Wellington and the Wairarapa Sights

Kelburn Cable Car

  • 280 Lambton Quay Map It
  • Wellington
  • Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

Published 08/30/2016

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The Swiss-built funicular railway makes a short-but-sharp climb to Kelburn Terminal, from which you get great views across parks and city buildings to Port Nicholson. Sit on the left side during the six-minute journey for the best scenery. At the top, a small Cable Car Museum in the old winding house has a free display of restored cable cars.

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280 Lambton Quay, at Grey St. and Upland Rd., Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

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  • NZ$4 one-way fare; NZ$7 round-trip

Published 08/30/2016


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