Wellington Botanic Gardens

Wellington Botanic Gardens

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21 Scenic Attractions

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An Oasis overlooking the Capital City

The Wellington Botanical Gardens are a true oasis, overlooking the capital city of New Zealand. Fantastic views from the top!

Accessing the gardens by cable car adds a special dimension.

Great for the family.

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North IslandWellington RegionWellington

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Mike Fricker

Ranking: 10/10

03Oct18. Cable car to top $5 one way, $9 return. Good walks around the gardens. The treehouse was good, although we didn’t go inside. Cafe at the top. We were glad we went in there rather than wait for the one at the bottom of the gardens. The walk down to the city past the Beehive was good. Interesting cemetery. Some quite tragic stories on headstones.

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Helna Saumanova

Czech Republic

Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful view of Wellington, well marked.

Reviewed over 1 year ago and experienced in January 2017

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Sabrina and Hannes

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Nice walks and plants and views from the top, free admission.

Reviewed over 1 year ago and experienced in November 2016

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Selma Franke

Ranking: 9/10

Lovely place to relax and enjoy nature right next to the city. Good facilities.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in November 2016

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Richard

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful and fabulous garden with nice views of the city.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in November 2016

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Sybille

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

So much flora and fauna - amazing and without a fee!

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Marine

France

Ranking: 8/10

Nice views, quiet, lots of things to learn.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Eberhard

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

No entrance fee!

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Andre

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Nice view of the town and various flora and fauna.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Su Jung Han

Korea, Republic of

Ranking: 10/10

Various viewing points to see Wellington.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Hector Sharp

England

Ranking: 7/10

Lovely walk through the gardens and a great place to view Wellington CBD.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Fanny

France

Ranking: 9/10

Really beautiful, amazing view, wonderful plants.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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renee verwey

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

Nice gardens, well maintained, the cafe was also lovely next to the rose garden - tea and carrot cake! Typically english, loved it.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in January 2016