Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers
The Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers are among the most accessible glaciers in the world. "Glacier Country" offers a wealth of adventure activities and is just a short drive south from Hokitika.
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers - 1.75 hours from Hokitika
The Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers are at the heart of the broader UNESCO World Heritage Area, Te Wahipounamu - South West New Zealand.
The West Coast is one of only two places in the world where you can view glaciers descending into temperate rainforest and they are the most accessible glaciers in the world.
They are a must visit location on the West Coast and can be done as a day trip from Hokitika or as part of your journey along the West Coast.
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