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Franz Josef - Neve Discoverer

Are you ready for an adventure? Get ready to lift off in the safe hands of your pilot, gazing over staggering ice formations and rugged South Island terrain.

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Franz Josef or Fox Glacier Snow Landing

See what most people never get the chance to and journey into the largely inaccessible heart of the majestic Southern Alps. Explore the ice falls and experience a snow landing and explore before returning to Franz Josef/Fox Glacier township.

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Milford Sound Flights from Franz Josef

This flightseeing tour is ideal if you have limited time as driving to Milford Sound from Franz Josef takes 9½ hours. Our Milford Sound flights operate on demand from Franz Josef with time on the ground for photos and perhaps a boat cruise.

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Franz Josef glacier walks

Enjoy moderate to easy walks around the township of Franz Josef and its glacier.

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Helicopters & Hummers - Franz Josef Eat, Stay & Fly Package

One night’s accommodation at 4.5 Star Westwood Lodge B&B, 25minute helicopter flight over the Franz Josef Glacier including a 10-minute snow landing, hummer limousine ride to the Blue Ice Restaurant for a 2-course dinner.

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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's highest mountains (Aoraki Mt Cook & Tasman) as well as FJ Glacier & Okarito Lagoon & village.

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Glacier Country Helicopters Ltd.

Glacier Country Helicopters is a local, family owned and operated company in Franz Josef offering scenic glacier flights and much more in our incredible backyard.

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Packraft NZ

Packrafting is a fast-growing sport and the West Coast is one of the best places in the world to do it!

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Fox Glacier E-Bike & Hire

FOX GLACIER VALLEY E-BIKE & HIKE

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INFLITE Experiences Fox Glacier - Activities

INFLITE Experience helicopter tours give you exclusive access to the dramatic terrain and spectacular views of one of New Zealand's natural wonders.

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St James Anglican Church

At the top end of Franz Josef village, sits the beautiful, serene St James Church

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Overnight Heli-Trek Chancellor Dome

Fly by helicopter over the icefalls of the Fox Glacier & overnight high in the Southern Alps in the historic Chancellor Hut – a truly magnificent NZ alpine mountaineering experience.

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