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Below are just some of the wonderful activities you can do while staying in Franz Josef.

We are happy to reserve a space for you on any of the below activities if you are staying with us, you will pay the provider directly when you take your tour. Activities such as flights are weather dependent, they will not fly unless you will get a good view and if you do not fly you do not need to pay anything.

Rates are subject to change without prior notice, some activities (including flights) are subject to suitable weather.

With all paid activities no money is charged until you check in at the activity.

The Terrace and Franz Josef are the perfect base for many wonderful bush walks allowing you to to enjoy some of the most amazing scenery in NZ and return to a comfortable room. Below we have detailed just some of the walks in our region, some leaving from within 50 metres of your room.

Please click on this link for a summary of the many free walking tracks available WALKING TRACKS INFORMATION

GUIDED WALKS ON THE GLACIER - Franz Josef Glacier Guides

ICE EXPLORER - Guided Glacier Hike- Duration is 4 hours Trip (3 hours on the ice). With Helicopter transfer from township to the glacier and vice versa. Inclusive of Hot pools entry 600m - Altitude

HELI-HIKE -Franz Josef Glacier Guides

About 3 Hour Duration Trip 10 minute Helicopter Scenic Flight 2 hours hike on the glacier with guides.
All of these walks are guided, they provide boots socks and gloves and jacket. You need to wear 2 or 3 or 4 warm layers for the upper body shorts or light weight trousers ...Jeans are not recommended.

QUAD BIKE -Franz Josef Glacier Guides

The only 2-seater Quad Bike ride in NZ with Glacial views. Drive Through the rain forest and river bed. Minimum Age Driver Age 16.


Scenic Flights including snow landing are from 20 to 40 minutes and allow you to experience Franz Josef Glacier and on the longer flights Fox Glacier and Mount Cook and Mount Tasman.



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