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Taieri Gorge Railway

Anzac Square, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
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Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula Day Trip from Dunedin
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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Taieri Gorge Railway Tour and City Sightseeing
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A highlight of your visit to Dunedin is a trip on the Taieri Gorge Railway - one of the world's great train trips and one of Dunedin's top attractions. Departing daily from downtown Dunedin into the Taieri Gorge, this trip travels through some of New Zealand's most beautiful and ever changing scenery which can not seen from the road! With sightseeing stops, on board cafe, outside viewing platforms it is the perfect all weather activity and one of the key attractions in Dunedin - not to be missed.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great trip” (95 reviews)
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Anzac Square, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
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"spectacular scenery"
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"great train ride"
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"cruise ship"
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I was disappointed with this train ride. The main reason why was because our tour narrator had a heavy Scottish accent which combined with poor acoustics on a noisy train meant I couldn't hear much of what he said. I felt I missed a major...More

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MaffManf
20 February 2018|
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Response from DunedinRailways | Property representative |
Hi there - can you tell us the day you are travelling - some days we have a Taieri Gorge trip you could take and most days we also have a Seasider service. Thanks
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Zak C
4 November 2017|
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Response from DunedinRailways | Property representative |
Hi there - both trips come recommended by all passengers - the Taieri gorge trip is our most popular and has really spectacular scenery which changes dramatically along the way. Its a good option for cruise visitors as it... More
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