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West Coaster: 3 Day

Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 644

Experience the South Island’s west coast by travelling from Queenstown to Christchurch. See the stunning Franz Josef Glacier then board the TranzAlpine train through the Southern Alps.


See the breathtaking glaciers of New Zealand’s Tasman coast on this 3 day tour. Depart the skier’s Mecca of Queenstown for the Glacier Region, where the picturesque town of Franz Josef is your base for exploring spectacular Franz Josef Glacier and Westland National Park. Hop the TranzAlpine Express for your scenic journey through the Southern Alps to Christchurch.


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Accommodation in Franz Josef

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    Glenfern Villas Franz Josef



    Glenfern Villas offers one and two bedroom villas for the discerning traveller. Set just outside the main Franz Josef Glacier village, Glenfern Villas is an ideal base for you to enjoy everything the Glacier region and the glorious West Coast has to offer.

    Glenfern Villas offers one and two bedroom villas for the discerning traveller. Set just outside the main Franz Josef Glacier village, Glenfern Villas is an ideal base for you to enjoy everything the Glacier region and the glorious West Coast has to offer.

    Facilities

    • Barbeques (BBQ)
    • Children's Activities
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry facilities
    • Parking

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    Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier



    Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier is a modern 18 unit property, located in the centre of the Franz Josef Glacier village, on the West Coast of the South Island. The Franz Josef Glacier Guides base is just around the corner as are helicopter flights, ...

    Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier is a modern 18 unit property, located in the centre of the Franz Josef Glacier village, on the West Coast of the South Island. The Franz Josef Glacier Guides base is just around the corner as are helicopter flights, quadbikes, horsetreks and a range of other adrenalin and adventure activities. A good range of restaurants are close as well. Feel free to check out the complimentary DVDs and book swap area.

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    Aspen Court Quality Accommodation Franz Josef



    Opened in January 2014, Aspen Court Franz Josef provides luxury accommodation within Glacier Country at an affordable price.Aspen Court Franz Josef is set amongst native bush providing a very peaceful ambience. Internally the motel units are large, practical and modern with all containing quality furnishings ...

    Opened in January 2014, Aspen Court Franz Josef provides luxury accommodation within Glacier Country at an affordable price.Aspen Court Franz Josef is set amongst native bush providing a very peaceful ambience. Internally the motel units are large, practical and modern with all containing quality furnishings and fittings.

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Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 644

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Day 1

Queenstown to Franz Josef

Duration8 Hours

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier sits at the edge of the Westland World Heritage Park and it is just moments from one of New Zealand's most spectacular natural attractions, the Franz Josef Glacier. The hotel is in a premium location, making it the perfect place to base yourself while exploring the magnificent Westland region.

Meal Plan Full Breakfast
Duration2 Nights
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Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

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    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier



    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier sits at the edge of the Westland World Heritage Park and it is just moments from one of New Zealand's most spectacular natural attractions, the Franz Josef Glacier. The hotel is in a premium location, making it the perfect place ...

    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier sits at the edge of the Westland World Heritage Park and it is just moments from one of New Zealand's most spectacular natural attractions, the Franz Josef Glacier. The hotel is in a premium location, making it the perfect place to base yourself while exploring the magnificent Westland region.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Conference Facilities
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry facilities
    • Reception (24 hrs)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Spa

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Day 2

Day at Leisure

Today is totally free and at leisure. You can take advantage of any optional activities available or simply relax.

Day 3

Franz Josef to Greymouth

Duration4 Hours

KiwiRail Scenic Journeys

Coach Style Seating

Duration4 Hours

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DEPARTURES:

Daily.  From October to April.

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • 2 nights' accommodation
  • Transfers
  • Full day National park tour
  • TranzAlpine train to Christchurch.

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

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