Mount Sunday is a film location from Lord of the Rings – the capital of Rohan and home to Meduseld, the hall of King Theoden. The track to the summit is 30 mins one way (1.5km), and rated easy. The track starts on Hakatere Potts Road, about 48 km west of Mount Somers. Leave Mount Somers on Ashburton Gorge Road, which becomes Hakatere Potts Road.

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Whataroa

Direct Distance: (54km/33mi)

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Franz Josef

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Nearby Places to Stay

Whataroa

Direct Distance: (54km/33mi)

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Franz Josef

Direct Distance: (60km/37mi)

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Lake Tekapo

Direct Distance: (61km/38mi)

See Lake Tekapo deals