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“Watch found on walk to Glacier”

Franz Josef Glacier
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Franz Josef Glacier Valley Walk
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Kayak Adventure from Franz Josef Glacier
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Franz Josef Glacier Valley Eco Tour
Ranked #1 of 32 things to do in Franz Josef
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Reviewed February 14, 2013

A wonderful walk to see the glacier, we got quite close to it but couldn't walk on the ice unless you paid and went on an organised walk. On our return walk I found a watch - we were there about the third week of January, if you have lost a watch there please reply to this review.

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Reviewed February 10, 2013

We booked online and saved nearly 40%. Pray for a nice day as we were delayed 24 hours but glad we were able to make the trip. Well organised and some spectacular photos.

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Reviewed February 9, 2013

We took this walk to the base of the glacier after our helicopter tour. It was not a difficult walk - almost anyone could do it. There was a sprinkling of rain and it is a good idea to take some rain covering. We went in early December and had fleece under our rain jackets. There are lots of waterfalls if you go at a rainy time and they are quite pretty. There is a small walk through a forested area first and then a longer walk through a flat, rocky area that they glacier used to cover. Well worth doing.

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Reviewed February 7, 2013

We walked out out to the base of the glacier (not brave enough to go in a helicopter). Amazing views. Getting out to the base really gives you an idea of the scale. Looking from the end of the Forest Walk is great, but it doesn't do the glacier justice.

Thank SCawley
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Reviewed February 5, 2013

We decided to walk to see the glacier, which was open on the day we went there. It is a round trip of approx 4K which was so worth it. To see a glacier which is so old and moving is a real experience. It rained whilst we where there but was also very warm. Wear comfortable shoes, take water and a rain mac.

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