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Tunnel Beach Track

Tunnel Beach Road, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-474 3300
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Short steep walk which gives you something unique to remember!

Tunnel beach is some 15 minute drive away from Dunedin CBD, and requires you to walk down a steep... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Viljami T
One of the many wonders of New Zealnd.

Well worth the effort and walk down to a special place on the coast, the scenery is breathtaking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gail P
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Tunnel Beach Road, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-474 3300
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tunnel beach is some 15 minute drive away from Dunedin CBD, and requires you to walk down a steep track. I had seen some photos of the place before the visit, but when seeing it in real life, I was glad that I walked down...More

Thank Viljami T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the effort and walk down to a special place on the coast, the scenery is breathtaking and a delight to behold. Unfortunately the walk back up is a little taxing but worth the effort.

1  Thank Gail P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Caution the walk from the car park down to tunnel beach can be a little steep and slippery in some places BUT the views well worth it.

Thank BPO78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely walk down to amazing rock formations. The path down is fairly steep and it’s pretty hard work coming back up, but well worth it. We visited as the tide was going out, so managed to walk through the tunnel and on to...More

Thank mooseandbok2006
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing place to visit when visiting Dunedin. Such a beautiful beach with tunnel to enter. Bit hard when climbing up though

Thank AngeloAnojan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this walking track was spectacular. it had amazing views and fun things to explore and find. We visited on a sunny day however the previous day had been raining. some parts of the headland are incredibly dangerous, one section which looked dry but was actually...More

Thank Hamish S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a short walk with stunning views - have visited this place several times. Absolutely love it!

1  Thank meganrose04
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The walk down requires a reasonable level of fitness and coming back up is a climb, however the views are spectacular. The beach has become very popular and so parking can be a challenge. We went in a weekend and there was a vendor at...More

1  Thank Barb L
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is between Dunedin and Brighton. There is a car park at the top and then a long walk down to the tunnel and cliffs. The path is steep and could be slippery after rain. We went on a dry day and it was still...More

1  Thank XCH62
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Not for the faint heated, the walk down results in a lovely private beach experience. The climb back up the hill takes longer than the brisk walk down.

Thank Bernie A
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16 January 2017|
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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