3 days in New Zealand Itinerary

3 days in New Zealand Itinerary

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3 days in New Zealand Itinerary

Start: Wellington
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Wellington
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
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Queenstown
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Wellington

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Wellington

Wellington
Wellington, the world's southernmost capital city and New Zealand's second most populous urban area, combines the nation's rugged history and nature with its modern and cosmopolitan present.
On the 22nd (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at ZEALANDIA Sanctuary, then take in nature's colorful creations at Wellington Botanic Garden, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Wellington itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Wellington. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Wellington

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Wellington Botanic Garden
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Wellington Botanic Garden ©
Wellington Botanic Garden
ZEALANDIA Sanctuary ©
ZEALANDIA Sanctuary

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Queenstown

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Peregrine Wines, have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Queenstown trip generator.

Fly from Wellington to Queenstown in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Queenstown

Tours Fun & Games Outdoors
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Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Spas & Wellness

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