New Zealand's capital city, Wellington, is an experience that will reveal the creative, political and cultural nature of New Zealand, but still provide blockbuster scenery.
Wellington has many tourist attractions and travel activities with something to suit all ages, tastes and budgets. From adrenaline-pumping adventure to a relaxing day out, you need never be bored in Wellington.
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The Coastal Pacific train between Christchurch and Picton is a scenic feast of New Zealand, with the Kaikoura mountain ranges on one side and the rugged Pacific Ocean coastline on the other. Travel along 98km of stunning coastline, and take a break in Kaikoura to experience a whale watch tour. Daily return service over the extended summer season (October-April).
Proudly owned and operated by New Zealanders, Absolute New Zealand is an award winning, fully licensed travel agency specialising in luxury travel. Over the past decade we've refined our range of exclusive privately escorted, self-guided, and small group tours. Work with one of our friendly travel designers - there to assist from planning right through to while you are travelling.
An adventure and playing field in the heart of the forest. A test against gravity, balance and agility. A fun and exciting entertainment option for the whole family or as part of a group. Each park has several levels of difficulty allowing for a different experience of pleasures, emotions and challenges.
air2there.com is a regional air service for Central New Zealand. air2there.com has bases at Paraparaumu, Nelson and Blenheim Airports and is dedicated to providing a fast, affordable regional service. Charter services are available to most airports throughout New Zealand. Our aircraft fleet includes the 14 seat Jetprop Grand Caravan. air2there operates additional charter aircraft for New Zealand wide charters.
Experience a taste of warm 'Kiwi' hospitality when you cruise Cook Strait with the proudly New Zealand owned Bluebridge service. With stunning scenery, friendly service, free big screen movies and a choice of up to four return sailings a day (except Christmas Day) between downtown Wellington and Picton—there's no better way for you and your vehicle to cross Cook Strait.
Witness the sights of the Capital city up close and personal, before experiencing the beauty of the coastline encompassing Wellington. Travelling in a luxury 4WD, we offer a range of personalised tours to ensure you get the most out of your visit. We have Wellington movie tours, sightseeing & city tours, and the best parliament tours in Wellington.
Citywalksz offer affordable, self guided walking audio tours all over the world including New Zealand. Available for download directly from the Citywalksz website or using the Free Citywalksz App, these tours give you the flexibility to begin whenever you like and take as long as you want. Listen to the fun, fact-filled and entertaining tours both online or offline.
CRUISESHIPGOLFING.COM are specialists in golfing shore excursions for cruiseship passengers to New Zealand. We arrange it all. Let us know when you will be in port and we take care of the rest – transfers/green fees/club & cart-hire – leaving you to sit back, relax and and enjoy an unforgettable golf experience along with New Zealand's famed scenery and hospitality.
Dramatic, intellectual, high energy, unique, interactive game experience in a real underground bank vault. The coolest indoors activity in town, suitable for any groups. Also ideal for team buildings, or any occasions. Besides solving puzzles and mysteries, you will be assigned to a mission. All you need is logic, creative thinking, a good strategy and team spirit!
A romantic retreat and golfers dream, golf accommodation just 45 minutes north of central Wellington. This contemporary cottage is located in the heart of Paraparaumu Beach, minutes from the surf, shops and cafés. Self-contained, sole occupancy retreat accommodation. It's unique location next to the Paraparaumu Beach Golf course provides guests with less than a 100-metre walk to the first tee.
Finn's Paekakariki is a privately owned, modern, boutique hotel situated in a seaside village just off State Highway 1. Comprising cafe, bar & superior studio units with spa baths, king-size beds, microwave, tea/coffee facilities. Friendly relaxed atmosphere, good food and boutique beer on tap. Home to the boutique Finn's Cinema Paekakariki. Paekakariki is situated only 40 minutes to Wellington city.
An exhilarating journey of discovery through the Wellington and Wairarapa regions, visiting Middle Earth filming locations—the outskirts of the Shire, the Gardens of Isengard, the River Anduin, Helms Deep, and the white bridge of Lothlorien. Check out our Capital Arts and Inspiration Tours. Wellington's wonders are unequalled anywhere on earth.
Visit some of New Zealand’s most beautiful wild environments, right on the doorstep of Wellington City. A selection of tours are available that can include Wild New Zealand Fur Seals, Native bush and bird watching at Zealandia. We can also provide tours to Matiu Island or Kapiti Island Nature reserve. All within an easy drive of central Wellington
Forme Spa, New Zealand's Number One Day Spas offer you the very best in facials, spa therapies and massage treatments. Enter a world of style, relaxation and superb service. 10 locations including 7 Auckland day-spas in Auckland CBD, Albany, Mt Eden, Parnell, Ponsonby, Remuera and Takapuna, plus Wellington and Hamilton day-spas.
We aim to provide you with an outstanding touring experience. Journey can start in Wellington, so airport pickup. Rides suitable for the absolute beginner to experienced riders. Unforgettable experiences, easy relaxing cycling holiday in Wairarapa and Wellington regions. Martinborough wine tours, South Coast Mountain Bike Adventures. Day tours or Multiday. Rimatuka cycle trail (starts Wellington.) Corporate team-bulding, School camps.
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