Hokitika Gorge Hokitika Gorge

Hokitika, cool little town

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

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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.

Highlights in Hokitika

  • The famous Hokitika driftwood sign.
  • Glass blowing studio.
  • Jade carving studios.
  • Carniege Building.
  • The West Coast Wilderness Trail.
  • Lake Mahinapua.
  • Hokitika Gorge.

Getting to Hokitika

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Weather in Hokitika

Events

Events

Ride The Wilderness 2018
16 November 2019
Hokitika
Ride the Wilderness

Ride the Wilderness is a Mountain Bike Ride on the West Coast Wilderness Trail on Saturday 16 November 2019.

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See, do & stay

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
Towns, Places & Info centres
Hokitika i-Site Hokitika i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

We provide information and booking services for Hokitika and New Zealand for accommodation, activities, attractions and travel bookings.

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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
Arahura Greenstone Tours Arahura Greenstone Tours

This fabulous uniquely original tour will lead you on a journey of discovery along the Arahura River - known as one of the richest sources of Pounamu (Greenstone) in New Zealand.

$189 - $355
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Hokitika
Accommodation
Fitzherbert Court Motel Fitzherbert Court Motel

Spacious superior accommodation located in the centre of Hokitika.

$98 - $160
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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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