Mt Victoria Lookout
For a readily accessible viewpoint of the city, harbour and surrounds, venture up to the lookout atop the 196m Mt Victoria, east of the...
Freyberg Pool & Fitness Centre
Freyberg Pool & Fitness Centre has a heated indoor lap pool, plus a spa, sauna and gym (casual fitness classes $9.50).
Wildly alternative BATS presents cutting-edge and experimental NZ theatre – varied, cheap and intimate.
Swish fish from one of the country’s best chefs, in an elegant restaurant with panoramic harbour views. The degustation menu is an...
Weta Cave information
Lonely Planet review
Film buffs will enjoy the Weta Cave, a fun, mind-boggling mini-museum of the Academy Award–winning company that brought The Lord of the Rings, King Kong, The Adventures of Tintin and The Hobbit to life. It's 9km east of the city centre, a pleasant waterside bike ride or 20 minutes on the No 2 bus.