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Wellington package deals for October 2020

Experience the capital's culture with these Wellington holiday deals.

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Wellington is the perfect starting point for a tour of New Zealand. World-class museums and galleries offer insights into the country’s culture and heritage, while conservation parks such as Zealandia invite you to learn about the animals and ecosystems that New Zealand is famous for.

Latest Wellington holiday deals:

Trafalgar Tours Trafalgar Tours

Up to 15% off last-minute trips

Valid for travel on select dates in 2020 and 2021. Destinations include Europe, UK, the Middle East, Argentina, India, Asia, New Zealand, Australia and Africa and more. T&Cs apply.

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Europcar Europcar

Up to 20% off Australia and New Zealand rentals

Available on select dates until 15 December 2020. Rental must be for 2 days or more and booked 21 days in advance. T&Cs apply.

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Hotels.com Hotels.com

Extra 8% off on hotel bookings

Save on hotel stays before 31 December 2020 in Australia, New Zealand, Bali, Fiji, Thailand, Singapore, USA and more. Available at select hotels.

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Europcar Europcar

Up to 20% off base rate

Available on rentals until 15 December 2020 in Australia and New Zealand. Pick up on Sunday, Monday or Tuesday required to avail offer. T&Cs apply

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Otel.com Otel.com

Extra 9% off hotel bookings

Valid on select hotel stays worldwide like Australia, New Zealand, Bali, Thailand, USA, Europe and more on all dates, including over holidays like Easter, Christmas and New Year's Eve. Some restrictions apply.

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P&O Cruises P&O Cruises

Up to $1,000 OBC on cruises

Available on cruises in 2021 and 2022. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Vanuatu, Singapore and more. T&Cs apply.

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DriveNow DriveNow

Campervan hire from $5/day

Available on select routes, dates and locations in Australia, including Darwin, Alice Springs, Cairns and Brisbane, and New Zealand.

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G Adventures G Adventures

Up to 15% off Australia and New Zealand tours

Available on select dates in 2020 and 2021. Destinations include Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne, Cairns, Wellington, Auckland, Queenstown and more. T&Cs apply.

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Kiwi.com Kiwi.com

New Zealand flights from $352 return

Available on select dates in 2021 to Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown, Dunedin, Rotorua and more. Sample fare is Gold Coast-Christchurch with Jetstar.

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Qeeq Qeeq

Up to 20% off Australia and New Zealand rentals

Available on rentals until 31 January 2021 with Thrifty, Yesaway, Hitch, Yes Rental, Ace, snap rentals and more. T&Cs apply

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Skyscanner Skyscanner

Norfolk Island flights from $632 return

Available on select flights from January - June 2021 with Air New Zealand. Sample fare departs from Sydney. T&Cs apply.

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Skyscanner Skyscanner

Air New Zealand flights from $532 return

Available on select flights from January - June 2021 to Christchurch, Wellington, Queenstown and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Auckland. T&Cs apply.

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Topdeck Topdeck

New Zealand trips from $1,209

Available for travel on select dates in 2021. Destinations include Queenstown, Christchurch, Franz Josef Glacier, Auckland, Wellington and more. T&Cs apply.

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CruiseDirect CruiseDirect

Australia and New Zealand cruises from USD$365

Available on select dates in 2021 with Princess Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Holland America Line and more. Sample rate is for a 3-night cruise with Royal Caribbean.

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CruiseDirect CruiseDirect

Up to 60% off 2nd guest + kids sail free on worldwide cruises

Available on select dates in 2021 with Royal Caribbean Cruises. Plus get 30% off 3rd and 4th guest and up to USD$1,000 OBC. Destinations include Mexico, Bahamas, Alaska, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, France and more. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to $10 off international flights

Available on select travel dates when you use the code. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, London and more. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to $50 off holiday package fees

Available on all vacations when you use the code. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, USA and more. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to $10 off hotel booking fees

Available on select stay dates when you use the code. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, USA and more. T&Cs apply.

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Airbnb Airbnb

New Zealand stays from $30/night

Available on select dates from July onward for Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown and Christchurch stays. T&Cs apply.

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Destination International Destination International

8-day New Zealand getaway with flights from $2,299

Available for travel on select dates from 1 February - 30 November 2021. Package includes return economy flights, accommodation, transfers, tours, car rental and more. T&Cs apply.

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Destination International Destination International

14-day New Zealand getaway from $4,799 with flights

Available on select dates from February - November 2021. Package includes return flights, accommodation, Queenstown Skyline Gondola with dinner, transfers and more. T&Cs apply.

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Destination International Destination International

7-day Niue and New Zealand getaway with flights from $1,899

Available for travel from February - March 2021. Includes return airfares, transfers, accommodations and more.

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TourRadar TourRadar

Up to 30% off Australia and New Zealand tours

Available on select dates until December 2021. Destinations include Sydney, Cairns, Adelaide, Darwin, Byron Bay, Christchurch, Auckland and more. T&Cs apply.

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CruiseDirect CruiseDirect

Up to USD$1,300 OBC with Celebrity Cruises

Available on select dates in 2021. Destinations include Bahamas, Japan, Argentina, Canada, France, Australia, New Zealand and more. T&Cs apply.

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Contiki Contiki

Up to 20% off New Zealand trips

Available on selected trips departing from 14 November 2020 - 6 March 2021 to Christchurch, Auckland, Rotorua, Queenstown and more. T&Cs apply.

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Avani Avani

Up to 33% off stays + extra 10% off members

Available on select stay dates. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, Bali, Dubai, Lisbon, Malaysia and more. Minimum of 3+ night stays. T&Cs apply.

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Qatar Airways Qatar Airways

Up to 12% off economy class flights + 1 free date change

Available on flights until 31 October 2021 for registered students from Australia, New Zealand and more. Destinations include Japan, Korea, Canada, India and more. T&Cs apply.

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AAT Kings AAT Kings

Up to 2.5% off 2+ holiday bookings + Extra 10% off day tours

Available on select dates until 2021 across Australia and New Zealand when you purchase at the same time. T&Cs apply.

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Rentalcars.com Rentalcars.com

Compare over 800 car hire companies worldwide

Rentalcars.com can help you compare major car hire company rates for the best price. Companies it compares include Hertz, Avis, Europcar, Thrifty, Alamo, Dollar and Budget. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, Canada and more.

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Trafalgar Tours Trafalgar Tours

Up to 15% off + $99 deposit on 2021 trips

Available for travel in 2021 to Ireland, Portugal, Greece, Hawaii, Costa Rica, Australia, New Zealand, India and more. T&Cs apply.

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Hotels.com Hotels.com

Up to 30% off New Zealand hotels + Extra 8% off

Available on select hotels and stay dates until December 2020 in Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington and more.

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Oaks Hotels & Resorts Oaks Hotels & Resorts

10% off stays in Australia and New Zealand

Valid for My Oaks members. Membership is free and also entitles guests to late check-out and complimentary Internet use. T&Cs apply.

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Trafalgar Tours Trafalgar Tours

Up to 5% off family tours

Available on select travel dates in 2020 and 2021 when you book for 5 people or more. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, Europe, South Africa and more. T&Cs apply.

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Trafalgar Tours Trafalgar Tours

Up to 5% off group tours

Available on select travel dates in 2020 and 2021 when you book for 9 people or more. Destinations include Australia, New Zealand, Europe, South Africa and more. T&Cs apply.

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OneTravel OneTravel

Up to 25% off worldwide hotels

Available on select dates in Las Vegas, London, Paris, Australia, New Zealand and more.

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TourRadar TourRadar

Up to 50% off advance purchase

Available on select dates in 2020 and 2021 when you book 90 days in advance. Destinations include Maldives, Lisbon, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand and more.

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Expedia.com.au Expedia.com.au

Wellington stays from $129 for 2 nights

Available on select travel dates. Sample rate is for Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers. T&Cs apply.

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Bookabach NZ Bookabach NZ

New Zealand stays from NZD$46/night

Available on select 2020 dates in Auckland, Waihike Island, Rotorua and more. Sample rate is for a stay at a petite cabin in Mangawhai Park. T&Cs apply.

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CruiseDirect CruiseDirect

Last minute cruises from USD$109

Available on select dates in 2020 to Australia, New Zealand, London, Amsterdam, Italy, Greece and more. T&Cs apply.

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Stayz Stayz

New Zealand stays from $20/night

Available on stays in 2020 in Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin and more. Sample stay is for a bed in a dormitory in Queenstown.

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Fast facts about Wellington

Where is it? Wellington is the capital city of New Zealand, located at the very bottom of the North Island. Popular driving routes connect Wellington to Auckland, via a smorgasbord of national parks, tourist hotspots and food and wine regions.

How do I get there? You can fly to Wellington, with direct flights available from the Gold Coast, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra. The flight takes roughly 3-4 hours. Airlines include Qantas, Jetstar, Virgin, Air New Zealand, Emirates and Singapore Airlines.

When should I go? Visit between October and April to avoid the chill of the winter months. Avoid visiting in December and January, as this is peak holidaying season.

What should I do?

  • Take a stroll through the Wellington Botanic Gardens.
  • See the view from Mount Victoria Lookout.
  • Relax on the beach at Oriental Bay.
  • Visit Te Papa Tongarewa museum.
  • Watch the universe go by at Carter Observatory.
  • Get up close and personal with New Zealand’s native animals at Zealandia.
  • Catch the Wellington Cable Car.
  • Go behind the scenes with the SFX team at Weta Cave.

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