Milford Sound: Iconic Mitre Peak

Mitre Peak in Milford Sound, New Zealand

Mitre Peak in Milford Sound, New Zealand

Mitre Peak
This beautiful peak is an iconic landmark of Milford Sound, which is a narrow inlet (a.k.a fiord) of the sea located on the northern end of Fiordland National Park in New Zealand.

Mitre Peak got is name because of its resemblance to mitre, a ceremonial headdress of Bishops. In the Maori language, it is called Rahotu. With a height of 1692 meters (5550 feet), Mitre Peak is an awe-inspiring sight in Milford Sound.

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