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Mount Victoria, Wellington

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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 online itinerary creator, Wellington attractions like Mount Victoria can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Love the View of the City from Mt Victoria a must see on your list of places to visit while in Wellington . 
  • You can either walk or drive to the top. We walked. It was hard to find the trail...we blundered around and finally found the trail on Pine Street at the mouth of the tunnel that goes through the moun...  more »
  • Just like mount Eden in Auckland, from this place you can see the 360 degree view of Wellington city. Wear the warm suit since even during summer the weather is still cold and windy