13 days in Palmerston North Itinerary

13 days in Palmerston North Itinerary

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Palmerston North
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Palmerston North

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Palmerston North is a city in the North Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Manawatu-Wanganui region. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Palmerston North: Paraparaumu (Southward Car Museum & Maclean Park Playground), Bulls Antiques (in Bulls) and Whanganui (Virginia Lake, Bason Botanic Gardens, & more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Victoria Esplanade Gardens, examine the collection at National Army Museum, identify plant and animal life at Staglands Wildlife Reserve, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Holy Spirit.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Palmerston North road trip planning site .

If you are flying in from Vietnam, the closest major airport is Wellington International Airport. October in Palmerston North sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palmerston North

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Whanganui, Paraparaumu, Paekakariki, Poppies Martinborough, Kapiti Island
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Te Manawa ©
Te Manawa
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Southward Car Museum
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New Zealand Rugby Museum