Daily Walks

Start of walk in Civic Square

Take a walk - Every day at 10.00am ... Daily Wellington Walks give you an excellent introduction into this exuberant, walkable city and its people. Our guides have a deep knowledge and love of Wellington and enjoy helping to make your visit an absolutely positively fantastic experience.

We recommend that you take this walks preferably at the start of your stay, because then we can give you lots of information that will help you to make the most of the rest of your time in Wellington.

Morning walks take 2 to 2.5 hours, We walk rain or shine, so dress to suit the weather. 

Wellington Walks leave from the i-SITE Visitor Centre 111 Wakefield St (at Cuba St). Look for the guide in the bright, green vest!

Our 10.00am Essential Wellington Walk features Civic Square, the waterfront, Queen's Wharf, Old Bank Arcade, Lambton Quay, Supreme Court, The Old Government Buildings Parliament and more. Your guide will also consider any special interests you have and alter their route if possible to take these in.

Note  that our regular daily walk at 10am is not currently accessible by wheelchair due to building work in the Civic Square. When this work is complete access will again be possible. Also note that there is a slope up to the Parliament Buildings.

The walk is 'one way' and you can continue your exploration of Wellington after you farewell the guide.

You can book the 10am walk  by using the "Online Booking" secure link at the bottom of the page below, up to 5pm on the day before the walk,  or at the i-SITE, up to the walk commencement time.

The cost is $20 for adults and free for children 16 years and under

 (Children must be accompanied by an adult.)

Look for the guide in the bright green vest

Heritage/ Cable car walks at 9.30am

These walks operate on demand in the cruise ship season from early October to late April on specific days. Advance booking is essential. Cruise ship guests and independent travellers are both welcome.

Refer to the page Passengers on Cruise Ships for more information