Up to 7 days
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. 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. After leaving the central city you will drive out along the stunning Wellington harbor to visit private studios to see internationally renowned New Zealand artists at work. You will have the opportunity to explore the art collections at some of the city’s leading galleries and learn about our rich mix of Maori, Pacific and European History. You will have the opportunity to browse for unique gifts at exclusive city stores that sell pieces from leading Pacific Rim artists. Enjoy a coffee and the entertainment of Wellington’s café culture, and take a stroll along the waterfront from the City Gallery to Te Papa. The waterfront is a living work of art, packed with poetry, sculpture, artwork and people, and set against one of the world’s most spectacular harbours.
Tour Duration 4 Hours