Recent Searches
Clear
icon_solid_phone
Questions? (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785
chat-bubbles

Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula Tours, Tickets, & Excursions

Saved to wishlist!
Dates
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
US$0
US$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

47 results

Revenue may affect this sort orderWhy you are seeing these results Sort by: Featured

Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula

star-4.5
127
Swap the cruise port for the Dunedin countryside on a half-day shore excursion that includes the Otago Peninsula. Your sightseeing tour covers highlights of the city center such as the Dunedin Railway Station, then travels to several village suburbs, stopping en route at scenic lookouts and for a beachside view of basking sea lions. Enjoy the personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 19 people.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$56.74
From
US$56.74

Dunedin City, Wildlife and Scenery Tour

Dunedin City, Wildlife and Scenery Tour

star-5
21
Join a small group for a full-day tour of Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula. During the city tour, see landmarks such as the University of Otago, Baldwin Street, and Scottish heritage sites. Next explore the Otago Peninsula, including Otago Harbour, Sandfly Bay, Tunnel Beach, and historic Larnach Castle. Your tour includes pickup and drop-off in central Dunedin or the port.
More
  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$108.33
Price varies by group size
From
US$108.33
Price varies by group size

Cruise Ship Dunedin City and Castle Tour

Cruise Ship Dunedin City and Castle Tour

A tour that "cruise" the city of Dunedin and Larnach Castle. Sit back and relax as we introduce you to Dunedin and its iconic buildings and landmarks. ​ Pick up is from Port Chalmers which is about 16kms (10miles) from the centre of Dunedin City. Enroute to the city we'll see New Zealand's steepest street, Baldwin Street and Dunedin's covered Sports Stadium and the University campus all residing in the city's northern area, ​ After stretching our legs at Baldwin Street we make our way towards the city centre (approximately 6kms or 3miles) to learn more about the city's history and view some of Dunedin's iconic landmarks including the Railway Station, Law Court House, First Church and other historic buildings near the Octagon. ​ ​ We next drive along the picturesque Otago Peninsula enroute to Larnach Castle where guests will have up to 90 mins exploring the castle at their leisure.
More
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$100.30
From
US$100.30

Private Guided Tour of Dunedin City Heritage and Unique Wildlife and Scenery

Private Guided Tour of Dunedin City Heritage and Unique Wildlife and Scenery

star-5
10
Travel from Port Chalmers or Dunedin on a privately guided tour that introduces you to city attractions as well as points of interest on the Otago Peninsula. With a flexible itinerary you can spend as much time as you like at each site, including a stop at the Royal Albatross Centre. Drive past Baldwin Street, Signal Hill, Otago University, Dunedin Railway Station, and more.
More
  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$567.44
per group
From
US$567.44
per group

Dunedin City Highlights, Otago Peninsula Scenery & a Guided Penguin Reserve Tour

Dunedin City Highlights, Otago Peninsula Scenery & a Guided Penguin Reserve Tour

star-5
3
Travelers short on time in Dunedin who want a comprehensive overview of the city and the Otago Peninsula will love this five-hour small-group tour. After stopping at Dunedin city highlights like Baldwin Street, the University of Otago, and the Octagon, you’ll head out to the Otago Peninsula to enjoy nature. Learn more about penguins on a guided tour of the reserve.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$140.43
From
US$140.43

Shore Excursion: V8 Trike, Peninsula and City Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Shore Excursion: V8 Trike, Peninsula and City Tour

star-5
60
Make the most of a short time in Dunedin on this action-packed one-hour V8 trike tour of the city and Otago Peninsula. Starting in the central city, pass some of the most beautiful historic buildings and learn about Dunedin’s culture and heritage. Continue your drive out to the peninsula, where you can enjoy views of hills and beaches, and maybe even spot some birds and wildlife.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$45.85
From
US$45.85

Dunedin City and Coastal Views 3-Hour Small-Group Guided Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Dunedin City and Coastal Views 3-Hour Small-Group Guided Tour

star-5
33
Explore Dunedin highlights on a 3-hour, small-group tour that goes from the city's historic landmarks to the beaches of the Otago Peninsula. You'll see the University of Otago, the Dunedin Railway Station, and more, then continue to the beautiful Otago Peninsula, pausing for a walk on St. Clair beach and esplanade. Group size is limited to 13 people to ensure personalized service, and this tour includes pickup and drop-off at Port Chalmers, with departure times that are tailored to cruise ship arrivals.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$63.05
From
US$63.05

Dunedin City and Otago Peninsula Small-Group Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Dunedin City and Otago Peninsula Small-Group Tour

star-5
39
Travel with a small group to explore the city of Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula. Get personalized attention from your guide and enjoy an intimate atmosphere with your fellow travelers as you hit all the highlights, such as Larnach Castle, Penguin Place, the Octagon, the Dunedin Rail Station, the University of Otago, and more. Along the way, listen to engaging commentary from your guide and enjoy the opportunity to ask questions.
More
  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$120.51
From
US$120.51

Shore Excursion: Dunedin City, Otago Peninsula, Castle Gardens & Olveston Tour

Shore Excursion: Dunedin City, Otago Peninsula, Castle Gardens & Olveston Tour

star-4.5
16
Combine top Dunedin experiences into a single day of sightseeing on a Port Chalmers shore excursion that includes a city tour and Larnach Castle Garden. A flexible mix of guided and independent activities gives you the best of both worlds: you’ll get a fascinating, guided introduction to Dunedin highlights, but enjoy the freedom to explore on your own.
More
  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$126.10
From
US$126.10

Otago Peninsula Scenery and Dunedin City Highlights Tour

Otago Peninsula Scenery and Dunedin City Highlights Tour

star-5
3
Let someone else take care of logistics while you experience the beauty and rich heritage of Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula. Spend the first part of the morning exploring parts of Dunedin, then take a scenic drive along the Otago Peninsula, stoping at one of the world’s only mainland colonies of Royal Albatross.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$103.17
From
US$103.17

Dunedin City Highlights, Otago Peninsula Scenery & Albatross Guided Tour

Dunedin City Highlights, Otago Peninsula Scenery & Albatross Guided Tour

star-5
3
Discover Dunedin City and the Otago peninsula on this small group tour of the highlights of the area. Take a walk up the world’s steepest street, explore the picturesque botanic gardens, and take in grand architecture throughout the city. Enjoy a panoramic scenic drive around the Otago peninsula to the Royal Albatross Centre to learn about these magnificent seabirds.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$143.29
From
US$143.29

Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin

Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin

star-4.5
35
Venture to Dunedin and escape the crowds when your ship pulls into port. You'll visit beaches on the scenic coastline and learn about the impressive architecture of New Zealand's oldest city on this shore excursion. Stop at several lookouts and search for wildlife in the Otago Peninsula.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$56.74
From
US$56.74

Guided Evening Penguin Viewing Otago Peninsula, Dunedin, New Zealand

Guided Evening Penguin Viewing Otago Peninsula, Dunedin, New Zealand

star-5
90
See up to 200 blue penguins returning from sea in the evening. Extremely close viewing of these birds. Learn about the Maori history of this significant site. Tour includes a special "behind the scenes" look at the reserve and penguin habitat. We are the only blue penguin evening tours that allows photography (but no flash photography) Voted in the top 10 experiences in New Zealand (TripAdvisor 2022). Most tours are lead by conservation experts/biologist Other wildlife often seen (e.g. seals, sealions, albatross)
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$28.09
From
US$28.09

Monarch Wildlife Cruise

Monarch Wildlife Cruise

star-5
74
Bird and wildlife enthusiasts shouldn’t miss this cruise in the Otago Harbour. You don’t have to travel far from the city to get out into the wilderness, as the Otago Peninsula is home to a vast array of wildlife. Spot royal albatross, fur seals, sea lions, blue penguins, cormorants, and more, and learn all about them and their habitat from the crew. Dress warm, as the weather is often cold and blustery here, but this is good wildlife-spotting weather, as the albatross in particular like the wind.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$32.67
From
US$32.67

Skip the Line: Larnach Castle & Gardens Admission Ticket

Skip the Line: Larnach Castle & Gardens Admission Ticket

star-4.5
116
Visit New Zealand’s only castle with admission to Larnach Castle & Gardens, where you’ll find beautiful antiques, manicured gardens, and gorgeous views across the Otago Peninsula. Learn the story of the castle’s founding family through recorded commentary on a personal headset, and pause to explore a collection of New Zealand native plants before entering the castle. Pre-booking your tickets to Larnach Castle & Gardens ensures a smooth visit, with the flexibility to see the castle and grounds at your own pace.
More
  • 2 to 4 hours
From
US$21.21
From
US$21.21

Speight Brewery Small Group Guided Tour from Dunedin

Speight Brewery Small Group Guided Tour from Dunedin

star-5
136
There’s more to brewing beer than meets the eye, and more to brewery tours than tastings. Learn about more than a century of beer-brewing history at one of Dunedin’s most iconic breweries—Speight’s Brewery—while a guide takes you and a small group through an interactive tour. Start at the breweries’ eighth floor, work your way down to the tasting rooms, and finish with a sampling of “hero” beers.
More
  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$17.20
From
US$17.20

Otago Peninsula Scenic, City Highlights and Wildlife Tour

Otago Peninsula Scenic, City Highlights and Wildlife Tour

star-4.5
14
Combine a city highlights tour of Dunedin with a wildlife-focused tour of the Otago Peninsula in a single day. Perfect for first-time visitors or those short on time, this tour covers both urban and natural highlights of the area. Landmarks in Dunedin include the Botanic Garden, Baldwin Street, the Dunedin Railway Station, and others. Get to know the Otago Peninsula's beaches and bays with scenic drives and a wildlife boat cruise from Taiaroa Head.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$137.56
From
US$137.56

Southern Skies Stargazing Tour in Dunedin
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Southern Skies Stargazing Tour in Dunedin

star-5
54
Benefit from clear views of the southern sky at night on a star-gazing tour on the Otago Peninsula. Depart from Dunedin and head to Sandfly Bay and a rural farm. Your guide shares Māori stories about the celestial bodies, and serves up a light supper with hot beverages. When the conditions are right, this part of the rural coast is ideal for viewing the Southern Lights (Aurora Australis).
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$91.71
From
US$91.71

Small-Group Dunedin Wildlife Cruise

Small-Group Dunedin Wildlife Cruise

star-5
22
Small group tours, fast custom built vessel. Comfortable, warm, enclosed cabin, or open outter deck. On our tour..... -Approx 2 hours duration, if joining from Portobello. Or 1.5 hours if joining from Port Chalmers by default, unless specified. -Fully commentated. -Travel from the most scenic part of the harbour, pass by the historic Quarantine Stations and old shipwrecks. -See and learn about the fishing boats, workboats, dredges and ships as we pass Port Chalmers and Careys Bay. -View wading birds and look for penguins sea lions and shags as we cruise past roosting and feeding areas. -See/learn about the historic pilots houses, search light and gun emplacements and the old whaling stations. -Take the time to cruise around Taiaroa Head, exploring the shallow bays to view fur seals and nesting colonies of shags, albatross, sea birds, marine mammals such as dolphins and more Usual departure times are 10am, 1:15pm, 4:00pm. Please advise which times you'd prefer.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$83.11
From
US$83.11

Castle to Cruise Tour

Castle to Cruise Tour

star-5
8
Be surprised by the rugged natural landscape that’s part of the Dunedin city boundaries on this tour of the Otago Peninsula. Start with a guided tour of New Zealand’s only castle, Larnach Castle, and learn all about Dunedin’s early settler history from your guide. Continue further along the peninsula, hopping aboard a wildlife cruise of the Otago Harbour. Spot fur seals, albatross, and maybe even dolphins and penguins while admiring the views.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$80.24
From
US$80.24

Electric Bike Hire in New Zealand

Electric Bike Hire in New Zealand

We locally owned and operated, bikes that are suited for our cycle tracks around the harbour. Dunedin has one of the world's most unique cycleways around the harbour. Let us power you so you can explore our city!
More
  • 4 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$54.45
per group
From
US$54.45
per group

Heritage Dunedin City Walking Guided Tour

Heritage Dunedin City Walking Guided Tour

The stories Gregor tells have rarely been heard before. They are the culmination of years of research and are exclusive to Tales From Darkest Dunedin. Gregor has an extensive knowledge of the area and its history so you'll walk away feeling like a local and just as welcome!
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$22.93
From
US$22.93

City to Sea Tour

City to Sea Tour

star-5
19
This is the best way to see the amazing animals and scenery found on the Otago Peninsula. Cruise one-way along the beautiful harbour and spot albatross, furseals and more during a special wildlife cruise. Then sit back and relax whilst your guide will take you the opposite direction along scenic roads back to Dunedin. A full commentary is given throughout the tour.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$54.45
From
US$54.45

Olveston Historic Home Guided Tour

Olveston Historic Home Guided Tour

star-5
73
Glimpse early 20th-century life in New Zealand during a 1-hour guided tour of the Olveston Historic Home in Dunedin. Follow a knowledgeable docent through the 35-room mansion as you learn about its Jacobean-style architectural design, fine art and furnishings. Discover the history of one of Dunedin’s most prominent families, and stroll through the elegant gardens with views of Otago Harbour.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$14.33
From
US$14.33

Filters

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best tours in Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula?
Q:
What tours in Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula are 1 hour or less?
Q:
What tours in Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What tours in Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula are good for avoiding crowds?

icon_solid_phone
Book online or call
(888) 651-9785
(888) 651-9785
chat-bubblesChat now