NZ's highest skydive at 18,000ft. Skydive Franz is NZ's premier tandem skydiving experience amidst mountains, glaciers, lakes, rivers and ocean views. Multiple height options from 10,000ft to 18,000ft. Featured on Red Bull's Most Insane Skydives.
Lonely Planet judged the West Coast Wildlife Centre in Franz Josef as one of the 12 must see things to visit in New Zealand. This is the largest kiwi hatching facility in the South Island and must see" all weather attraction. See live Tuatara & Kiwi.
Best of the West VIP Tour with Hokitika Scenic Tours
3 days - 2 nights duration. A unique VIP personal tour for couples or small groups to discover the Best of the West Coast. Travel from Greymouth or Hokitika to Queenstown (or vice versa) with a knowledgeable, friendly local guide.
Situated in the heart of Karamea, we are the first service off the Heaphy Track. Surrounded by the Kahurangi National Park, we offer a world of natural wonderland experiences, or just a holiday "away from it all".
Explore ancient rainforests, kayak pristine lakes & walk wild seacoast in the heart of Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Area. Search for penguins, seals & other wildlife with expert guides at New Zealand's premier nature lodge.
Overlooking the popular surf break at Tauranga Bay in the West Coast area of Cape Foulwind, The Bay House Beachfront Accommodation is a unique coastal retreat giving all who come here a sense of escape to somewhere close to Paradise.
The Karamea Aerodrome is a small, yet busy airfield run by a group of volunteers. It is used by multiple air transport operators servicing the iconic Heaphy Track, and by many recreational or private pilots visiting the area.