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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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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
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+64 3-443 7207

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Reviewed yesterday

What an amazing experience, in an amazing place! This was my first skydive, and it has inspired me to do it 2 more times within a 3 week time gap! Very professional team, full of laughs and excitement. Kirk was an amazing tandem instructor and...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Skydiving has always been on the top of our bucket list when my husband and I visited NZ. We chose to do it at Wanaka because of the picturesque lakes against the breathtaking mountain range. We booked a slot at 3pm in the afternoon because...More

Thank YvonneWoi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well organised operation. Plenty of choices of packages for the adrenaline junkie. Great location over amazing landscape.More

Thank Gavin D
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gavin D, What a review!!! It is pleasing to hear that you rated Skydive Wanaka as a very slick, well organised operation.... We believe that we offer an epic location to skydive, with stunning scenery with the ability to see up to 6 lakes,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an exhilarating experience with this dive! They were organized, prepared and welcoming. Made you feel relaxed and excited all at the same time. There maybe a wait for the he right weather but this is for safety and you want this. They take...More

Thank bmpoth6
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear bmpoth6, Thank you for your kind words of your recent experience with Skydive Wanaka, we truly appreciate it! We pride ourselves on our customer service, so it is great to hear that you thought our team were organised, prepared and welcoming....I will be sure...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing place to skydive from! Very friendly service- my husband and I had originally booked to go on two separate days but the staff told us they could have us on the same day on two separate flights (we had to take turns...More

Thank Shvetha S
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sventha S, Wow, is a great way to start a review! Thank you for your very kind words about your recent Skydive Wanaka experience....It is very pleasuring to hear that you enjoyed your entire experience from start to finish. At Skydive Wanaka, we pride...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome experience and a great relaxed crew who have seen it all before. Very professional and relaxed with some proper skydiving characters as you would expect. Super cool and super professional and WHAT an incredible place to "Strap yourself to a beautiful stranger...More

Thank Elwam
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Elwam, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience of Skydive Wanaka! It sounds like you had an awesome experience.... Thanks again for your feedback, we truly appreciate it! Kind regards, The Skydive Wanaka team

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Sky diving as an activity is highly weather dependent. However once you are on the flight the entire experience is worth the wait. The divers are really sensitive and explain you the entire process in detail. Its a must do activity in Queenstown/Wanaka.More

Thank 868malharm
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Dear 868malharm, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka! It is great to hear that you believe that it is a 'must do' activity when visiting Queenstown/Wanaka - We tend to agree! Thank you again, we truly appreciate...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This place has to be the best location to skydive. They make it really easy for us and very helpful. Picked us up from Queenstown and drove us an hour each way. From the time they picked me till I was dropped back they were...More

Thank timtamer
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Hi timtamer, We tend to agree with you that Wanaka is the best location to skydive! We pride ourselves on our customer service, so it is very pleasing to hear that you enjoyed the entire experience, from the time you were picked up to your...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome 40th bday experience & first time sky dive. Amazing views over Wanaka & highlight was seeing Mt Cook above the clouds. The Instructor I had was brilliant - he made sure it was a great experience & explained everything really well to help calm...More

Thank Philippa W
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear Philippa W, Wow, what a review! It is very pleasing to hear that you chose to jump with Skydive Wanaka to celebrate your 40th birthday....What a way to celebrate! Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka, we...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Did my skydive from 15000ft. The experience is not cheap, far from it. But we choose to do it and it was a great experience. Could'nt understand why my mouth and throat was so dry when we were freefalling. My mouth was open laughing at...More

Thank ll124
Fleur C, Director of Sales at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear ll124, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at Skydive Wanaka! It is great to hear that you had a good fun and a great experience....Sounds like you did a lot of laughing during your skydive, an example of an...More

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Priyanka B
18 July 2016|
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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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Heliophilia717
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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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