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Skydive Wanaka - 12,000ft

Strap yourself to a beautiful stranger for the experience of a lifetime with Skydive Wanaka - New Zealand's most spectacular, multi award winning high altitude skydive!


  • Multi award winning high altitude skydive
  • 360 degree views of NZ's highest mountains, glaciers, lakes and rivers
  • Speeds of up 200kph
  • A ridiculous amount of excitement and fun!

Climbing high above the stunning southern alpine scenery in the custom built skydive plane, your incredible scenic flight captures breath-taking 360 degree views of NZ's highest mountains, glaciers, lakes and rivers.

Reaching a height of 12,000ft the time arrives to leap with your highly qualified jumpmaster from the perfectly good aeroplane into pure air and the adrenaline rush of a lifetime.

Experience the heart pumping exhilaration of freefall as you reach terminal velocity at an eye watering speed of 200kph. After 45 seconds of freefall the chute opens soaring you smoothly over the beautiful scenery below, landing you safely and gently back at the drop zone.

A must do on any bucket list, and an absolute must do with Skydive Wanaka! Discover why this is the New Zealand Skydiving experience everyone is talking about.

Per Person $369.00

What's included

  • 12,000ft skydive
  • Comprehensive safety briefing
  • Qualified tandem skydive master


  • Allow approximately 3 hours for the whole experience


  • Skydive Wanaka, 14 Mustang Lane, Wanaka Airport, 9382, New Zealand.

    Check in at our base at Wanaka Airport or select complimentary pick up from Wanaka i-SITE through checkout.


  • Minimum age: 6
  • The minimum weight is 30gs/66lbs and minimum height is 1.2metres/47.2inches.

    The maximum weight is 115kg/253lbs.

    All persons over 95kg are subject to Tandem Master assessment at the drop zone.

    Persons 95kg – 104.9kg will incur a weight surcharge of $50, those 105kg-115kg will incur a weight surcharge of $75 and those 115kg+ will incur a weight surcharge of $100 (payable at time of check in).

    All passengers must fit securely into the harness.

    Children 12 years and under will be permitted to skydive from a maximum height of 9,000ft.

    All children are subject to an assessment on the day by the Tandem Master.

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Bad Weather Refunds

  • If your experience is cancelled by the operator (because of the weather or anything else out of your control) you will be entitled to a full refund.


  • Passengers under 18 years require written parental/guardian consent.

    ***FREE transfer option avaliable as below***

    FREE return transfers from Wanaka are available.

    Allow 2.5 hours return trip ex Wanaka.

    Transport is available from i-SITE Wanaka - 103 Ardmore Street, Wanaka.

    Check in is 15 mins prior to trip time. This must be booked ahead details provided on booking confirmation

  • Other important requirements:

    Please wear sensible footwear, warm clothes and a BIG smile!

    Skydive Wanaka operates from Wanaka Airport, which is situated 10km from the centre of Wanaka and approximately one hour's drive north of Queenstown.

Available Bookings from November 30 to December 06

Change Dates

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  • Per Person$319.00

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  • Per Person$299.00

6spaces priced from:

  • Per Person$319.00

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  • Per Person$319.00

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  • Per Person$319.00

4spaces priced from:

  • Per Person$319.00

4spaces priced from:

  • Per Person$319.00

4spaces priced from:

  • Per Person$319.00

4spaces priced from:

  • Per Person$319.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


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Amber Jones from United Kingdom wrote on 19 November 2019

Totaly amazing experience !

Wanted to do a skydive forever and finally done one at Wanaka Skydive, it was incredible. The staff were all very professional and comforting and i felt completely at ease the entire time. Would definately do another skydive ! I bought the gopro camera and video package and i would say its a must to rememeber forever you get a USB given to tou at the end with everything on there for you.

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Ewoud Hasenbos from Belgium wrote on 22 January 2020

Amazing experience!

I had a wonderful time thanks to instructie Yonathan who Made some great handicam video footage!! The views were amazing.

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Julio Alejandro Gonzalez from Mexico wrote on 26 July 2020

Amazing Experience!

Highly qualified instructors able to calm you down and let you enjoy this marvelous experience. Daniel was my guide and I highly recommend this guy! I will definitely do it again!

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Deborah from Germany wrote on 03 March 2020


What an amazing day! Wow, it was one of the best days in my life! And thumbs up for the whole skydiving team - thanks for the crazy adventure and thanks especially to Barni for the safe and wonderful flight. This was definitely not my last jump out of the airplane 😜 Finally I can say: I DID IT!!

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Stephanie from Switzerland wrote on 19 February 2020

Amazing Event!!!

Me and my Boyfriend did this awesome experience together and we just enjoyed it very much! Especially because we had two great Operators with us, who did their job just perfect! Even the Landing was easy and smooth. A big thanks to your Wanaka-Team, really professional and easy-going! We will definitly do it again!🙌🏻

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