Wellington, New Zealand

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Wellington (Poneke in the Maori language) is the capital and third largest city of New Zealand. The Windy City is on the foreshore of Wellington Harbour and ringed by hills, providing the scenic home of many of New Zealand's national arts and cultural attractions

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Top Things to Do in Wellington

The Great War Exhibition

History Museum

Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)

Specialty Museum

Wellington Botanic Garden

Garden

ZEALANDIA Sanctuary

Nature & Wildlife Area

Wellington Museum

History Museum

Staglands Wildlife Reserve

Nature & Wildlife Area

Wellington Cable Car

Tramway

Oriental Bay

Body of Water

Mount Victoria

Lookout

Wellington Zoo

Zoo

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Popular Tours in Wellington

Private Tour: Behind the Scenes Weta Workshop Tour

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Go behind-the-scenes of New Zealand's film industry on this private 2.5-hour tour of the Weta Workshop in Wellington. Learn more about the Oscar®-award winning... Read More

Mount Cook Mountains High Helicopter Flight

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The premier flight over this amazing alpine region with vast snowfields, glaciers and a spectacular view of New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook. Fly... Read More

Pelennor Fields Lord of the Rings Set Tour with Breakfast from Twizel

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Whether you’re a LOTR fan, or simply interested in the movie industry, this tour can offer something for you. With a fantastic scenic setting and picnic breakfast... Read More

Wellington's Lord of the Rings Half Day Tour

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Follow in the footsteps of Bilbo, Frodo and Gandalf on a half-day 'Lord of the Rings' tour from Wellington. See where Middle-earth was created in New Zealand’s... Read More

35-Minute Mount Cook Ski Plane and Helicopter Combo Tour

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Join this tour for the unique opportunity to fly in both a Ski Plane and Helicopter! Flying through the remarkable Tasman Valley and landing on the snow covered... Read More

Private Full-Day Martinborough Wine Tour From Wellington

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Sample the wines of New Zealand’s fertile North Island on this private full-day Martinborough wine tour from Wellington. Visit three Martinborough wineries with a... Read More

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Popular Trips through Wellington

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Cost of Living in Wellington

Daily Budget:
USD

54 - 76

Weekly Budget:
USD

374 - 536
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
7.00
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
12.50
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
28.25
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
3.00
Beer at a Bar
USD
5.50
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
10.50
Ticket to a Movie
USD
11.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
3.00
Taxi (1km)
USD
2.00

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Wellington Weather: Average Temperature

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
69 67 63 60 56 54 55 57 60 62 66 68
58 56 54 51 47 45 45 47 50 52 56 58
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
21 19 17 16 13 12 13 14 16 17 19 20
15 14 12 11 8 8 8 9 10 11 14 14

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