We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Things to do in Franz Josef

Name
#1 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Bodies of Water
Map | Visitor photos (22)
#2 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Tours
Owner description: Discover the magnificent phenomenon of the glaciers. Experienced helicopter pilots share their knowledge whilst overflying... more » Owner description: Discover the magnificent phenomenon of the glaciers. Experienced helicopter pilots share their knowledge whilst overflying the dramatic expanse of the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers and snowfields, exposing extraordinary colours of ice flow, ice caves and pinnacles in this largely inaccessible alpine region. All flights feature a snow landing. Alternatively combine a scenic helicopter flight with an unforgettable guided helihike amongst the glacial ice formations with the professional and experienced Franz Josef Glacier Guides. « less
Map | Visitor photos (63)
#3 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Geologic Formations
Map | Visitor photos (370)
#4 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Tours
Owner description: The magnificent Franz Josef Glacier is widely regarded as the gen of New Zealand’s West Coast Glaciers.Franz Josef Glacier... more » Owner description: The magnificent Franz Josef Glacier is widely regarded as the gen of New Zealand’s West Coast Glaciers.Franz Josef Glacier Guides gives you the opportunity to experience the most spectacular glacier environment available to the general public anywhere in the world, offering a range of glacier hiking tours to suit all levels of fitness and ability.We make a clear commitment to you that our trip is the most spectacular and rewarding available. « less
Map | Visitor photos (230)
#5 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Tours; Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails
Map | Visitor photos (24)
#6 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Owner description: Te Koha Gallery, Soul Seeker Studio, Hohepa Woodcarving and Kiwi Kai are all situated at Te Koha Gallery, a marae style... more » Owner description: Te Koha Gallery, Soul Seeker Studio, Hohepa Woodcarving and Kiwi Kai are all situated at Te Koha Gallery, a marae style building with two Pos(statues) outside the main entrance - Soul Seeker Studio is located inside the gallery while Kiwi Kai and Hopeha Woodcarving are located beside the gallery « less
Map | Visitor photos (26)
#7 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Mountains
Owner description: Our fixed wing scenic flights promise an incredible view of the mighty Franz and Fox Glaciers and rugged Westland National... more » Owner description: Our fixed wing scenic flights promise an incredible view of the mighty Franz and Fox Glaciers and rugged Westland National Park before traversing Mount Cook to explore the vast Mount Cook National Park. Every seat a window seat – get the big picture! Experience breathtaking alpine scenery on an exciting scenic glacier flight with Air Safaris from their base at Franz Josef in Westland National Park on the West Coast - a must-do South Island tourist attraction. « less
Map | Visitor photos (26)
#8 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Tours
Owner description: For over 25 years we have been offering scenic helicopter flights and snow landings above the Fox and Franz Josef glaciers.... more » Owner description: For over 25 years we have been offering scenic helicopter flights and snow landings above the Fox and Franz Josef glaciers. View Mount Cook, Mount Tasman New Zealands highest peaks. 4 and 6 passenger modern turbine helicopters. Private charters available. Easy to find us on the Main Street at Franz Josef and Fox Glacier. « less
Visitor photos (3)
#9 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics

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 »

Map | Visitor photos (12)
#10 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Spas
Owner description: The Body Business is Franz Josef's longest running massage therapy business, established in 2002. Specialising in... more » Owner description: The Body Business is Franz Josef's longest running massage therapy business, established in 2002. Specialising in professional, effective massage tailored to you. Perfect for cyclists, hikers and other active people, reducing aches and pains from long distance travel, overuse or repetitive strain injuries, or simply relaxing and having some quiet time. A great rainy day activity if your helicopter flight gets cancelled. You can quickly and easily check availability, and make an appointment on our website, there is no need to wait for confirmation. « less
Map | Visitor photos (1)
#11 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Spas
Map | Visitor photos (9)
#12 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Spas
Owner description: Hahana Day Spa offers outstanding Skin and Body Therapies in a peaceful and relaxed environment.Situated in beautiful Franz... more » Owner description: Hahana Day Spa offers outstanding Skin and Body Therapies in a peaceful and relaxed environment.Situated in beautiful Franz Josef Glacier find us tucked away surrounded by beautiful native bush and stunning mountain views, we warmly welcome & invite you. « less
Map | Visitor photos (1)
#13 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Horseback Riding Stables

 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 »

Map | Visitor photos (6)
#14 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Map | Visitor photos (8)
#15 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Map | Visitor photos (2)
#16 of 16 attractions in Franz Josef
Category: Spas
Map | Visitor photos (1)
Trusted travel advice about Franz Josef