Mount Victoria, Wellington

4.8
For panoramic views of Wellington, visit Mount Victoria, where a short climb brings you to the top of this prominent hill. Enjoy sweeping views of the city below as well as Tinakori Hill, the Hutt Valley and Eastern harbor bays, Somes Island, and the Miramar Peninsula. Pack a picnic and relax while watching ships in the waters below. This also makes a prime destination for catching a sunrise or sunset, so consider making more than one trip here. Using our custom trip planner, Wellington attractions like Mount Victoria can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • What a view, but to drive up in a car is an Extreme Sport in it’s self, my advice is to take it very slowly.  more »
  • Best feeling coming up here on foot. The hike was great - not easy and not hard either. I was able to complete the trek up and back in two hours. This is casual walk, multiple stops for photos and...  more »
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