Guided tour

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

Activity provider: Explore West Coast

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

Activity provider: Explore West Coast
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From US$ 120.95 per person

Likely to sell out

Walk amongst the tree tops, listen to the bird song and enjoy the beautiful views of Lake Mahinapua. Then explore the tranquil blue waters of Hokitika Gorge with a loop walk. Departing from Greymouth.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
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.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Scenic drive following the coast line before travelling inland
  • 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. With a forty five minute loop walk accessing different view points along the way and access down to the waters edge. 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. Enjoy the magnificent views of the Lake Mahinapua and surrounding mountain ranges. On a fine day as far as Mount Cook can be seen. Cafe on site for refreshments. 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.  Travel back to Greymouth to your accommodation or to the TranzAlpine train.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Headset to hear the tour guide clearly
  • Air-conditioned van
  • Entrance fees
  • Umbrellas
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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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
Customer reviews

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Beautiful scenery, awesome guide and great weather. Easy walk.

February 18, 2021

Our tour guide was helpful, knowledgeable & friendly. Both places were well worth visiting.

April 13, 2022

Product ID: 316452