Southern Explorer Walking Tour From Wellington
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- Visit Mount Victoria for views
- Enjoy a day in nature through the green belt on an energetic walk
- Pop in to quirky Newtown for lunch
- Marvel at New Zaland Fur Seals at Red Rocks
- Explore Wellington history and environment
DescriptionMeet your guide at the Wellington I-site in the CBD. Take off along the gorgeous Wellington Waterfront before heading for the hills. The route follows the Te Araroa Walkway to its North Island conclusion via Mt Victoria, Mt Albert, and through to Houghton Bay on the South coast. You will then shuttle through to Owhiro Bay and continue your walk out to Red Rocks to enjoy views of the South Island and watch seals frolic on the rocky shore. This walk is proof that you don’t have to travel far to experience some of the best sights NZ has to offer. Guides will regale walkers with interesting historical, geological, and natural history. You will pass the Wellington Zoo where you may see Hamadryas Baboons if you’re lucky. This energetic walk includes some steep hills and requires moderate fitness. You must be prepared to spend most of the day on your feet. Your effort is rewarded by tremendous views, great exercise, and entertaining dialogue with top class guides.
Walking poles if requested
Shuttles/transport during tour
- • This is an active tour and requires a moderate level of fitness, as you will walk on unsealed paths that can be steep at times
- Guides will adjust pace of the tour to suit abilities of customers • Please let your guide know of your special dietary requirements
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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