Experience a unique 30 seconds freefall from 9,000ft. A tandem skydive from Ashburton near Christchurch is an adventure not to be missed out!
Our experienced crew will offer you a professional and safe environment, taking care of your needs during the whole activity, from jumping into the plane and jumping out of it. Come and experience the adrenaline of freefalling at speeds of 200km/h with Skydiving Kiwis!
Programme- Meeting and preparation:
We meet 30 minutes before the booked time at our dropzone at Ashburton Airport
or we can arrange a transfer from Christchurch (to be arranged after completed booking). Once at the meeting point, after filling in some paperwork you will finally get to know your tandem master who will give you a briefing of the skydive, the activity's safety measures and the equipment. All you have to do next is jump on the plane, sit back and enjoy the view!- Flight and jump:
You are going to enjoy first a scenic plane ride until we reach 9,000ft. Once reached the right altitude you will be able to have a stunning view of the coastline and of Canterbury region. Now the tandem master will check the equipment, open the doors and count to 3 before jumping out of the plane! You will soon reach speeds of 200km/h and freefall for 30 seconds before the parachute is deployed. - Landing and return:
After a 5 minutes parachute flight, the tandem master will help you get ready for the landing. You will gently land back at the dropzone.
- Participants: up to 8
- Scenic plane flight: ca 15min
- Freefall: 30s
- Paragliding panorama flight: 5min
- Total duration: up to 2hrs
- Flight equipment: harnesses, parachute
- Certified tandem master
- Pictures & Videos (bookable on-site)
- Pick up service from Christchurch (extra 20NZD, to arrange after completed booking)
- Warm clothes and closed shoes
- Permission for minors
- Maximum weight: 100kg
- Minimum age: 6
- Good physical health