Mount Victoria Lookout

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

Mount Victoria Lookout - Review

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 by Public Transport

  • Mt. Victoria bus terminus.

Restaurants Near Mount Victoria Lookout

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

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TripHobo Highlights for Mount Victoria Lookout

  • Mount Victoria Lookout Address: Lookout Road, Mount Victoria, Wellington., New Zealand
  • Mount Victoria Lookout Timing: 24-hrs
  • Mount Victoria Lookout Price: Free
  • 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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Things to Know Before Visiting Mount Victoria Lookout

  • 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

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Mount Victoria Lookout, Wellington Reviews

  • Small walk from the Wellington CBD , with plenty of shops on offer. From bars to coffee to sit and enjoy the fantastic views! Or just take a stroll down at sunset with some good old Fish and Chips, Tomato sauce and enjoy the sunset ☝️

  • Always good views here

  • Nice place to hike ! Very steep though ! Filmed lord of the rings there!

  • Top spot to watch the fireworks :)

  • On a Beautiful sunny day with no wind its Paradise.

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