Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city and is situated at the bottom of the North Island. Centred around Wellington Harbour and surrounded by rolling hills, Wellington is New Zealand’s Culture Capital. Here’s our pick of the 5 top things to do in Wellington, all easily accessible by rental car.
Located at the bottom tip of the North Island, between Cook Strait and the Rimutaka Range, Wellington offers a great base for exploring the area in your rental car. Hit the road to experience some of these great attractions or head further afield on a road trip.
New Zealand Rent a Car’s Wellington car rental depot has changed ownership and is now under the stewardship of experienced hire car owners Marty Oetgen and James Hutchison.
If you’re looking for a unique cultural experience, head to Auckland or Wellington in October 2011 for Diwali: Festival of Lights – the largest Indian cultural event in New Zealand.
Heading to Wellington around 25 Aug – 10 Sept? Don’t miss the World of Wearable Art show – a spectacular, internationally acclaimed event in New Zealand’s capital city.