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The bright lights of Wellington are 'just up the road', as we say in New Zealand, so once you've checked out Lower Hutt, search out more great ideas for your road trip adventure in our Wellington travel guide.
Let Lower Hutt lure you to cafes and coast.
THINGS TO DO
The Hutt River
Contact the Hutt River Ranger- 04 567 6609
This is the number one tourist destination in this city. As they say, you've haven't been to Lower Hutt if you have never visited this magnificent river. Walk or cycle the Hutt River Trail, starting at the Hikoikoi Reserve on Petone's Marine Parade. Visit on a Saturday for the Riverbank Market, a chance to stock up on fresh local produce or sample the wares from a fleet of food trucks.
The Dowse Art Museum
Address: 58 Guthrie St, Waiwhetu, Lower Hutt
This art space showcases traditional Maori carving and weaving alongside other contemporary art forms. You can relax by visiting their studios while admiring the art walk and galleries. Be tempted by truly unique and authentic arts as souvenirs!
Hours:Mon-Fri 9am-3.30pm, Sat-Sun 10am-3pm
Drive around the bays to Eastbourne in your hire car. This sea-side village has a friendly vibe. Chill out in the cafes, or check out the art galleries and antique stores. The locals boast that this is where you find Wellington's best beaches, with Days Bay and Muritai Beach alongside Eastbourne itself. Grab an ice-cream at the Days Bay Pavilion.
Belmont Park Retreat
Address: 147 Stratton St Normandale, Lower Hutt
This clinic of natural medicine is a place of peace and tranquility. Located in one of the most scenic valleys of the Belmont Regional Park, it's only a 20-minute drive from the Wellington CBD to get to this serene spot. They provide information regarding supplements, herbs and dietary advice. All the practitioners use muscle testing to assist them in their consultations.