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Franz Josef Wilderness Tours

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Paddle, Cruise or Fish with us on Lake Mapourika - only minutes from Franz Josef Glacier!

Journey across the calm reflective waters, taking in the scenic backdrop of the Southern Alps and Glaciers. Explore the rainforest clad estuaries and kiwi conservation region on the far shoreline of the Lake.

Book a tour with the rainforest walk to enjoy exclusive access to our private rainforest trail through the Okarito Kiwi Sanctuary!

Fish for Brown trout or salmon aboard our comfortable tour boat, perfect in all weather.

We have a tour to suit everyone and operate rain or shine!

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63 Cron Street, Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, New Zealand
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