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Adams Ave, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
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All reviews well worth the effort worth the climb great walk steep walk summit track take your time amazing views hard work coming down bottle of water great exercise fitness levels matakana island enjoy the view sunny day pilot bay main beach
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very relaxing place, you feel amazed all the time with so nice view. I just loved it!! And it’s even better to finish it at the beach.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SueneJ1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great easy walk along top beach. You can view the homed backing on to beach front. Lots of exits to street. Good any time of year.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank sandrasG6622AO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you ever get a chance to visit Tauranga, don’t miss a chance to climb up Mt. Maunganui. Easy track up, and probably the most breathtaking sight you could ever have of Tauranga. The climb can be completed within 30 (even if you stop and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 320lionely
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although It was a long walk there was nice photos and a scary view of free potatos and a ship passing through and very nice blue sea.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Isaiah_lee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this short walk around the Mount. The other walkers were so friendly as we passed. The views are stunning. I saw seals on the rocks. It is an easy walk for all age groups and fitness levels. If I am ever back in...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kerryjayc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a good walk up the mount, definitely tough but I walked up in converse. Make sure you have water. Not too long to head up (maybe an hour-two), fantastic views along the way and even better from the top! Make sure to explore around...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank emilyamberw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Up Up you go and couldnt count all the stairs but very scenic. Steep but not too difficult. A number of tracks up and down. We went up near the surf club taking the steep shorter route. We came down on the Western side to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jenny V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is always great to do this track when I visit. The tracks are well maintained so well done to the people who have done this. Of course the views from the top are just amazing. We are very lucky to have this beautiful mount...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 3ComB1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled a long way to see the beautiful country side of New Zealand, and we were well pleased with the effort that the Tauranga community has invested in providing such a community jewel. Highly recommended that visitors make their way to the top of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank vanatoj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't really prepared for the effort to get to the summit but did enjoy the walk down. You can break 850 metres from the top and head to main beach.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Ping L
May 28, 2019|
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Response from IR7USA | Reviewed this property |
There was plenty of street parking during the afternoon I visited the area. Traffic was heavy getting in and out of the area though!
February 17, 2019|
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Response from mollieb284 | Reviewed this property |
You can try. But there is no allocated parking for the track itself. However, walking around Mt Maunganui is just beautiful, so even if you have to park 5 or ten minutes away you will still enjoy yourself.
January 13, 2019|
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Response from Steffl-88 | Reviewed this property |
There is a campground and a lot of shops - i am sure if you ask them, that they will do this for you