Experience the Magic of Mount Maunganui!

A stay in Mount Maunganui means you MUST walk up the Mount!  Here's why this scenic ascent is a must for every adventurer:

Breathtaking Views: The summit provides panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes, including the coastline, cityscape, and the mesmerizing Pacific Ocean. It's a perfect vantage point to capture the beauty of the region.

Pohutukawa Trees in Bloom: During the summer, the iconic Pohutukawa trees grace the slopes of Mount Maunganui with their vibrant red blooms, creating a picturesque scene. The walk offers an up-close view of this natural beauty.

Exercise and Fresh Air: The walk is a fantastic way to get some exercise while enjoying the fresh sea breeze. It caters to both casual walkers and fitness enthusiasts, making it an accessible and rewarding activity for everyone.

Wildlife Spotting: Keep an eye out for local wildlife, including native birds and marine life. The diverse ecosystem around the mount adds an element of natural discovery to the walk.

Sunrise or Sunset Serenity: For early birds, a sunrise walk up the mount promises a peaceful and awe-inspiring start to the day. Alternatively, an evening ascent allows guests to witness a stunning sunset over the ocean.

Cultural and Historical Significance: Mount Maunganui holds cultural significance for the local Māori people. Walking up the mount provides an opportunity to connect with the region's rich history and heritage.

Photography Paradise: Capture memories that last a lifetime! The scenic backdrop offers countless photo opportunities. Share your journey with friends and family, and let the visuals speak for themselves.

A must-do for any visitor seeking a memorable time in the region, place your hands on the green stone at the top and set your intentions for the day!

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