kunanyi / Mount Wellington
53 locals recommend ·
About this place
From Hobart, the most distinctive feature of Mount Wellington is the cliff of dolerite columns known as the Organ Pipes.
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Tips from locals
Kunanyi/Mt Wellington provides the backdrop to Hobart and is a short distance by vehicle from the city cente. It is the summit of the Wellington Range and is within the Wellington Park Reserve. Breathtaking views a must see!
Make sure you wear warm clothes - the views from the top are amazing but it can get very cold.
If visiting Hobart for the first time, this is a must see destination. You'll have panoramic views from the pinnacle; and if you want to get away from the crowds and experience a taste of Tasmania's native flora and fauna there are plenty of bushwalks on the mountain.
If the mountain isn't covered in cloud, an easy drive to the summit will reward you with spectacular views at any time of the day or night. There are many options for surprisingly-wild day walks in the park too. if you intend to go walking, make sure that you are well-equipped as the weather can…