Otago Harbour Ferry
Its a mini tour of the harbour as we cross from one side to the other.
The scenery is stunning, there are many birds to see on the way.
The skipper gives a commentary about the history and volcanic nature of the area, as well as the other interesting aspects we see on the way.
You will receive an indepth commentary along the way and you will see birds, boats, old wrecks of ships and historic quarantine stations, in this interactive, exciting harbour crossing.
Visit local cafes, restaurants, pubs, gift shops and museums on opposite side of the harbour.
The vessel is partially enclosed.
It is fast, comfortable and seats 20 people.
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Bicycles welcome at extra charge"
"Dogs welcome at extra charge"
"Not recommended for people who may have difficulty stepping (30cm) down, into the vessel. Or stepping back out."
"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 20 travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
12/14/2020 - 4/16/2021
Duration: 10 Minutes
|Monday - Sunday:||08:00 AM - 06:30 PM|
1: 837 Portobello Road, Portobello, Dunedin 9014, New Zealand
2: 39 Peninsula Beach Road, Otago 9023, New Zealand
The wharf is a few minutes walk from the On the Spot store in Portobello. From the Portobello store, walk towards Dunedin city for about 400 metres, until you reach a boatshed with signs reading 'Wildlife and Ferry'. Thw wharf at back Beach is only a few minutes walking from the m ain street of Port Chalmers. And the cruise ship terminal building, Port Chalmers. From the main town, or the cruise ship termnal building, walk towards the logging area in Port Chalmers. The foot path will lead you to the wharf area. Walk 5-10 minutes until you reach the wharf at Back Beach.
Port Chalmers Yacht Club, 39 Peninsula Beach Road, Port Chalmers 9023, New Zealand
Portobello Store-On The Spot, 1 Harington Point Road, Portobello, Dunedin 9014, New Zealand
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.