Franz Josef

Franz Josef, New Zealand

Hotels in Franz Josef

Franz Josef Accommodations (2)
Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel

4.00 209 reviews

State Highway 6, Franz Josef, New Zealand

Te Waonui Forest Retreat Franz Josef

Te Waonui Forest Retreat Franz Josef

4.50 222 reviews

3 Wallace Street, off State Highwy 6, Franz Josef, New Zealand

Travel Blogs from Franz Josef

Franz Josef Travel Blogs (2,133)
Rivers of ice, Franz Josef, New Zealand travel blog

Rivers of ice

A travel blog entry by fyrelizard

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The day dawned sunny, and I was highly excited! We were off to do a heli-hike on the Franz Josef glacier. A helicopter was going to carry us high up onto the glacier, where we would explore the crevasses and ice caves. At the heliport we were given boots ...

Grounded..., Fox Glacier/Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand travel blog

Grounded...

A travel blog entry by paulandciara

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... early. We had planned to look into getting a helicopter flight over one of the glaciers, and we were advised to organize from Franz Josef - the biggest one. At lunchtime we arrived at Fox Glacier and took a walk to the bottom of this one and admired ...

Glaciers, Franz Josef, New Zealand travel blog

Glaciers

A travel blog entry by rich

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... obsession had to take a back seat as they'd run out! I made do with a bacon and egg toasted sarnie instead. We arrived at Franz Josef early afternoon, and once again I'd scored highly in the tour guide stakes. I'd chosen a nice motel for us to stay in ...

Walks around the Glacier, Franz Josef, New Zealand travel blog

Walks around the Glacier

A travel blog entry by rich

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The weather was atrocious on the journey to Franz Josef. On the way, the coach driver played a video about glaciers and how they are formed, so that made the trip interesting. I was certainly excited about seeing the glaciers up close, as I found it an ...

Attractions in Franz Josef

Franz Josef Attractions (3)
Across Country Quad Bikes

Across Country Quad Bikes

4.50

State Highway 6 P.O. Box 133 Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, New Zealand

The Helicopter Line West Coast

The Helicopter Line West Coast

4.50

Main South Road, SH6 Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, New Zealand

Discover the magnificent phenomenon of the glaciers. Experienced helicopter pilots share their knowledge whilst overflying the dramatic expanse of the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers and snowfields, exposing extraordinary colours of ice flow, ice caves and pinnacles in this largely inaccessible alpine region. All flights feature a snow landing. Alternatively combine a scenic helicopter flight with an unforgettable guided helihike amongst the glacial ice formations with the professional and experienced Franz Josef Glacier Guides.

Glacier Hot Pools

Glacier Hot Pools

4.00

Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, New Zealand