We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding

Open today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Book In Advance
Tours from Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
169
All photos (169)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
About
Fly with the most experienced dual paragliding and hang gliding Company in New Zealand. Owner/operator Angus Tapper is 4 times NZ Paragliding Champion, runner up in the 2011 NZ Hang Gliding Nationals and has 28 years of aviation experience. Fly from...more
Opens in 23 min
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Coronet Peak, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Website
+64 21 826 336
Call
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding
from $161.84
More Info
from $280.76
More Info
from $144.25
More Info
from $144.25
More Info
Reviews (585)
Filter reviews
566 results
Traveler rating
487
56
10
1
12
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
487
56
10
1
12
Show reviews that mention
All reviews amazing experience photos and videos flying high professional team these guys great flight roller coaster ski fields bucket list new zealand amazing views once in a lifetime great fun my partner pilot angus marika
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 566 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

This was my 1st time to go hang-gliding. My trip was postponed to midday due to the heavy clouds over the area. So safety was a priority. Thought the staff were very courteous & professional about it. My pilot Joe was great. I was pretty...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kiri-MiliT311
Reviewed 4 days ago

Best $205 I have ever spent .Would recommend to any .Overcame my fear of heights .Tony was fantastic ,even serenaded me .

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DayTrip28029465693
coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi DayTrip28029465693, Thank you for your kind review. That is awesome to hear you managed to overcome your fear of heights and were serenaded in the air by Tony. :) Enjoy your travels. Regards, Rachel.

Reviewed 5 days ago

The best views and the best paragliding experience- the guys were awesome, knowledgeable, and just down right funny. Loved it!

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank frenchka83
coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Jet739549, Thank you for your kind review. It;s awesome to hear you loved your paragliding experience and enjoyed the views. Safe travels. Regards, Rachel.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

well just done this trip what can i say well nothing i am speechless it was out of this world always thought about it saw how easy??? what a professional group of lads we were with today think my instructor was Hunter from czech well...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robby14789
coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Robby14789, Thank you for your kind review. It's great to hear you will remember the awesome views from Coronet peak and that you enjoyed your flight. Safe travels. Regards, Rachel.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was quite nervous about paragliding. When we arrived at our takeoff point I met Tony, my pilot. Tony,and the other pilots, introduced them selves. Tony then explained that while there were people taking off that he,and anyone else associated with their company, would not...More

Thank AmyB3631
coronetpeaktandems, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us here on Tripadvisor, AmyB3631. I am pleased to hear you had a great time flying with us. Thank you for your comments on our strict safety regulations. As you discovered being safe and sticking...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Did both hang-gliding & paragliding; 1st time. My hand-gliding guy was pleasant, experienced & laid-back. Got music going thru Go-Pro the whole way. Nice go! Glide time was about 7'ish min. Only wish it was longer ... My para-gliding *Czech' guy was a 'school teacher'...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Paradise07436885381
coronetpeaktandems, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review us here on Tripadvisor, Paradise 07436885381. Awesome to hear you decided for the paragliding and hang gliding combo, our premium product. Flight times vary depending on conditions we get at a time. Rest assured the pilots try...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If hangliding or parasailing is on your bucket then this is the company to do it with. From the first contact to being dropped off at the end, our experience was amazing. Couldn't fault anything.being 50+ we were nervous but needn't have been, it was...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 185liz
coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi 185liz, Thank you for your kind review. It's great to hear we've helped you tick off your bucket list and you enjoyed flying with us. Enjoy the rest of your travels. Regards, Rachel.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first paragliding experience, and it was great! Staff was very professional and courteous. I felt taken care of and safe at all time, everything was explained very well and all my questions were answered. All the tandem partners had many years of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mkb431
coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi mkb431, Thank you for your kind review. It's great to hear both you and your husband loved your flights and felt safe with our pilots. Enjoy the rest of your time in New Zealand. Regards, Rachel.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely loved my first paragliding experience! Staff is lovely and great at their job. Great value for money and the views are amazing. Would definitely recommend booking your paragliding or Hang Gliding with them :)

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lievan90
coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi lievan90, Thank you for your kind review. We're stoked to hear you enjoyed your first Paragliding experience with us, maybe it's the start of a new passion for you. :) Safe travels. Regards, Rachel.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome experience, everyone should Do IT! Good and experienced instructors! I would do it again tomorrow without hésitation!

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Explorer37472442356
coronetpeaktandems, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Explorer37472442356, Thank you for your kind review. It's awesome to hear you had a blast flying with us. Enjoy the rest of New Zealand. Regards, Rachel.

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 60 nearby hotels
Swiss-Belresort Coronet Peak
328 reviews
3.84 miles away
Nugget Point Queenstown Hotel
709 reviews
3.96 miles away
Millbrook Resort
1,199 reviews
4.44 miles away
The Orchard Cottage
29 reviews
4.57 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 300 nearby restaurants
The Millhouse
319 reviews
4.29 miles away
The Hole in One Cafe
204 reviews
4.30 miles away
Kobe Cuisine
114 reviews
4.30 miles away
Clubhouse Restaurant @ Millbrook
75 reviews
3.89 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 412 nearby attractions
Arrowtown Chinese Settlement
591 reviews
4.94 miles away
Millbrook Resort Golf Course
55 reviews
4.33 miles away
The Spa at Millbrook
26 reviews
4.43 miles away
Arrow Bikes
8 reviews
4.55 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
joy110211
February 14, 2019|
Answer
Response from coronetpeaktandems | Property representative |
Hi Tiffany, For paragliding you can bring your own go pro on a chest mounted harness. For hang gliding unfortunately no as you are wearing a harness that covers your chest. Unfortunately all other go pro attachments are not... More
0
Votes
joy110211
February 11, 2019|
Answer
Response from coronetpeaktandems | Property representative |
Hi Joy110211. Thank you for the message and interest in coming flying with us. Very hard to say when the best flying conditions are as it very much depends on the weather pattern that we will experience during your stay. We... More
0
Votes
Chris D
April 1, 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from coronetpeaktandems | Property representative |
Hi Chris, Sorry for the late reply. We just recently returned from our annual break. Thank you for your message and question. The photo and videos are the pilot's own business. They are at the moment NZ$45 for photos, NZ$45... More
0
Votes