Franz Josef Glacier

West Coast

Experience the Franz Josef Glacier at its most dynamic, with some of New Zealand's best hiking guides. The Franz Josef Glacier Valley Walk will take you up alongside the mighty Waiho River bed, following the glacier`s path as it winds its way through this remarkable landscape. This place is the source of some stunning shots, you don`t have to be a professional to get good results. Choose your exposures carefully, the lighting here on a cloudless day is a blessing.

Open Everyday 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Glacier Access Road, Westland Tai Poutini National Park, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand