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Otago Peninsula

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Address: Dunedin, New Zealand
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Small-Group Tour of Dunedin City
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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin

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Set aside a day to see this lovely peninsula

Follow the road on the west side of the peninsula with views of Otago Harbour resplendent all the way to Portobello, where there are cafes to enjoy full meals and snacks. En-route... read more

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Manaton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Follow the road on the west side of the peninsula with views of Otago Harbour resplendent all the way to Portobello, where there are cafes to enjoy full meals and snacks. En-route visit Glenfalloch Botanic Gardens (free) and Larnack Castle (entry fee) both good value. Continue up to the Royal Albatross Sanctuary and return via the roads on the eastern... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are a fan of wildlife, don't pass up this tour. Monarch Wildlife Cruise & Tour out of Dunedin was wonderful. We got to see sea lions, fur seals & Little Blue Penguin, and the only mainland nesting place Northern Royal Abatross. Watching the albatross dive & feed and seeing some nests and young was a highlight.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The place is absolutely beautiful. The weather was fine when we were there and the ocean has an emerald green colour.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a hidden gem. We looked at the map and thought it looked interesting. We drove along the waterside first along Portabello Road and there were magnificent views across the bay. Then at Portabello Township we went south through the hills to get back to Dunedin. What amazing views. The road was steep, very windy and in places single... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A great drive walk cycle you name it just do it! Absolutely wonderful sense of awe beauty sea views wildlife it has the lot

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We visited on tours (Larnach castle, penguin, albatross cruise, etc) and went back on our own to see more. Visited St Clair, walked the beach past St Kilda, drove side roads to see more vistas. Where else can you look one direction and see a beautiful bay and the other direction see the Pacific Ocean with pounding waves, all with... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's just one of those places in the world that you must experience. The wind, the fauna, the rocks, the secluded beaches and the sun or clouds just seem so different from the rest of the world.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I travelled to Dunedin by motorbike. Whilst there we did day trips out to the peninsula and the surrounding areas. Dunedin is such a lovely place to explore. I would definitely recommend getting out of the city limits and enjoy the countryside and beaches and the seals

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Otago peninsula is very scenic and there is an abundance of wildlife just minutes from Dunedin city center.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful, tranquil place. Nice beach and great wild life. A great place to take a deep breath and appreciate nature. Stop at the cafe at 1908 for a lovely lunch too.

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