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

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!

  • 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
  • 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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  • 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
  • Very nice romantic location with plenty of opportunity to steam up the windows of your car. Featuring 360° views from the South Island to the Hutt Valley and of course the night-life of the city and suburbs, this is the perfect place to come with friends and family. Just be advised that there a number of steps to the lookout itself.

  • 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 ☝️

  • Good place nice views to jog and to walk 🤗🤗🤗

  • pretty, but very small and hard to find

  • Great place to visit.lots of wind and great on a hot day.

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