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Outdoor Fox Glacier

World heritage site · Hiking Trail
Fox Glacier South Side Walk leads across bumpy terrain, but offers great viewpoints of the landscape. Guided tours make the walk suitable for
Tours from $201
Helicopter Tour
Helicopter Tours , Fox Glacier
Marvel at South Island's arresting vistas as you soar over the dramatic landscapes of alpine snowfields and verdant rainforests on a Fox Glac
World heritage site · Geologic Formation
Franz Josef Glacier , Franz Josef
Explore one of New Zealand's natural gems with a trek or helicopter ride at Franz Josef Glacier, part of a national park and World Heritage S
Tours from $201
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Duration: 4 hours
Discover the best of New Zealand’s natural beauty on this small-group 3 hour 15 minute ( approx) Franz Josef Glacier Heli-Hike. Travel by helicopter to the Pinnacles area of the glacier with your guide. Navigate your way through the maze of ice on your moderately difficult hike. Learn of the dramatic environmental changes affecting the glacier and gain insight into the geological forces at play. Group size is limited to 11 to ensure a personalized experience.
Book on Viator from $389
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Glide effortlessly across Lake Mapourika's mirror-like water enjoying panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and glaciers. Navigate you
Tours from $75
Hiking Trail
Hooker Valley Track , Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
One of New Zealand's most popular walks, Hooker Valley Track passes through diverse landscapes encompassed by a vast national park including
Tours from $147

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