Things to do in Wellington
Wellington is the capital city of New Zealand and the most southern city on the North Island. The ferry connecting New Zealand's two main islands leaves from Wellington. Visit Thorndon, New Zealand's oldest suburb, visit the magnificent Parliament buildings and Old St Paul's Cathedral and see the famous Beehive, the seat of government. Travel by cable car to the top of Mt Victoria and Te Papa - the national museum.
Visit the Exhibition at ZEALANDIA, to be transported back 1,000 years to the time before humans arrived on New Zealand. see New Zealandís incredible natural history and world-renowned conservation movement in a state-of-the-art indoor exhibition. Then step outside, into the Sanctuary Valley, a 225-hectare (550-acre) eco-sanctuary to see some of New Zealandís rarest birds, reptiles and insects in the wild.