Highest Skydive in New Zealand 18,000ft

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New Zealand's Highest Skydive
Skydive from 18,000ft
75+ seconds of freefall
Stunningly beautiful ocean & mountain views
Skydive amongst, glaciers, lakes & rivers
View New Zealand’s highest mountain

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Sat, Apr 13, 2024

What you can expect

Adrenaline seekers take note! Skydive the Franz Josef Glacier from 18, 000 feet - the highest elevation possible in the southern hemisphere and be rewarded with incredible views of New Zealand's mountainous terrain below during your action packed flight. This is one of the most beautiful places in the world to take the leap of faith as you view Mt Cook and the Franz Josef Glacier- New Zealand's tallest mountain peak and largest glacier. Take a moment to soak in the views on the 15 minute scenic flight before the doors fly open and you free fall from 18, 000 ft. With your tandem skydive instructor by your side, be simply in awe of the mountains, glaciers, lakes and rivers that surround you during your 75 second free fall. If you are going to skydive, then why not do it from the highest possible elevation in New Zealand? Skydives jumps are currently available three times a day at 8.30am, 11,30am and 2.30pm from Franz Josef Glacier Village . And don't forget that you can purchase photos and videos of this incredible experience to take home as a memento. Book in your Franz Josef skydive online here!

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What you need to know

Inclusions
  • Skydive Franz is the highest tandem skydive in the southern hemisphere, jumping from a heart-pumping 18,000ft
  • Become surrounded by mountains, glaciers, lakes, rivers and the Tasman Sea on the 15-minute scenic plane journey as you climb to great heights
  • Freefall for an adrenaline rushing 75+ seconds
  • Parachute to base with endless views of New Zealand's vast and wild terrain. View Mount Cook New Zealand's highest mountain peak and Franz Josef Glacier New Zealand's largest glacier
  • Jumpsuits, hats, goggles and gloves will be provided
  • All personalised training and instruction
Exclusions
  • Hotel transfers
Time
  • Regular jump times between 7am and 7:30pm daily
Duration
  • The Skydive experience from Franz Josef Glacier township and back is approximately 2 -3 hours
Location
  • Please meet at the booking office, 20 Main Street, Franz Josef Glacier Village. From here, we’ll transport you to our dropzone at the region’s largest airport which is only five minutes drive from the office
What To Bring
  • Wear lightweight clothes
  • Enclosed shoes, sports shoes recommended
  • A warm jacket for before and after the jump, even in summer
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at the time of booking
  • Upon completion of the purchase, please print the voucher and present on the day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
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$749.00NZD
or 4 x $187.25 with more info