Wellington Art, Wine & City Tours
Flat Earth NZ Experiences is Wellington’s premium luxury day tour specialist. Tours showcase Wellington’s unique art, culture and natural beauty.
Tour groups are small and friendly with flexible itineraries and professional hosts. Half Day, Full Day or Private and multi-day tours are available.
Everything is covered - pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or the airport, arrange the itinerary, and transport you in air-conditioned luxury.
Wellington is the absolute arts capital of New Zealand. Beautiful Victorian buildings sit beside daring architectural designs. Museums and galleries display the best of the world's historical collections and the latest works by contemporary New Zealand artists. Spend half a day immersed in art and architecture. Your guide will take you on an exploration of the cities multitude of beautiful sculptures and galleries, to share with you the diversity of a city that provides an artistic experience around every corner.
Departs 9am | Duration 4 hours
Full or Half-day city tours. On the full day tour, visit Courtney Place, the home to much of Wellington's nightlife and restaurants, picturesque Oriental Bay and Mt Victoria for 360 degree views of the city. Next stop is the New Zealand Parliament and a tour inside before visiting the stunning Old St Pauls Cathedral.
Enjoy lunch at one of the coastal cafes and then on to visit the Weta Workshop, centre of New Zealand's movie industry. At Weta you will be treated to their new 'Workshop Tour', a behind the scenes tour showcasing the amazing works going on in"Wellywood".
Return via the wild and untamed Southern Coast, much of which is a marine reserve, back in the city to visit quirky Cuba Street and continue with a ride on the Wellington Cable Car. Save the best for last with your final stop at Te Papa National Museum of New Zealand.
Departs 9am | Duration 8 hours or Departs 08:30 or 13:30 | Duration 4 hours
Journey north to Wellington’s famous wine region the Wairarapa (Maori for 'The glistening waters'). Benefiting from New Zealand’s rich volcanic past the alluvial soils of this region are now producing some of our best new wines. This stunning part of the country is only an hour’s drive from Wellington city, over the spectacular Rimutaka Mountain range.
As part of the trip you learn about the history of this fascinating part of the country and stop for tastings at a premium selection of the best wineries the region has to offer. Your guide will select a lunch spot from the many wineries and cafes. Before your return you have time to browse the many boutique shops including the artisan cheeses and olive oils from the region.
Departs 8:30am | Duration 8 hours
Price: $225 to $385
Half day / Full day
includes entry fees & lunch or snacks
Private tour option
Accommodation, city or airport pick-up.
GROUP SIZE Small group or private tour
CHILD POLICY Contact operator
CANCELLATION Contact operator
SEASON Open year round