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Asta A.

Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Kia Ora! My name is Asta. I am originally from Lithuania but have lived overseas for many years.

Our family job situation took us to various places around the world, which gave me the opportunity to travel, to gain irreplaceable experience and master and speak several languages. About 10 years ago, I moved to Dunedin with my husband and 2 sons, and I have been working in the tourism industry ever since I came.

I started as a travel consultant at Dunedin Visitor Center, but then I realized I wanted to be more connected with tourists and now I am excited to be a Tour Guide and to share the beauty of Dunedin with travelers from all over the world.

From the very first visit, I fell in love with the beauty of New Zealand and especially Dunedin & the Otago Peninsula. This place has so much to offer, such rich heritage, breathtaking scenery and unique wildlife. I love as much as the rest of locals, our extraordinary lifestyle that our small but great city offers. Where else in the world you would drive only 20 minutes from the city to find yourself on a remote beach with unique wildlife?

I'm passionate about the outdoors, and in my free time, I go for day-walks, exploring wildlife and nature. I do most of my touring in Dunedin, Coastal Otago.

I look forward to meeting you and showing you the best spots of Dunedin - Edinburgh of South - Otepoti!

A Recent Review of this guide

Once again Asta went above and beyond to make my final day in Dunedin memorable. She saved the best for last - Tunnel Beach! She's a very safe driver and knows the area extremely well. I can't say enough great things about Asta. She's a seasoned tour guide and it shows. She is energetic, organized, personal, a great storyteller.
Lacy Robinson

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Credentials

-Bachelor of Education, Bachelor of Teaching
-Full (Clean) NZ Drivers Licence Class 1 and Passenger Endorsed
-Red Cross First Aid Certificate
-Member of the Pro Guides Association of NZ
-Department of Conservation approved guide

Restrictions

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Private tour guide Asta

Otago Peninsula & Dunedin Half-day Tour

Scenery, City Highlights, free time at Albatross Centre

640 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

5 hours 30 min.

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Dunedin & Otago Peninsula including 1-hour,...

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Dunedin Highlights, Albatross Colony & Taiaroa Head Wildlife Boat Cruise

750 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

7 hours

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Dunedin & Otago Peninsula Shore Excursion

Dunedin Highlights, Albatross Colony & Coastal Train Trip

750 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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Taieri Gorge Train Trip, Otago Peninsula,...

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Including 4 hour return train trip, Otago Peninsula Scenery and Larnach,...

800 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

7 hours

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Dunedin City Heritage, Gardens and Views

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A guided tour at Olveston, Botanical Garden, Larnach Castle Garden,,...

733 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

7 hours

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Dunedin City, Spectacular Scenery and,...

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Dunedin Highlights, Otago Peninsula & 1.5 hour guided tour at Yellow,...

750 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

7 hours

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Orokonui Ecosanctuary, Dunedin City Heritage,...

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Including a 1 hour guided tour at Orokonui eco sanctuary, City, Otago,...

745 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

6 hours

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Dunedin City Highlights, Spectacular,...

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Dunedin Highlights, Otago Peninsula Scenery, including a 1 hour walk

600 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

6 hours

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