Travelers are voting Karori Wildlife Sanctuary, Mount Cook and Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa as the best of 52 tourist attractions in Wellington. There are 6 tourist attractions in Palmerston North a city just 77 km from Wellington and 15 tourist attractions in New Plymouth which is 157 km distant. The most popular of these are Manawatu Gorge Scenic Reserve in Palmerston North and Mount Taranaki in New Plymouth. You can find 80 tourist attractions in Wellington Region and 1542 tourist attractions in the country of New Zealand. Our members favorite in Wellington Region is Karori Wildlife Sanctuary and Tongariro Northern Circuit is the top pick in New Zealand. Want more? Check out our map of tourist attractions in Wellington.