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Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding

Coronet Peak, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 21 826 336
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Fly with the most experienced dual paragliding and hang gliding Company in New Zealand. Owner/operator Angus Tapper is 4 times NZ Paragliding Champion, runner up in the 2011 NZ Hang Gliding Nationals and has 28 years of aviation experience. Fly from Coronet Peak, the highest of the flying sites in Queenstown. Paragliding or hang gliding? You choose - we offer both! Get the Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding smile :-)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Coronet Peak, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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coronetpeak, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Hang gliding virgin and it was fantastic. First thing I noticed was the attention to detail with safety everything was checked and double checked Anders my pilot went through all the do’s and don’ts and put me completely at ease. I paid a little extra...More

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coronetpeak, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Hi Tony, Thank you for your kind review. Well done for giving up your Hang gliding virginity! ;) Awesome to hear you loved your flight. Keep having those adventures. Regards, Rachel.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

It was really AWESOME experience! My instructor was Vicky, she was very nice and really professional. 😊 All people from the company looks very friendly, nice and professional. I definitely recommend this company 👍 Absolutly worth it!!!

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coronetpeak, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Hi alzbetanedvedova, Thank you for your kind review. Awesome to hear you enjoyed your flight with Vicki. Enjoy the rest of your time in New Zealand. Regards, Rachel.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

I was not so sure of sky diving and was a bit scared but the instructor (Trevor) was so professional and reassuring that I would do it again in a heartbeat. He explained what we were going to do step by step very clearly and...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Yep get instructor Petr and great experience. Want to do it again in winter from the top. Cheers Guys

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coronetpeak, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Hi peterZ4256HW, Thank you for your kind review. Awesome to hear you enjoyed your flight with Petr, and of course we'd love to see you back in Winter! :) Regards, Rachel.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Good attention paid to safety very enjoyable flight. Dan and Rene were very good instructors and made it a great day out. I would recommend them both. Thanks.

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coronetpeak, Guest Relations Manager at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Hi hulop, Thank you for your kind review. We're stoked to hear you had great flights with Dan and Rene and enjoyed your day out with us. Enjoy the rest of your travels. Regards, Rachel.

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

great experience. got partnered with an awesome pilot! super enthusiastic and super cool throughout the flight!

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coronetpeak1, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Fabulous, am very please you had a great time flying with us. Many thanks for leaving feedback here on Tripadvisor. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Queenstown. Regards, Gitti Tapper

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Loved my ride! Was way too short. I did feel a bit rushed after getting to the top before gliding. I was doing this with my daughter and we wanted to take a chance to take pics of one another in our gear. Felt that...More

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coronetpeak1, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

I am pleased to hear you loved your ride, dojo337. We very much rely on what Mother Nature gives us, hence we cannot promise any certain length of airtime. The yearly average as advertised on our website for paragliding is 12-15 mins and for hang...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

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coronetpeak1, Owner at Coronet Peak Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

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Chris D
1 April 2017|
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Response from coronetpeak | Property representative |
Hi Chris, Sorry for the late reply. We just recently returned from our annual break. Thank you for your message and question. The photo and videos are the pilot's own business. They are at the moment NZ$45 for photos, NZ$45... More
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Nicky N
14 November 2016|
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Hi Nicky, Thank you for the message. The flying conditions mid December are usually very settled with good thermal activity. You can expect slightly more thermal activity in the middle of the day but all flight times should... More
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pointflyer908
5 March 2016|
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Hi pointflyer908, Unfortunately due to safety issues we can not allow you to bring your own gopro, not even strapped to you with any harness. Many thanks for understanding. The pilots do have specifically mounted cameras on... More
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