Wellington Rental Car Travel Itinerary

New Zealand’s capital city offers visitors a huge selection of culture, art, events and attractions along with a bunch of really amazing places to dine and relax. Sitting snuggly at the southern tip of New Zealand’s North Island, Wellington a relatively compact city, is surrounded by steep hill country and the ocean.

Need some inspiration when visiting Wellington for a week or more? We’ve put together a helpful travel itinerary with some of the best attractions and activities on offer, all within easy driving distance.

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Day 1

Lets get going and explore!

Day 2

Wildlife is the feature today, along with some fresh air and sunshine!

Day 3

Up, up and away!

Day 4

Heading up the coast lets enjoy a little taste of New Zealand outside of the big city.

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Day 5

Taking it a bit further afield today, Palmerston North is the destination.

Day 6

Back in the Capital today, its time to take in some… politics?

Day 7

Taking it slow today, its time to wind down before hitting the road again.

Wellington Travel

Getting around Wellington is easy with a rental car and there are plenty of options for you to choose from.

NZ Rent A Car has car rental locations throughout New Zealand, including a handy Wellington car rental depot offering a wide range of reliable affordable rental cars to suit all budgets.

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Explore Wellington at your own pace with low cost car rental from New Zealand Rent A Car.

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