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13 Mar 2018
“Taieri Gorge Railway and City Tour”
23 Dec 2017
“Taieri Gorge Railway and City Tour”
We are Dunedin's small group tour specialists. We tour Dunedin city, the Otago Peninsula, the inland railway, a kiwi farming experience, the botanic gardens and cathedrals showing the heritage and history as well as getting up close to the local...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
+64 3-477 8843
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paul showed us the ins and outs of Dunedin in a fun/laid-back way! He picked us up at our hotel and since there were so few of us, we were able to personalize the tour to what we wanted to do. Paul was informative, friendly...More

1  Thank Natalie D
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

My friend Sean and I had the luck of having Les as our personal tour guide for the day. He was so full of information and perspective about Dunedin and really brought things to life. I loved the combination of getting to see all of...More

2  Thank Mary R
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Tourworks provided top notch service during our recent cruise to New Zealand. With just a few days notice our cruise itinerary was changed due to unfavourable weather, meaning our day in Dunedin was moved to another date. Quick email to tourworks, and there was no...More

1  Thank Andrew L
Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Hi Andrew sorry i am a bit late responding. Les had an extremely enjoyable day showing you Dunedin's many great sights. You obviously enjoyed yourself which is what we like to hear. No problems adjusting dates when ships itinerary changes we are here to help....More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

We were met at our hotel in Dunedin by Russell. My daughter and I were the only ones on the tour and had a great day out, Russell was very knowledgeable about the Dunedin area, was very friendly and easy to chat with. Really enjoyed...More

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Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Shirley i am pleased you and Emily enjoyed your day out in Dunedin. It was a pleasure to show you our varied sights and wildlife. I hope you manage to make the very long trip to the deep south again sometime and good luck...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018

We were met at the port by Les. We had suggested to some cruise mates to come along for the trip. Les was most obliging and they were duly processed onto the tour there and then. We were taken into town to see the railway...More

Thank Paul W
Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hello Paul, we are delighted you had a great time on the tour. It was great to meet you all. Thank you for your nice words, they are much appreciated. All the best, Paul

Reviewed 9 March 2018

Les, the driver picked us up on time from our hotel. He made the trip very interesting and was a considerate guide for the various sights on offer. He was very informative and helped to make the day a very enjoyable one. We could have...More

Thank Lyn B
Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Lyn thank you for the feedback we are pleased you enjoyed the tour. And we take on board your comments regarding the Castle. We are always looking at ways to improve our tours. Thanks again, Les Paul Russ Tourworks NZ

Reviewed 27 February 2018

My afternoon tour of Dunedin and the Otago coast was one of the best city tours I've been on in many years of global travel! When they say that they specialize in small group tours, they really mean it. There's no better way to get...More

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Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Hi and thanks for your review. Obviously you enjoyed your stay in Dunedin with us, Les specifically. We achieved our aim which is your enjoyment so great. Thanks again. Cheers Les Paul Russ Tourworks NZ

Reviewed 25 February 2018

The Railway Station and town architecture were ineresting. Larnach Castle was fascinating. The rain came and we walked through a muddy farm to the beach, but because the penguins and the seals loved the precipitation so did we. Lovely day.More

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Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi and thank you for the positive feedback we are pleased you enjoyed your tour. We are also pleased we were able to arrange the precipitation for you. As they say Dunedin can have four seasons in one day. Thanks again, Russ Les Paul Tourworks...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018

We had this tour and it was fantastic, on picking us up at our hotel our guide Russ asked us was there anything in particular we wanted to see or do, what in particular we were interested in He was so knowledgable, friendly and put...More

1  Thank Janet3009
Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Janet you 2 were great fun to take on tour around Dunedin. I really did enjoy our chats and hearing about your many and interesting travels. No doubt you guys will be travelling somewhere interesting soon and i hope you enjoy your next cruise....More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Tour was amazing. Great guides, very knowledgeable and happy to answer any questions. Got to see great heritage and learn a bit of the history and culture of the area. Accommodating to needs and allowed time to explore at all stops. I highly recommend. They...More

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Russ C, Owner at Tourworks NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Hi Lisa thanks for the review. We are pleased you had an enjoyable time seeing Dunedins sights.The last comment is great as we know the importance of getting cruise ship passengers back to the ship on time. Never had any problems! Cheers Les Paul Russ...More

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11 January 2018|
Response from RussC345 | Property representative |
Hello Tina, Thank you for your message. Yes, we can do the tour on the day you are here. We will wait for you to disembark the ship for our departure. I have your ship arriving at 8:30am so if you try and get off the ship... More