Oriental Bay, Wellington

4.6
#1 of 52 in Outdoors in Wellington
Boasting sandy beaches and a bustling promenade, Oriental Bay represents one of Wellington's most fashionable and desirable neighborhoods. Soak up the lively atmosphere on a leisurely stroll before going for a paddle in the bay's clear blue waters. A much beloved fountain sits off shore, creating an impressive spectacle with its 16 m (52 ft) spray, while a disused wooden barge provides a welcome resting and sunning spot for swimmers. It's a good idea to bring a jacket with you on your visit as the bay can get very windy. Use our Wellington day trip planning app to arrange your visit to Oriental Bay and other attractions in Wellington.
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  • We thoroughly enjoyed this lovely walk from our downtown hotel.....beautiful scenery and heaps of people watching of locals and other tourists alike. Highly recommend that you get out in the...  more »
  • After dinner we took the kids to the beach for a look and play. Gorgeous night with lots of people enjoying the summers night. Great spot for fish and chips on the beach next time.  more »
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