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Otago Peninsula

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Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-478 1055
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Dunedin City and Coastal Views 3-Hour Small-Group Guided Tour
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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The long windy road out to the peninsula is worth the trip to look out to sea from the heads plus get a view back up the long inlet.

Thank Denabroad
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The views around the Otago Peninsula are great, every corner has another great panorama and it's a ver short trip from the City. It's mostly untouched by tourism with the exception of the Albatros colony and Castle Very peaceful and bucolic, you could keep driving...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Otago peninsular is approximately a 32km drive from the city of Dunedin. You can follow the coast road wandering through the little villages of Portabello etc stop for a coffee or snack, or lunch overlooking the wonderful waterway. There are a few curiosity shops, art...More

Thank kookakea
Reviewed 3 days ago

As a boy I roamed the Peninsula on foot, bike and bus and I fished, walked,swam and took in the wonderful views. Last weekend I revisited after 25 ears and the scenery is still spectacular, but most of the settlement have cafe, art and craft...More

Thank BruiserBob
Reviewed 6 days ago

Having travelled around Otago Peninsula on a few occasions there are some fantastic views - perfect opportunities to take plenty of photographs. If you are lucky you can see penguins and seals.

Thank SP2210
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove out to the albatross centre along Portobello Road, take care of the drop off the side into the harbour, it looks very close in places. We then went over the hill to the ocean side and drove back to the city on some...More

1  Thank KevinRL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can take the high road along the top of the Peninsula to view Otago harbour and Aramoana. And take the low road back. On the way you will see a colonial church, you may visit victorian Larnach Castle. There is a penguin colony at...More

1  Thank Rachel O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a trip if you are ever in Dunedin. Beautiful scenery and it is good to go on the high road one way and the low road back.

Thank Bev836
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drove around the peninsula for 2 hours with our Garmin taking us through 2 different routes. Roads are very narrow and kept us alert the entire time...could be dangerous if it was raining as it was a single carriage road with no barriers most...More

Thank Huffu
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

At the end of the peninsula is the Royal Albatross Center which was a great experience--watching the chicks fluff their baby downy feathers and one was fed by a ranger with a syringe down the throat. The scenery getting there was glorious. One warning-Getting to...More

Thank redeetogo
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17 November 2016|
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Response from cynthia m | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea about on Christmas Day but there are great views and walks. There are a lot of tourists so a cafe or bakery may be open and it should be open in Dunedin which is the start of the peninsula 8:30 is the... More
11 October 2016|
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Response from cynthia m | Reviewed this property |
I think self driving gives more flexibility and we just toured the peninsula in one day with a car. Very narrow roads but wonderful views and plan in being at the end of the peninsula for an 8:30 pm view if penguins coming... More
Ng C
11 February 2016|
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Response from HarshButFair51 | Reviewed this property |
It is a difficult question to answer but I can give some advice based on my own experience of the Pensinsula, having been there five or six times. New Zealand has become very 'commercial' over the past decade and, with the... More