Mount Victoria Lookout

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  • Address: Lookout Road, Mount Victoria, Wellington., New Zealand
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, View Point, Family And Kids, Adventure, Hill, Nature
Tickets From $37.9

Situated at 196 metres above the city of Wellington, the Mount Victoria Lookout is a Wellington must-do. Located near the central business district, one can drive up to the lookout point or one can trek up Mount Victoria. The lookout gives stunning panoramic views of Wellington city and harbour. Near the viewing platform is a memorial of Richard Byrd, the American aviator. This place is also one of the best spots in the city for witnessing a marvellous sunrise or sunset. Recently, Mount Victoria acted as a filming location for the first movie in the Lord of the Rings trilogy!

How to Reach Mount Victoria Lookout

  • Mt. Victoria bus terminus.

  • No eateries at the top. Carrying snacks with you is recommended.

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  • Mount Victoria Lookout Address: Lookout Road, Mount Victoria, Wellington., New Zealand
  • Mount Victoria Lookout Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Mount Victoria Lookout(preferred time): 06:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Mount Victoria Lookout: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Wellington include Mount Victoria Lookout in their plan

  • 28.91% of people start their Mount Victoria Lookout visit around 06 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Mount Victoria Lookout

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

93.9% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mount Victoria Lookout

People normally club together Weta Cave and Zealandia while planning their visit to Mount Victoria Lookout.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Mount Victoria Lookout Reviews & Ratings

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  • Great place to go to on a nice sunny day. Literally right next to the city, so plenty of places to go to nearby (Shops, restaurants, tourist attractions etc.).

  • Never get tired of the view, fresh air and people watching. Great place to walk your dog and grab a coffee. Only allowed dogs off lead at certain times of year though.

  • Beautiful views across the bay with a mix of house types ranging up to multi million dollar apartments

  • Get there on a sunny day and you will also enjoy being there!

  • Beautiful day strolling on oriental parade with a gelato in hand

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