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Mount Eden

Access off Hillside Crescent | Mount Eden Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1024, New Zealand
+64 9-638 8395
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Cultural Walking Tour on Mount Eden
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Half-Day Volcano Tour from Auckland
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A trip up the highest volcanic peak in mainland Auckland offers striking views of the downtown area and harbor.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“volcanic crater” (74 reviews)
“walk up” (93 reviews)
“sky tower” (189 reviews)
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Access off Hillside Crescent | Mount Eden Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1024, New Zealand
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"volcanic crater"
in 74 reviews
"walk up"
in 93 reviews
"sky tower"
in 189 reviews
"auckland city"
in 148 reviews
"degree view of auckland"
in 44 reviews
"nice walk"
in 61 reviews
"great views of auckland"
in 52 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 29 reviews
"sunny day"
in 59 reviews
"one tree hill"
in 61 reviews
"hop on hop off bus"
in 39 reviews
"awesome views"
in 30 reviews
"new zealand"
in 38 reviews
"climb"
in 158 reviews
"cars"
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"harbours"
in 43 reviews
"cone"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

TBH we didn't bother with the Sky Tower as this walk gives you a great aerial overview. The walk was not as steep as we expected, and was quicker than we thought. The view you get from the summit is spectacular. A must thing to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

When in Auckland, one should not miss visiting mount Eden. From here, you can have a clear panoramic view of Auckland to all sides. If you are a person who loves tracing/walking, then avoid arriving by bus/car. Start climbing right from bottom to top. The...More

Thank Waqar55
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a beautiful but strenuous walk up to the top. The walk is worth it as the view of Auckland City is stunning. Well worth doing while in Auckland!

Thank Jim C
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fabulous view of Auckland from Mt Eden - maybe the best view? Cars cannot drive to the summit, so you need to have adequate fitness and some time on your hands. On a hot day, there is not much shade, so make sure you have...More

Thank laksatwist
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's a solid up hill walk to the summit, well worth it when you see out across Auckland City. I bought a picnic up here, lovely place to be

Thank Katie C
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful walk with amazing views across Auckland The walk is gentle if taken slowly highly recommended

Thank ilovetravellin
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Reviewed 6 days ago

it was very interesting to visit mount eden, because of maorii land rights we were unable to go to the top, prior to this happening you were able to go to the top, so very disappointing

Thank bradney2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed with son who lives in Mount Eden. Walked her lots of evenings & during the day on our holiday to enjoy the spectacular views all around Auckland. Saw in the New Year sat at the top looking towards the Sky Tower. Amazing. Lovely, but...More

Thank Julie H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place to taken in the size and views Auckland city. We only found one small car park near ice cream cafe however there maybe others that we didn't see. Parking here leads to a steep tarmac/concrete path up to the volcanic rim. Walk the...More

Thank Gdayworld
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the climb the view was amazing. You can see a crater as well as amazing view so of Auckland

Thank julieh282017
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Zarirah
26 September 2017|
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Response from Vlad L | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yep absolutely. It's concreted footpath all the way up. So if you go slow, weather is nice and you are wearing comfortable gear - you will be good as gold! Good luck!;)
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TheRoastTurkey
3 January 2017|
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Response from Lucie R | Reviewed this property |
depend if you are a gook walker but i think about 15 - 20 min
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gunners182
20 October 2016|
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Response from SuperFunLemon | Reviewed this property |
Walk is easy if you stick onto the roads.
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