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Lake Matheson Eco Tour

Small group guided nature walk around the iconic Lake Matheson, with breathtaking reflections of New Zealand's highest mountains - Cook & Ta…

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Okarito Full Day Tour

Explore the historic gold mining village of Okarito - a definite hidden gem on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand.

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Okarito walks

Ōkārito is a coastal settlement with stunning wetlands to explore.

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West Coast Wildlife Centre - Franz Josef

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…

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Okarito Kiwi Tours

Okarito Kiwi Tours is the only tourism venture in the South Island that guides you, in low numbers, deep into kiwi habitat. 95% Sighting Success.

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Okarito Boat EcoTours

Okarito - New Zealand's largest and unmodified wetlands. Surrounded by the towering Southern Alps and rainforest waterways, on the open air boa…

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White Heron Sanctuary Tours

Tours to visit New Zealand’s only White Heron Nesting Site

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Franz Josef Wilderness Tours - Fishing Tours

Lake Mapourika is one of the South Island’s most scenic fishing destinations. The lake holds good stocks of brown trout and wild salmon (including se…

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Franz Josef, Fox Glacier & Lake Matheson Full Day Combo Tour

A combination of the Franz Josef Glacier Eco Tour, Fox Glacier Eco Tour and the Lake Matheson Tour. Experience all three of these popular visitor sit…

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Okarito Eco Tour

Heritage tour exploring the highlights of Okarito village. Wharf shed history, then walk up Trig Track hearing NZ birds. Views on the beach of NZ…

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Fox Glacier Valley Eco Tour

Explore the Fox Glacier area & learn about the flora and fauna, glaciology and geography surrounding this glacier. Fully guided walk taking you o…

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Okarito lagoon and beach

Okarito Lagoon is New Zealand's largest unmodified wetland. A coastal lagoon, it is 130 kms south of Hokitika, covering an area of about 12km.

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