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Address: Alexandra Lookout Rd, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 4 802 4860
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High lookout point along Wellington's Southern Walkway gives visitors a...

High lookout point along Wellington's Southern Walkway gives visitors a spectacular view of the city and its surroundings.

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Classic Welly!

Good way to get bearings on the city and have a beautiful look over the harbour. Decent walk up, (if you don't cheat and drive!)

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good way to get bearings on the city and have a beautiful look over the harbour. Decent walk up, (if you don't cheat and drive!)

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

from the top you can see out by the airport as well as in to the city. Always nicer on a still day which we were very lucky to have.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've already visited Mt.Vic several times but always good to go to the top and see the beautiful landscape. If you wanna enjoy the view, it's better to go there with your mates but solo's also good especially for exercise!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Overlook Wellington Harbour and the city from the best vantage point in the Capital City. An easy drive up with plenty of parking, then walk to the top point just 5mins away and take photos of one of the most beautiful harbours in the world. It may be a little windy in the spring equinox months but that never matters.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a great spot to take a look at the entire city of Wellington, learn about the story of the land and experience the high winds the city is known for. The view isn't really amazing, but it's a spot that you should see if you have time. It definitely should not be your number one priority though.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful walk up from Oriental Parade even with young school aged kids. Halfway up is a play area for kids to enjoy. Took us over an hour with a few stops on the way. Breathtaking views of Wellington from the the look out point. Easily accessible by car too if you don't wish to walk or take a bus on... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spectacular views day or night and whatever the time of year. But do wrap up if its a southerly as the next stop south is the Antartic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Take a taxi or a car to the top. too much to walk even for the best of us. Great views day or night of the Wellington harbours. A must see for every traveller to Wellington.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Mt Victoria is a MUST DO for anyone visiting Wellington. I would park at Marjoribanks or you can even start in town, it's just a short walk up the street then 30 minutes up the mountain. When you get there the view is like no other, 360 views of this beautiful and amazing city.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fortunately I visited Mount Victoria lookout on a sunny calm day - it was stunning! The lookout provides a 360 degree view of Wellington. There appeared to be plenty of lovely walks up the hill and it was a popular spot for mountain bikers.

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