• Hokitika offers a variety of greenstone (pounamu) and craft shops.
  • Out of town, you can explore:
    • Hokitika Gorge || A 35km drive from Hokitika can be found this beautiful gorge, where the striking blue waters of the mighty Hokitika river are worth viewing.
  • In the evening, you might enjoy a visit to:
    • Hokitika Glow Worm Dell || This free roadside site is located on the north side of town. ┬áVisit around dusk to see the glow worms at their best. You need to walk about 50m from the roadside carpark.