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“long tunnel” (32 reviews)
“war memorial” (20 reviews)
Whanganui, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

I walked to the top of the durie hill and then got the elevator down which cost me only $2 well worth it. The views at the top were awesome. Well worth a visit up the hill.

Thank 1sam
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A nice cheap experience. A interesting story that is briefly mentioned on some boards. The ride up is like a ride in Disneyland.

Thank EnClair
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent walk down a long white cave built into the hill for a trip up the elevator.well worth the effort.My wife walked up the steps as she was not keen on the cave walk.

Thank Brent S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great views nice ride but we could hasve done with more information or even a viewing of the "works" Parking at bottom is free for an hour and that time is about right Spiral staircase leads to viewing platform

Thank Baldbutsexy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great to take pictures in the tunnel if you ever find it empty. Lovely lady working the ancient elevator! Lot's of tourists... :-)

Thank Mandawoman
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

A quick walk over the bridge and we entered another time. A 200yd walk along a tunnel, ring a bell and serviced elevator appears to take you the top of the hill. Only $2 and well worth it, but walk down the paths and steps...More

Thank Molenders
Reviewed 8 January 2018

20 stories up by elevator after a short, flat walk through a well-lit tunnel. Out at the top to a magnificent view over Whanganui. We walked down the steps on the way back.

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I was impressed with this as something to do in Whanganui and reccommend to anyone else visiting. The walk from the street along the long tunnel to the old elevator was different, alternatively you could walk up the steps to the top if fit. The...More

Thank Echo293
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Pay the 2 dollars and take the short but shaky ride to the top of this ancient elevator. Ride up by walking down the long tunnel and then take the steps down. Good views up top.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

If you want to have a panoramic view of the city, there’s no better choice. The view from the top was not particularly impressive but was fine.

Thank Helenavu
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