Wellington, Episode 2: Food, wine & culture in the capital

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New Zealand's capital city is known for its arts, heritage, culture and native beauty. 

Episode two of the Kombi Diaries visits Wellington, a vibrant city located at the bottom of the North Island. Come and experience Wellington for yourself as part of a kiwi road trip. Relax at Oriental Bay, Wellington’s golden inner-city beach, and delve into the museums, art galleries, eateries and bars

Wellington Attractions →

Top food experiences in Wellington →

Wellington Cable Car →

Marlborough Sounds →

If you want to visit the South Island, this is where you board the inter-island ferry between Wellington and Picton - the ferry ride is one of the most spectacular in the world. Looking to create your own Kiwi road trip? Use our inspiring Kombi Diaries itinerary as a guide.

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