Day trip

Greymouth: Full-Day Best Of The West Tour

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Activity provider:Explore West Coast
Day trip

Greymouth: Full-Day Best Of The West Tour

Activity provider:Explore West Coast

From US$ 172.55 per person


Spend a day with a knowledgeable tour guide discovering the sights and incredible scenery of the West Coast. See the Punakaiki Blow Holes and Pancake Rocks, adventure amongst the canopies at Tree Top Walkway, and explore the famous Hoktika Gorge.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Outside your accommodation in Greymouth near the sidewalk. Please be waiting 15 minutes before tour start time for pick up.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • View the incredible Pancake Rocks and Blow Holes formations
  • Take in the beautiful tranquil blue waters of Hokitika Gorge
  • Climb amongst the tree tops and view Lake Mahinapua
  • Travel along one of the world's top 10 coastal scenic drives
Full description
Start the tour with pickup from your accommodation in Greymouth. Set off along the famous Coast Road, rated one of the top 10 coastal drives in the world. First, stop at the Pancake Rocks, where the sea, winds, and massive geological change have shaped the landscape creating fascinating stacked limestone rocks and blowholes. This area is rated a must-do attraction when visiting the West Coast. Then, continue on to the Tree Top Walkway which offers the experience of walking amongst the treetops. This exhilarating adventure among temperate rain forest giants, high above ancient Rimu's and Kamahi trees offers a 20-meter high platform with a 450-meter-long walkway to explore and enjoy the views. Climb the 47-meter tower for a better view if you dare, and enjoy a refreshment at the local cafe. Admire beautiful views of majestic Lake Mahinapua while listening to the bird song. Finally, explore the famous Hokitika Gorge, a popular tourist spot that is known for its vibrant blue water and tranquil rain forest setting. This natural attractions is another must-do on the West Coast and is a great place to have a picnic or a swim to cool off in summer. At the end of your tour, return to Greymouth where your trip ends.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Headset to hear the guide clearly
  • Air-conditioned van
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Food and drinks
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • There are steps, a swing bridge, and uneven surfaces during parts of this tour
  •  You will be 47 meters above ground level during parts of this tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 9 reviews

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April 17, 2023

that was awesome! sunny day, friendly and well informed guide, saw all the nice places. a very very nice experience!

March 23, 2023

March 19, 2023

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