• Location: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Duration: 1 day (approx.)
From USD $ 30.49 View price calendar

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See the top attractions of Wellington on a hop-on hop-off minivan tour that follows a 90 minute route throughout the capital city and its outskirts. You can hop off at any of the 11 stops to explore points of interest such as Mt Victoria Lookout, Wellington Zoo, Wellington Botanic Garden or the Te Papa museum on your own. Your guide points out sights such as Parliament & Old St Paul’s Church and the Cable Car on this small-group tour.


  • Hop-on hop-off tour of Wellington by minivan
  • Choose to disembark at any of 11 convenient stops to visit specific sights in depth
  • Explore the natural world at Zealandia, Wellington Zoo, Carter Observatory or the Botanic Gardens
  • Stop for photo ops at the top of Mt Victoria where you get great views overlooking Wellington
  • Hear informative commentary onboard the minivan from your friendly and knowledgeable guide

What You Can Expect

Wellington Hop-on Hop-Off Bus Tour

Old St Paul's, Wellington

Start your hop-on hop-off minivan tour at the Wellington i-Site Visitor Centre. Your guide makes a brief photo stop at Mt Victoria, but you can disembark at any of the 11 stops to visit a site in more depth on your own.

View interactive exhibits on Maori culture at the Te Papa Tongarewa, a premier museum, or take in contemporary design at City Gallery Wellington; delve into Wellington’s maritime history at the award-winning Museum of Wellington; discover New Zealand wildlife at Zealandia or the Wellington Zoo; stroll Wellington Botanic Garden; or gaze up at the southern hemisphere in the Carter Observatory’s digital planetarium.

Your ticket is valid for the day of purchase (tickets purchased for the last departure of the day are also valid for the following day), and your driver can tell you when the next minivan will arrive to take you to the next location. If you’d like to check out great cafés, restaurants and shops, disembark at chic Courtenay Place, bohemian Cuba Precinct or the gorgeous waterfront around Oriental Bay. Wellington offers so much to explore, you may not want to leave.


Customer Reviews

anjum United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2018

Awesome !!!

David M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2018

Great company to deal with. Knowledgeable and obliging driver. Awesome scenery.

Terri S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2018

Very pretty drive. The bus driver was very nice and helpful. Small bus/van. Comfortable.

Gillian C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2018

Very glad not to have to walk to the top of Wellington to see the sights. A very personal service.

Margaret J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2018

Excellent way to see Wellington. All drivers very informative. Even if weather inclement, there will be enough sheltered activities to enjoy.

Alan R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2018

The driver was very knowledgeable and friendly. The tour covered all the old and new areas of the city which was very handy to see if there were any places to visit that had not already been seen. Definitely the best way to see the highlinghts.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2018

Was very well organised and plenty of time for the places of interest

Cheryl C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2018

Great drivers - so friendly and knowledgable

Kristine P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2018

I loved this tour. Great way to see Wellington. Tour guides were amazing.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2018

Hop on hop off bus drivers are very friendly and informative. Best way to see Wellington! Make sure you get off and walk over to the Beehive and take a tour of Parliment!

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