Wellington is the capital and seat of Government,
Wellington is a city that has become a mecca for the arts, live theatre, home of Te Papa - the National Museum, a harbour with great views and a wide range of boutique bars and restaurants to choose from.
the second largest gay and lesbian population in the country, Wellington's gay and lesbian community blends in within arts, restaurant and theatre community making the city
truly cosmopolitan and being the - Harbour Capital.
The city boasts many fine museums, libraries, art galleries, and
theatres, and parks in a greenbelt around the central city, as well as dining,
shopping and entertainment, and nightlife in the Courtenay Place area. New
Zealand's only working cable car provides panoramic views.
Discover the nation's identity in the Capital, where heritage treasures like
Parliament Buildings, the National Archives and Te Papa offer you a unique
insight into the stories of our country. Or experience heritage of a more
natural kind throughout a region blessed with an astonishing variety of
is the geographical and political centre of New Zealand, this beautiful
harbour capital combines city sophistication with the intimacy of a compact
village. Jam-packed with national treasures, artistic flair, gastronomic
delights, shopping sensations and scenic beauty, Wellington is the ultimate
urban destination in New Zealand. Wellington region includes the Kapiti Coast
and Hutt Valley. The Wairarapa region is just one hour's drive from Wellington