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Best Gisborne Viewpoint

Walk or drive up to the top of this hill for wonderful views of Gisborne! There are several... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Holden236
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North Island, New Zealand
Nice views

Nice walk up the track to the top, good to see a play ground for kids to stop at views of the city... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
RachieEvo
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Walk or drive up to the top of this hill for wonderful views of Gisborne! There are several different places to stop, including going up to the very top for more ocean views. But the iconic view of the town does not happen at the...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Nice walk up the track to the top, good to see a play ground for kids to stop at views of the city -pity it wasn’t a 360 from the top but nice views, clean/green no rubbish about which is always two thumbs up Awesome...More

Thank RachieEvo
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Part of a tour with a local. I have a souvenir magazine of The Queen’s visit in 1954. There was a photo oh her standing at this spot. Great views of Gisborne and the bay. Highly recommend.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 17 April 2018

w/ an electric bike on a lovely Gizzy sunny day and was gobsmacked by the gorgeous view of Giborne's Poverty Bay -- expansive, beautiful and refreshingly underdeveloped. T'was nice rolling down past where Princess Diana planted a Pohutukawa tree when she came to visit Gisborne...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

A short outing if going by car, longer if walking up!! We drove up as he weather wasn’t great. Really good views of the city and bay from the top. Just watch you don’t go down the one way road if you haven’t stopped to...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Great views back out/over and across Gisborne. Nice children's park and Captain Cooks Statue. A small trek up and around - about 30 minute walk around the summit

Thank DanielC16193
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Great spot for seeing the real Gisborne - from city views with the backdrop of the flats to the circle of the Bay - you can see it all from the various lookouts on the hill. For the fit - you can even walk /...More

Thank Rus H
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We drove to the parking area and climbed the short stairway to the lookout. A splendid view of the city and harbour could be viewed from there.

Thank zdatny
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Kaiti Hill is the hill located next to Gisborne harbour. It is an easy 5 minute drive from the harbour and city centre. For the more adventurous there are walking tracks along the hill and you can walk to the top. It is fairly steep....More

1  Thank Ieme d
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My wife and I walked to the top of Kaiti Hill and enjoyed some great views of Poverty Bay, the harbour and Gisborne. The walk is not difficult. We watched a cruise ship departing its anchorage off the coast and also saw the James Cook...More

Thank Peter C
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