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Private Guided Tour of Dunedin City Heritage and Unique Wildlife and Scenery

Fantail Tours Limited

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Highlights

Enjoy Dunedin on a private tour, tailored just for your group of up to 6 passengers. A knowledgeable driver - guide will show you the best spots in Dunedin in a comfortable van. You will be very flexible and can spend any amount of time at all the stops.

There is an option fo a bigger group too.

Scenic drive through the city and on Otago Peninsula to view the most breathtaking views. You will enjoy a stop at Royal Albatross Centre (about 1 hour), the world's only mainland colony of Royal Albatross. Here you have the option to either take lunch, explore the visitor center or wander outside (since it's generally pretty windy, you are likely to see flying the largest seabirds!) Then, take a scenic drive back to Port via Portobello Road, along the harbor, where you are likely to see wading birds. You will have a great choice to create a memorable tour to suit your interests.

What You'll Get

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Baldwin Street: The Steepest Street in the World, Baldwin Street, Dunedin 9010 New Zealand

You will have a chance to walk up the world’s steepest street, or just take a photo of it.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Signal Hill Road, Dunedin New Zealand

A short stop to enjoy panorama of Dunedin City and surroundings on Signal Hill

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Dunedin Botanic Garden, Corner of Great King Street and Opoho Road, Dunedin New Zealand

At your choice you can choose to have a guided stroll at the upper Botanic garden to view bird aviaries with New Zealand native birds and some birds form different parts of the world and view a variety plants depending on the season

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Northern Cemetery, 40 Lovelock Ave, Dunedin, Dunedin 9016 New Zealand

Drive through one of the oldest cemeteries of Dunedin, where some famous people of the area are buried and learn about Thomas Bracken and WIliam Larnach

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: University of Otago, 362 Leith Street, Dunedin 9016 New Zealand

Have a short stop at the oldest university of New Zealand and hear how important it is to Dunedin City

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Olveston Historic Home, 42 Royal Terrace, Dunedin 9016 New Zealand

There is a possibility to join a 1 hour guided tour of the historic home of the Olveston at the extra cost of NZD23 per person.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: First Church of Otago, 415 Moray Place, Dunedin 9016 New Zealand

Visit one of the finest churches of New Zealand - First Church of Otago

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Dunedin Railway Station, 3074332, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand

Stop to marvel tone of the most photographed building of New Zealand.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Larnach Castle & Gardens, 145 Camp Rd Otago Peninsula, Dunedin New Zealand

You can choose to stop to explore Larnach Castle and the gardens or only the gardens and take pictures of the castle outside. Extra fee for the castle and gardens applies.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Royal Albatross Centre, 1260 Harington Point Rd, Dunedin New Zealand

At the end of the Peninsula, there is Albatross Centre which has free entry to look at displays about wildlife, grab some drinks and snack at the cafe, use toilets, browse souvenir shop.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The Royal Albatross Centre, 1260 Harington Point Rd, Dunedin New Zealand

You can choose to have free time at albatross centre or join a 1 hour guided tour which is NZD55 per person. During one hour guided tour you will hear all about Royal Albatross, watch a short movie, walk up the hill to the viewing platform to view albatross nesting area

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Penguin Place, 45 Pakihau Road Otago Peninsula, Dunedin 9077 New Zealand

While on Otago Peninsula you have a choice to join one of the wildlife tours - a guided walking tour of Penguin Place, NZD55 per person

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Otago Peninsula, Dunedin New Zealand

Otago Peninsula drive offers the most breathtaking scenery via both, Highcliff and Portobello roads. It is about one hour drive one way from the city to the end of the peninsula

Duration: 2 hours

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • A maximum of 6 people per booking or a bigger group of 11
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Comfortable walking shoes, wind and water proof jacket are recommended
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Bottled water
  • Transport by private vehicle/ air-conditioned minivan
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Entry/Admission - Dunedin Botanic Garden


Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Olveston Historic Home
  • Entry/Admission - Larnach Castle & Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - The Royal Albatross Centre
  • Entry/Admission - Penguin Place


Departure Point
Dunedin, New Zealand

Traveler pickup is offered
Cruise ship passengers will Fantail Tours guide at Port Chalmers cruise terminal, private tour waiting area, close to door 2.

Ports

  • Port Chalmers, Dunedin




Departure Time
9:00 AM

Duration
5 to 7 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point


Voucher Info
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The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.