To help you plan your West Coast itinerary, we recommend you book ahead to avoid disappointment. We can advise you of driving times and distances and how much time to allow for visiting Glacier Country.
Our base in Whataroa Valley, West Coast, South Island, is just 70 minutes south of Hokitika and 25 minutes north of Franz Josef Glacier on SH6. Turn off at the southern end of the Whataroa River bridge (well signposted). You may call free within New Zealand to ask directions, if necessary – Freephone 0800 423 463.