Well known for it's picturesque natural harbour and pretty hillsides dotted with colonial villas, Wellington is one of the world's most beautiful capital cities.[ReadMoreMob] It attracts visitors from around the globe who come to explore the famous setting of a host of blockbuster movies including the Lord of the Rings trilogy, King Kong and Avatar and sample the vibrant culture and atmosphere found within the city centre.
There's never a dull day in Wellington and thanks to the city's relatively small size, you can enjoy the diverse array of sites and attractions on offer without wasting hours travelling from place to place. Explore the abundance of boutiques, shops, fine restaurants and trendy galleries in the city, then wander the rolling hills and rugged coastline via stunning walking and hiking trails. Or if you prefer, you can always head to Oriental Bay - the inner city beach - and while away the hours on the golden sands.