Wellington New Zealand’s capital city a fusion of modern buildings and charming Victorian wooden Villa’s overlooking Wellington’s stunning harbour. Spend 3 days exploring this vibrant city with transfers and a city tour.
Holiday HighlightsOn arrival at Wellington International Airport, there is a coach transfer to the Quality Hotel Wellington, in a Queen Room for two nights. The Quality Hotel Wellington, ideally located in central Wellington, boasts some of the largest guest rooms in Wellington, modern contemporary décor, fully equipped with chic bathrooms and kitchenettes. Enjoy the hotels modern facilities take a dip in the indoor heated swimming pool or work off those pounds in the well-equipped fitness centre. Enjoy innovative cuisine with an impressive wine list at CQ Restaurant, for a quick snack and a coffee CQ Café serves Fair Trade Coffee and delectable locally produced food, for a nightcap before retiring the casual atmosphere CQ bar offers a great selection of drinks.
Wellington is the cultural capital of New Zealand with a fantastic array of Museums, art galleries, theatres and restaurants. A visit to the magnificent Te papa Tongarewa, The Museum of New Zealand is a must and you need to allow time to experience its fascinating exhibitions and interactive exhibits, entry is free. Visit the National Archives housing the original Treaty of Waitangi or take a cable car ride up to the Botanic Gardens, with spectacular views over the city. During your stay, we have arranged a half-day city tour, you will be collected from your hotel either in the morning or afternoon to join a coach tour, giving you a thorough overview of Wellington with its iconic attractions and some of the best vantage points for stunning views and photo opportunities. Drive around the rugged Southern Coast and spectacular Bays followed by a visit to the Beehive and Parliament, Old St. Pauls Cathedral, Mount Victoria Lookout and the Botanical Gardens. The afternoon tour visits Peter Jackson’s Weta Cave in the suburb of Miramar, at the end of your tour return to the Quality Hotel and the rest of the afternoon is at leisure to continue exploring Wellington. If time permits explore the ‘Lord of the Rings’ locations in the beautiful countryside outside Wellington, famous movie locations including the Greenbelt, The Hutt Valley and the native forest park which became Rivendell.
At the end of your stay, there is a transfer back to the airport for your onward flight. This three-day package can be included in a more comprehensive itinerary visiting both North and South Islands. Our Travel Specialists can also include New Zealand in a Round the World itinerary or stopping over at some of the Pacific’s most beautiful islands, The Cook Islands, Apia, Tahiti and Fiji.
2 nights Quality Hotel Wellington Queen Room, room only basis
Return Seat-in-Coach Airport Transfers
Half Day Wellington City Tour
This itinerary/tour is a suggestion and can be tailor-made to suit requirements.
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