Franz Josef Glacier, West Coast

Glacier Valley Eco Tours


Hours: 8:00am - 8:00pm

Small-group bespoke guided nature tours with local Kiwi guide.

Glacier Valley Eco Tours is a New Zealand owned and operated local family business who specialise in bespoke small-group guided walking tours in Glacier Country, West Coast New Zealand.

We provide guests with personal, informative and relaxed eco-style tours which walk at your pace, with plenty of opportunities to take photos, stand under waterfalls, hold ice out of the river and treasure hunt for native flowers, birds, mushrooms and wildlife. Stop for a cup of tea with magnificent views and a chat with your experienced guide. All our half day tours are suitable for all ages & abilities; backpackers, couples & families including young children.

Join us on a REAL nature tour of our beautiful area in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Map & Directions

22 Main Road SH6 Franz Josef Glacier 7886 West Coast NZ


From Hokitika, head south on SH6, past Whataroa township & Lake Waihapo. Turn right at the highway signage to Okarito/The Forks.
Continue to the end of the road (13km) and we are located on the left just past Donovans Store on the main street of Okarito village.
We can offer complimentary transfers from your accommodation in Franz Josef or Fox Glacier (conditions apply) so you don't need to drive out to our office for Franz Josef or Fox Glacier tours.

Cancellation Policy

We hold a 12 hour cancellation and refund policy.

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