Otari Wilton's Bush

Otari Wilton's Bush


4 Rankers Reviews

4 Face-to-Face

16 Wellington

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Various short walks from 5 mins to 1 hour

A beaut botanical area, close to Wellington city, dedicated to New Zealand native plants.


Feature Value Info


North IslandWellington RegionWellington


  • Walking
  • Free

Operating Times

Open all day


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Lucy Millett

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Bush walk with wonderful scenery and different walks/trails for all abilities. Make sure you do the treetop walk, 450m above the forest floor.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in November 2016

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Jonathan Briggs

United States

Ranking: 10/10

Amazing location in the hills above Wellington. Beautifully preserved natural bush, lots of trails and birds. Free.

Reviewed almost 6 years ago

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R & M Willows

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Lots of walk and very interesting.

Reviewed over 9 years ago and experienced in November 2011

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Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

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Nick Morrison

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