Skydive Southern Alps (formerly Skydive Paradise)

Skydive from 15,000ft above New Zealand’s most stunning alpine scenery! Freefall at 200kph over Mt Aspiring & Fiordland National Parks, part of the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Area. Beyond Imagination!!


$289.00 - $459.00
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Tick off Tandem Skydiving from your ‘Must Do New Zealand Experience’ list with Skydive Southern Alps and get the best of both worlds near Queenstown – the Adventure capital of New Zealand. You’ll enjoy a birds’ eye view of our breathtaking “The Lord of the Rings” scenery plus an adrenaline rush that will kick start a brand new addiction.
Enjoy complimentary transport from Queenstown to the head of Lake Wakatipu where our Glenorchy dropzone is located amongst dramatic alpine vistas. For those after the unique combination of heart pumping adrenaline amidst steep mountain peaks, this is the place to satisfy your Tandem Skydive desire.
9,000ft, 12,000ft and 15,000ft skydive options.Photos and Videos of your experience available at the drop zone

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Physical address

Glenorchy Airfield, Glenorchy, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $289.00 - $459.00
Other charges:
Spectators are welcome at our Glenorchy dropzone. Your friends or family can come along for just $35 . Photography packages available at the Dropzone
Further pricing information:
If you weigh over 95kgs please refer to our FAQ on our website or contact us before booking. Weather dependent activity. Minimum age is 6 years old. Other conditions may apply for children. Please refer to our FAQ page for full details.
Cancellation policy:
Skydiving is weather dependent, we will confirm your departure on the day, 30 minutes before head. Departures subject to minimum numbers. Our Cancellation policy: If you wish to cancel your booking you must do so more than 4 hours before your scheduled departure to get a full refund.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to town:
Glenorchy is located at the head of Lake Wakatipu, just 45 minutes from Queenstown.

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Opening times

Business hours:
We operate 364 days a year (closed Christmas Day), weather permitting
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) YES YES
German YES YES
Portuguese YES YES

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