Wellington, New Zealand


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Wellington is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand. It is at the southwestern tip of the North Island, between Cook Strait and the Rimutaka Range, with 397,900 residents.

  • Area: 112 sq miles (290 km≤)
  • Population: 200,100 (2011)
  • Colleges and Universities: Victoria University of Wellington

Places to visit

Moa and eagle at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa-5May2009
The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
It is the national museum and art gallery of New Zealand
Cable Car
The Wellington Cable Car
It is a funicular railway in Wellington, between
Lambton Quay, the main shopping street, and Kelburn, a suburb in the hills
overlooking the central city, rising 120 m over a length of 612 m.
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Zealandia, formerly known as the Karori Wildlife Sanctuary,
is a protected natural area in Wellington
The Wellington Botanic Garden, New Zealand
The Wellington Botanic Garden
The Wellington Botanic Garden, Wellington, New Zealand,
covers 25 hectares of land on the side of the hill between
Thorndon and Kelburn, near central Wellington.
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Wellington Zoo
Wellington Zoo is nestled in the green belt of Wellington, New Zealand.
Now over 100 years old, it was the country’s first Zoo
and has 13-hectare dedicated to over 100 different
species of fauna from across the globe.

Source: Wikipedia

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