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Bluff Hill, Bluff

(4.5/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
Bluff Hill includes excellent views along the shore and through native forest, whether you're mountain biking or walking. Standing at 265 m (870 ft), the top of the hill has a magnificent vantage point over Southland Plains and Fouveaux Strait. Cyclists will appreciate the mountain biking here, while the ever-popular walking trails suit a range of trekking abilities. The famous sign at Stirling Point as well as the nearby pilot station also hold some historical interest. For those driving, an onsite parking lot provides easy access. Plan to see Bluff Hill and other attractions that appeal to you using our Bluff travel itinerary planner.
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Reviews
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  • 晚上找上山的路着实不好找,借着车灯看到路边的指示牌,从一条小路开了上去,停车后,要绕着一个螺旋形的上坡转啊转,终于到了观景台,由于晚上山上风很大,三脚架也被风吹得抖动,但远处港口的夜景真的很美,不枉此行。想象着往南的方向就是南极的方向,心情很激动。 如果晚上来到这里观赏或拍摄夜景,请注意一定要穿件厚外套,哪怕是在夏天;一定要开车上来,安全起见,最好不要一个人来,因为漆黑一片没有任何灯光。 
  • A short walk to the top of the observation tower from the parking lot. There you get a 360 degree view of the end of the South Island. Definitely worth doing. 
  • If you happen to drive to Bluff, go around Sterling Point and park in the car park. If you wish to walk Bluff Hill there are two ways. You can go right past the resturant and walk up that way. It is f...  more »
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  • Offers a great view of the lower South Island including views out to Stewart Island on a clear day. The viewing platform has great access including for wheelchairs. I was unlucky to visit on a low cloud day so couldn't see too far so will have to do a return trip.
  • It is a observation tower overlooking the town of bluff.
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