Great way to get to the top of the hill to see the views over Wanganui. Has been around for many years. Must be handy for residents too
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Well, at first we didn't find it - and took the bicycles to ride up the hill, but on the way down. Nice view from top.
This is one of the quirky and interesting historical experiences any visitor to Whanganui should do... unless you have a fear of elevators. At the top, make sure you climb the stairs to the roof of the lift and take in the views. If you...More
Panoramic views from the top, ample parking. Historic elevator takes you down to a tunnel that goes through to the river, worth a try but some of my elderly friends found it a bit bumpy and scary! Fun for the kids, at the top there's...More
This has got to a place to visit. You not only get exercise, but you learn about the elevator and get to experience a ride in it if you so choose. Ride up - walk down - or reverse - well worth the visit. So...More
Best plan, unless you are determined not to spend a paltry couple of dollars ( in which case take the stairs) is to go up in the ancient but fun lift and then walk back down. That is after appreciating the fine views from the...More
It really doesn't offer much entertainment at all. The old rickety lift and history behind it all was interesting but really not worth spending the time or money, even though it is cheap it would've been better spent on a coffee in one hand while...More
Great fun going to the top of the hill in the lift then walking down all the stairs. A really nice view of whanganui at the top.