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Wellington: Private Day Tour with Lunch

Wellington: Private Day Tour with Lunch

From US$ 187.54 per person

Discover the best of Wellington on this fully-inclusive day tour. Visit Mt Victoria, ride the Cable Car, explore Weta Cave Studios, and enjoy lunch at the iconic Chocolate Fish Cafe.

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Duration 7 hours
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Pickup included
Pick-up and drop off available from central Wellington accommodation. The local operator will confirm your pick-up details after booking.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • See the best of Wellington in one day with a friendly and knowledgeable guide
  • Discover Peter Jackson's Weta Cave on a guided tour
  • Savor lunch at the iconic Chocolate Fish cafe
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Explore the highlights of Wellington’s city and coastline with a local guide on a small-group day tour. Your fully-inclusive tour includes entry fees, lunch, and refreshments. Be picked up from your accommodation at 9:30 am.  Head to the top of Mt Victoria for superb views of the city and the harbor. Visit Peter Jackson’s Weta Cave where you will enjoy a fascinating behind-the-scenes workshop tour. Savour lunch by the sea at the renowned Chocolate Fish Cafe, a casual and quirky outpost that serves seafood sandwiches, burgers and salads.  After lunch, continue along the rugged coastline around to Red Rocks. Head off-road to see the seal colony (seasonal). Return to the city for a cable car ride, then walk through the picturesque Botanical Gardens to the Lady Norwood rose gardens. Visit the iconic Beehive, Parliament buildings, and Wellington's oldest church. Finish your day at Wright Hill, a historic military site with views over the greater Wellington region. Tour concludes with drop off back to your accommodation around 4:30 pm. 
  • Private Tour
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transport
  • Driver/guide
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Weta Studio Tour
  • Cable Car ride

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    5 /5

    based on 7 reviews

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    Kelvin was a fabulous guide. He fit so much in 7 hours, more than I would have been able to see through the cruise ship. He was so knowledgeable about Wellington and NZ - I learned a ton about the government structure, film production, and the city. And he was fun to talk with all day as well.

    January 26, 2020

    You get a personal service and see lots more than big coach tour can offer. John was superb

    February 16, 2019

    Greate tour that adjusted to your requirements. Very pleasant guide.

    Greate tour that adjusted to your requirements. Very pleasant guide.

    August 1, 2017

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