Dunedin City Highlights, Larnach Castle Gardens & Wildlife Cruise

Tour Number

Activity Level

548316


Categories

Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (conversational), Italian (fluent), Russian (conversational)

City Highlights, Botanic Garden, Larnach Castle Gardens & 2 hour wildlife cruise, including ferry back to port


Start at Port Chalmers to experience the pure beauty of Dunedin on a fantastic 6. 5-hour tour of rich heritage, spectacular scenery, and unique wildlife.

You will experience the gorgeous and memorable landscape of Otago Peninsula with amazing string of rugged beaches, bays and wildlife. I will show you the most breathtaking views and take you closer to nature and its wildlife.

Free time at Botanical Garden - internationally significant and the oldest botanic garden in New Zealand, .

You will stop at the world's steepest street, Signal Hill lookout point to enjoy the panorama of the area, Otago University - the oldest university of New Zealand, First Church - on of the finest New Zealand's churches, Railway station - the most photographed building in New Zealand.
Larnach Castle gardens and a 2 hour wildlife cruise to encounter unique wildlife of Otago harbour.

The tour is designed only for 6 passengers maximum, so you will enjoy flexibility and comfort in a Mercedes-Benz van.

Itinerary

-Departure from Port Chalmers at 9am
-Scenic drive to the city with the views of the harbour
-Stops at Baldwin Street - the steepest street in the world
-Signal Hill Lookout,
-Botanic Garden - internationally significant and the oldest botanic garden in New Zealand
-Otago University
-Octagon
-Dunedin Railway station
-Scenic drive via Highcliff Road with breathtaking scenery over the Pacific Ocean, hills and harbour, the result of the extinct volcano activity 12-13 million years ago.
Spend approximately an hour at Larnach castle gardens and enjoy a cup of tea if you like. You will be able to enter the castle if you wish at an extra cost of $20
-2 hour wildlife cruise on a small boat
-Ferry back to Port, cruise terminal by 3. 30pm.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port

Duration: 6 hours 30 min.

Transportation

Mercedes Benz van

What’s Included

Other: Knowledgeable driver-guide, transportation, bottled water, live commentary, entry to Larnach Castle gardens only, 2 hour wildlife cruise, ferry service back to port

Estimated Local Cash Needed

65 New Zealand dollar - To cover cost of lunch, entry to the castle and souvenirs

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch, drinks, entry to the castle, comfortable walking shoes, sunblock and sunhat, waterproof and windproof jacket.

Restrictions

No restrictions

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    Activity Level

    548316


    Categories

    Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), German (conversational), Italian (fluent), Russian (conversational)

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