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  1. New Zealand
  2. Otago
  3. Queenstown
  4. The Remarkables

Queenstown: 15,000-Foot Tandem Skydive near The Remarkables

Product ID: 114436
Take on one of Queenstown's most thrilling adrenalin activities as you jump out an aircraft 15,000ft into thin air. Feel an exhilarating rush on your 60-second freefall over the Remarkables Mountain Range toward the ground at speeds up to 200kph.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Chinese, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Admire Queenstown's dramatic scenery from above on a tandem skydive experience
  • Free fall up to 200-kilometres per hour for a thrilling 60-seconds
  • Jump from a height twice that of the dramatic Remarkables Mountain Range
  • Take advantage of onsite facilities including outdoor games and Wifi
  • Bring your friends and family along to be a part of the experience
Full description
It takes a certain kind of person to jump from an aircraft at 15,000ft into thin air. It takes courage. Expect sensory overload as your mind, body and soul fight against every natural self-preserving urge. The challenge is immense.

Harnessed by space-age materials to your experienced Jumpmaster, step out of that aircraft door and for 60-seconds plummet toward the ground at 200 kph - terminal velocity. Admire some of the most dramatic scenery in New Zealand from 15,000ft above the Remarkables Mountain Range. After a 15-minute scenic flight to altitude, you will nudge towards the edge of the plane before being thrown out. Keep your head up, smile at your skydive photographer and take in the stunning surroundings. After an exhilarating freefall, you will experience a 5-minute parachute ride, floating safely back down to the skydive drop zone.

At the drop zone base, make use of the internet kiosks and Discovery Zone where you can watch the parachutes being packed. There are drinks and snacks available for purchase, bathrooms, a souvenir clothing and gifts store, as well as free Wi-Fi. There are also lockers onsite to store your valuables while skydiving.
  • Complimentary return transport from Queenstown to drop zone location
  • 15,000-ft tandem skydive
  • 60-seconds free fall
  • 5-minute flight under canopy
  • Experienced skydive tandem master
  • All safety equipment including jumpsuit, frap hat, goggles, gloves, and harness
  • Onsite lockers for valuables
  • Access to drop zone base facilities: internet kiosks, free Wifi, outdoor games
What’s Not Included
  • Photo and video package
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

35 Shotover Street, Queenstown, New Zealand.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Closed-toe shoes
Not allowed
  • Open-toed shoes
Know before you go
• Tours subject to favorable weather conditions. It is recommended to book for your first available day in Queenstown so you have maximum flexibility to roll on to the next available date. If you can not reschedule, you'll receive a full refund
• Your skydive date and/or time may be different to the one requested. The local partner will confirm your exact flight time after booking
• All participants are subject to Tandem Master assessment at the drop zone
• The minimum age is 6
• Passengers under 18 must show written parental consent
• Children aged 12 years and under will be permitted to skydive from a maximum height of 9,000 ft
• The minimum weight is 30 kg (66 pounds) and the minimum height is 1.2 m (47.2 inches)
• All passengers are weighed on the date of travel. The maximum weight is 115 kg. Participants 95 kg and over will incur a weight surcharge of $50-75, payable on the day
• Spectators may join the transport for free, subject to availability, or can drive to the drop zone
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    3.8 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Great Day with perfect weather. Even if skydiving in Queenstown is the most expensive skydive in NZ, it was definitely worth it. The view is amazing. A lot of Chinese customer, but everybody was friendly. Unfortunately you are not allowed to take your own cameras with you. (I was allowed to that in the USA) Pricing for photos are too expensive. I would recommend the skydive to everybody who’s short on time. If not, go skydiving in Abel Tasman or Franz Josef, where you have a great view too and better prices.

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November 3, 2019

Awesome !!! Real pros in a breathtaking landscape.

I took the film / photos option from another paratrooper. Expensive but worth it. Perfectly experienced team. great professionalism. The jump finally took place in Wanaka for weather reasons. It was really beautiful.

January 9, 2019


December 8, 2018

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NZONE Skydive

Product ID: 114436