Explore the wonderful Franz Josef Glacier, the gem of New Zealand's West Coast Glaciers, take a helicopter flight and relax in a hot pool
Brave the ice by joining the Franz Josef Glacier Ice Explorer tour, an experience provided by an internationally recognized guiding operation. Get the chance to view the most magnificent glacier available to the public in the world! Take an awe-inspiring helicopter ride from town to the Franz Josef Glacier and walk up into the glacier terrain. An experienced guide will help you navigate the ice paths and lead you to the most spectacular sites. You'll even get the chance to see the rare blue ice, created by snow freezing onto the glacier surface and compressing to make the ice appear. Learn about New Zealand’s Maori legends as well as the environmental changes that have changed the landscape over the past years. This small group tour is a great way to explore the glacier at a tailored pace. After the ice adventure, take time to relax and rejuvenate your body at the Glacier Hot Pools!
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