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Skydive Southern Alps

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Reach speeds of up to 200kph as you freefall amongst boundless skies and the magnificent Southern Alps, towards the deep blue colours of Lake Wakatipu below. Located 45 min from Queenstown and nestled at the edges of Fiordland National Park and Mt...more
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35 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Sam was our driver and very helpful and chatty - made us feel relaxed for our dive. The tandem people were professional and accommodating. We got moved to sky dive wanaka in the end due to weather but southern alps made this a stress free...More

1  Thank JessieMacfarlane
Reviewed 16 August 2018

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

Thank Ames_the_wanderer
Reviewed 31 July 2018

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

Thank Kristjan_Iceman
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

It was excellent! Staff was very friendly at the shop. I had booked for 8am but due to the weather they bumped me to 10am. The tandem master I was assigned to was very professional and you could tell he knew what he was doing,...More

Thank CG-H-77
Reviewed 19 June 2018

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.

Thank Johnna R
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

When it comes to new zealand the images of adventure sports particularly skydiving and paragliding come to mind. There are multiple locations offering these sports in both island but Queenstown remains quite popular. Queenstown offers skydiving at three locations - southern alps being best as...More

Thank 400akshayy
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Personally, views from Southern Alps is better than Nzone because there are heaps of small mountains around there and covered by snow. I even saw Mt Cook and Milford Sound in the flight. Scenery is gorgeous! During the free fall, I did not feel as...More

1  Thank ChenRuth
Reviewed 7 April 2018

My friend invited me to come on "Girls go skydiving weekend" to celebrate her 50th birthday. This was to be her 4th jump, and her 3rd with these guys so I figured they must be good. As it was my first jump I was scared...More

Thank peelemma1
Reviewed 5 April 2018

The check-in counter was so slow, there was only 1 lady supporting both the check-ins and reservation. The customer service was quite ill-informed and unwilling to go extra to accomodate schedule change as our booking was cancelled due to bad weather. We ended up go...More

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jeanchan119
29 January 2018|
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Response from peelemma1 |
allow at least 4hrs
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ranainsana
25 August 2016|
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Response from SkydiveParadise | Property representative |
Hi, you can use your GoPro while you are on the ground, but as soon as you cross the gate to get into the plane, you can't have any hard objects that could be a potential hazard. If you want to have some photos or a video to... More
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BengB
20 August 2016|
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Response from SkydiveParadise | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for asking, our summer trips are going to change, the 2:30pm trip will be 1:45pm, and yes, if your flight arrives as schedule, you'll have plenty of time. If you're coming with us in our van, departure time... More
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