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Skydive Fox Glacier

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Address: 1 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
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07:00 - 19:00
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"With a backdrop of the Southern Alps, Glaciers, Rainforest and the...

"With a backdrop of the Southern Alps, Glaciers, Rainforest and the Ocean, it's hard to imagine a better place to jump out of a plane than Fox Glacier" Quote from The Lonely Planet.We have to agree!

You can choose from 13,000ft or 16,500ft with a range of photo and video options to choose from and a great friendly crew, we guarantee you a jump to remember.

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I was booked in for an early jump but unfortunately, the weather had other ideas. They kept me informed throughout the day as to the conditions and the likelihood of the jump... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alison P
New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was booked in for an early jump but unfortunately, the weather had other ideas. They kept me informed throughout the day as to the conditions and the likelihood of the jump going ahead. Finally, at around 5pm, we were kitted up and making our way to the flight. Though I was wondering why I was about to jump out... More 

Thank Alison P
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was a bit afraid of heights but Nico was really nice and comforting som by the time we got in the plane I wasn't scared any more!! Thank you Nico and Skydive Fox Glacier for the awesome day! The view was unbelievable.

Thank Martine J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The team at Skydive Fox Glacier are great, friendly and accommodating (we had bad weather on the day we booked but they managed to fit us in the next morning!). I did the 16500ft jump and can highly recommend it. The plane ride up there is amazing in itself, as you go above Mt Cook and Mt Tasman.

Thank Thomas W
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Thank you Mark for making my first skydive so enjoyable! Your company is truly professional but makes the process personal. Nothing was rushed not did it feel as if I was on a conveyor belt of clients!I felt safe at each stage of the dive, from the safety briefing right through to the landing. I give you and your company... More 

Thank Sue B
Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I earned my life time memory by jumping from a plane from 13000ft with one of the nice crew named Lee with Fix glacier skydive at Fox glacier! I would recommend this activity for all the "Not faint hearted", and the ones who wish to have a life time memory of your insane skydive in the free air floating all... More 

Thank Flexitraveller
Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

The best thing I have ever done! The weather for it was perfect and the pictures came out great too - thanks Marc :)

Thank Becca B
West Wales
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

My 3rd sky dive......Nico my tandem was perfect.....professional......funny..... reassuring (for first timers) great dive companion..... thanks Nico x !! Stunning views.....a never to be forgotten skydive.......wonderful experience from start to finish!! Thank you to Fox Glacier Skydive Team.....this is the place to go folks!!!!! From Rhianydd .......grandmother....65...just do it !! 👍

Thank twcen
Aarhus, Denmark
1 review
Reviewed 8 March 2017

A fantastic company that we can only recommend. My girlfriend and I had to Skydive for the first time in our life, and we were a bit nervous on the 28th of February. Their staff was very friendly and supportive which helped us relax a lot. Through the entire process they explained what they were doing, and what was going... More 

Thank Emilie20172017
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Very cool experience. The crew is professional, nice and helpful. Absolutely worth the money....in my opinion 13000 feet is enough. 16000 is 20 seconds more time free fall but I think it's better to spend the money on video and pics - they are amazing!

Thank Moritz M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We were four people doing the 13000ft jump and we all loved it. The view is fantastic and it felt completely surreal. The instructors are calm and professional, you are really in good hands. The C.E.O, Mark, even helped us jump-start our car afterwards when we discovered that we had accidentally left the headlights on, incredibly nice of him! The... More 

Thank linnea h

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