Skydive in Queenstown—New Zealand’s outdoor adventure capital—and jump from 9,000, 12,000, or 15,000 feet. After a safety briefing, board a small plane and tandem skydive with an experienced guide. Free-falling at terminal velocity, you reach speeds of up to 124 mph (200 kph), then relax as you soak up views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range. Includes transport from Queenstown to the drop zone.
Go bungy jumping in New Zealand from the Kawarau Gorge Suspension Bridge, the original site of the Queenstown bungy jump. Experience the ultimate Queenstown challenge, transforming from nervous to elated as you plunge 141 feet (43 meters). Choose from a variety of options, including a water touch or full immersion in the gorgeous Kawarau River. It may just be the best thing you’ve ever done!
Take off from one of the highest commercially available points in Queenstown on this tandem paragliding experience. Fly with an extremely experienced guide for aerial views of Queenstown and the surrounding countryside, including Coronet Peak. Flight time is about 15 minutes; all necessary equipment provided.
Feel your heart pumping as you sway into a wide arc on the Nevis Swing, suspended from a high platform above the Nevis River. The world’s largest swing lets you free-fall before swooping through the air at high speed. Enjoy a 40-minute drive from Queenstown before starting your daredevil experience in New Zealand’s adventure capital. Ride solo or with a friend, but if you’d prefer to watch you can select the Spectator Pass at booking.
Soar above Queenstown on a hang gliding adventure from the Coronet Peak ski field. Available during summer months (September to April), this tandem hang gliding tour takes off from the area’s highest commercial flight site. Pair up with a qualified guide—a New Zealand paragliding champion—and enjoy a stunning and scenic flight. Round-trip transport is included in your experience.
Nevis Thrillogy (World's first, World's biggest...) Available all year round.
The Ultimate Free Mountain Day at the Nevis Playground
‘Head out to the Nevis Playground with your day off from the snow and make the most out of the Adventure Capital of the World with AJ Hackett Bungy NZ, the original Bungy pioneers!
Complete 3 MUST DO activities that are on everyone’s bucket list when in New Zealand in only half a day!’
• Transport to and from Queenstown
• Australasia’s Highest Bungy the Nevis Bungy
• The World’s Biggest Swing the Nevis Swing (Solo or Tandem)
• World’s First Nevis Catapult
Thrill-seekers in New Zealand’s ‘adventure capital’ will love free-falling over the river on the Shotover Canyon Swing. A jump instructor prepares both first-timers and seasoned daredevils to swing solo or tandem along a special rope and cable system suspended between two cliffs. You’ll swing safely in a secure harness and hear encouragement throughout your pendulum ride above the Shotover River.
Auckland bridge bungy jumping is the ultimate thrill—an unforgettable New Zealand experience. Suspended over Waitemata Harbour, you leap from the Auckland Harbour Bridge. Take an exclusive bridge walk to the purpose-built Bungy Pod and feel the adrenaline as you plunge 131 feet (40 meters) toward the water. Just try to keep your eyes open so you can enjoy the views while airborne!
Leap from Auckland’s Sky Tower, and you’ll achieve SkyJump Auckland bragging rights, Adrenaline junkies can get their fix by falling 630 feet (192 meters) straight down from the base jump, located at the observation tower. This exhilarating SkyJump from New Zealand’s tallest man-made structure includes all equipment and a safety briefing with a professional jump master. Look out over the city streets and Hauraki Gulf — that is, if you can keep your eyes open.
Take your Queenstown adventure to new heights on the Nevis Highwire bungy jump—the third highest bungy jumping platform in the world. Not for the faint of heart, this half-day experience is the ultimate bungy jumping challenge, testing your nerve for adrenaline-packed fun with a 440-foot (134-meter) drop. Plunge through the air and watch the Nevis River rush toward you. Round-trip transport by 4WD vehicle from Queenstown included.
Book a tandem skydive from 15,000 feet (4,572 meters) for a thrilling activity from Rotorua. Take in views of Lake Taupo, Tongariro National Park and the Central Plateau during the flight and your skydive. Your skydiving instructor provides full instruction and all necessary equipment for a safe and fun experience. Includes round-trip transport from your Rotorua accommodation, and the option to purchase photos and video of your jump.
Jump with experienced Tandem Masters with years of experience in the industry. We offer a personal experience were our tandem masters will brief you and ensure you are comfortable during the whole experience
Fly upside down or soar like Superman on a zipline ride from the notorious Kawarau Bridge. The Kawarau Zipride lets you ride solo or in tandem with up to six friends across parallel cables suspended over the scenic Kawarau River. Select a single ride or choose a 3- or 5-ride pack for the optimal adrenaline rush, with round-trip transport from Queenstown.
Go tandem skydiving in New Zealand and jump from as high as 20,000 feet (6,096 meters)—the highest elevation available in New Zealand! Freefall for more than a minute before your tandem instructor pulls the ripcord. Alternatively, opt for a skydive package from 13,000 feet (3,962 meters) or go from 9,000 feet (2,743 meters). Once you’ve caught your breath, soak up the stunning coastal views of rain forests and beaches from above. Round-trip hotel transport is available to the launch point in Parakai.
The Nevis Catapult is one of New Zealand’s most extreme bungy jumps—a thrilling human catapult over the Nevis Valley. Feel a rush of adrenaline as you are launched 492 feet (150 meters) across the valley, reaching speeds of up to 62 miles (100 kilometers) an hour, then enjoy spectacular views as you swing over the river canyon below.
Experience something completely different on Queenstown's Sky Swing at The Ledge. Not exactly the swing you had in your backyard, The Ledge Swing takes your plunge to a whole new level — 1,312 feet (400 meters) over Queenstown. Harness in then fall into the sky and pull the release cord to sway on a rope-style swing, with prime views over Lake Wakatipu.
Go all out in New Zealand’s biggest city. This tour offers the rush of a bungee jump, the tranquility of a walk up a volcano clad in native bush, and the precipitous drop and expansive views from an iconic landmark. From Rangitoto to the Sky Tower, get the feel of Auckland as a city of endless possibility.
Because the location is perfect, and our team puts everything into making it totally memorable – a tandem skydive with Skydive Abel Tasman is your thrill of a lifetime opportunity. We are so glad you found us!
While in Rotorua, take a wild and wacky ride in an Outdoor Gravity Orb (OGO). You’ll love ‘orbing’ downhill as you slide around inside an inflatable ball. Choose from three different runs — a straight slope, a multipoint harness or a curvy water ride — and get instruction before enjoying twists and turns. Document the latest thrill with a provided hand-held go pro, and relax between rides in the on-site hot tubs.
If you like to experience raw New Zealand but want some action with it – this is the tour for you!
Learn to shoot the longbow and get to explore a native New Zealand forest that has been left alone by humans since the begin of time - classified as one of the most diverse nature areas on the top of the South Island: Nelson’s cleanest stream, giant towering trees, some of the largest silver ferns in NZ and an active bird life await you.
Archery challenges will keep you entertained throughout the tour: Shoot realistic looking Dragons and other targets uphill, downhill over streams, between ferns and under trees. This is archery in a whole new format and unique in New Zealand!
Your guide has 18 years of archery experience, is a certified archery coach, holds a NZ silver medal and a national archery record. You will get initial in-depth archery coaching and help to master the challenges in the forest archery course.
Free photos and highlights of special nature features are included.
Soar above the mountain scenery of Wakatipu on a tandem paragliding flight that takes off from Coronet Peak, the highest commercial take-off point in Queenstown. With an expert pilot to guide the paraglider, you’ll have a bird’s-eye view of the whole region, covering 2.5 miles (4 km.) as you fly from Coronet Peak to the landing site. This small-group paragliding experience is limited to 8 travelers per booking for personal, high-quality service.
Morning - Castle Hill/Kura Tawhiti
Castle Hill/Kura Tawhiti is an amazing labyrinth of giant limestone boulders. The area is rich with cultural and recreational significance and has been granted Tōpuni status “A symbolic cloak of protection”.
Your guide will show you around, if you like you can have a go at bouldering and test your climbing skills, or use your time here to explore the endless maze of boulders. We stop here for lunch at Castle Hill.
Afternoon - Cave Stream
It will take us approximately 45mins to make our way through the 594 meters of the limestone cave. Our route follows the crystal-clear water through the winding chambers and small waterfalls.
Not interested in caving? Nom problem your welcome to explore the paths and trails in the area or sit and relax with some afternoon tea in this very peaceful landscape instead of going through the cave.
See the sprawling Canterbury Plains and the towering Southern Alps from 6,000, 9,000 or 13,000 feet in the air. Choose the drop that excites you most on this skydiving experience with plenty of customizable options. Take your time and build your confidence before your drop – get hints and tips from your skydiving instructor, a professional sport skydiver, and jump with them on your tandem skydive only when you feel comfortable.