We walked from the Cruise Ship port along the sea front to the top of Mt Maunganui. There are a number of tracks and different ways to get to the top. We chose the steps to get to the top which are accessed from the right side of the holiday park. There are a lot of steps and…
Great 40 min walk, but not advisable for wheelchairs. Good shoe wear advisable. A certain amount of steps to tackle at one end of the track due to a slip on the side of the mountain.
its a great thing to do, bit totring for those not so fit, but pace yourself and you will enjoy the walk
The first thing my family did after coming form London to New Zealnd was drive to Tauranga . Tauranga is 2 3/4 hours from Auckland. My brother was climbing mad, and before long we had all ascended Mount Maunganui. I thoroughly recommend it, for all ages not just the kids!
It's a steep pech to the top and it can be pretty toasty if the sun is out, as good stretches don't have much shade. You can't come to Mount Maunganui though, without actually going up Mount Maunganui.