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Wellington is a bustling harbour city of tucked-away bars, award-winning restaurants and great coffee. It's home to Parliament, a historic cable car ride, botanical gardens and glorious views.
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Zealandia - The Karori Sanctuary Experience

Local Tip Time your visit for a "Species Talk" or "Walk & Talk" tour. You'll be able to explore the lower valley on a gentle, fully-guided 45-minute stroll, or learn about the incredible wealth of wildlife that call...

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Bodyhaven Boutique Spa

Local Tip Couples can book in for a romantic relaxation together with a massage or a soak in the copper tubs.

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Wellington Night Market

Wellington Night Market

30 Jan

The bright lights, delicious smells and buzzing atmosphere of night markets so familiar throughout Asia has arrived in Wellington. The Wellington Night Market, in Left Bank Arcade off Cuba St, is offering people the chance to experience a variety of foods, shop for jewellery and clothing, and hear live music performed every Friday... more »

Hill Street Farmers' Market

Hill Street Farmers' Market

31 Jan

Have you ever wondered where the broccoli you were eating was grown, or who caught that fish you’re preparing? Or have you simply thought it would be great to support local producers? Well, the Hill Street Farmers’ Market is giving Wellingtonians a chance to buy local. The market is held every Saturday morning, rain or shine, and helps... more »

Wellington Underground Market

Wellington Underground Market

31 Jan

This vibrant market is one of Wellington's top shopping and visitor destinations and is fast becoming known as the place Wellingtonians love to come to shop, meet and eat. Best of all the market is open every Saturday from 10am to 4pm, rain, hail or shine because it's all undercover! At the market, which serves as a springboard for... more »

City Market

City Market

1 Feb

The City Market is a fantastic weekly food market – a farmer’s market, but not as you know it. The City Market pops up on Sundays, undercover in the atrium of the landmark Chaffers Dock Building. Situated on the capital’s beautiful waterfront, the City Market is home to Wellington’s best providores – real people with authentic... more »

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Zaika Indian Bistro and Bar

Zaika is an Indian restaurant in Willis Street in Wellington's central business district that creates modern examples of classic dishes. more »

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Zaika Indian Bistro and Bar

Zaika is an Indian restaurant in Willis Street in Wellington's central business district that creates modern examples of classic dishes. more »

Wellington Photos

Weta Cave, Miramar

Weta Cave, Miramar

Wellington Sign, Miramar

Wellington Sign, Miramar

Botanic Garden Flowers

Botanic Garden Flowers

Percy Scenic Reserve

Percy Scenic Reserve

The Terrace, Downtown Wellingon

The Terrace, Downtown Wellingon

Wellington Harbour

Wellington Harbour

Max Patte's Solace in the Wind

Max Patte's Solace in the Wind

Courtenay Place

Courtenay Place

Max Patte's Solace in the Wind

Max Patte's Solace in the Wind

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