- Sport levelBeginner
- Spoken languagesEnglish
- Duration3 hrs
- Opening seasons:
Feel the rush from 16,500ft with a amazing tandem skydive over the gorgeous landscape of the Abel Tasman National Park.
Jumping from 16,500ft you will enjoy a 20 min scenic flight, up to 70 seconds of freefall and then 3-5 min under the parachute this is a truly unique experience.
Imagine a bird's eye view of golden sandy beaches, snow capped mountains, a turquoise ocean, rivers, and the incredible national park. It would be pretty difficult to find a more naturally diverse skydiving spot in New Zealand other than right here. Not only is the activity itself the thrill of a lifetime, the Skydive Abel Tasman team will make sure you feel at ease but also have a total blast.
You will be paired with a professional tandem master who will look after you every step of the way. A personal cameraman will also be there to capture every moment of your epic experience from a before interview to landing and everything in between. The entire staff is extremely passionate about skydiving and the company operates in strict accordance with the CAA and NZPA regulations and LTNZ 5 star rating. The team wants you to feel happy throughout your entire experience, from the free shuttle pickup, to the prep for your jump, to celebrating with you once it's all over. Do not miss out on skydiving over one of the most beautiful sights New Zealand has to offer.
You can choose from:
9,000 ft: a 10 min scenic flight with up to 20 seconds of free fall and 3 to 5 min under the parachute
13,000 ft: a 15 min scenic flight with up to 45 seconds of free fall and 3 to 5 min under the parachute
16,500 ft: a 20 min scenic flight with up to 70 seconds of free fall and 3 to 5 min under the parachute
→ You are automatically refunded the full activity price
2) Cancellation between 30 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund
3) 10 days or later, prior to the agreed activity starting date, are considered last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made
The free shuttle is available from Nelson through to Kaiteriteri and Marahau according to booking times. Please check with Skydive Abel Tasman for pick‐up times and locations.Activity requirements
There is a weight limit of 100 kgs / 220 lbs / 15.5 stone for every tandem passenger.
Parental or guardian consent is required for anyone under 18.Special terms
No GoPros allowed on flight.
Skydive Abel Tasman will make a weather call an hour before the event and notify you of any delays or cancellations. A delay may be due to wind altitude, wind on the ground, heavy cloud or rain.
Professional HD Video & Photography Package is an additional $219 NZD
- All skydiving equipment
- Photo/video package
- Comfortable clothing
- Shoes that won't fall off