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Climb to the Crater of Maungawhau Mt Eden

Maungawhau Mt Eden is Auckland’s No 1 sightseeing spot. Come with me to the summit of Auckland’s highest volcano. Auckland is built on more than 50 volcanoes and the views from the top of them over the city and harbour are spectacular.

7 Reviews
From Auckland
Online Experience
1 Hour
Nature
Upto 6 people
English
Highlights
  • Real-time walking tour, live-streamed from Maungawhau Mt. Eden in Auckland
  • Spectacular views of the volcanic field, the harbour, and the city
Description

Maungawhau Mt. Eden is Auckland's No. 1 sightseeing spot. Come with me to the summit of the highest volcano in Auckland. 

Auckland is built on more than 50 volcanoes and the views from the top of them over the city and harbour are spectacular. Look down into the crater and walk around the rim to enjoy a 360 view over the volcanic field. As I walk to the summit, you will hear the legends and stories that have been passed through the generations. You will also learn why the volcanoes are sacred and how we are continuing to protect them to ensure their future.

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and zoom app installed on your phone or laptop.
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking.
Know before you go
  • This tour involves walking and travelling to different places, at times the mobile network may be weak, and the picture may not be clear. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions.
  • You can book this tour as a private session for $60 for up to 6 screens joining this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot.
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Louise Young

I was born in New Zealand and I love showing around my country, it's lifestyle and culture. I have been involved with international visitors for more than 30 years. I have been guiding for about 10 years. Walking tours have always been my speciality. I drive and guide in both the North and South Islands, I am really happy to have the opportunity to bring to you virtual tours from Aotearoa New Zealand and look forward to meeting you online soon.

Tour Reviews
  • Yew Loong

    Thanks to Louise for taking us up to the crater. The view is incredible. Although we couldn't be there physically, Louise took pains to show us every view and angle possible. The sunset was magnificent! This truly is the number 1 destination for visitors to Auckland. Looking forward to a real physical visit once travel resumes.

  • Martin

    Louise is such a great virtual tour guide, knowledgeable and personable!

  • Geok Lan

    Mt Eden is beautiful. Wished me and my friends are on site.
    It is amazing that the volcanos are so beautiful and they seem to embrace its people, co-existing together. I heard the volcanos are mostly dormant, so it is quite safe to stay around the mountains.

  • K

    Excellent experience of Mt Eden!

  • Tung Kian

    Loved her stories and narratives! Makes the place come alive!

  • Angel

    Excellent tour!!!

  • Muhammad

    Great tour, really enjoyed the scenery.

From USD 60 / Group
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.