Wellington Points of Interest and Places to Visit

Wellington

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Wellington Cable Car

4.5 star rating: Recommended 155 Reviews

Taking a ride on Wellington’s little red cable car is an essential experience. The cable car has been operating since 1902, providing panoramic views over ...  Read more

Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)

4 star rating: Recommended 7 Reviews

The Museum of New Zealand, also known as Te Papa Tongarewa, takes visitors on an inspiring and interactive excursion through the country's history, art, and ...  Read more

Mount Victoria Lookout

One of the best places to get your bearings in the city of Wellington is from the Mount Victoria Lookout. The panoramic views stretch from the harbor islands ...  Read more

Wairarapa

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Reviews

The rural lifestyle and country charm of New Zealand’s heartland are revealed on a day trip to the Wairarapa region from Wellington. It’s an area of ...  Read more

Red Rocks Reserve

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Reviews

Fur seals aren’t usually the first thing that comes to mind when you think of New Zealand’s capital, but here at coastal Red Rocks Reserve just minutes ...  Read more

Wellington Cruise Port

4.5 star rating: Recommended 204 Reviews

The capital of New Zealand, but only its third largest city, Wellington is the geographic and cultural center of the country. Located on the southern tip of ...  Read more

New Zealand's Parliament (Beehive)

4.5 star rating: Recommended 120 Reviews

New Zealand’s architectural symbol is the beehive-shaped Parliament House in Wellington. Hosting the executive wing of parliament, ‘the Beehive’ was built ...  Read more

Old St Paul's Cathedral

4.5 star rating: Recommended 118 Reviews

Wellington’s first Anglican cathedral, the classic Gothic Revival Old St. Paul Cathedral’s is a picture-book wooden church built in 1845. The building was ...  Read more

Zealandia

4.5 star rating: Recommended 112 Reviews

Just 10 minutes from central Wellington, the unique Zealandia wildlife sanctuary and conservation park is one of New Zealand’s premier eco attractions, ...  Read more

Wellington Botanic Garden

4.5 star rating: Recommended 108 Reviews

Exotic and native plants flaunt their colors at Wellington’s botanic garden, a 25-hectare (61-acre) stretch of landscaped parklands. The garden was ...  Read more

Wellington Museum

4.5 star rating: Recommended 103 Reviews

The Museum of Wellington City and Sea explores the maritime connection that ties Wellington so closely to the sea. Mixing historical displays with ...  Read more

Carter Observatory

4.5 star rating: Recommended 97 Reviews

Everyone from classic rock stars to Polynesian explorers have waxed romantic about the Southern Cross constellation, and at the Carter Observatory above ...  Read more

Weta Workshop

4.5 star rating: Recommended 30 Reviews

When it comes to The Lord of The Rings , New Zealand is always famously mentioned for the enchanting beauty of its scenery. From deeply-gouged canyons and ...  Read more

Cuba Street District

4.5 star rating: Recommended 2 Reviews

Funky, chic and full of life, Wellington’s Cuba Street District is the de facto hot spot for curbside entertainment and people-watching. This pedestrian mall ...  Read more

City Gallery Wellington

Permanent and touring exhibitions of contemporary art are displayed at the City Gallery Wellington. Works by New Zealand artists are highlighted, along ...  Read more

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