Attractions in the Area
The Greymouth area hosts a variety of quality attractions, from history, wonderful landscapes and scenic beauty there are a range of attractions you can visit during your stay at Greymouth TOP 10 Holiday Park.
We have listed some of our favourites for you to research further. If you have any questions regarding any of these attractions (or any others you may be interested in) please don’t hesitate to contact us, we’re happy to help you plan your holiday with us.
Where history comes alive, exploring the heart of New Zealand. Shantytown is a complete historical township within the native rainforest. If you are travelling with children you must visit Shantytown as it will stick in their memories forever. Steam train rides and gold panning are popular activities here. Visit Shantytown’s website here.
A collection of historic photographs and other historical information about the West Coast. Located in the historic County Council Chambers. Visit their website here.
Little Earth Model Village:
New Zealand's first model village. Situated at 'On Yer Bike' – click here for more information.
The West Coast of the Southern Alps is the source of New Zealand’s Nephrite Jade. This has been used for centuries by the native Maori for ornamental carvings, jewellery, weapons and tools. Jade Country showcases high quality, individually designed and crafted jade sculptures and jewellery. You can take a walk through the history of jade and watch the master carvers at work in their studio.
Moana is an idyllic lakeside village where you can relax with a view, enjoy a range of walks or get out on the lake to fish for trout. Below is a few of the attractions you will find at Moana.
Moana Trout Fishing Safaris
Scenicland Houseboat Cruises
Lake Brunner Catamaran Charters
Punakaiki, Pancake Rocks and Blowholes:
A world famous limestone rock formation of layered rock, Pancake Rocks resembles a huge stack of pancakes (hence the name). Punakaiki is 42kms north of Greymouth and Greymouth Seaside TOP 10 Holiday Park on the beautiful Coast Road and is within the Paparoa National Park.
For more information on West Coast attractions visit the Tourism West Coast website.
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