Cuba Street District, Wellington
(3.6/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web)
Take a stroll through Cuba Street District for a taste of Wellington's bohemian side. Located right in the center of the city, this historical pedestrian area is without a doubt one of the capital's liveliest spots. Dotted with cafes, bars, restaurants, art galleries, and boutiques stores, the district radiates creative spirit and an easy-going attitude. In addition to the ever-present street performers, some of the main attractions include numerous antique shops where you can find everything from secondhand clothes to old records and vintage furniture. The district is well connected with the rest of the city and easily accessible both by car and public transportation. Take a look at our Wellington family vacation planner to schedule your visit to Cuba Street District and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • I just love this street. It is pedestrianised in its lower half and has a great range of shops, cafes, bars and cheap eats. It is always busy and usually has a top notch busker. There is a quirky litt...  more »
  • Such a vibrant, exciting place to hang out. There is always something going on and a chilled out bar to hang out in and people watch. 
  • Cuba street is a nice place. There are a lot of cool cafes and obviously the bucket fountain which is a famous Wellington attraction. If you want a quick bite or you just want to see the bucket founta...  more »