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The second highest volcanic peak in Auckland, next to Mount Eden, One Tree Hill offers views of the city and has a huge obelisk at the top.
670 Manukau Road | Epsom, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
+64 9-379 2020
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All reviews cornwall park sheep grazing working farm walk up great park volcanic cone auckland city degree view great view of auckland extinct volcano awesome views mount eden nice walk sky tower great place to visit new zealand sunny day
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A separate review for the Monument, Cornwall Park is lovely, One Tree Hill has an amazing history, very well presented on the plaques as you circle the Monument ,great views of the outlying suburbs ,industrial areas to get a feel for the greater Auckland sprawl

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TravellinGavin
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went up twice, once in the day time which was full of coach tourists making loads of noise shouting pushing etc which we found unpleasant & invasive so we left, our son who live's in New Zealand said the view from the top at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank triprip1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely evening walk on our last night in Aukland. We should have done this walk on our first night as the view of the surrounding area was so good. We would have had a better idea of the lay of the land...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank persephone67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scaling this volcanic cone is as easy as wandering up a sealed road ... or as interesting as following sheep tracks on the slopes. Once atop this popular natural viewing platform the whole of the city and it's harbours and mountains spreads before you. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DavidandSuzanne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Disappointed that the tree has gone (and the thrill along with it) I'm a U2 fan - bring back the Tree.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank I_Like_Whisky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super cool place, full of sheeps around and a beautiful sightseeing over the city! It´s reachable by public transportation as well.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank guisantoscbr
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Once you reach the top of the One Tree Hill (no longer has that 'one' tree); you can see all of Auckland. A great place to visit; for free. A must see. You need approx. 1 - 2 hours to climb to the top and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Sapp D
Reviewed 3 January 2019

Great view of the city, in a beautiful city park populated with sheep roaming around, great big trees, and general serenity. Note that it's about a ten minute walk, up a fairly steep grade at points, to walk up to the top of the hill....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marketeer_Mik
Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

I like this hill. We walked slowly to the top. So many people walking and running up the hill. You can see all green surrounding the hill. The air is so clean and easy to breath there. You may try to go there when you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hanifah2008
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

We went on 21 Dec 2018. There is a carpark near to One tree hill. After which the walk up is about 10 to 15mins. Managed to catch a rainbow as well. Nearby there is the Oak shopping mall with supermarket

Date of experience: December 2018
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9 January 2019|
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Response from MichelleH4369 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Harsh, yes the summit has been made vehicle free in line with the historic and cultural sensitivity of the area also safety for those walking and sharing the road. However if your parents have their senior or disability... More
7 January 2017|
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Response from Michelle H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are suburban bus routes from the city that pass by , but no specific return buses . Depending on which side you start the walk will vary from 10- 15! Mins without photo stops :)
11 February 2016|
Response from thespacetraveller |
Yes all the way to the top to the monument