Superb views across Auckland. A pleasant walk, but better to avoid peak times such as weekend afternoons if you want unobstructed photos
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Overlooking the whole of Auckland and out over the bay a trip up Mount Eden is well worth it. Easily walkable form the city centre, and a relatively easy hike up it! Theres parking halfway too! Best time to go is at dusk as the...More
The view is worth the hike. I am 56 years old and not in shape. The hike from the drop off point on the Hop On-Hop Off bus only took me about 10 minutes. Best outdoor view of Auckland! However, we did not go up...More
Nice steady climb on tarmac roads to summit. Views at the top make it all worthwhile,with excellent panorama of Auckland,Skytower,One Tree Hill,Rangitoto and the Harbour bridge. Volcanic crater is huge but sacred ground,so do not enter although you may walk the perimeter. Free parking.
Two of us walked to the top for New Years eve. We arrived early evening and set up a picnic. The views of the Auckland Sky line are fantastic. We were unsure how busy it would be so got there early to get a good...More