- Wildlife Cruises
- Half Day Tours
- Full Day Tours
- Outdoor Education
Child: $145 (5-14yrs)
This tour departs from:
20 Fryatt St, Dunedin.
9:00am - 7:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
Add a tour of NZ's only castle on to your full day tour - the very best of the Otago Peninsula!
Hear about and spot wading birds on the tidal flats and estuary systems.
Learn of Dunedin's intrepid early settlers as you bus along the scenic roads of the Otago Peninsula.
Journey back in time with our guide for a tour of New Zealand’s only castle, built in 1871.
See the magnificent carved ceilings, antiques and craftsmanship. Learn of the scandalous, exciting and tragic
history of Larnach Castle and why William Larnach took his own life with a single shot to the head.
Climb the parapets for 360° views, and enjoy the beauty of the gardens of international significance.
You'll have time for further exploring, or a coffee from the Ballroom Cafe before continuing along the Otago Peninsula.
Arrive at the R.A.C and enjoy an Albatross Classic Land Tour. Watch from above as the huge
Northern Royal Albatross land at their nests and soar past the viewing room with their huge 3 metre wings.
You will then have time to purchase food from the Albatross Cafe or enjoy your personally pre packed lunch.
Our driver will then transfer you on to Penguin Place conservation reserve.
Discover why beautiful, quirky Yellow Eyed Penguins are the most endangered in
the world, found only on the South East Coast of New Zealand.
A short bus ride over a working farm takes your small group in to the reserve, where your guide will lead you
on foot through unique covered trenches into viewing hides. These allow close viewing and photography of the
different behaviours of this unique and shy penguin, in it's natural environment.
Enjoy our fascinating Wildlife Cruise around Taiaroa Head, the world's only mainland nesting place of Royal Albatross.
Watch as NZ Furseals play and swim near their breeding colonies, out at sea you can spot rarely seen ocean birds including other albatross species and petrels, and you may see penguins, dolphins and other marine mammals.
Relax on the cruise back to Dunedin along NZ’s most photogenic harbour.
Approx 1-2km walking at Penguin Place on uneven ground, plus several steps.
GPS co-ordinates: -45.879008, 170.507207. Free all day parking.
Please request when making your booking, city accommodation locations only.
You will have time to purchase food at the Albatross Cafe or bring a pre-packed lunch with you on tour.