The Lake Wanaka & Franz Josef Glacier-Back To The Future 4! $299 per person!

About the deal

The Lake Wanaka & Franz Josef Glacier-Back To The Future 4

$299 Per Person! 

  • 2 Nights -4 Star QUALMARK Accommodation - PLUS Glacier Helicopter Flight
  • PLUS Entry to Puzzling World & West Coast Wildlife Centre …..
  • BOOK NOW – Travel between 14th September to 14th December 2021**

Two Night Package Includes:

Qualmark rated Gold and Silver quality accommodation and activities located in Lake Wanaka AND Franz Josef Glacier. Lake Wanaka is conveniently located a 3hr 45-minute drive (approx.) south of Franz Josef Glacier.


One night’s accommodation in a 4 Star Lake Wanaka View Room – located at the Edgewater Resort in Lake Wanaka – All lake-view hotel rooms are facing Lake Wanaka and offer an outdoor balcony (first floor) or patio (if on the ground floor). Edgewater Resort is conveniently located just 1 Hour from Queenstown Airport.

Edgewater Resort


Puzzling World is Wanaka’s icon indoor visitor attraction. The Great Maze, Illusion Rooms, Roman Toilets, Leaning Tower, Puzzle Centre & Gift Shop/Café. Puzzling World has ‘weirdness’ covered and is a must-see option for all ages .

Puzzling World


One night’s accommodation in a Qualmark Gold-4 Star Luxury Tree Lodge – located at the Rainforest Retreat in Franz Josef. Privately situated among lush rainforest in a private setting with large spacious decks to immerse yourself in nature.  

Tree Lodge


An incredible 10 minute Glacier Helicopter Scenic Flight with HeliServices.NZ Fox & Franz over the majestic Franz Josef Glacier. Fly up and over the ice and see pinnacles, crevasses, seracs, and the deep blue of the Franz Josef Glacier. Snow landing upgrades available for an additional fee..



Entry into the Indoor West Coast Wildlife Centre in the centre of Franz Josef to see the world’s rarest kiwi (Rowi) and live tuatara – the largest kiwi incubation and hatching facility in the South Island and a public/private partnership with The Department of Conservation.

Terms & Conditions

  • Valid for visits to Lake Wanaka & Franz Josef made between 14th September and 14th December 2021.
  • No refunds.
  • Minimum of 2 or more people for each booking ($598) – additional room required for more than 2 people – unless visiting with an infant.
  • Children must pay adult prices but can stay in existing bedding with parents for an additional $20 per night. Yes, you can book additional nights direct with the operator but this is not part of the package deal.
  • The deal must be pre-purchased.
  • Bookings for accommodation are subject to availability.
  • Please ensure you call The Lake Edgewater Resort in Wanaka prior to booking – 03 433 0011 or the Rainforest Retreat prior to booking – 03 752 0220.
  • Availability for your chosen date must be confirmed by phone prior to booking to avoid disappointment.
  • The helicopter flight does not include a snow landing – but you can upgrade by ringing direct.
  • If the weather is inclement a voucher will be provided by HeliServiceNZ. Fox & Franz that must be used within 12 months of visiting Franz Josef ( fully transferable ).
  • Puzzling World is an iconic, fun, and exciting indoor all-weather attraction – suitable for visitors of all ages – open from 9 am daily. Entry is to the Great Maze only – but you can upgrade to the Illusions Rooms for $7pp.
  • The West Coast Wildlife Centre is a single-level all-weather indoor visitor attraction and the West Coast’s leading wildlife facility with a live kiwi hatching and incubation facility and a 100% kiwi viewing guarantee.
  • You can upgrade to a fully guided VIP Backstage Pass Tour for $28pp.
  • **Please note that there is limited availability for this package around public holidays.
  • All operators are open during these dates.
  • Feel free to call before booking. The Edgewater Resort in Lake Wanaka– 03 433 0011 or the Rainforest Retreat– 03 752 0220 to check on accommodation availability during peak periods.
  • Once you have booked you will receive an email from each operator to confirm your reservation and booking details.
  • No additional people can be added to a booking once it has been completed. You will need to start a new booking with a minimum of 2 people.

COVID 19 – Alert Levels

If you are unable to travel due to government COVID 19 Alert Level restrictions then we will be happy to extend your package for up to 12 months from your original booking date. No refunds are available and subject to availability.

You can travel in any direction and no need to ring and confirm entry to Puzzling World in Lake Wanaka or The West Coast Wildlife Centre in Franz Josef as we will be expecting you!

Book Now!

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