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Palmerston North Travel Guide

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Where is Palmerston North?

Can't wait to cross Palmerston North off your map of the world? It's situated 80 miles northeast of the national capital, Wellington, and 25 miles northeast of Levin. The population of this area of Manawatu - Wanganui is nearly 76,000.

Places to Visit in Palmerston North

Allow your eyes to feast on an assortment of literature, books and resources at City Library. Need some more options? Does it leave an impression? What was the artist trying to achieve? Ask yourself these questions as you wander the corridors of Te Manawa, a popular art institution. But wait, that's not all there is! New Zealand Rugby Museum gives sports fans the opportunity to revisit past moments of sporting glory.

Car Rentals in Palmerston North

Palmerston North beckons, and the best way to explore it is from behind the wheel. Search, compare and reserve car rentals in Palmerston North in just a few clicks through Orbitz. Ready to roll? Rent a car from the Palmerston North International Airport area and you can walk off the plane and slip right into the driver's seat. Firefly and Budget both have offices close by. Arriving in the city? Hertz is found just 2 miles from the middle of town at Palmerston North Airport. If they don't have what you're looking for, look into Avis at Palmerston North Terminal Building. This popular outlet is just 3 miles from the middle of the city.

Where to stay in Palmerston North – Hotel Accommodation

With approximately 44 hotels in Palmerston North, you won't have too many issues locking in a room for the night. The Arena Lodge and Aubyn Court Spa Motel are some fabulous hotel options here.

Nearest Airports to Palmerston North

Your adventure begins the moment you step out of the cabin at Palmerston North International Airport (PMR). Located 2 miles north of the downtown area, this is Palmerston North's main terminal.

Popular Places to Visit Near Palmerston North

If you have explored all there is to explore in Palmerston North and have more time up your sleeve, don't worry! Just 20 miles away is Eketahuna, and there's so much here that you certainly won't be bored. If you want to spend the whole day in the area, visit Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre first. Next make your way to Middleton Model Railway and the Mark Dimock Gallery. Want more options? Dannevirke is 25 miles from Palmerston North. Visit for attractions including the International Police Museum, the Dannevirke Golf Club and Dannevirke Domain. You've got options galore!

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