Named as the “coolest little capital” by Lonely Planet, Wellington is a small city with great reputation. This central city of Wellington offers you to experience a vibrant street culture with its easygoing waterfront, city markets, walking and biking tracks, best coffee and craft beer bars. Wellington is also New Zealand’s creative & culinary capital with more bars and restaurants per capita than New York City. Taste your way around the city with a Zest Food Tour or sample some of the world’s finest craft beer and coffee.
This harbour capital of New Zealand is well settled between two prime wine regions. You can never miss the classic wine trail of New Zealand when you are in Wellington. This little capital is the best starting point of your wine-tasting journey. Take a few hours ride (or a ferry) through Marlborough, Wairarapa and Hawkes’ Bay to experience an exceptional winery tour.
Wellington is an easily navigated and pocket-friendly destination, packed up with museums, galleries, street cultures. As well as offering New Zealand’s ultimate urban experience, Wellington is a city where you can encounter some of New Zealand’s most rare and extraordinary native wildlife at the nature reserves. Be sure to visit the picturesque sanctuary, Zealandia, and wander the trails around the protected green belt that surrounds the city.
And a special note for the movie lovers; don’t miss the Weta Cave Workshop Tour. Experience the behind-the-scenes glimpses into the vision, techniques and workmanship behind some of the best world movies.