The Te Papa or New Zealand's National Museum is a national treasure located in the heart of Wellington. Discover the rich history behind New Zealand's people, geography and culture through a number of curated exhibitions. In your one hour guided tour, you will be introduced to the highlights of the museum, and interesting stories of the significant collections will be shared. Choose an English language tour with multiple timeslots per day, or the Mandarin Chinese tour at 11:30am each day (except Sundays).
The Wellington Cable Car has been running for over 100 years and has long been a cherished part of Wellington history for locals. Join visitors and locals alike aboard a short journey from the heart of Wellington CBD, through the Kelburn area and past the cosy terraced houses up towards the Kelburn Lookout. After taking in the stunning views of the city skyline and harbor at Te Whanganui-a-Tara, you can easily make your way to several other attractions, from the beautifully landscaped Botanic Gardens to the Space Place or Zealandia.
Immerse yourself in the tranquility of nature within the urban ecosanctuary of Zealandia. Spanning 225 hectares in Wellington, this is one of the world's largest conservation projects aimed to turn back time and the damage created by human settlement, restoring the land back to its flourishing native flora and fauna. Although an estimated 500 years are needed before it can be fully restored it to its original state, the sanctuary has already reintroduced six species of birds which have not been seen for the past 100 years.
Skip the hassle of cramped public transportation networks and take advantage of a comfortable shared or private transfer service in Wellington! Meet other fellow travelers as you make your way to the city or enjoy the onboard entertainment platforms and free WiFi service during the trip. For airport pick-ups, proceed to the Super Shuttle holding station outside the arrival hall of Wellington International Airport. For hotel pick-ups, meet your driver at the lobby of your hotel. When traveling to the airport from your hotel, please allow at least an hour allowance for your transfer time.
Immerse yourself in the mystical world of your favorite films, from The Lord of the Rings to The Hobbit, and classics such as King Kong, and The Chronicles of Narnia. On your There & Back Again tour, you'll be picked up from central Wellington and taken to the five time Academy Award Winning Weta Studios. Here you'll get a 45 minute tour of the workshop and a glimpse into the creative processes behind each masterpiece created by the studio. You'll also get to see artists at work on their current projects and learn about their past projects.