A 12km walk that takes up to 5 hours, but can be completed in stages.
The walkway follows the ridgeline from Old Coach Road in Johnsonville to Makara Saddle in Karori.
Skyline Walkway (136KB PDF)
Walkways iPhone application
Explore the well-known walkways and tracks around Wellington with a free Welly Walks iPhone application. It'll help you discover all the best tourist spots and hidden gems in Wellington; nature reserves, forests, farmlands and the rugged South Coast; landmarks and historic sites; public art and picturesque views.
The application features seven walks including:
- City to Sea Walkway
- Eastern Walkway
- Explore Parliament and Thorndon
- Explore the Waterfront
- Northern Walkway
- Skyline Walkway
- Southern Walkway
All the walks also have images, maps and instructions on how to get around.