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Hokitika, cool little town

The Cool Little Town of Hokitika is where you will find locally inspired artisans and jade carving.

Hokitika
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Hokitika - cool little town

Hokitika is a cool little town that's easily walkable and has the West Coast's only full service beachside town centre.

There is plenty to do with a large artisan community, interesting history and mountains, the river, two lakes and the beach nearby.

Things to do in Hokitika

  • The famous Hokitika driftwood sign.
  • Glass blowing studio.
  • Jade carving studios.
  • Carniege Building.
  • The West Coast Wilderness Trail.
  • Lake Mahinapua.
  • Visit the glow worm dell at night.
  • Hokitika Gorge.

Getting to Hokitika

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Weather in Hokitika

Events

Events

Lake Kaniere Scenic Triathlon
29 February 2020
Hokitika
Lake Kaniere Scenic Triathlon

This Triathlon event includes running, kayaking, swimming and cycling.

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See, do & stay

Hokitika
Accommodation
Hokitika Shining Star Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation

Supreme quality accommodation in Hokitika, right by the beach, overlooking the Tasman Sea.

$30 - $175
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Hokitika
See & Do
Cycle Journeys.jpg Cycle Journeys

Cycle Journeys provides all aspects of support services required to cycle the Wilderness Trail and Paparoa Track.
We provide bike rental, shuttle transfers, daily luggage transfers, itinerary and trip planning and accommodation booking.

From $120
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Hokitika
Accommodation
Lake Mahinapua Campsite Lake Mahinapua Campsite

A popular overnight and day stop. Enjoy water sports in the lake.

$6.50 - $13 per night.
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Hokitika
See & Do
Precision Helicopters 2019.jpg Precision Helicopters Hokitika

Precision Helicopters Hokitika is based adjacent to the Hokitika Gorge.

$400 +
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Hokitika
Accommodation
Hans Bay – Lake Kaniere Campsite Hans Bay – Lake Kaniere Campsite

Large, grassy lake-front campsite beside beautiful Lake Kaniere. Take in the stunning landscape and explore the area.

$4 - $8
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Hokitika
See & Do
Eco Rafting Adventures Glacier Rafting

High quality heli-rafting tours. Something for everyone from scenic floats to extreme grade 5. Also offering adventure fishing, overnight expeditions & customised trips.

$135 - $1250
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