Bay of Islands: Tandem Skydive Experience

Activity provider: Skydive Bay of Islands

Bay of Islands: Tandem Skydive Experience

Activity provider: Skydive Bay of Islands
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From US$ 189.72 per person

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Skydive from 9,000-feet in “The Winterless North" - the warmest and sunniest drop zone in New Zealand. Feel the heart-pumping adrenalin from an exhilarating 20-seconds of freefall then enjoy a relaxing flight under the canopy before landing.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Skydive from 9,000 to 20,000 feet with up to 85 seconds of exhilarating freefall
  • Admire blue skies, blue waters, golden sands, and sunshine
  • Benefit from the experience of your friendly tandem master
  • Opt to include a silver, gold or platinum photo package
Full description
Combine a thrilling adrenaline buzz with spectacular views of clear turquoise water, long stretches of pristine golden beaches, and lush countryside in the Bay of Islands. Self-drive to Kerikeri Airport or arrange for courtesy pick-up. Meet the friendly ground staff who’ll look after you before and after your jump. Board the plane for the cruise up to 9,000, 12,000, 16500, or 20000-feet (depending on which option you book) and admire the 144 stunning islands that make up the Bay of Islands. Be harnessed to a highly trained tandem instructor who’ll ensure your safety and fun throughout. At altitude, jump from the plane for adrenaline buzzing freefall that is anywhere between 20 to 85 seconds, depending on which altitude option you choose. Enjoy a relaxing flight under canopy before landing back at the drop zone.
  • 9,000, 12,000, 16500, or 20000-feet tandem skydive (depending on option booked)
  • 20 - 85 seconds of free fall (depending on which altitude you jump from)
  • 5-minute flight under canopy
  • Experienced skydive tandem master
  • All safety equipment (jumpsuit, frap hat, goggles, gloves, and harness)
  • Free Wi-Fi at drop zone
  • Photo and/or video package (if option selected)
  • Courtesy return transport from selected hotels to drop zone
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    • People over 220 lbs (100 kg)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    Traveler requirements
    • You must fill out a travel information form

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    Meeting point

    Bay of Islands Airport, 182 Wiroa Road, Kerikeri.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Comfortable clothes

    Know before you go

    • This is a weather dependent activity. It typically takes 1.5 hours to complete your skydive and is recommended to allow 3 hours for potential changes in weather
    • Courtesy local pickups from selected hotels around the Bay of Islands are available by arrangement with local operator after booking
    • Your eligibility to skydive will be assessed on the day and is subject to height, weight, and medical conditions
    • Please note there is a 100-kilogram weight limit and all passengers must securely fit in the harness
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 7 reviews

    Review summary

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    Amazing experience

    August 14, 2022

    Awesome experience. The process was easy from booking to checking in for the skydive. The staff were very friendly, I felt very safe. The skydive was an incredible experience I will do it again.

    July 10, 2022

    SO SO SO Awesome . I flew like a bird. Literally not full of fear as I thought. More so in awe of the freedom, sights and feeling. My pre 60th & my daughter's 32nd birthday. Great tandam guides. Will never forget it. Highly recommend the 12000ft ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️

    January 31, 2022

    Product ID: 117750