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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Nature Preserve
“Really lovely walks through old native bush. Free entry. Walks from 30 minutes to an hour or two. Lots of native birds. The air in so nice in there, it's a special and invigorating place. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
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“low key cosy pub, good for rainy days not far from Karori. great curly fries”
  • 13 locals recommend
Route
“You can get to the top of the Walkway within minutes and have views over Wellington, both city and sea. I can show you how to walk there”
  • 2 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Take a bush walk and see native trees and birds in their natural habitat - free”
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
Natural Feature
“A great walk, and the reward of stunning views at the top. Part of the Northern Walkway.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Amazing pastries! Fabulous atmosphere and friendly staff too. One of the closest cafés to your flat on historic Tinakori Rd. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Supermarket
“Countdown is New Zealand’s leading supermarket brand, serving more than 2.5 million customers every week.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Mountain
“This is one my favourite walk and it just happens to be situated at the top of Wadestown hill. The view of Wellington is beautiful.”
  • 1 local recommends
Cemetery
“Second largest Cemetery in New Zealand, park like surrounds and lots of history hidden here. Great for an afternoon stroll.”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends