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Whanganui Travel Guide

You'll relish every moment you spend in extraordinary Whanganui. The expert team at Orbitz will help you get your vacation underway by bundling top-value hotels and flights. How do savings of $369^ sound to you? Simply pick your preferred hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences and you'll have a little extra spare cash jingling around in your pockets! With 500 airline partners and no less than 500,000 worldwide accommodations, you've got the freedom to choose who you'll fly with and where you'll stay!

Where is Whanganui?

Whanganui — you've heard heaps about it, you're itching to travel there but don't have a clue where it is? Let us point you in the right direction. It's situated in Manawatu - Wanganui, 40 miles from Palmerston North. There are approximately 40,000 locals that call this part of Manawatu - Wanganui home.

Car Rentals in Whanganui

Whanganui is calling your name, and the best way to explore it is with your own set of wheels. Search, compare and book car rentals in Whanganui in a couple of clicks with Orbitz. Ready to hit the road? When you walk out of Whanganui Airport, you won't have to wait long to drive off in your own car. Hertz is 2 miles away at 192 Guytin Street.

Where to stay in Whanganui – Hotel Accommodation

If you're a savvy traveler, you'll know the advantage of booking ahead of time. There are 27 hotels in Whanganui — let Orbitz assist you to find the best deal! Want a hotel that'll make you feel like a film star? Our top deluxe accommodations include the Aotea Motor Lodge and the Siena Motor Lodge. Otherwise, look into the Tamara Riverside Lodge - Hostel/Backpacker (24 Somme Parade) or the Hikurangi Stayplace - Hostel (1 Mount View Road) if you're traveling on a budget.

Nearest Airports to Whanganui

If you're in a window seat and the weather's fine, you might be able to see Whanganui Airport (WAG) as the plane descends. It lies 5 miles south of Whanganui's center.

Popular Places to Visit Near Whanganui

Ohakune is adored by adventurers. It can be found 40 miles from Whanganui, and you won't have to look far to find things to do. Ohakune Old Coach Road should be high on your list. Ratana Church and the Big Carrot are excellent attractions too. Located 40 miles away, Palmerston North is one more favored destination. If you visit, make sure you get to the City Library, the Te Manawa and the New Zealand Rugby Museum.

No Cancellation Fees

Life taken an unexpected turn recently? Got to cancel or alter your booking? No need to stress — we won't demand a fee from you.^ Be mindful that your chosen hotel and airline might charge though, so contact them quickly!

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