Family Deals

Check out our West Coast Family Kayak, Boat & Fishing Deals…

Family Kayak Classic Tour: $267 (2 Ad 2 Ch)

Makes unforgettable family memories with the kids! 

The Original Franz Josef Kayak Adventure awaits… Glide effortlessly across the water taking in the panoramic views of the Southern Alps, glaciers, and untouched Jurassic rainforest reflected on the glassy waters of Lake Mapourika.

Paddle into the heart of the Rowi Kiwi Sanctuary to explore “mirror creek, exclusively accessed by kayak on the far side of the Lake.   Experience the protected rainforest estuary with your engaging and knowledgeable guide. 

Our guides will keep the kids entertained, and even snap some family photos for you on the way so you can truly relax and enjoy the moment.

If you’re a family of more than 4 you can add extras at check out!

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  • Deal is based on 2 Adults & 2 Children (Children are 17 years and under)
  • Additional Children can be added for $35 ea (normally $69!)
  • Deal is based on a minimum of 2 Adults joining the tour.  Please remember to specify the ages of children when booking 🙂

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Our deals and packages are subject to a 2.5% credit card surcharge.  We hold a flexible and fair 24 hour cancellation policy for all bookings.

Kayak & Walk – Family Deal: $337 (2 Ad, 2 Ch)

An engaging tour with our local guides through a unique rainforest track awaits you…

Lake Mapourika sits nestled amongst Westland’s oldest untouched rainforest, and boasts amazing views of the Glacier & Southern Alps.  Enjoy exclusive access to our private rainforest trail within the Rowi Conservation area, learn about the kiwi conservation and spot native birdlife.  Learn to make flax flowers and much more with your local knowledgeable kayak guide.

Free cuppa’s are provided on the tour and as always… FREE high quality digital photos are taken along the way and sent to you via email after the trip.

This way you can really relax and enjoy the moment! 

Additional children can be added at checkout. 

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  • Deal is based on 2 Adults & 2 Children (Children are 17 years and under)
  • Additional Children can be added for $40 ea (normally $79!)
  • Deal is based on a minimum of 2 Adults joining the tour.  Please remember to specify the ages of children when booking 🙂

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Our deals and packages are subject to a 2.5% credit card surcharge.  We hold a flexible and fair 24 hour cancellation policy for all bookings.

Cruise & Walk – Family Deal: $250

Cruise in comfort across the lake and enjoy exclusive access to our private rainforest trail through the Rowi Kiwi Sanctuary.

Step off the boat and into another world of Jurassic rainforests, native birds and lots of exciting new things for the kids to explore!  Spot mushrooms, create flax treasures and enjoy engaging with nature and our local skipper (owner/operator) Dale. 

Our rainforest track was carved by your skipper Dale & his team with care and effort to keep the area as untouched as possible, so you can experience the old growth rainforest in its pristine state!  This is some of Westland’s oldest Jurassic-like rainforest abundant with curious native birdlife – including white herons and native bush birds.  A premium scenic cruise of the West Coast, suitable for all ages.

Free cups of tea/coffee or hot chocolate are provided.

We recommend packing snacks for the kids and a lunch for the tour.  

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  • Deal is based on 2 Adults & 2 Children (Children are 17 years and under)
  • Additional Children can be added for $30 ea (normally $65!)
  • Deal is based on a minimum of 2 Adults joining the tour.  Please remember to specify the ages of children when booking (so we can better plan for your tour) 🙂

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Our deals and packages are subject to a 2.5% credit card surcharge.  We hold a flexible and fair 24 hour cancellation policy for all bookings.

Family Fishing Charter only – $299 (2 Ad + 2 Ch)

Make unfortgettable family memories, and take the kids fishing on Lake Mapourika. 

A perfect all-weather activity on Lake Mapourika includes 3 hours of fishing with our local fishing expert (owner/operator) Dale.  

The cabin area is fully covered, and warm/dry.  The back deck is also covered, making for a dry and comfortable fishing adventure even in the rain.  With all the comforts of home, we even have a toilet facility on board!   

If you catch a legal fish you can keep the catch, or if we can release it.  Fishing techniques are trolling & spinning.  If you’ve got your own fly equipment, let us know and we can cater the trip for fly fishing too.  

Fancy a BBQ on the lake? 

+ Add a BBQ facility to the tour at check-out.  If you book the  BBQ we recommend that you bring along food to cook (ie: sausages, bread etc.) so that you can use the facility during the trip.  (This must be prepared on board by your family, as your skipper is driving the boat)

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  • Deal is based on 2 Adults & 2 Children (Children are 17 years and under)
  • Additional Children can be added for $30 ea (normally $65!)
  • Deal is based on a minimum of 2 Adults joining the tour.  Please remember to specify the ages of children when booking (so we can better plan for your tour) 🙂

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Our deals and packages are subject to a 2.5% credit card surcharge.  We hold a flexible and fair 24 hour cancellation policy for all bookings.

Fishing licenses must be held, or purchased separately.  You can do this with us, or head to the Fish & Game website.  They are availble for purchase for 24 hours or an entire season with family options also available. 

The West Coast Explorer – Family Package Deal $249 pp

Package Deal includes: Glacier Flight, Trout Fishing & 2 Nights in Family Room at YHA Franz Josef

A true West Coast adventure weekend in Franz Josef for you and your family awaits!

This incredible value offer includes 2 nights in a Family Double Bed & Bunk Room at YHA Franz Josef with access to all shared facilities. You and your family will enjoy a once in a lifetime 20 minute Scenic Flight of the Franz Josef Glacier with a snow landing. Relax and unwind with 3 Hours of Fishing on Lake Mapourika.

Price Per Person: $249 (this package is for a family of 4 total: $996)

Add an additional night for only $95!

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  • Double family room at YHA Franz Josef (double bed & bunks with shared facilities)
  • A 20 minute Franz Josef Glacier Scenic Flight with Snow Landing @ Heliservices NZ
  • A 3 Hour Fishing Charter on Lake Mapourika (fishing licenses are additional)

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Package deals are non refundable.  Credit card surchage of 3% is applied on top of our package bookings.  If Helicopter Flights are cancelled Heliservices NZ will issue credit vouchers.  The Fishing Licenses must be purchased additionally through Fish & Game NZ prior to your fishing trip.  If you need help with this get in touch 0800 423 262.

Please ensure you read our detailed terms & conditions on the bookings page.