Franz Josef Glacier Guides gives you the opportunity to experience the most spectacular glacier environment available to the general public. We offer a range of glacier hiking trips and experiences that will allow you to see ice formations firsthand.
The most incredible glacier experience.
Unmatched guiding expertise.
A combination of an exhilarating helicopter ride and jaw-dropping scenery.
Guests often label their Glacier Heli Hike as the highlight of their visit to Aotearoa (New Zealand).
The magnificent Franz Josef Glacier is widely regarded as the gem of New Zealand's West Coast Glaciers, and one of the most impressive sights to be found anywhere in the world.
Our guided trips are tailored to suit visitors of most abilities and include a range of experiences that will have you discover the incredible beauty and history of Franz Josef Glacier.
Take in panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, capture stunning memories, and seize the opportunity to learn more about this magnificent ice giant. A unique adventure that will almost certainly be your most memorable New Zealand experience.
Lake Matheson, famous for its picture perfect reflections of Mount Cook & superb views of Fox Glacier. Visit our award winning café & unique gift gallery adjacent to the walkway. Don't miss this incredible location.