Best Wellington Experiences Under $100


Looking for an activity that won't dent your wallet too much?  We've created our guide to those budget friendly activities in Wellington to enjoy.

Wellington: Electric Bike Hire

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsExplore Wellington on your own terms by electric bikeMake easy work of Wellington's hills and ascend for panoranic viewsGet a boost from the electric assistPark up almost anywhere to visit city museums and attractionsGo for a picnic in the one of the numerous parks, bays, or beachesDescriptionRide at your own pace by hiring an e-bike to explore Wellington city and the surrounding bays. T... More info

Wellington: Return Cable Car Ticket

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsTravel on one of New Zealand's only running funicular railwaysExplore the hidden charm that Wellington has to offerAdmire the panoramic views of the growing cityscapeEnjoy easy access to the Botanic Garden and Cable Car MuseumDescriptionFollow the Cable Car signpost around Lambton Quay to find the hidden Cable Car Lane in the heart of the city centre.  Wellington's iconic Cable Car trav... More info

Wellington: Wētā Workshop Experience and Guided Tour

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsRevisit elements from iconic TV and film productions on a guided studio tourEnter a world of miniatures and model making and discover the skills involvedMarvel at the processes and techniques required for producing TV and filmVisit the studio that was responsible for various film industry innovationsExplore props, costumes, and cool stuff that was used to produce hit moviesDescriptionVis... More info

Wellington: Fear Factory Haunted House Admission Ticket

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsBe terrified by live actors and impressive special effects in unexpected placesMake your way through the dark maze and step below the deck of the Lost Ghost ShipChallenge yourself and your friends or family to see who is the bravestDescriptionFeel the adrenaline rush and learn about Wellington’s haunted history in the heart of New Zealand’s capital city.  Enter the interactive dark... More info

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa: Mana Māori Tour

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsExplore the museum's Maori cultural treasures on guided tourListen to stories and insights about Maori culture, art, and historyDiscover cultural exhibits with a friendly, knowledgable guide in a small groupDescriptionEnjoy a 1-hour guided afternoon tour to discover Te Papa’s Maori cultural treasures and hear their stories. This tour will enrich your understanding of what makes New Zea... More info

Museum of NZ Te Papa Tongarewa Twilight Express Tour

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsSee the highlights of the museum's vast collection and gain insight from your guideExplore the museum in the early evening, when the daytime crowds have thinnedLearn about New Zealand's art and history, Māori culture, and natural environmentDescriptionTake a 45-minute express tour at twilight when the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa is less crowded. Tick off the museum's main... More info

Museum of NZ Te Papa Tongarewa: Gallipoli Early Entry Ticket

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsSee the ground-breaking Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War exhibition before the crowds arriveMarvel at giant sculptures frozen in a moment of time and at 2.4 times human sizeLearn the story of eight ordinary New Zealanders who found themselves in extraordinary circumstancesExplore the vast collections of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa at your own paceDescriptionAvoid the crowd... More info

Zealandia by Day Tour

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsEnjoy a 2-hour guided walking tour of Zealandia Ecosanctuary in WellingtonLearn about New Zealand’s native wildlife from an expert local guide in a small groupSee rare and endangered birds including takahē, tui, and kākā or spot the tutuaraDescriptionDiscover New Zealand’s native wildlife on an immersive 2-hour guided walking tour at Zealandia Ecosanctuary. Located 10-minutes from... More info

Zealandia by Night Tour

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsExplore Zealandia at night by torchlight with an experienced guideLook for kiwi foraging in the night and see rare native New Zealand animals in their natural habitatSee the highlights of Zealandia's interactive exhibitionDescriptionExperience Zealandia by night on a guided tour by torchlight. The fully-fenced, urban eco-sanctuary is located 10-minutes from Wellington central business d... More info

Wellington: 2-Hour Guided Bike Tour

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsExplore Wellington by electric bike on a guided tourMake easy work of Wellington's hillsLearn about the history of the city and spot some local landmarksDescriptionMeet your guide on Queens Wharf in central Wellington in time for a 10:30 AM departure. After listening to the safety briefing, enjoy some time to practice riding on your electric bike in a car-free space before heading out. ... More info

Wellington Self-Guided Audio Tour

Best Wellington Experiences Under $100

HighlightsSoak up the atmosphere on a Walking TourExplore a city with a fully narrated tourRide up the cable car to see the stunning views from Mt VictoriaDescriptionDownload a vibrant MP3 self-guided audio tour combined with a fully detailed map of the area of your tour. Immerse yourself in the windy city of Wellington which is locally known as the 'Coolest Little Capital in the World'. In this ... More info