This is Mt Taranaki but it is known by another name as well which is Mt Egmont. If you ever wanted a good view of New Zealand you would just have to climb this mountain it is also the most climbed mountain in New Zealand. Mt Taranaki was also featured in The Last Samurai except in the movie it was called Mt Fuji.
The near perfect volcanic cone of Mt Ngauruhoe brings many visitors to its summit. It is 2,287 m high and the last time it erupted was in 1975. Mt Ngauruhoe is also known as Mount Doom in the Lord of the Rings film.