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Address: C/- Wellington i-SITE Visitor Centre | Cnr Victoria & Wakefield Streets, Wellington 5512, New Zealand
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+64 274 490 573
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Armchair Tours & Charters specialises in personalised tours with a...

Armchair Tours & Charters specialises in personalised tours with a maximum of five people. We offer tours around the Wellington region and our most popular tour is the Wellington City Sights & Coastline tour. Tour in comfort in our air conditioned, four wheel drive coach and chat with our friendly knowledgeable guide. There are lots of opportunities to hop out and take photos. See the heritage, amazing vistas, narrow streets and rugged coastline that is Wellington!Tours offered are:Wellington City Sights & Coastline Tour - Perfect cruise ship tourWellington City Sights & Seals Tour - Runs April to October onlyOutlet Shopping TourKapiti Coast Experience

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Wellington & Waikana

Our ship overnighted in Wellington so we had booked two days with Ray Jones of Armchair Tours. The first day was a city tour and the Wata studios and Ray had asked Tim to take... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 March 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Our ship overnighted in Wellington so we had booked two days with Ray Jones of Armchair Tours. The first day was a city tour and the Wata studios and Ray had asked Tim to take us on this particular tour. After some confusion about the meeting point we eventually got together and Tim was amusing and made the trip enjoyable... More 

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Irving
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Tim, our tour guide was excellent and very knowledgeable. He made the tour a lot of fun and gave us a great overview of Wellington. We highly recommend this tour.

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Tim was our guide for the day and he was a pleasant and knowledgeable guy who took the time to share as much as he could about the city, its history and interesting anecdotal stuff too. It was good to get out beyond the city confines and see more of the coast and the greenery surrounding this cool little capital.

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Katikati, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2015

We arrived in Wellington on the Dawn Princess & Ray was waiting for us with our name on a board. We where the only ones that booked this tour so we had our own private tour. Ray was amazing & very knowledgeable. He showed us the sights of the city then we did the rugged coastline & it was beautiful.... More 

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Escondido, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2014

We recently visited Wellington and use Armchair Tours and Charters. We had one of the best tours of our trip. We were the only ones on the tour (another booking did not show up...their loss) so it was like a private tour. We had lunch at a small out of the way place called "the Chocolate Fish and it was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2013

We came into Wellington on the Celebrity Solstice. We spent a lovely leisurely day touring Wellington with another couple from the cruise. We were blessed with amazing weather and a great knowledgeable and very attentive tour guide. We drove around wellington CBD and visited 3 high points with magnificent views over the city. Our guide wisely avoided dropping us off... More 

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