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    Ever wanted to soar majestically through the skies like an eagle. Try Hang gliding off the Coronet Peak Skifield, the highest of the flying sites in Queenstown. After a short ride from Queenstown you will arrive on take off. Get a full briefing with take off practise. Shortly after you will be in the air with your highly experienced hang gliding instructor. Flight times on average are about 10 minutes. Fantastic views are guaranteed. After landing you will be able to check out the awesome photo and video footage of your flight. No obligation to buy. A short right back to Queestown follows, where you will complete your activity.

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    • Coronet Peak, Queenstown New Zealand
    • Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, Coronet Peak, Queenstown 9300 New Zealand
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    The pickup point is outside the Ivan Clarke Gallery on 39 Camp Street in Queenstown.
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    The drop-off point is outside the Cardrona Shop on 37 Camp Street, Queenstown.
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Courtesy transport
    • Local taxes
    Exclusions
    • In-flight photos and videos available
    • T-Shirts available
    • Hotel pick ups and drop offs
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Adult pricing applies to all travellers
    • Weight restrictions apply: minimum weight 20kg, maximum weight 90kg from October to March and 80kg from April to September, may vary throughout the year, depending on conditions.
    • Dress warm - the main thing is to wear sturdy footwear
    • Please make reservations aware of any medical issues you have and we will advise whether flying is advisable or not
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • It is important for all customers to declare any of the following medical conditions. Please note this does not necessarily exclude a person from doing our activities. - Pregnancy, Heart Condition, Recent Sprains or Muscular injuries, Panic/Anxiety Attacks, High/low Blood Pressure, Bone Disorders, Fragile Skin, Dislocations, Diabetes, Epilepsy, Prosthetics, Neurological Disorders, Disabilities, Physical Impairment, Motionsickness
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed April 7, 2019

    The instructors were so much fun. What an experience running off of a mountain to sail down to the ground. The views were amazing and it was so peaceful up there. I appreciate that the cost of the pictures and video were reasonable. Thank you...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Charles_Orlando
    coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

    Hi Charles_Orlando, Thank you for your kind review. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your flight and have some photos to take home to remember it by. Safe travels. Regards, Rachel.

    Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

    The instructors were very friendly and knowledgeable. They talked to you throughout and made sure you were okay/calmed your nerves. The instructors and procedures were explained before take off and you practice running along with your instructor so you are prepared for take off. Towards...More

    Thank caseydoll
    coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

    Hi caseydoll, Thank you for your kind review. That's awesome to hear you enjoyed your Instructional Hang glide and were able to have a go at flying yourself. Safe travels. Regards, Rachel

    Reviewed March 15, 2018

    Loved hang gliding in Queenstown. We left from Coronet Peak and soared above the valley for quite some time before landing. The guides were very informative and helped ease nerves, and seemed to gauge spins and time based on their passenger. I was into it...More

    Date of experience: January 2018
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    coronetpeak1, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

    Many thanks for taking your time to review us here on Tripadvisor, Andrea M. I am glad you loved your hang gliding flight with us. I will pass on your feedback to the crew. :-) Hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels through New...More

    Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

    I booked this this randomly for my son and I while we were waiting for the bungy bus. It was a highlight of our trip. The staff were fantastic. They were friendly and we were totally at ease with them. It is one of the...More

    Thank Marianne M
    coronetpeak1, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

    Awesome, Marianne M. I am thrilled to hear coming hang gliding with us was the highlight of your vacation. Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback here on Tripadvisor. I will pass it onto our great crew. Hope you enjoyed the rest of...More

    Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

    Well, I loved the hanggliding experience. For sure I felt like the instruction could have been longer but in the end it was enough and you knew all you had to know for the takeoff and the glide. The hanggliding itself was incredible and my...More

    1  Thank Natasha0606
    coronetpeak1, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

    Many thanks for taking the time to review us here on Tripadvisor, Natasha. I am please to hear you loved your hang glide with us. Anders is one of our senior pilots - very experienced and yes, a funny Swedish man. :-) The take off...More

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