Wellington is the capital of New Zealand, home to a population of almost 400,000 people. Known locally as the 'windy city', Wellington is an exciting harbour city, with numerous tourist attractions such as the Museum of New Zealand, Wellington cable car and Carter Observatory. Wellington is also a good place to experience fun outdoor activities like abseiling 'zorbing', bungee jumping and reverse bungee jumping!
Wellington being the capital is also home to most of New Zealands national museums and art galleries including the National War Memorial and City Gallery.
Wellington is also well known to be a art hub of New Zealand, with the city home to many theatres and dance companies. Private arts and creative businesses are prominent in the area.
Hotels and serviced apartments in Wellington are available to suit all budgets and taste - from budget hostels to luxury serviced apartments with harbour views and balconies.