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What an amazing view from an incredible drive up the Bluff Hill. Well worth the drive from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Brilliant lookout

The interpretive signs here are excellent and the view is brilliant. There is plenty of parking up... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beechwood, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing view from an incredible drive up the Bluff Hill. Well worth the drive from Invercargill - we did it twice as the weather wasn't that great on the first day so went back the following day to get more photos. Put it...More

Thank Herbies1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The interpretive signs here are excellent and the view is brilliant. There is plenty of parking up top or you can walk up or walk from the top.

Thank ian6633
Reviewed August 14, 2017

If you go down to Invercargill and go to Bluff Hill, The views are just amazing. But, every time I go there its very windy, so take something warm with you. Just in case so you can enjoy what you are seeing. If its very...More

Thank Woolies
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Well worth the steep ascent of Bluff Hill to see the vast reaching views of Southland and Stewart Island. Nowhere else in Southland can you take in the fabulous views. There are information plaques all round the gradually rising walk to the top and once...More

Thank BarbfromBluff
Reviewed August 6, 2017

I wouldn't dream of going to Bluff without a trip up to the top of Bluff hill it is amazing from the Catlins right around to Fiordlands mountains with all Fouvaux Straits beautiful islands in between

Thank 79robynb
Reviewed July 30, 2017

The town of Bluff itself isnt a place I would choose to visit, but after driving up the very steep access road to the lookout on Bluff Hill, I was so glad we did. There's a very nicely done lookout point with excellent information positioned...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Bluff is something all us kiwis have to be proud of the end of our stunning South Island. I went there on the 1st July 7c no wind and the waves rolling in with the fishing boats coming home after a night out.. Spectacular views.....More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Spend the day driving out to the bluff. Had the best of weather. On the way back we went up the hill to the look out point. We could see Steward Island and ships passing through

Thank HenkvanZyl
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

We drive up to the hill in a rainy day. However, it 360 view is still amazing. Would recommend if you have spare time I bluff.

Thank imfei
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Super walk and great view. Well worth it and there is a WW11 gun battery too although a bit delapidated - be worth preserving as more of an attraction.

Thank Maggie B
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