Coronet Peak Paragliding from Queenstown - 4,000ft

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Highlights & inclusions

10-20 minute paragliding flight
NZ's highest commercial launch
Tandem flight with professional pilot
Free courtesy return transport
Launch from Coronet Peak
Available in summer only!

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Thu, May 30, 2024

What you can expect

Experience the thrill of tandem paragliding in Queenstown with the Skytrek paragliding experts. Soar through the skies and take in the breathtaking views of this stunning New Zealand destination, taking off from Coronet Peak. With Skytrek Paragliding, you can enjoy the longest tandem paragliding flight in Queenstown and the highest commercial launch location in New Zealand at 4,000ft

As you embark on your exhilarating tandem paragliding adventure in Queenstown, you'll be paired with an experienced and certified Skytrek paragliding pilot who will guide you through the entire flight. Feel the rush of adrenaline as you run off the Coronet Peak launch site and take flight, effortlessly gliding through the air. A tandem paragliding Queenstown experience allows you to sit back, relax and enjoy the incredible scenery below.

Queenstown is renowned for its picturesque landscapes, and Skytrek paragliding is the perfect way to fully appreciate its beauty. As you soar above the mountains, lakes, and forests, you'll be treated to panoramic views that will leave you in awe. Your pilot will offer the choice of a relaxing scenic flight or an action flight, as well as a chance to try out the controls. So if you're feeling adventurous, your Skytrek paragliding flight might even include some twists, turns and other exciting aerobatics!

Skytrek Paragliding prioritises safety and ensures that all equipment is regularly inspected and maintained. The internationally qualified pilots have an extensive knowledge of the sport and will ensure you have a flight to remember!

Whether you're an adrenaline junkie seeking an unforgettable experience or simply want to try something new, tandem paragliding with Skytrek in Queenstown is an activity not to be missed. Book your adventure today and prepare for an incredible journey through the skies of Queenstown!


What you need to know

  • 10-20 minute tandem paragliding flight
  • Free courtesy return transport from central Queenstown
  • This experience has regular daily departures between 9am & 3pm (additional departures during peak season)
  • Please allow 1.5 hours for this experience
  • This experience takes place at Coronet Peak, Queenstown, New Zealand
Departure Location
  • This experience includes a courtesy shuttle from central Queenstown, pick up from 45 Camp Street, inside the Ziptrek Ecotours Store
Additional Information
  • You can still go paragliding from Coronet Peak in winter, please click the link below to book Coronet Peak Paragliding from Queenstown - Winter. Paragliding in winter launches from 5,500ft
  • Minimum 1 pax. Maximum varies depending on the time of year
  • Spectators may come along free of charge on a space available basis
  • Paragliding is a weather dependent activity
  • Dress for mountain environment with long pants, sturdy footwear, hat and sun glasses
  • Maximum weight of 120kg. A reasonable level of fitness required
  • All customers will be required to sign a liability and medical disclosure form
Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellations prior to 48 hours before departure will incur no cancellation fee. Cancellations between 48 hours and 24 hours prior departure will incur a 50% cancellation fee. Cancellations within 24 hours of departure will be charged at full price.
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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