There's no shortage of things to do near Rydges Wellington Airport

Rydges Wellington Airport is situated just a 20-minute drive from downtown Wellington. Despite its size, you’ll find a wealth of attractions crammed into this vibrant city.

Head to the top of Courtney Place for a taste of 1920s’ splendour at the Embassy Theatre, or discover the incredible collection of Māori artefacts, natural treasures and historical displays at the Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa). Join the team at Weta Workshop for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of the props, costumes and special effects used in blockbusters such as The Lord of the Rings, The Chronicles of Narnia, and more.

Get out among the kitesurfers and dog-owners to enjoy the fresh air at Lyall Bay Beach, Wellington’s most popular surf beach. Take in stunning views of Wellington on a South Coast Seal Safari; here, you can spot New Zealand’s native wildlife roaming against a backdrop of rugged coastlines and rolling hills.

Refine your swing at Miramar Golf Course, a championship links-style course created by Graham Marsh Golf Design. For a bit of variety, head to ASB Sports Centre for the chance to participate in a range of indoor sports and recreation activities.

With so many things to do and see, you’ll be sure to have an unforgettable time in Wellington.

Upcoming events in Wellington

Terracotta Warriors Exhibition at Te Papa
15 Dec, 2018 - 22 Apr, 2019

Terracotta Warriors Exhibition at Te Papa

Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality offers you a rare opportunity...

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Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival
20 Feb - 24 Feb, 2019

Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival

Te Matatini is a significant cultural festival and the pinnacle...

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2 Mar, 2019

Eminem Concert

EMINEM IS COMING TO WELLINGTON IN 2019! One New Zealand...

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Bryan Ferry Concert
5 Mar, 2019

Bryan Ferry Concert

Frontier Touring is thrilled to announce arena shows by one...

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John Farnham Concert
7 Mar, 2019

John Farnham Concert

Wellington will also now get a chance to hear Whispering...

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Bryan Adams Concert
14 Mar, 2019

Bryan Adams Concert

Armed with a career spanning over four decades and a...

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Nitro Circus
16 Mar, 2019

Nitro Circus

Spectacular All New Stunt Show Draws On Game-Changing Innovations in...

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22 Mar, 2019

Jim Beam Homegrown Pre Party

Extend the party in Wellington with the official Homegrown Pre-Party...

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23 Mar, 2019

Jim Beam Homegrown

After another record sell out, Jim Beam Homegrown returns to...

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