Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula

Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula Attractions

Baldwin Street

Tours & Tickets

When walking up Dunedin’s Baldwin Street, don’t be ashamed if you need to stop and catch your breath for a while. After all, this short, steep, concrete street is famously known as the steepest ...  Read more


Known as the Edinburgh of the south, the charming city of Dunedin is a wonderful vacation spot for visitors of all interests. Known primarily for its incredible wildlife attractions, the city itself ...  Read more

Dunedin Cruise Port

4.5 star rating: Recommended 260 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Dunedin Cruise Port Known as the architectural heritage capital of New Zealand, Dunedin was once the largest and wealthiest city in the country.  Sitting on the Otago Peninsula on New ...  Read more

Dunedin Railway Station

4.5 star rating: Recommended 38 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Known by locals as “Gingerbread George” because of its ornate architecture, the Dunedin Railway Station in New Zealand’s South Island was designed by George Troup and opened in 1906. In those first ...  Read more

Glenfalloch Woodland Gardens

4 star rating: Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Glenfalloch Woodland Gardens, established in 1871, has been named a Garden of National Significance by the New Zealand Garden Trust, and for good reason. The amazing grounds are filled with ...  Read more

Larnach Castle

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 19 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Built between 1873 and 1887, the Larnach Castle is the only castle in all of New Zealand. Sitting on a beautiful 35 acres, the castle grounds and interior are a wonderful way to spend a day. For an ...  Read more


5 star rating: Highly Recommended 4 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Olveston House is a must-see sight in Dunedin, and the 1-hour tours are an incredible walk through this decadent, ornate, and elegant mansion. Built in the Jacobian tradition between 1904 and ...  Read more

Penguin Place

4.5 star rating: Recommended 15 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Penguin Place is the incredible feat of Howard McGrouther, who began the reserve in 1985 in order to protect the endangered yellow-eyed penguin. Funded completely by daily guided tours, the ...  Read more

Royal Albatross Centre

4.5 star rating: Recommended 15 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

One of the incredible things about South Island is the unique wildlife opportunities available to visitors, and The Royal Albatross Centre is a perfect example. The center is home to the only ...  Read more

Signal Hill

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

On a sunny day, you’ll find the best view in all of Dunedin is from the top of Signal Hill. This 1,289-foot forested promontory rises high above Dunedin Harbor, and offers sweeping views of the blue ...  Read more

St Paul's Anglican Cathedral

Tours & Tickets

Set smack in the middle of Dunedin’s Octagon—and thereby the center of town—St. Paul’s Anglican Cathedral is unlike any other in New Zealand. First constructed in 1862, the cathedral endured an ...  Read more

Taieri Gorge Railway

4.5 star rating: Recommended 45 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Visitors and locals alike assert that if there's one thing to be sure to do in Dunedin, it's a ride on the Taieri Gorge Railway. Get out of the city, enjoy stunning views, and absorb interesting ...  Read more

The Octagon

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 11 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Few city centers are as unique as Dunedin’s. Known by the locals as the Octagon, this eight-sided plaza is a hub for residents—particularly when it comes to public transit. Travelers exploring ...  Read more

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