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Half-Day Iconic Dunedin City Tour
"Following a morning pickup from Port Chalmers or your Dunedin hotel travel through the city as a guide sheds light on its history and heritage. During your tour take in top attractions and popular sites including Cadbury World and the Jacobean-style Olveston House. Along the way gain insight into Dunedin’s rich Maori heritage and hear stories from the city’s colorful past. Spin to a lookout point on Signal Hill to admire sweeping views over Dunedin and Otago Harbour and discover iconic sites of interest such as the Toitū Otago Settlers Museum and Speight’s Brewery — where one of New Zealand’s most popular beers is produced. Head down steep Baldwin Street to the bottom of the valley and enjoy a stroll among the 19th-century buildings at the heart of the University of Otago campus — often bustling with students and professors. After four hours exploring the streets and sights of Dunedin return in comfort to your hotel or the port to conclude your tour."
From NZD65.00
 
Olveston Historic Home Guided Tour
"Make your own way to the Olveston Historic Home located just a few minutes drive from the center of Dunedin. Meet your guide at the reception area to begin your 1-hour tour of the historic house.Designed by an acclaimed English architect Sir Ernest George the elegant 35-room mansion was completed in 1906. Its original decor has been maintained and restored providing visitors with a glimpse into the life of a wealthy family in the early 20th century.As you walk through the rooms of the home your guide explains the details of the furniture art and decorative pieces that are displayed throughout the house. David Theomin
From NZD20.00
 
Personalized Tour of Dunedin
"Dunedin has much to offer in the way of wildlife and historic buildings. In the city itself we have excellent Edwardian and Victorian architecture including the historic train station and Otago University. The Botanic Gardens Otago museum and the Early Settlers museum are also worth a visit at no cost. There are also some excellent spots for photo opportunities of the entire city.Only one hour north of Dunedin is the amazing Moeraki boulders and a nearby seal and sea lion Natures Wonders and Penguin Place each of which offer guided tours. On the way we have amazing scenery between our typical New Zealand hilly sheep country and the Pacific Ocean. You can also visit the historic homestead of Olveston or enjoy the Cadbury C if any attractions are wanting to be visited the clients pays for the ticket locally and it isn't included in the price.""""Our 4 hour personalized tours of Dunedin for small groups of a maximum of 4 people give you the best way to see Dunedin. Tours can include wildlife historic buildings
From NZD300.00

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Cadbury Chocolate tour

The Tour of Cadbury Chocolate factory is very over rated and very over priced. You get to see only a little of the packing areas and what they called a 20' "chocolate" waterfall. It really is...
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The world's steepest street?

According to the Guiness Book of Records, Baldwin Street, in north Dunedin is the world's steepest street. I've classed this as a tourist trap, just to have something in this category. It is not...
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Larnach Castle

There are three levels of accommodation offered at Larnach Castle. Camp Lodge is new manor house bulit on the grounds which offers luxury accommodation. Larnach Lodge is built over the original...
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Dunedin Botanic Gardens

New Zealand's oldest, established in 1863, so obviously there are many mature trees. It also has a nice rose garden, and a good sized hot house with tropical and desert plants. Not overly huge but...
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Royal Albatross Centre

The Royal Albatross Centre nestles at the foot of Taiaroa Head on the Otago peninsula. It is the only mainland breeding colony for any albatross species found in the southern hemisphere. The first...
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Dunedin Railway Station

One of the nice things about Dunedin is that there is a lot to see in a very small area. In the center there are many impressive buildings, such as this train station which has a awesome building...We...
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Baldwin Street

At a grade of 35%, it is considered the steepest street. The pictures don't convey 5h3 incline very well. As you drive up you sort of feel that if you lean back the car just might flip...
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St Paul's Cathedral

St Paul's Cathedral cannot is the biggest church in Dunedin downtown. It has been built in Gothic style, but the interior is far less gloomy than other Gothic churches. We were invited to enter by a...
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