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Tunnel Beach Track

Tunnel Beach Road, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-474 3300
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Heart pumping walk

Took us 20 mins to go down and almost an hour to go up back to the car park. It's a great walk to... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Au W
via mobile

It's a beautiful hike. However, it's not a simple hike. It's a very steep path. It's downhill to... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
michelle d
Martin, Tennessee
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Tunnel Beach Road, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-474 3300
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Took us 20 mins to go down and almost an hour to go up back to the car park. It's a great walk to do with friends and family. Wouldn't recommend it if you have young children because it might be too much for them....More

Thank Au W
Reviewed 9 June 2017

It's a beautiful hike. However, it's not a simple hike. It's a very steep path. It's downhill to the beach and uphill back to the car. When we visited, it had recently rained. The path was slick near the beach. I was wearing tennis shoes....More

Thank michelle d
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The tunnel beach track was just beautiful. It's a bit of a hike back to the carpark but well worth it. Highly recommended :)

Thank Monique G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

A great walk on a sunny day and a lovely beach with picturesque sandstone cliffs. Best time is low tide. A place of historic value which is definitely worth visiting.

Thank Janne A
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Tunnel Beach is a must do if visiting Dunedin. The track is great and it is an easy walk down and not too hard back up with a few stops to look out at the magnificent views. It was a return visit for me after...More

Thank Nevest61
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Yu feel Omg Do i have To walk ?? But an hour of hardwork or being tired after you finish the track ! When actual tunnel comes yu feel dark and tired after that yu might see fresh breeze air of some salty air and...More

Thank venkatesh n
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful walk amazing views and landscapes. What an amazing and different place on the coast of Dunedin. The walk down and back from the beach requires some level of fitness. Not too much but If you are unhealthy you will struggle on the way back....More

Thank Brentwapwap
Reviewed 23 May 2017

So worth the walk down to the beach and going through the tunnel to the private beach. It is a good walk back up. Even on a fantstic sunny day, there can be a cool wind blowing so always take appropriate clothing with you on...More

Thank Noelle M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Once you get to the top of the cliffs, it's a great view with a little bench to rest at. Perfect for some wonderful pictures. But be warned that even the well-maintained gravel path down can be quite tricky if you're not expecting a hike....More

Thank Lindsay D
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great spot. There's not a lot of parking available. Fantastic views, very steep climbs down and up. Look for the tunnel, it's quite hidden. Spend about an hour getting from the car park to the beach and back to the car park.

Thank Mornay D
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Response from PassarinhoAzul | Reviewed this property |
Monday through Friday days, catch the Corstorphine bus, getting off on the last stop on Middleton Road near Milford Street), then walk about 15 minutes to the start of the track. We're not allowed to included URLs here, so... More