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Book - Hang Gliding

Fly with the most experienced dual tandem hang gliding and paragliding company in New Zealand. Coronet Peak Tandems offer the highest flying site in Queenstown at 3800 feet!

The friendly and highly qualified team is run by Angus Tapper, four time New Zealand Paragliding Champion and runner up New Zealand Hang Gliding Champion 2010. With over 28 years aviation experience, Angus and he's team will ensure a safe and entertaining flight!


  • Hang Gliding flight
  • Transport from accommodation or central Queenstown

DEPARTS: [Times are subject to change]

  • Summer 8.45am, 11.00am, 1.00pm, 2.45pm & 4.30pm
  • October - Mid April


  • Allow 2 hours return from Queenstown
  • Flight time is approximately 15 minutes


  • Passengers need to have a reasonable level of fitness – being able to do a short run on take off
  • Weight restrictions apply: Maximum Hang Gliding 90KG & Paragliding 110KG - Minimum Paragliding 15KG and Hang Gliding 20KG
  • Weights given must include being fully clothed and wearing shoes. 
  • No age or height restrictions, they just need to be able to secure clients safely in the harness
  • Hang Gliding in-flight images can be purchased at the end of your flight. Photos $45, video $45 or both photos and video for $60
  • Spectator Sightseeing seats can be booked for a small fare. 
  • Activities are weather dependent, we would recommend to book your paragliding/hang gliding experience earlier during your stay in Queenstown. That way you have got a greater chance of flying and rescheduling.
  • No charge if Coronet Peak Tandems has to cancel the trip due to unsuitable weather conditions.
  • 20% charge if customer cancels 48 hours before departure. 100% charge within 24 hours. 
  • No refund given if exceeding the maximum passenger weight. Please ensure you give us correct weights. 
  • A change of booking fee of NZ$50 per person will apply.

Tandem Hang Gliding: Summer Only [1st Oct - 15th April]:
Season Dates: 1st October - 15th April

  • Adult $205.00
  • Child $205.00

Tandem Hang Gliding: Instructional Flight [Summer Only]:
Learn some skills to fly a hang glider yourself! Season Dates: 1st October - 20th May

  • Adult $230.00
  • Child $230.00

Coronet Tandems Combo: Hang Gliding & Paragliding [Summer Only]:
Try both flights! Season Dates: 1st October - 15th April

  • Adult $399.00
  • Child $399.00

Spectator Sightseeing Seat:
Head along for the ride in the vehicle and watch your friends and loved ones take to the air!

  • Adult $20.00
  • Child $20.00

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