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High lookout point along Wellington's Southern Walkway gives visitors a spectacular view of the city and its surroundings.
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Alexandra Lookout Rd, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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+64 4-802 4860
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing views of wellington from here and some great hikes and locations from lord of the rings, beautiful

Thank Turner022
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A fairly easy climb with super rewarding views at the top. Time it right and see the planes coming into land. Watch the fountain, the boats coming into the harbour and enjoy the sunshine. There are barbecue places at the top too should you wish...More

Thank Jessisaw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful view of Wellington and the Harbour. Hike up and down if you are able. It's well worth it!!

Thank Michelle037
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

from the summit top. Its a bit of a trek up the road (and took me longer than the 30mins that Goggle-estimated), but truly worth it!

Thank 22Senior_travels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must visit this place if anyone going to wellington . Beautiful view from the top of the hill . Wellington is a beautiful city and whoever will visit this place , will agree on this .

Thank viv72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everytime we have friends or family visiting Wellington this is a must do. It is amazing on a good day and you can see a 360 degree view of the whole city. On a cooler or windy day make sure to wrap up warm but...More

Thank shivauni2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Views, gardens, bush walk, cafe, museum, playground and lookout old gun installation. This is worth exploring. We caught the cable car up and spent the afternoon exploring. Remember to grab a map because it is easy to get turned around and lost. There is also...More

Thank Candice K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hike the mountains in Hong Kong for exercise and when I had some free time in Welly on a business trip this seemed like the thing to do. I actually walked all the way from CBD and back with a lunch break on Cuba...More

Thank chrisnpg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's an nice place to view the whole city from up the mountain.very relaxing and great views for great shots. Make sure to pick a non windy day for the visit.

Thank Amira N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing view of this gorgeous capital, take the number 20 bus from Courtney Place to the top and walk down through the green belt.

Thank edhuckerby
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Barbsplans
5 July 2018|
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Response from kiwigirl116 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is no public bus to the top of Mount Victoria. The closest bus still requires a 15 min walk to the top. You can drive to the lookout in your car, as there’s a car park for you to park in. Thanks 😊
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cideristhefuture
18 February 2017|
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Response from Ron F | Reviewed this property |
They are not easy to find. And they are not all close to each other. The cheapest way to find them is to purchase a book or map. I booked a tour.
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t k
31 December 2016|
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Response from E M | Reviewed this property |
Yes parking available right at top. Unsure of traffic directions as we were driven up by someone from Wellington, but not too hard. Would be able to find my own way there now.
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