As Greymouth is a town on the west coast of the south island that was created back in the gold rush days in the early 1860’s you can only imagine the culture and history that is embedded in this picturesque town. Not a rather large town itself, but it is the main centre for which to base yourself from to be able to explore the many wonderful attractions and see the sights that surround this town.
With Greymouth you will be greeted by an array of shops so if you are looking for some quality shopping then prepare yourself for everything from boutique shopping through to the larger chain stores where you can pick up some fantastic buys for your holiday.
There are also quaint little cafes and fine dining restaurants where you can sit and not only enjoy the breathtaking views that surround you, but you can also feast on some of the finest produce around. You must try the freshly caught seafood which is said to be world class, as well as sample some of the home grown wines of the region. So many people love to come to the South Island of New Zealand as it is a foodies heaven that is full of so many wonderful delights.
Scattered throughout Greymouth and its surround areas you will be treated to some of the most luxurious accommodation there is! You can book anything from a basic caravan site that is great for pitching a tent or caravan through to beautiful appointed five star rooms that are fit for a king. There are fantastic hotels, motels, cottages, B&B’s, self contained apartments and so much more! It doesn’t matter what kind of room your are looking for and how much you want to pay, you are sure to find exactly what you are chasing.
Along with the many attractions within the town that you can fill up your days with you may also like to explore the region where you can find breathtaking views of snow capped mountains, wineries and vineyards, rivers and museums. There is a story to be told where ever you go, as this place is steeped in history!
There truly is a whole other world just waiting to be discovered, from white water rafting down rapids, to being awed as you float through caves full of glow worms. There are also adventures to be has including horse riding, thrill sliding down underground waterfalls, jet boating, mountain biking, scenic flights and so much more. There is so many activities for you to experience this amazing place, that you will find it hard to decide!
So make the choice today to start organising your next trip away to the very popular and extremely enticing town of Greymouth, New Zealand, where your next adventure is waiting for you.