- Sport levelBeginner
- Spoken languagesEnglish
- Duration2 hrs
Discover Lake Taupo from the sky on this tandem skydive with free transfer from neighbouring Rotorua.
Choose the altitude and get high on this tandem skydiving experience in Taupo! Offering three different heights to suit your fear factor, experience G-force at up to 200 km/ph on this tandem skydive! Enjoy free transport from your accommodation in Rotorua and discover the ultimate drop zone over iconic lake Taupo – freefalling for 75 seconds!
This activity is run & operated from the airbase in Taupo – offering free transport from anywhere in Rotorua. Providing a complimentary 1-hour return shuttle, the drop zone is situated over Lake Taupo – with neighbouring local landmarks including Huka Falls & Craters of the Moon.
Start your adventure with a free 1-hour transfer from your accommodation in Rotorua – travelling to the airbase located in Taupo. A tandem skydive with three altitudes on offer, choose from 12,000, 15,000 or 18,500ft – providing up to 75 seconds of pure freefall! Whatever option you choose, the set up is still the same. Upon reaching the activity base, meet your jumpmaster for this tandem skydive. After a short safety briefing and introduction to the kit, head to the airstrip and fly high over Lake Taupo – climbing to a set altitude based on your booking. Enjoy the scenery as you circle the dropzone and, securely attached to your experienced instructor, take the ultimate leap of faith. From here, you can experience freefall at 200kph– smiling for the camera and stretching your hands out to really feel the G-Force! After a maximum of 75 seconds of flying, your instructor will pull the parachute and you will glide gently over the turquoise waters of Lake Taupo – looking out for its unique rock formations and lagoon-like shoreline, touching down gently at the landing area nearby. Return transport to Rotorua is also included in the price.
This tandem skydive experience is organised from Rotorua and performed from three altitudes. Take off and landing is run from Taupo with a dedicated drop zone on grass. Please note that weight restrictions apply.
→ You are automatically refunded for the full activity price
2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund
3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made
Jumpers over 100kg (220lbs) are subject to specific weather conditions and must call the office for more details before booking.
All jumpers must call 30 minutes before their jump time to confirm conditions are suitable for the jump.
- Skydiving gear
- Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off in Rotorua
- Photos & video
- Comfortable clothes
- Closed-toe shoes