Optional Activities - Fox Glacier

Last Updated: 27th Oct 2014

<p><img src="http://downloads.contiki.com/contikipedia/new_zealand/nz_stock/Fox_Glacer_explorers.jpg" class="rightwise" title="fox glacier optional activity" alt="fox glacier optional activity" /></p> <h2>Here&#8217;s a taste of what&#8217;s available</h2> <p>People who travel with Contiki often receive discounts on the standard price offered by our suppliers &#8211; Check individual tour itineraries for Contiki&#8217;s prices for <a href="/contikipedia/articles/optional-excursions-new-zealand">optional activities</a> in New Zealand.</p> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/optional-excursions">What are Optional Activities</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/how-to-pay-for-optional-excursions-new-zealand">How to pay</a></li> </ul> <h3>Fox Glacier</h3> <p><a href="http://www.foxguides.co.nz"><strong>Glacier Hike &#8216;Fox Trot&#8217;</strong></a><br /> 4 hour trek to the terminal face of the glacier and then climb up onto the glacier itself. All boots, picks, crampons provided. Reasonable level of fitness required. <br /> Duration: 4 hours</p> <p><a href="http://www..foxguides.co.nz"><strong>Helihike &#8216;Flying Fox&#8217;</strong></a><br /> Helicopter flight up to and on to the glacier, then brief hike in that area of the glacier. Not strenuous. <br /> Duration: 3 hours</p> <p><a href="http://www.scenic-flights.co.nz"><strong>Fox Glacier Heli</strong></a><br /> Helicopter flight over the glacier with glacier landing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.scenic-flights.co.nz"><strong>Mt Cook/Fox Heli</strong></a> <br /> Helicopter flight to view Mt Cook and Fox Glacier, including glacier landing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.scenic-flights.co.nz"><strong>Fox/Franz Heli</strong></a><br /> Discover the twin glaciers with glacier landing.</p>