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New Zealand - Gliding

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Mt Aoraki / Cook
  • Mt Aoraki / Cook

  • Motueka, Nelson


    Fly free as a bird. Feel the wind in your face and breathe in the essence of the forest as you soar the ridges and thermals. Drink in panoramic mountain and sea views. Experience the effortless beauty of silent flying. more...


    The paraglider is the simplest, most lightweight form of aircraft known to man, so this makes taking you to soar with the birds quick and easy more...
    Tasman bay offers some of New Zealand's best soaring sites with heights greater than 2,000ft (650meters) above landing offered at Takaka Hill and Barnicote Range. more...
    Nelson Hang Gliding Adventures can take you for that flight you have always dreamed of. You can fly like the birds, high over Tasman Bay with 360-degree views that you will not forget. more...
  • Auckland

    You can hop off the plane and be flying within half an hour. We have world class coastal ridge soaring very close and good thermalling sites within an hour, where cross country flights of 40-80kms are possible. We have a beautiful mild climate and flying all year round more...
  • Queenstown

    How about soaring majestically through the skies like an eagle, surrounded by breathtaking mountain views? Experience Queenstown’s fantastic views with one of the best activities! more...
    The original tandem paragliding company of New Zealand - sharing the love since 1991 more...
    Tandem Hang gliding or Paragliding is one of the best adventure activities you can experience while visiting Queenstown. We fly year round bringing you the most incredible flights as the seasons change in one of the most scenic places in the world more...
  • Lyttelton

    Experience the thrill of Paragliding with Parapro, Christchurch’s only full-time Paragliding School and the South Island’s only certified training facility for paramotoring more...
  • Omarama

    This unique environment is created by the Southern Alps of New Zealand with crystal clear air, extraordinary wave systems and fiesty thermals. Come visit, Omarama - the place of light - and enjoy it all with us! more...
  • Havelock North

    Soaring above the cliffs of Te Mata Peak, Havelock North, you'll enjoy the panoramic views of the Tuki Tuki river valley below and the views across the Heretaunga Plains to the Ruahine and Kaweka Ranges. We may even be able to see Mount Ruapehu. Simply majestic more...


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