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Book - Paragliding from Coronet Peak

Fly from the highest commercial take off point for Queenstown Paragliding! 

Get a birds eye view of the Wakatipu Valley and across to the Remarkables as you soar above Coronet Peak and glide towards Arrowtown before landing at Flight Park. Your pilot will be as adventurous as you like with spins and turns as you descend from the year round 3800 foot take off.

Relax in the knowledge that Coronet Peak Tandems is the most experienced dual tandem paragliding and hang gliding company at Coronet Peak, flying more tandem paragliding than any other company.

WINTER FLIGHTS...the ultimate experience!

In winter you'll get the chance to head up the Coronet Peak chairlift to 5400 foot, which also means taking off from the snow. Fly out over the skiers and snowboarders below from the highest jump site in Queenstown. This winter summit flight comes at an extra cost of $30 for the Coronet Peak chairlift ride payable on the day. 


  • Paragliding flight
  • Transport from accommodation or central Queenstown

DEPARTS: [Times are subject to change]

  • Summer 8:45am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 2:45pm & 4:30pm
  • Winter  9:00am, 11:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:40pm 


  • 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  Paragliding 110KG and Hang Gliding 90KG - 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
  • Paragliding in-flight images can be purchased at the end of your flight. Photos $45, video $45 or both photos and video for $60. Subject to change.
  • 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.
  • 5400ft summit flights during winter incur an extra $30 cost on the day for the Coronet Peak chairlift ride. 
  • Spectator Sightseeing seats can be booked for a small fare. 
  • 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 Paragliding: Summer 3800 FT [Main Take Off]:
Fly from the highest commercial take off point for Queenstown Paragliding at 3800 feet!

  • Adult $205.00
  • Child $205.00

Coronet Tandems Combo: Hang Gliding & Paragliding [Summer]:
Summer Only Combo: 1st October - 20th May. Main take off at 3800 FT for both flights.

  • Adult $399.00
  • Child $399.00

Tandem Paragliding: Winter Summit Flight 5400 FT:
Winter season runs from 15th June - 30th September. Take off from the summit of Coronet Peak at 5400 feet. Allow an extra $30 for the chairlift ride.

  • Adult $225.00
  • Child $225.00

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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