Full of life and offering more things to do than you have time for! Yes, I am talking about Welly, which is also a perfect city for tourists.
Due to its easy accessibility, Wellington is more popular of destinations as you can enjoy and roam around this place on foot just walk around the city and embrace its positive vibe! Moreover, enjoying Welly is cheap.
Let’s have a look at those 7 things you must do if you ever happen to be in Wellington!
Rimutaka Cycle Trail
To start with you should hire a bike for 2-3 days and head to the Remutaka Cycle Trail starting in Wellington Harbour and completing in the Turakirae Head, which is home to a family of 500 fur seals! The trail is one way, so be prepared to bike it back or sort out return transportation.
Mt Victoria Lookout
Offering the best point of the city, you can easily climb Mt Victoria and can have a view of 360-degree of the surroundings. You’ll find a postcard-like picture from this peak that you would love to enjoy.
Enjoy A Coffee On Cuba Street
Cuba Street is the most famous street in Wellington that is known for its quirky and featuring boutique cafes, bars, and shops. It is the real depiction of this city. You can select any one of the many coffee shops and sip on!
Watch a Rugby Game
The Westpac Stadium hosts frequent rugby games where you can watch the local rugby union team, the Wellington Hurricanes. Wellington is also a regular host of the Sevens, a big rugby tournament where fans wear costumes and parties well after the end of the game.
Te Papa Museum
Free to enter, the national museum is one of the favorite city attractions of Wellington! The Te Papa Museum offers in-depth information on what Aotearoa/New Zealand is starting from its geological origin to its native species, as well as its human history.
Weta Cave And Workshop
Any Lord of the Rings tour in Wellington cannot be complete without including the Weta Workshop Studio amongst many other Middle Earth locations around the city. You can access the Weta Cave for free but to get entry into the Workshop Tour you need to spend NZ$30.
Wellington Cable Car
This is a historic cable car with its museum and can take you from Lambton Quay to the Kelburn Lookout. Here you will find one of those photo opportunities you can’t miss in Wellington! Get ready to buy a ticket worth NZ$4 so!
These are the most astonishing and attractive must-visit places in Wellington that you must not miss checking out if you plan a trip to New Zealand.