Enjoy the Thrilling Vacation with Wellington Tours
Wellington is the capital of New Zealand and offers many attractions including the Museum of Wellington and the Zealandia Wildlife Sanctuary. Visitors can learn a lot about the city by enjoying a city tour. There are many ways to explore this fascinating city. Whether you want to walk around the city and discover the region’s wine or discover the locations used by The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Flight Centre offers Wellington tours for all budgets and tastes. Some of the tours that are offered include:
- Sightseeing tours of the city of Wellington
- Wine tasting and wine tours in the Martinbourough region
- Zealandia Wildlife Sanctuary
- Half-day tours of the most popular Lord of the Rings locations
- Weta workshops
City tours allow you to see Wellington. The Wellington Explorer Tour allows you to visit some of Wellington’s popular landmarks and a drive through Courtenay Place, Wellington’s entertainment hub. You can also explore some of New Zealand’s museums, including the Museum of New Zealand where you will see a large collection of Maori and European artifacts on the Te Papa Tour.
Are you a Lord of the Rings fan? Why not check out the Lord of the Rings Location Tour or the Middle Earth Filming Tour where you will be able to see many of the famous locations connected with these films. You will visit the outskirts of the Shire, the River Anduin, the sites of Minas Tirith and Helm’s Deep and the Gardens of Isengard.
New Zealand has many locations for outdoor lovers to explore. Wellington Harbour is a beautiful shore location with a backdrop of magnificent mountain ranges and beautiful weather. It allows you to take in the sites and sounds of the Pacific Ocean. Other great outdoor activities include a mountain biking tour that whisks you around the city or a guided kayaking tour that gives you a unique look at New Zealand’s capital from the waters surrounding Wellington.
For those who are less adventurous or those who want to relax, visit the numerous sporting venues in Wellington. Wellington is the sporting capital of New Zealand. You will be able to visit Westpac Stadium which is home to the Wellington Hurricanes Super Rugby franchise and A-League’s Wellington Pheonix. Finally, you can end Wellington tours by visiting the Basin Reserve is a historic venue for Test Cricket.