The cable car has been operating since 1902, providing panoramic views over Wellington on its 5-minute chug up the hill to Kelburn village and the botanic garden.
At the top, visit the Cable Car Museum to learn more about this historic attraction, and get out your camera to snap must-have photos of those harbor views. Nearby, the Carter Observatory explains the mysteries of the southern night sky.
If you’d like to walk back to town, it’s an interesting and pleasant 35-minute downhill stroll.
Tours & Tickets
Journey into the heart of Wellington on this city sightseeing small-group tour. From its unearthly south coast to its bizarre central Beehive, the contrasts ... Read more
Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Duration: 4 hours or 8 hours