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Skydive Franz

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New Zealand's Highest Tandem Skydive - 19,000ft. Be surrounded by Aoraki/ Mount Cook & Tasman, Franz & Fox Glaciers, Rainforest & Ocean for your Skydive. Our Friendly team and epic surroundings provide simply the best skydiving experience available...more
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Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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All reviews free fall ft jump tandem instructor tasman sea photos and videos new zealand actual jump door opened feel super amazing experience amazing feeling no regrets scenic flight unbelievable views friendly team mount cook highly recommend this experience
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most exciting and adrenalin adventure I've ever done, thanks skydive franz for all the support during the dive. -gabby

Thank gabbymathieson19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience with friendly instructors. Fully recommend it. The 4 of us had an amazing time and can’t wait to do it again. Great views too!

Thank Daydream818706
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time skydiving though its tandem skydiving, it’s a mixed emotions of looking forward & being super nervous! But my tandem master J.T. not only put my nerves at ease, he made the whole experience extremely fun! And I feel safe too! Will I do...More

Thank Carolcamy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Woke up to a fine morning for the skydive. This was our third attempt in this trip to attempt skydive. First attempt was at Queenstown, it was cancelled due to strong winds. Second attempt was at Wanaka, it was cancelled due to snow! And finally...More

Thank L7108UFsamh
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Had previously jumped from 10,000 feet, but this was so much more amazing. We actually had a clear day and could see both coasts and amazing scenery. The video was good, but not as great as I was expecting.

Thank LynnRI
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Great experience. Tracey was brilliant. She made me feel totally safe and her video and photo shots were great!

Thank pjrowe16
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Ok, rarely do I do reviews. But a smart move by Franz Joseph, they send you a follow up email. Very smart. 1st off, jumping out if plane, especially at 19K feet, is something really special, something to he happy about, to be excited about,...More

Thank FunDad1965
Reviewed 20 August 2018

After a series of bad weather in Queenstown, I finally got to skydive with Skydive Franz! Such a blessing in disguise and I really highly recommend them! From the walk-in all the way to the briefing, all the staff were friendly and very professional, making...More

Thank ClydeCheng
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I only did the 9000 feet. But should’ve done the 19000 feet one. They are all very experienced . Personally for me the first three seconds out of the plane was the most scariest.

Thank Jishnu P
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

200% recommend. Staff are so professional and friendly and make the experience all the better. First sky five or fifth sky dive, you wouldn’t want to go anywhere else. The views are absolutely phenomenal, perfect location! Thank you so much guys!

Thank miriamjenkins
INFLITENZ, Front Office Manager at Skydive Franz, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Phenomenal review! It is a pleasure to enjoy the experience of skydiving along with you! what epic memories you have made!. kind regards :)

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Li Wen L
16 July 2018|
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Response from INFLITENZ | Property representative |
Hi, We would be happy to accept walk in bookings :)
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Stephen R
30 April 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
No, on the phone and yes, on the glasses or contacts. They make you wear goggles, so I would guess contacts would be better.
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Prajakti K
9 April 2017|
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Response from SkydiveFranz | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for contacting Skydive Franz. I am happy to say there is no reason at all not to try 19000ft! There is nothing more you have to do, just more views and more fun :) I would advise booking a day or 2 in... More
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