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Explore Wellington Harbour and cruise on over to Days Bay with East By West Ferry.

Departing from Queens Wharf in the heart of Wellington city, the East By West Ferry makes trips across to Days Bay and Eastbourne Village, along with Seatoun. 

The ferries also make daily stops at Matiu/Somes Island - a beautiful nature reserve and historic site in the centre of the harbour, offering 360 degree views of the Wellington region.

On board the ferries, guests can take in the views from an open top deck or enjoy refreshements and snacks at the licensed bar in the enclosed bottom deck.

The ferry can accommodate up to 91 passengers and is also available on charter for evening catered functions.

Join the Wellington Museum's Ship n' Chip Tour, which takes the ferry to explore Maori creation legends on Matiu/Somes Island.

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