Come and discover our incredible, vibrant capital city. Find out about Wellington’s sights and activities, accommodation, self-guided walks, events, bars and restaurants.
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For all you need to know about Wellington’s activities and facilities.
Download a free monthly guide to recreation and events so you can make the most of what is on offer in Wellington.
The museum is a must-see that will really take you inside the New Zealand experience.
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All you need to know about Wellington Zoo, including opening hours, prices and what sights and sounds you can expect when you visit.
City Gallery Wellington will inspire and challenge you with its world-class programme of events and arts-related projects.
The Film Archive is the home of a wealth of moving images of New Zealand’s past. With weekly screenings in their cinema, a café and a gallery space, it is a great place to spend a few hours.
Visit the world’s first fully-fenced mainland ‘conservation island’ and experience cutting-edge conservation in action.
All the latest information from our national ballet company, including upcoming tours, events and booking details.
Learn all about New Zealand’s democratic process and see what happens when the House sits.
Helipro Wellington offer a fantastic range of scenic tours over our
Capital's landmarks including the Beehive, Cake Tin and Te Papa. View
Wellington's South Coast and more remote regions including
Martinborough, the Marlborough Sounds and Kaikoura Coast. Access to
these regions is made easy when flying with Helipro. Combinations
include: wineries, dolphin tours, heli lunches and weekend escapes.
Our experienced pilots give informative commentary. Flights are designed
for value and comfort.
The best way to discover Wellington, the cafe capital of New Zealand, is
through its food with a Capital Tastes Food Tour. Explore our favourite
Wellington food places with your Zest guide, tasting coffee, chocolate,
regional cheeses, indigenous tastes and seasonal produce and meeting
the people behind some of the city's best food. You'll also receive a
25% discount vouchers for Logan Brown, one of Wellington's best fine
dining restaurants, and upmarket cafe, Floriditas, to enjoy in your own
time. Tours depart Monday - Saturday 9.30am from i-SITE Visitor Centre,
Civic Square, Wellington.
Adrenalin Forest is a series of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and
flying foxes from platforms constructed in the tree canopy. The
platforms range from 3 to 30 metres in the air, and so participants
literally feel like they are flying through the trees.
There are different courses on site, with increasing levels of
challenge and height. All participants receive a detailed safety
briefing before entering the course, and are securely attached to a
safety wire at all times.
Adrenalin Forest is suitable for a range of ages and fitness levels.
ASURE Kapiti Court Motel with 12 ground floor units, consisting of Studio Queen, Studio Twin, 1 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom and a Townhouse enjoys a quiet sunny location opposite to the internationally acclaimed Paraparaumu Beach Golf Club.
The ASURE Kapiti Court Motel is also close to Paraparaumu Beach and interesting suburban shopping while Wellington city is easily accessible. Enjoy a leisurely walk along the Beach and enjoy the stunning sunsets.
Find, compare and book your perfect Wellington accommodation.
Experience friendly service and modern self-contained motel units at Bella Vista’s competitive rates.
Nomads Capital Backpackers in Wellington is a Qualmark 5-star rated youth hostel, for top quality budget accommodation.
The YHA Wellington hostel has a wide range of comfortable backpacker accommodation and with their 5-star Qualmark rating you would hardly know you are backpacking!
Extensive New Zealand listing of sites for camping, and year round holiday park accommodation.
The glassed over atrium located in the centre of the accommodation
complex is a welcoming oasis for tourists and business travellers alike.
Rooms are appointed with modern décor, comfortable beds, some with spa
baths. Asure Fernhill Motor Lodge guests enjoy FREE, UNLIMITED Wi-Fi Internet!
Guests can dine a la carte at the Asure Fernhill Restaurant for their
evening meal. The motel also offers room service at no extra charge.
The restaurant bar stocks a range of wines, spirits and beers.
Asure Fernhill has full conference facilities and is an ideal venue
for your Wellington or Lower Hutt function or event. Asure Fernhill
Motor Lodge has 26 luxury accommodation units, ample off street parking
and is extremely handy to the Interislander ferry, train station, Hutt
Hospital and motorway.