Glenfern Villas Franz Josef

Address: State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, 7952, New Zealand | 5 star villa
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This 5 star villa, located on State Highway 6, Franz Josef, is near Across Country Quad Bikes.
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    Travel Blogs from Franz Josef

    Fail Day

    A travel blog entry by tofor85 on Nov 05, 2014

    32 photos

    It all started with a sneeze. Nat down. Suspected broken neck and paralysis. Only 8am. Still time enough for a quick morning stroll before we head down to Franz Joseph for a helicopter ride and glacier hike. Its only a couple hours south and only 10 minutes to the beach. Wrong. The path to the beach is covered in mud. Deep mud. Deep enough to …

    Glaciers

    A travel blog entry by sandjtravels on Nov 03, 2014

    15 photos

    Next day we had a lay in as we were both tired. Then it was on to Franz Josef, our next stop. We called in at the Hertz office in Greymouth as there was a couple of things to sort out. The first to check that they did not charge us for this section of the rental and second, Steve did not like the Escort they had given me so wanted to change for …

    Glacier hiking and Kiwi watching

    A travel blog entry by thegoodstones on Aug 03, 2014

    19 photos

    The rain has stopped and the sun is shining - its a gorgeous morning for our trip onto the Franz Josef Glacier.

    After getting kitted out in all the gear, waterproof trousers, walking boots, hats, gloves, etc we are off in the helicopter for a short flight onto the glacier. Charlie and Indie in the front, and the rest of us in the back. …

    Christchurch to Franz Josef

    A travel blog entry by thegoodstones on Aug 02, 2014

    10 photos

    We're off again this morning. Can't quite describe how chaotic our suitcases are but we are getting used to the jumble. The clothes are not so much packed - as just stuffed in!

    Very early start to catch the Alpine train from Christchurch to Greymouth via Arthur's Pass.

    It's a fantastic 4 hour rail journey through the valley …

    "I'm just going outside and I may be some time..."

    A travel blog entry by barbaramorse9 on Feb 24, 2014

    8 comments, 5 photos

    We leave Hokitika for our drive to the Franz Josef glacier, but en-route we stop to visit the Hokitika Gorge. It may not be the Grand Canyon, but it is still quite impressive. It is a long drive to our next destination and we don't pass anywhere to eat, or as importantly, to go to the toilet. Eventually somewhere comes into view. It is the only …