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Kaiti Hill

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Titirangi Dr, Gisborne, New Zealand
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Must do in Gisborne

Kaiti Hill is the hill located next to Gisborne harbour. It is an easy 5 minute drive from the... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Ieme d
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Great views of Poverty Bay, the harbour and Gisborne

My wife and I walked to the top of Kaiti Hill and enjoyed some great views of Poverty Bay, the... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Peter C
Wellington, New Zealand
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Titirangi Dr, Gisborne, New Zealand
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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

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
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We chose to drive to the top, there are a couple of walking tracks, which we may do next time in finer weather. The road is rather narrow and a little windy but well worth it. There are 3 areas to park and enjoy the...More

Thank JUDY T
Reviewed 1 May 2017

After being on a cruise ship for multiple days, we felt the need to stretch our legs and walked up to the top of Kaiti Hill. While it is quite a steep climb, the views from the top were worth our efforts. And, of course,...More

Thank LW1214
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went up Kaiti Hill as it was a beautiful day in Gisborne. We were visiting my husband's family who recently moved in Gisborne from Napier. The view is awesome. It was a steep drive with sharp turns but well worth it.

1  Thank BlueberryMudcake
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Drove up the hill to see the statue of "James Cook" - nobody knows who it actually is but its in a good spot to see the city and right next to a Pohutukawa tree planted in memory of Princess Diana - I'm not a...More

Thank Grant N
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Went up here just as the sun was setting... probably the very best time of the day.... the more than laughable statue of ... well not James Cook.. is almost becoming an icon itself. When in town come up here.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I quite often go for a walk over kaiti hill just to keep fit. Awsome scenery. If you want a challenge try the steps. A must see when visiting Gisborne whether walking or driving.

Thank loislamont123
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We walked up with our kids had beautiful views once you get to the top awesome place we loved and learnt heaps also about captain James cook, on the last day of 206 we caught the last sunrise for the year just beautiful watching the...More

Thank Kyla K
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Walk or drive up for the premium view of Gisborne. Worth the time, but it's sad that there appear to be even more rough sleepers that was once the case. Tragic commentary on a right-wing government that doesn't give a damn.

Thank samandhenry
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