Wellington is the capital city of New Zealand and is situated near the southern most point of the North Island. Wellington has been referred to as the coolest little capital in the world. Wellington is famous as a cultural capital, set in gorgeous Victorian timber architecture, surrounded by bushy hillsides and harbor views.
Fun Fact: Wellington is the southernmost capital city in the world and is also called the windy capital of the world.
- Te Papa museum (highly recommended)
- Cable car rides
- National war memorial
- Space and plane observatory