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Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) - Outdoor Activities

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Ranked #1 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Nature & wildlife tours
Owner description: Kayaking on Okarito Lagoon, New Zealand's largest unmodified coastal wetland. Guided tours and freedom rental. Excellent... more » Owner description: Kayaking on Okarito Lagoon, New Zealand's largest unmodified coastal wetland. Guided tours and freedom rental. Excellent birdwatching and amazing mountain views. Paddle through the Okarito River Delta that leads deep into the rainforest.Our kayaks are safe, stable sea kayaks. Prior experience is not necessary and full instruction is given.Okarito is a quaint coastal village backdropped by the Southern Alps, only 20 minutes drive from Franz Josef Glacier, and has the best coffee in town! « less
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Skydive Fox Glacier (Fox Glacier)
Ranked #2 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: "With a backdrop of the Southern Alps, Glaciers, Rainforest and the Ocean, it's hard to imagine a better place to jump out of... more » Owner description: "With a backdrop of the Southern Alps, Glaciers, Rainforest and the Ocean, it's hard to imagine a better place to jump out of a plane than Fox Glacier" Quote from The Lonely Planet.We have to agree! You can choose from 13,000ft or 16,500ft with a range of photo and video options to choose from and a great friendly crew, we guarantee you a jump to remember. « less
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Ranked #3 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Kayaking & canoeing
Owner description: A unique kayak adventure across Lake Mapourika, created by the mighty Franz Josef Glacier. We experience amazing panoramic... more » Owner description: A unique kayak adventure across Lake Mapourika, created by the mighty Franz Josef Glacier. We experience amazing panoramic views of the glaciers and southern alps, mirror like water and also explore a Kiwi Conservation area amongst some of Westland's oldest untouched rainforest. Free photos are included with each tour! « less
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Ranked #4 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails; Tours
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Skydive Franz (Franz Josef)
Ranked #5 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics; Outdoor Activities

This is an experience that cant be missed. Doesnt matter what age you are, the team make you feel special. An awesome experience, free-... the Tasman Sea on one side and Mt Cook... more »

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Ranked #6 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Hiking Trails
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Ranked #7 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Horseback Riding Stables; Outdoor Activities

 Experience the beauty of New Zealand's Franz Josef Glacier country on horseback. This is horse riding in paradise with a stunning backdrop of mountain ranges and rainforest. Soak... more »

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Gillespies Beach (Fox Glacier)
Ranked #8 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #9 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Eco tours
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Ranked #10 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Monro Beach (Lake Moeraki)
Ranked #11 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #12 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Gallery Gorge Walk (Franz Josef)
Ranked #13 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Ranked #14 of 15 Outdoor Activities in Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities