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Full-Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour
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Full-Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour

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Make easy work of Wellington’s hills and devise your own itinerary on this self-guided electric bike tour. Opt for a 1 or 2-day bike rental and zip between sights like the Weta Workshop, Te Papa Museum, or Zealandia Sanctuary; glide along the Wellington Waterfront; or escape the city to cycle the Rimutaka Rail Trail or take in the views from Mt Victoria.
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  • 3 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$50.18
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Wellington Sightseeing Tour

Wellington Sightseeing Tour

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Whether it’s your first time in Wellington or you just want to see as much as possible during your time in port, this half-day sightseeing tour offers a great introduction to the city and a diverse range of sights. Visit the iconic Weta Cave and the historic Old St. Paul’s Cathedral, ride the Wellington cable car to the top of the city, and enjoy panoramic views from the top of Mount Victoria.
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  • 3 hours 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$65.57
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US$65.57

Wellington Full Day Tour

Wellington Full Day Tour

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Discover the top attractions of Wellington on this all-day guided tour. The itinerary includes a drive up to the top of Mount Victoria for the views, a visit to Weta Studios on the Miramar Peninsula to see where "Lord of the Rings" was filmed (if option selected), a ride on the Wellington Cable Car, plus stops at the Lady Norwood Rose Garden and Old St. Paul’s Cathedral.
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  • 6 hours 27 minutes to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$173.96
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US$173.96

Full Day Lord of the Rings Tour

Full Day Lord of the Rings Tour

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First stop is Dry Creek Quarry site of Helm’s Deep and Minas Tirith. Then the River Anduin where the Fellowship travelled to Amon Hen, Gardens of Isengard -Gandalf met Saruman to discuss the Ring, where Saruman’s Orcs destroy the gardens. Rivendell home of the Elves. More adventurous may cross swing bridge. Lunch at a local cafe (not included in tour price). Weta Workshop seeing how props, weaponry are made, maybe meet artists at work and see sets from Thunderbirds. Meet Gollum, Lurtz the Uruk-hai, Bilbo’s Trolls. Hobbiton Woods where the trilogy began. Shortcut to Mushrooms scene; Sam & Frodo’s Second Breakfast; where Hobbits hid from the Black Rider (“Get off the Road!”); Race to the Buckleberry Ferry scene; King Théoden’s Dunharrow Encampment. Mount Victoria Lookout to see views of Wellington. Back into the city Courtenay Place, the Embassy Picture Theatre which held two world premieres; The Return of the King (2003), first Hobbit movie An Unexpected Journey (2012).
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  • 6 hours to 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$169.61
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US$169.61

Martinborough Wine Experience

Martinborough Wine Experience

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Martinborough - just a stone's throw from central Wellington - is one of New Zealand's most prestigious and awarded wine areas. This full-day tour includes tastings at three boutique wineries, showcasing some of the finest local drops from the region, and travels through beautiful natural scenery featured in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. For those less inclined to wine, stop at a local brewery to try some craft beers.
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  • 6 hours 10 minutes to 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$167.27
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US$167.27

InterIslander Ferry - Wellington to Picton

InterIslander Ferry - Wellington to Picton

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Board the InterIslander ferry for a 3-hour cruise across Cook Strait, which links New Zealand’s capital city in the North Island to a charming enclave in the South Island. The Wellington-to-Picton ferry offers daily service one way, with jaw-dropping views along one of the world’s most scenic waterways.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$48.93
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US$48.93

Lord of Rings Half Day Tour

Lord of Rings Half Day Tour

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Travelers with a short time in Wellington can enjoy a Lord of the Rings-themed tour in just half a day. Visit Hobbiton Woods, where many scenes were filmed, and take a tour of Weta Workshop, where many of the films’ special effects were thought up and brought to life. You’ll even see the theater that hosted the films’ world premiers. This is a must-do tour for Tolkien fans.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$104.37

Martinborough Wine and Wild Coast Tour from Wellington
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Martinborough Wine and Wild Coast Tour from Wellington

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Combine award-winning wine and gorgeous scenery on a full-day tour from Wellington to Martinborough that also explores Hutt Valley, the Rimutaka Ranges, the Wairarapa coast, and Lake Onoke. You'll visit Martinborough wineries for cellar tours and tastings, pause for lunch in a vineyard restaurant, then eat dinner at the edge of Lake Onoke after a short shoreline hike. This Martinborough wine tour includes meals and a wine tasting, and it's limited to 11 people to ensure personalized service.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$214.10
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Northern Explorer Train Journey from Wellington to Auckland

Northern Explorer Train Journey from Wellington to Auckland

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Take the scenic route from Wellington to Auckland and enjoy one of New Zealand’s most spectacular train routes. Hop aboard for a dramatic journey through the Tongariro National Park, passing along the Kapiti Coast, through the Waikato countryside, and beneath the towering peaks of Tongariro, Ngauruhoe, and Ruapehu mountains.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Spectacular Wellington - Private Sightseeing Tour - Half Day
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Spectacular Wellington - Private Sightseeing Tour - Half Day

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Make the most of a short time on land with a private half-day tour of Wellington. You’ll be picked up from the cruise ship pick-up zone, to save you the hassle of navigating the city. Customize the itinerary and timing to suit your needs. Visit the capital’s highlights, including Oriental Bay, Cuba Street, the Beehive, Weta Workshop, and more. Travelers with a range of interests will enjoy Wellington.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$162.43
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From Cave to Coast Wellington Highlights Tour
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From Cave to Coast Wellington Highlights Tour

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Wellington’s south coast is both a popular choice and a missed opportunity for visitors; although a visit to Weta Workshop is a popular choice, many visitors pass up the chance to see the rocky beaches and rough surf that Wellington locals have learned to love. From the Weta Cave to the Taputarenga Marine Reserve, this small group tour offers the full south coast experience.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.43
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Bay of Many Coves Helicopter Tour with 3-Course Lunch from Wellington
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Bay of Many Coves Helicopter Tour with 3-Course Lunch from Wellington

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Across the Cook Strait is the Marlborough Sounds, a cluster of picturesque bays, inlets and islands. Set in one of these bays is the Bay of Many Coves Resort, a luxury hotel that can only be accessed by boat or helicopter. Your helicopter will leave the Wellington waterfront and fly you over the Cook Strait to the Resort. Once there, you’ll be treated to a three-course lunch at the resort’s gourmet restaurant The Foredeck.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$600.15
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Guided Wellington Sightseeing Tour by Electric Bike
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Guided Wellington Sightseeing Tour by Electric Bike

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The hills around Wellington offer a spectacular backdrop for a cycling tour, but you don’t need to worry about biking uphill. This 3-4 hour electric bike tour takes all the effort out of cycling, so you can concentrate on admiring the sights and enjoying the views.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$84.15
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US$84.15

Walking Food Tour Of Wellington

Walking Food Tour Of Wellington

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Lovers of good food and drink will enjoy this small-group food walking tour of Wellington. Sample some of the capital’s finest cuisine, including local specialties. Your guide will show you the best spots, and eat at places that you might miss when touring independently. Whether you’re a first-time or repeat visitor to Wellington, you’re sure to try something new.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$163.08
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Half Day Martinborough Winery Tour from Wellington
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Half Day Martinborough Winery Tour from Wellington

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An hour or so north of Wellington, Martinborough is fast making a name for itself as one of the Southern Hemisphere’s leading wine regions. Each weekend, Wellingtonians make the trek over the Remutakas to escape to this European-style wine village. This small group tour is a convenient way to visit Martinborough. There’s no need to stress about driving on country backroads, and no need to plan the day’s itinerary - leaving you to focus on the wine and the iconic scenery.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour
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Full-Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour

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Make easy work of Wellington’s hills and devise your own itinerary on this self-guided electric bike tour. Opt for a 1 or 2-day bike rental and zip between sights like the Weta Workshop, Te Papa Museum, or Zealandia Sanctuary; glide along the Wellington Waterfront; or escape the city to cycle the Rimutaka Rail Trail or take in the views from Mt Victoria.
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  • 3 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Wētā Workshop Experience in Wellington
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Wētā Workshop Experience in Wellington

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Wellington, New Zealand, is home to an entire community of creative Wētā Workshop artisans who’ve brought life to such films as The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Trilogies, King Kong, The Chronicles of Narnia, Avatar, and many others. Wētā Workshop is your gateway to filmmaking creativity. Join our guided tours and learn about the making of movie effects, from armour to weapons, creatures to costumes, make-up to miniatures, and more!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Martinborough Foodie Delights Tour from Wellington
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Private Martinborough Foodie Delights Tour from Wellington

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Your tour is your tour only! No mixed groups! You get to have your own dedicated Driver/Guide and 'Memory Creator' for your entire tour. Enjoy a 7 hour private tour from Wellington to the South Wairarapa covering majestic scenery, visit to an Artisan Chocolate factory, visits to Gladstone and Martinborough Wineries including a spectacular platter lunch at one of the wineries we visit and local cheese and craft beer tastings. We also visit the beautiful town of Martinborough well recognised for the 'Capital' of Pinot Noir of the North Island. If you have any particular winery you wish to visit this can be arranged in advance. Please note parts of this tour is only available for 18 years of age and older (wine and craft beer tastings).
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$219.84
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Private Wellington Full Day Sightseeing Tour
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Private Wellington Full Day Sightseeing Tour

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Tick off the top attractions of the Windy City on this private full-day tour of Wellington. Experience the myriad delights of New Zealand’s capital as you take in the views from Mt Victoria, spot seals at Red Rocks, then go behind-the-scenes with a 45-minute tour of the Weta Cave, where the special effects for Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit were created. After a scrumptious lunch at the Chocolate Fish Café (included), ride the cable car over Wellington and visit landmarks like the Botanical Gardens, the Parliament Buildings and the Beehive.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$189.18
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Small Group Daytime 2-Hour Eco Wildlife Tour at Zealandia

Small Group Daytime 2-Hour Eco Wildlife Tour at Zealandia

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Zealandia is the world’s first fully fenced urban eco-sanctuary and home to some of New Zealand’s most extraordinary wildlife. This 2-hour guided walking tour will introduce you to native birds such as kakariki, tui, and bellbirds; rare species like takahē; and unique reptiles including green gecko and tuatara. Entrance fees are included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Spectacular Wellington: Private Sightseeing Tour - Full Day
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Spectacular Wellington: Private Sightseeing Tour - Full Day

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Experience the capital city of New Zealand at your own pace on a customized private tour. Visit the hole in the wall food stores, ride the iconic Wellington Cable Car, take in the view from Mount Victoria Lookout or visit the wind turbines. Learn about the history of the city and enjoy local snacks and refreshments on this tour where it’s all about you!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Martinborough Foodie Half Day Tour
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Martinborough Foodie Half Day Tour

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Take a break from the city and spend the day in Martinborough, one of the finest food and drink destinations in the North Island. Enjoy the views as you leave Wellington and cross the Remutaka Ranges into the Wairarapa region. Visit a cheese factory, a chocolatier, and a winery, tasting some of the finest local produce as you go. Spend some free time in Martinborough at the end, sampling more food if you wish.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Half- Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour

Half- Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour

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Every member of your group can enjoy cycling around Wellington with e-bike rental that makes it quick and easy to get around. You’ll be provided with a quality e-bike, instructions, a helmet, a lock, and a cycle map of the city. Follow the map’s recommendations or create your own itinerary as this is a self-guided tour. Cycle with ease along the waterfront or up to some of Wellington’s hilly neighborhoods.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Wharekauhau Degustation Heli-lunch

Wharekauhau Degustation Heli-lunch

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Set amid 5,000 acres (2,000 hectares) of lush countryside and rolling hills, the Wharekauhau Country Estate is an idyllic spot for a lunch date and the most spectacular way to arrive is by helicopter. Make like a VIP on this 3-hour tour from Wellington, with round-trip transfers by helicopter and a 5-course lunch of gourmet cuisine and wine.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Martinborough Full Day Wine Tour

Martinborough Full Day Wine Tour

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Spend a day touring the Wairarapa, the most accessible wine producing region from the capital. This convenient tour is ideal for cruise ship passengers or those with limited time in Wellington as return transfers from the central city are provided. Visit three top-notch wineries and taste samples at each, and enjoy a platter-style lunch at one. Spend time in Greytown and Featherston, and visit a Lord of the Rings filming site.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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What people are saying about Wellington Tours

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Wellington Sightseeing Tour
"Excellent trip, brilliant commentary from our driver Richard who was most knowledgeable of Wellington and surrounding areas. Would definitely recommend this trip. We were picked up from our cruise port on time."..."
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Wellington Full Day Tour
"Danny was great!! Really personalized our tour and made a special effort to find and take us to a place where we could buy some specialty NZ items we had our hearts set on. Lunch was great and he made sure we got to all the must see places. Thank you Danny for a wonderful day!"..."
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Full Day Lord of the Rings Tour
"Not to be missed. Do this tour before going to the museum, Te Papa. It will bring that experience alive! Amazing guide who was knowledgeable and kind and knew the cry, LOR, and the small group allowed time for questions and flexibility. If you are on a ship, choose this one over the ship tour. They are very aware of ship schedules and the need for early return!"..."
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Martinborough Wine Experience
"Our driver was very helpful when I wasn’t well on the journey in. The drive in was spectacular. The wine tastings were interesting. The lunch was excellent. The inclusion of a brief stop at Rivendell was an added bonus."..."
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InterIslander Ferry - Wellington to Picton
"Time to relax before the next part of our trip. We are on a family orientated journey and Blenheim was the next call."..."
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Lord of Rings Half Day Tour
"The overall trip was grest, seeing the sets on mount Victoria to the Weta Workshop Tour, it was amazing, a must for all."..."
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Martinborough Wine and Wild Coast Tour from Wellington
"Phil was excellent throughout and had some excellent wine recommendations for the group. Great knowledge of the history of the area."..."
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Northern Explorer Train Journey from Wellington to Auckland
"Very pleasant journey, it's worth it! The thing I recommend is for the variety of the food and, if possible to have more seatings at the food coach. Otherwise, excellent!"..."
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Spectacular Wellington - Private Sightseeing Tour - Half Day
"Suzee from Utours was amazing She catered to our needs. From the cable car to the coast the views are breath taking."..."
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From Cave to Coast Wellington Highlights Tour
"Having used this company before I expected a great trip and I wasn’t disappointed- a great day exploring Wellington and a nice meal at lunch"..."
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Bay of Many Coves Helicopter Tour with 3-Course Lunch from Wellington
"The helicopter ride, our pilot who gave us great commentries, the lunch was yummy, the resort wow and the staff were all amazing!"..."
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Guided Wellington Sightseeing Tour by Electric Bike
"Bike riding in beautiful parts of the world is one of our favorite things to do while traveling. Wellington, NZ did not disappoint! The scenery was breathtaking and the bikes were great! Thank you!"..."
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Walking Food Tour Of Wellington
"We loved the food tour in Wellington. Some awesome food and our host, “Peter” was superb. He had interesting facts and was a lot of fun."..."
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Half Day Martinborough Winery Tour from Wellington
"Excellent weather, wines and great small group company. The driver was flexible and accommodating and helpful. A beaut day out!"..."
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Full-Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour
"My husband and I had a wonderful day in Wellington with the ebikes we rented. Location was easy to find and the staff were super friendly and helpful. We rode approximately 30 miles up the coast and in land and even up Mt Victoria. Bikes were awesome 😎"..."
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Wētā Workshop Experience in Wellington
"Great tour, very interesting, would do it again next time we visit Wellington, worth visiting if you love movies"..."
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Private Martinborough Foodie Delights Tour from Wellington
"Tom our tour guide was fantastic. Very flexible and went the extra mile with grace and consideration. The whole family loved the beekeeper and olive grove experiences. Thoroughly recommend this tour for my fellow Aussies wanting to get a feel for the beautiful country around Wellington NZ."..."
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Private Wellington Full Day Sightseeing Tour
"Andrew was a wonderful host to the city he is quite proud of. He took us to every corner of the city. Gave pertinent and at times funny commentary and went above and beyond with his efforts. If you want to see Wellington properly, Andrew is your man!"..."
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Small Group Daytime 2-Hour Eco Wildlife Tour at Zealandia
"One of the best eco tours we have been on. Wonderful facility with a very knowledgeable guide. Hard to believe you are in the middle of Wellington. Highly recommended."..."
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Spectacular Wellington: Private Sightseeing Tour - Full Day
"It was a fabulous day. Very informative. Suzee was always very helpful. A perfect day. Especially recommended for disabled people."..."
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Martinborough Foodie Half Day Tour
"Nice personalised tour. Maybe could have included some town highlights. Tour included cheese tasting, a winery and a chocolate shop Chocolate shop was the wife's favourite."..."
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Wharekauhau Degustation Heli-lunch
"The wine matching to the world class cuisine along with the outstanding service, makes this an unforgettable experience."..."
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Martinborough Full Day Wine Tour
"Had a great experience on our day out at Martinborough. Our Tour guide Brian was awesome. Very friendly and informative. Super nice guy. The vineyards we’re lovely and the lunch was delish. The drive was stunning as well. I would recommend this Tour to anyone. A fantastic way to spend a a day. Thanks Brian."..."
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