Wellington and the Wairarapa Sights

Wellington Botanic Garden

  • Upland Rd. and Glenmore St. Map It
  • Wellington
  • Garden/Arboretum

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

In the hills overlooking downtown is a concentration of splendidly varied terrain. Woodland gardens under native and exotic trees fill the valleys, water-loving plants line a pond and mountain streams, and lawns spread over flatter sections with beds of bright seasonal bulbs and annuals. The lovely Lady Norwood Rose Garden is in the northeast part of the garden. If you don't want to walk the hill up to the garden, the Kelburn Cable Car can take you. Or take the No. 12 bus (direction: Karori) from Lambton Quay to the main (Glenmore Street) entrance.

Sight Information

Address:

Upland Rd. and Glenmore St., (parking lot on Tinakori Rd.), Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

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Phone:

04-801–3071-gardens; 04-472–8167

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Main gardens daily sunrise–sunset.

Published 10/27/2015

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