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Greymouth: Hokitika Gorge and Tree Top Walkway Half-Day Tour

Product ID: 316452
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Explore the Hokitika Gorge on a half-day tour from Greymouth. Walk amongst the tree tops, listen to the bird song and enjoy the beautiful views of Lake Mahinapua.
About this activity
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Duration: 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Booklets
English

Pickup included

Please wait outside your accommodation near the sidewalk 15 minutes prior to the start time. Look out for a gray, branded van.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Take in the coastline, countryside and native bush on a scenic drive to Hokitika Gorge
  • Cross the swing bridge and admire the tranquil waters from the viewing points
  • Go on an exhilarating treetop adventure among rainforest giants
  • Climb the Hokitika Tower for spectacular views of the surrounding landscape
Full description
Enjoy a scenic one-hour drive to Hokitika Gorge and follow the coastline before heading inland through farmland and native bush. 

Walk across the swing bridge and spend time enjoying this magical place. Take in its vivid turquoise waters surrounded by lush native bush and see for yourself why it is a key photo stop on the West Coast must-do list. 

Explore Tree Top Walkway and experience life with the birds high up in the ancient Rimu and Kamahi tree canopy. Gain easy access to the steel platform, which is 20 meters high and over 450 meters long. 

Gently sway in harmony with the forest on the Mahinapua Springboard. View the exquisite Lake Mahinapua through the richly diverse forest foliage. 

If you’re a thrill-seeker, feel your heart pump as you climb to the top of Hokitika Tower, which is about 40 meters above the forest floor. Be inspired by a sensational vista of the majestic snow-capped Southern Alps, Lake Mahinapua, and the Tasman Sea. 

If time allows, make a short stop in the township of Hokitika for a visit to the Greenstone (Jade) Gallery before departing back to your starting point.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Headset to hear the tour guide clearly
  • Air-conditioned van
  • Entrance fees
  • Umbrellas
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• There are a number of steps, a swing bridge, and uphill sections along the walks
• You will be elevated up to 47 meters above ground level on a walking structure
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Product ID: 316452