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Franz Josef Glacier Valley Walk
"Take a day trip from Franz Josef to experience New Zealand's stunning nature and picturesque views of the Franz Josef Glacier.Once fitted out with all your equipment take a short bus ride to the outskirts of the glacier. Your guide will take you on a Glacier Valley Walk that will take you up alongside the mighty Waiho River bed following the glaciers path of retreat in this remarkable landscape. You will lear see what is left behind by this majestic giant and learn the legend of Ka Roimata o Hinehukatere. Near the terminal face you will cross over the public barriers and after a brief climb you will be rewarded with spectacular views of the rapidly changing terminal face of the glacier.""""On this day trip from Franz Josef experience New Zealand's stunning nature of the Franz Josef Glacier. This relaxing
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Small-Group Franz Josef Glacier Walk
"Choose from four different morning departure times to suit your schedule then head to the centrally located tour base in Franz Josef to meet your guide. Wrap up against the elements with the protective jacket trousers hats gloves and leather boots provided and don’t forget to grab your crampons! When you’re fully kitted out head to your helicopter and start your journey with a short flight up onto the Franz Josef Glacier.Enjoy breathtaking views of the glacier and surrounding area from your vantage point high in the sky
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Small-Group Franz Josef Glacier Walk
"Choose from four different morning departure times to suit your schedule then head to the centrally located tour base in Franz Josef to meet your guide. Wrap up against the elements with the protective jacket trousers hats gloves and leather boots provided and don’t forget to grab your crampons! When you’re fully kitted out head to your helicopter and start your journey with a short flight up onto the Franz Josef Glacier.Enjoy breathtaking views of the glacier and surrounding area from your vantage point high in the sky
From NZD409.00

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History House Museum

This little museum is tucked around the wharf-end of the floodwall, just opposite the artistic sculpture of mining tools. History House is pretty small, but it's full of photos and documents from...
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Caves, Glow-worms and a zipline flight

Go to the bright green building next to McDonalds as these guys are really helpful. I did their blackwater rafting trip. We were actually on tubes and not in a raft. Some of us started the trip with a...
Samuel_Holstead119
Jan 30, 2012

Paparoa National Park

The Paparoa range is made out of granite and limestone underlies it. It's most know by the Pancake Rocks and Blowholes that are shaped that way by wind and water. The Pancake Rocks look like stacks of...
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didgeridorien
Apr 04, 2011

Take the Trazalpine to Christchurch

Your train wil depart from Greymouth in the afternoon at around 1:30 pm and pass Lake Brunner, a world class trout fishing lake, before crossing the Taramakau and following the Otira River to entrance...
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abi_maha
Feb 04, 2009

Visit the pancake rocks and see the blow holes

We took a cab to the same as public transport in NZ is pretty handicapped in the tourist season! A journey of abt an hour brought us to these rocks, we spent a good 2 hours there soaking i these...
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abi_maha
Feb 04, 2009

Tick Tock, Tick Tock

Thought I'd break into some nursery rhyme but chose against it. The clock tower has it's bit of history which you can read from the plaque at the tower itself. The clock tower was erected by the...
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Aidy_p
Apr 08, 2007
 
 
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Franz Joseph Glacier

Down the west coast you can find Franz Joseph and Fox Glaciers. You can do scenic hiking tours up the glacier, they last either half a day or a full day. With experienced guides youclimb up the ice...
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travelthrough
Dec 27, 2006

Cape Foulwind

This is a lighthouse site. There's also a seal colony here now and you can do a 2.5 hour walk to another bay. When we were there, the seals had puppies. There were a lot of them and you could see them...
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didgeridorien
Apr 11, 2006

Stop for lunch picnic at Lake Mahinapua

Lake Mahinapua is located between greymouth and HokitikaWe stopped here on our way to Hokitika after leaving Shanty Town and when we saw the lake, we decided to stop and have a lunch picnic.The wind...
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freshia
Aug 31, 2005

Visit Shanty Town

it's a replica of what the city was like on the Old days during the Gold Mining Booming. It's fun to go if you have never been to a place like this and esp if you're travelling with kids. They will...
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freshia
Jul 20, 2005

Go to Punakaiki Rocks at Sunset

Drive from greymouth to punakaiki takes 20 minutes. The scenery along the way was breathtaking .... you can see teh sea along the wayThere is a 30 minutes walk you can do in the park.If you want to...
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freshia
Jul 20, 2005

Montieth Brewery Tour

A must do in Greymouth, the Montieth Brewery tour is a great tour to take when you want to meet other traveler's and taste some good beer. The entry price is a little more than a budget traveler would...
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klmousseau
Apr 09, 2005

Jade Factory (at Hokitika)

The Jade Factory is one of the few places where shoppers can watch skilled Carvers at work creating one-off originals. It gives visitors a chance to wander through the factory or take a guided tour...
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sunnywong
Nov 17, 2002

Punakaiki (Pancake) Rocks

Paparoa National Park - Known for its Pancakes. These fascinating limestone formations put on a spectacular spouting display in certain sea conditions. The eroded rock layers look like stacks of...
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sunnywong
Nov 16, 2002

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"Gateway to the West Coast"
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"Greymouth, largest town on the West Coast"
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