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Skydive Wanaka

#17 of 59 Tours 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...more
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14 Mustang Lane | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

Booked this activity for others....very unimpressed with the female staff at the counter....totally disinterested and felt like I was 'intruding' on her day...wasn't very helpful and unsmiling, bored attitude....will book Queenstown for sure next time. I'm sure the flight instructors were great, but front line...More

Thank Samantha-Dawn S
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Hey Samantha-Dawn S Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review of your experience at Skydive Wanaka. We pride ourself on offering great customer service and an excellent experience for our customers at the dropzone, so I am very sorry to hear you...More

Reviewed March 4, 2018

First time I am skydiving so the experience itself is surreal. You get to see beautiful Wanaka and the surroundings. Your tandem partner (referred to as beautiful stranger) is professional and go through all the safety precaution to make sure you're ready to go. The...More

Thank nlink90
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Hey nlink90! Thanks for your review - skydiving certainly is a surreal experience, especially that amazing moment when you jump out of the plane for the first time - craziness!! We're glad to hear your felt fully briefed by your instructor, and that you were...More

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

On our honeymoon, skydive Wanaka was the last adventure planned on our last day in Nz. As they say, keep the best for last, we did that too! Jack was my beautiful stranger whom I strapped onto and did the dive with. He’s really most...More

Thank RiddhiS134
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Hi Riddhi S! Thanks for your review - we're super glad you enjoyed your skydive with us here in wonderful Wanaka and that our beautiful stranger Jack took good care of you! It's quite cool having a go at steering the parachute - not everyone...More

Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

We had fantastic weather and a stunning view. Much better than I imagined. My instructor was awesome and even though I was nervous I felt safe at all times. The ground service was friendly but could cheer up a bit more even if it is...More

Thank Roving729467
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Hey, thanks so much for taking the time to write your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your skydive with us and took in that spectacular view - it sure is beautiful up there hey?! We're glad you felt safe at all times -...More

Reviewed February 21, 2018

For someone who never thought she would skydive and is petrified of heights - I had the most incredible experience! I was absolutely buzzing afterwards, definitely a must do while in Wanaka, on a good day you can see all the way to MT Cook...More

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Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Hi 751tee! Thanks so much for your review! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your jump with us here in Wanaka, and that your tandem master Rory took good care of you. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to...More

Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Wow! The wife bought me a voucher for my birthday last Year, so time to use it. The crew were brilliant and seemed as excited as everyone else there to be heading out for a dive. Flight up was mint, free-fall was epic and exhilarating...More

Thank RustyS215
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2018

Hi Rusty S! Woohoo!! It certainly sounds like you had a great time skydiving with us. Your wife sounds like a keeper - a skydive for your birthday is a GREAT gift! We're glad to hear you rate our awesome ground crew - we pride...More

Reviewed February 1, 2018

Strap yourself to a beautiful stranger and hurl yourself out of a perfectly good plane at 12,000ft. Just the most amazing memory. Even got the Camera Flyer package in case I forgot any of it. Bit of a chaotic check-in but that is because it...More

Thank scottng15
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Hi scottng15 Thanks for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your skydive with us in wonderful Wanaka :-) it sure is a gorgeous place to skydive, and the cameraflyer package is a great way to be able to relive it again and again, and prove...More

Reviewed January 28, 2018

Me and my brother went for the 12000 Skydive and had an amazing experience right from booking the ticket to the landing. To be fair we did not had to wait that much maybe guessing the 12000 dive being the most booked. This was my...More

Thank Sameet J
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Hey Sameet J! Thanks so much for your review. We glad you enjoyed your skydive with us here in Wanaka, and that you did not have to wait around long. And what a great activity to do with your brother - family fun for sure!...More

Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Our experience skydiving was fantasic... once it was our turn to get ready to fly the process was smooth, safe and the instructors were fab the whole way through. The only reason to not rate 5 stars on this occasion was because despite booking onto...More

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Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Hi Penny9876. Thanks for your review. We're glad you found the skydive process smooth and safe - that's our number one aim, so good to hear we delivered on this occasion :-) I am sorry you felt frustrated to have been left waiting around. We...More

Reviewed January 25, 2018

This place is so great. My tandem partner Dylan was so professional, made me feel safe, comfortable and confident on my first skydive! The staff is all so professional and warm and are clear with their instructions. There are truly a wide group of “beautiful...More

Thank MeaganJ99
Kirsty B, Front Office Manager at Skydive Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Hey Meagan J! Woohoo! Thanks so much for your review - we just love hearing about how much fun our customers have been having in the skies above Wanaka!! I'll pass on your kind words to Dylan, who I'm sure will be stoked to hear...More

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Gordon H
January 10, 2018|
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do but the flyer at 15 is more fun
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YOLONIC
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Response from Herculan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry one each I think
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Hi Daisy, We offer complimentary transport from central Wanaka, outside iSITE Wanaka on Ardmore Street. When you book your skydive, please let our Reservations team know that you require transport. We look forward to... More
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