Dunedin Shore Excursion: Half-Day Wildlife and Larnach Castle Tour
Larnach castle and the gardens that surround are the most popular attraction for cruise ship passengers in Dunedin.
So is the albatross and the other rare and unique wildlife.
See the best of Dunedin and spend your time wisely.
This is the only tour in Dunedin that does not double back, to travel the same route on its return.
You will travel by road one way and by ferry the other.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Larnach Castle & Gardens, 145 Camp Rd Otago Peninsula, Dunedin New Zealand
A guided tour through the castle will give you an insight into the rich history of the family that once lived here and of the local area.
The views from the castle, over the harbour are breathtaking.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Taiaroa Head, Harington Point 9077, New Zealand
The wildlife cruise part of the tour involves us circling the headland by boat, looking for albatross, seals, penguins and many other marine animals and birds.
We remain onboard the vessel the whole time.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesPass By:
Otago Peninsula, Dunedin New Zealand
The scenery and landscape is stunning. The villages along the way are quaint, the colours of the volcanic rocks amazing.
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"There is some element of walking and stairs in and around the castle and to get on the boat.Travelers must be somewhat mobile, to be able to negotiate stairs."
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers"
Duration: 6 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
Please make your way to the Tour Waiting Area, inside the Cruise Ship Terminal Building (A Shed).
Your driver will be holding a sign reading 'Head First Travel'.Ports
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.