wanaka Paragliding

Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 800 359 754
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We did a tandem flight in March 2017. Staff is friendly and nice. The flight however was short, we... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Brucius86
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Amazing experience

I absolutely loved my paragliding experience with Wanaka Parargliding. The staff make you feel very... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Sarah R
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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+64 800 359 754

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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.

Reviewed 30 January 2017

A great way to experience flight and see the beautiful surrounds of Wanaka. The sensations and views are amazing. The team are incredibly professional and passionate and go out of their way to personalize your paragliding experience. I am definitely going to take up paragliding...More

Thank Krishaan W
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

That's awesome to read you're inspired to fly yourself Krishaan. Hoping to see you back at Treble Cone with a wing of your own.

Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

So glad I did it! It was my first time paragliding and it couln't have been better! The crew was awesome, Haydon was really informative and there was not a moment I felt unsafe. The scenery is beautiful and the feeling when you fly through...More

Thank Jaqueline H
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Hi Jaqueline, thank you for the great review and recommendation. Happy Travels!

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The staff was from the start super friendly and cheerful! A good activity for those who want "light extreme". Also not so expensive, i give it 10/10!

Thank 37halel
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Thank you so much for the review and the 10/10! Wow that's very kind. We're always trying to find little ways to improve and I'm sure we can do even better. I like your description "light extreme" too. Happy Travels.

Reviewed 20 December 2016

A must do in Wanaka! Such an amazing experience,views just insane! You start at pub corner on the Treble cone ski field and right in the heart of the national park. A very smooth, fun and professional flight! Grey was my guide and so informative,...More

Thank Hannah J
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Hi Hannah, Thank you for the terrific review. I'm delighted you had a good flight and were up for the 'acro'. Grey is a great pilot so I know you're well looked after. Hoping you get everything else ticked off your bucket list too.

Reviewed 11 December 2016

Great crew, relaxed but thoroughly professional. We booked very short term and were lucky with the weather. Got picked up at our accommodation in Wanaka, which was essential for us since we didn't have transport. The flight itself was brilliant, I enjoyed it even more...More

Thank Coffeecat
Wanakaparagliding, Owner at Wanaka Paragliding, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Thanks very much Coffeecat for your kind review. We're happy to hear you enjoyed yourself and the GoPro turned out well. We didn't have the second vehicle last summer to pick up in town but this year we can. Great to meet you both. Grey,...More

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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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