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Address: Skyline Gondola | Brecon Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-441 8581
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Description: Take an exhilarating Tandem Paragliding flight from the top of the Skyline...
Take an exhilarating Tandem Paragliding flight from the top of the Skyline Gondola! An adrenalised flying trip or a relaxed sightseeing tour - it's your choice. GFORCE Paragliding are the only company permitted to fly over spectacular Queenstown and stunning Lake Wakatipu. We are Queenstown's most experienced tandem paragliding company, established 1991.
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not for the faint of heart

I took advantage of the Tandam paragliding. Although I am afraid of heights,however, the views of queenstown from above made up for it. (September 2010)

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I took advantage of the Tandam paragliding. Although I am afraid of heights,however, the views of queenstown from above made up for it. (September 2010)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

It was incredible, you should definitely do this if you ever come to Queenstown. Shout out for my pilot; Richard from Venezuela, he was very nice and fun.

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Marlborough Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Staff were outstanding ... very friendly and encouraging, they made us feel really calm about it all (although we were extremely nervous!!!) An experience I would certainly recommend & the views were amazing!!! ☺️

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Oh my goodness, this was so awesome! The guys were so great, telling us exactly what was going to happen. They also were really good at giving my husband a more sedate ride while I got to do loops! It's quite a walk to the top but that just adds to the excitement! It was expensive for the length of... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

While visiting Bob's Peak we went Paragliding for the first time. The staff is so friendly and very accommodating. Not only was this the first time Paragliding, we loved it so much we went a second time two days later! Can be a little intimidating the first time, but the entire staff is so nice and makes you feel at... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

A great flight with g-force, it included the gondola ride as well as the chairlift which was great. There was also a beautiful but exhausting hike up the mountain. However, it would be a lot better if there was no pressure after the flight for us to purchase their photos and videos. There was not ample time for passengers to... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Feared of few adventures I didn't get a chance to do paragliding and me and my wife were hesitant to go, but later went for it and had an amazing experience and wanted to go again. The staffs were so friendly and booked the tour at Information centre in Queenstown and they said they are flexible with time so booked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

27th May, 2015 5:00 pm Was an awesome tandem paragliding experience with Mike (the instructor) Well something i would love to mention here is that Mike has been doing this since 20+ years with 8000+ successful paraglides. Which I feel is really great in itself. The Paraglide- I was the last one to take off. Sun was just about to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The perfect way to see the wonderful view of Queenstown, mountains and lakes. Incredible experience, With profesionals ( Thank you dominic for this funny Time ) I want to do that once again =)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Not much to say really. Great views going up the gondola and from the top, and of course absolutely incredible views while paragliding. A good bit of adrenaline, especially when running of the side of the hill/mountain and when they take you for a bit of spinning. Very friendly instructors and some great photos & video footage from the GoPro!

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Address: Skyline Gondola | Brecon Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-441 8581
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown

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