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Full-Day Eco Trek, Seal Colony & Farm Tour from Wellington

Product ID: 149669
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Explore the best of Wellington on an adventurous 4WD full-day tour. Enjoy an eco-trek in the majestic Otari-Wilton's Bush, see a New Zealand fur seal colony and visit a working farm.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pick-up service

Hotel pick-up and drop-off is available from selected Wellington hotels. Please advise your accommodation or cruise ship details when booking. The local operator will confirm your pick-up location and time, your pick-up time may be earlier than the tour start time.
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Walk through the only Botanic gardens in New Zealand dedicated to native plants
  • Visit a colony of Wild New Zealand fur seals
  • See an ancient 800-year-old tree, learn about a working cattle and sheep farm
Full description
Discover wild Wellington on a full-day tour departing from central city. Start your day with an eco trek through Otari-Wilton's Bush, savor a delicious lunch, then enjoy a visit to the seal colony and a farm tour in the afternoon. 

Be picked up from your hotel and travel past some of the city’s most famous icons on the way to Otari Wiltons Bush. Set off on an eco trek to explore the fernery, looking out for native birds that frequent the area. Head up to the highlight of the trek, a Rimu tree estimated to be over 800 years old. See the trees as the birds see them on the canopy walkway.

Enjoy fabulous views of the Downtown area and harbor at the Stellin Memorial Lookout. Savor lunch at one of Wellington’s finest cafés. Discover the history of a working cattle and sheep farm at Terawhiti Station. Drive across a live fault line, rocky beachfront and around headlands to visit a colony of Wild New Zealand fur seals. The tour concludes with drop-off at your Wellington hotel around 17:00 PM. 
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop-off from selected hotels
  • Transport
  • Small-group tour
  • Local and experienced guide
  • Lunch and afternoon tea
  • Otari-Wilton's Bush eco trek
  • Visit to New Zealand fur seal colony
  • Farm entry
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Tour runs in most weather but can be cancelled due to high winds
• Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the day
• Please advise any dietary requirements when booking (vegetarian & gluten-free options are available)
• Tour is not suitable for people with wheelchairs, walkers or those with limited mobility
• The tour itinerary may change depending on weather and bookings