A novel kayak or rise up paddleboard journey simply minutes from the beautiful Franz Josef Glacier. Feel the magic as you agree into your kayak, or hop in your SUP and easily glide throughout Lake Mapourika’s mysterious reflective waters and benefit from the spectacular views of the nation.
1. Absolute tranquility
There’s no splashing about or preventing huge currents. Smoothly glide throughout the magical reflective waters of Lake Mapourika and expertise whole serenity.
2. Unbeatable views
As you sit again in your kayak, take in the breathtaking panoramic views of snow fields, glaciers and a number of the tallest peaks in New Zealand. On a transparent day, see so far as Mt Cook and Mt Tasman, the international locations 2 tallest peaks.
3. See a few of Westland’s oldest rainforest
As you paddle throughout the lake and take in the spectacular views, you’ll discover the Westland’s oldest rainforest which spans over 11,000 hectares and is a part of the Okarito Kiwi Sanctuary. This rainforest is the protected residence of the rarest kiwi on the planet – the Rowi. How cool is that?!
4. Conservation oriented
Glacier Country Kayaks have a ardour for the atmosphere and all their excursions are sustainable. Plus, a portion of your journey goes in the direction of the continued conservation of the Westland Tai Poutini National Park so you are able to do your bit for the planet too!
5. Free photographs
In want of that tremendous photograph to share on Instagram? Glacier Country Kayaks will take these epic photographs of you as you paddle your method by the lake, freed from value – how superior is that?
6. Discover the wonder in additional methods than one
There are a bunch of various excursions you are able to do! From Kayaking, rise up paddle boarding or including on a stroll by the rainforest – you select the way you wish to uncover the great thing about Lake Mapourika and its picturesque environment.