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Private Guided Tour of Dunedin City Heritage and Unique Wildlife and Scenery provided by Fantail Tours

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

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£514.32
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2 adults
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Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Dunedin
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Baldwin Street: The Steepest Street in the World
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Signal Hill
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Dunedin Botanic Garden
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Northern Cemetery
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 5
    University of Otago
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 6
    Olveston Historic Home
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    First Church of Otago
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 8
    Dunedin Railway Station
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 9
    Larnach Castle & Gardens
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 10
    The Royal Albatross Centre
    Stop: 30 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Dunedin, New Zealand
Duration
5–7 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
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
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Additional Info
  • 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
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled 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
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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walkerrita27 wrote a review Jan 2019
Tampa, Florida5 contributions
Spent the day with Asta seeing some fantastic scenery before stopping for the best Fish and Chips we've ever had. She navigated the roads like an expert while filling our heads with history of Dunedin. Recommend the boat ride.
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Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from AstaA83, Manager at Private Guided Tour of Dunedin City Heritage and Unique Wildlife and Scenery
Responded 25 Mar 2019
Thank you. It makes us so happy to hear you had a good time while touring with us!
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5Traveler5 wrote a review Jan 2019
Estes Park, Colorado52 contributions18 helpful votes
I contacted Fantail because we needed to be sure that we could be met at the cruise ship with a vehicle that could accommodate my husband's knee rover, and could be flexible to deal with whatever mobility issues he still faced at the time of the tour. Asta really delivered--we
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Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from AstaA83, Manager at Private Guided Tour of Dunedin City Heritage and Unique Wildlife and Scenery
Responded 14 Jan 2019
Dear Sara thank you for a such a lovely feedback. It was lovely to have you and your husband on a tour and what a great wildlife viewing we had!
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HKI wrote a review Nov 2018
Camberley, United Kingdom22 contributions2 helpful votes
We booked a half day private guide and had Asta for our guide who drove us around Dunedin town and up to the Peninsula in a very comfortable Mercedes people carrier. Asta was superb, very knowledgeable, passionate and a real pleasure to be with for the day. She was flexible
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Date of experience: November 2018
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Foody122 wrote a review Mar 2018
Dedham, Massachusetts47 contributions8 helpful votes
We were able to customize this tour to see exactly what we wanted to see and really packed an incredible amount into 1 day. We did the cadbury tour, Dunedin city sites, wildlife cruise, Larnach castle and stopped for great fish and chips (recommended by our guide). Our guide
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Date of experience: March 2018
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Ruediger B wrote a review Feb 2018
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Asta, our guide, was excellent and well informed. Showed us all the highlights of of her city and was very passionate about the area. Tour included a boat trip to the albatross nesting area and viewing of other wildlife. She was very flexible about what we were interested in
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Date of experience: February 2018
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R3420VWdebbiee
R3420VWdebbiee
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Excellent
An excellent tour of Dunedin City with a friendly and very knowledgeable your guide. Asta went out of her way to ma
MeganW2688
MeganW2688
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Fantastic
The whole tour was wonderful. Asta our host was lovely and very knowledgeable. We learned so much about Dunedin. Hi
mally502021
mally502021
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Tour around Dunedin
We enjoyed our tour around Dunedin seeing all the tourist spots. Great guide who was very friendly and helped with
elwinelwin
elwinelwin
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Perfect for a quick tour of the city
This is a great, quick tour of the must-see places in the city especially if you do not have your own transport. As
Traceybm
Traceybm
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Simply wonderful 2days with Asta
We had the most wonderful 2 days with Asta. Her knowledge is fantastic, she was flexible and able to "read" our g
Jessica M
Jessica M
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Memorable and fun day out
Loved this tour of Dunedin and would highly recommend to anyone visiting Dunedin even if you have visited before .
babushka2021
babushka2021
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Tour Dunedin
Excellent knew her stuff about the city very personalized tour.Picked up from where we were staying gardens were st
Grant B
Grant B
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Just the best way to see Dunedin
Our guide met us at Port Chalmers, and took us on a scenic journey around the hills into the City. We had time to w
Curious53859872557
Curious53859872557
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A very special tour
This tour was more like going out for the day with a friend. We could tell that Asta was passionate about Dunedin a
lauraalonsobi
lauraalonsobi
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Delightful
Our tour guide was amazing! Trill was funny, enthusiastic and filled with great information as well as highlights o
armenmak
armenmak
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THE PRIVATE TOUR IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED!!!!
This was a spectacular tour of the countryside, city, and Castle Garden. Asta was our driver. She was extremely hel
246dennisd
246dennisd
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Great way to experience Dunedin
Theresa was wonderful. She was open to take us to anything we wanted to see. Her love of the city was outstanding.
cranfieldmcc2020
cranfieldmcc2020
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Dunedin is more than Albatrosses
Thoroughly enjoyable tour of the Otago peninsula, there is a lot to see in Dunedin, we’ll worth the detour.
J5003RGstephenr
J5003RGstephenr
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Dunedin tour
Our wonderful tour guide Ansa,gave us a great highlight tour of Dunedin as well as a walk through the Botanical gar
MilfordRose
MilfordRose
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Great orientation tour
We had a free afternoon in Dunedin and were fortunate to catch a 2-hr city tour with Asta. She gave us a great over
Key Details
  • Duration: 5–7 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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