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Skydive Southern Alps Tandem Skydive

Highlights
  • Tandem skydive over the Mt Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks
  • Brave a hair-raising free-fall from a height of 15,000 feet (4,572 meters)
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views of the UNESCO-listed landscapes of Te Wahipounamu
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Skydive Southern Alps Tandem Skydive
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12,000ft Tandem Skydive 11:00Most Popular
Discover your own natural high while jumping from a plane 12,000ft above New Zealand's most stunning alpine scenery!
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9,000ft Tandem Skydive 15:30
Discover your own natural high while jumping from a plane above NZ's most stunning alpine scenery! Freefall at 200kph over Mt Aspiring & Fiordland National Parks, in a World Heritage Area.
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12,000ft Tandem Skydive 08:00
Discover your own natural high while jumping from a plane 15,000ft above New Zealand's most stunning alpine scenery!
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Overview
Get the ultimate adrenaline fix with an exhilarating tandem skydiving experience in Glenorchy. Feel the thrill of a high-speed free-fall as you jump from 15,000 feet (4,572 meters) and reach speeds of up to 200km/hr (124m/hr). Then, float back to earth under a canopy and soak up the breath-taking scenery of the UNESCO-listed Mt Aspiring and Fiordland national parks. Most importantly: your tandem skydive will be accompanied by a tandem instructor at all times, ensuring maximum fun with minimal risk!
What to Expect

Discover your own natural high while jumping from a plane  ranging from 9,000ft to 15,000ft above New Zealand's most stunning alpine scenery! Freefall at 200km/hour over Mt Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks, part of the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Area - the place of greenstone.

This exciting tour offers you not only the most breath-taking scenery in the world, but also promises you the most personalised tandem skydiving adventure in New Zealand.

Sit back and enjoy as we drive you along Lake Wakatipu to our drop zone, located in Glenorchy. Known as ‘The Gateway to Paradise’, you may recognize Glenorchy as Middle Earth, with many “Lord of The Rings” and “The Hobbit” movie settings nearby.

Reviews (156)
1 - 5 of 155 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amazing views

We went with Skydive Southern Alps as they had a spectacular bus trip out to Glenorchy airport. The gear was all kept in good condition and the staff were very friendly and experienced at what they do. The skydive instructors were thorough and made us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shaun R
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile
A great lifetime experience .

We reached the NZOne office in the city at 10.30 am,given briefings there,shown videos of tandem diving. We had already booked for it in our hotel itself,costing NZD 299 per pax. Here our weight taken, overweight is not allowed,as the expert has to carry you,we...More

Thank jyotsna907
Reviewed 16 August 2018
Awesome view & people

Organised a surprise skydive for my boyfriend and ended up jumping too. All the crew were great, super friendly, professional and knowledgable. Amazing views, better than the jump over Remarks and Wanaka. So much fun, definitely recommend

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ames_the_wanderer
Reviewed 1 August 2018
Must do in your Lifetime ! The southern Alps view is astonishing

Do not miss out on doing this if you are in Queenstown. Once in a lifetime experience and the expertise of the jump guides kept me very calm to the climb up to 15.000 feet. Tandem jump and I absolutely loved my experience of this...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kristjan_Iceman
Reviewed 19 June 2018
Breathtaking scenery

Absolutely gorgeous place to do a skydive. I've dived before and this is my favourite. The staff are all friendly and helpful. You can't really go wrong here.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Johnna R
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