The West Coast offers a diverse selection of activities and attractions and your stay can be as active or relaxed as you choose. Below are links to just some of what the West Coast has to offer . . .
Click Linked Names below to visit websites.
Wilderness Wings - Wilderness Wings is a scenic flight company that offers the highest quality flight service to Mt Cook/Aoraki, Milford Sound and other spectacular West Coast destinations.
Hokitika Craft Gallery Co-op - The Hokitika Craft Gallery is run as a co-operative by its members. Featuring quality bone, jade, woodturning, woodware, furniture, pottery, fibre, art, silk, leather and glass.
Jade Boulder Gallery - New Zealand's premier jade gallery, showcasing quality, individually designed jade sculptures and jewellery. Featuring The Jade Boulder Trail, jade carvers at work and The Jade Boulder Café.
The Just Jade Experience Experience - working in a jade studio for a day. Design your own special NZ jade treasure. Gordon Wells (the madkiwi) your professional tutor, will help you create it in greenstone. Learn the art of how to hand polish your very own jade carving.
tp Goldsmith - When visiting Hokitika, I extend to you an invitation to visit my gallery/workshop to view unique handcrafted jewellery. I am a designer and creator of fine NZ jewellery. Eyris Blue Pearl accredited retailer.
White Heron Sanctuary Tours - View the magnificent Kotuku (White Heron), the Kotuku Ngutu Papa (Royal Spoonbill), the Kawapaka (Little Black Shag) and other Bird life - all in their natural environment.
Eco Rafting Adventures - Fantastic rafting tours for everyone on all levels of rivers. Based on the banks of the Grey River in Greymouth.
Wild West Adventures - Our vacation planner website offers great deals on white-water rafting, blackwater glow-worm cave rafting, 4WD gold rush tours, jungle boat cruise, guided walks and much more.
Kea West Coast Tours - Daily tours to - Shantytown, Punakaiki Pancake Rocks and Blowholes, Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers, Lake Matheson, Monteith's Heritage Trail and more.
Shantytown - An authentic 1880's replica gold town with over 30 buildings on display. Steam train rides, horse and buggy rides and gold panning. Licensed cafe and bar open daily.
Woods Creek Track - A scenic and historic gold mining area with old workings and tunnels, virgin forest and diverse wildlife.
Monteith's Brewing Co. - Come on a brewery tour and see how we make the beers that have won international beer awards, including the title "Best Brewery in Australasia".
On Yer Bike - Exciting 4-wheel motorbike and Argo tours for children and adults. For an exciting action adventure you won't forget. Beginner and experienced riders catered for.
Punakaiki Canoes - Rental kayak and guided trips into the heart of the Paparoa National Park 1km north of the Pancake Rocks and blowholes at Punakaiki on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand.