Mitre Peak

Mitre Peak is a mountain in the of New Zealand, located on the shore of Milford Sound. It is one of the most photographed peaks in the country and the highest mountain in the world to emerge directly from the sea floor.

Notable Places in the Area

is situated 3 km northeast of Mitre Peak. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Tourist attraction
is situated 4 km east of Mitre Peak. Photo: Poliocretes, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

/ Piopiotahi is a spectacular glacier-carved fiord in the on the west coast of and is one of New Zealand's most well known scenic attractions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mitre Peak

-44.6326° or 44° 37' 57.3" south
167.8549° or 167° 51' 17.6" east
1695 metres (5561 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4338974413
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Aragonese: Rahotu
  • Cebuano: Mitre Peak
  • Chinese: 主教冠峰
  • Czech: Mitre Peak
  • Dutch: Mitre Peak
  • Egyptian Arabic: جبل ميتر پياك (نيوزيلاندا)
  • Egyptian Arabic: جبل ميتر پياك
  • English: Rahotu
  • French: Mitre Peak
  • German: Mitre Peak
  • Korean: 마이터봉
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mitre Peak på New Zealand
  • Polish: Mitre Peak
  • Slovak: Mitre Peak
  • Ukrainian: Мітра Пік (Нова Зеландія)
  • Urdu: مائٹر چوٹی، نیوزی لینڈ
  • Мітра Пік

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