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Dunedin i-SITE Visitor Centre | 50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
+64 27 356 9132
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Superb Dunedin walking tour

Athol shares his passion and knowledge of this beautiful city. Athol is smart, patience... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Larry O
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Montreal, Canada
Enjoy Dunedin better

I took the City Walk with Athol today and was impressed by his knowledge of the city, and the... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Robert H
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Jaisalmer
via mobile
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Dunedin i-SITE Visitor Centre | 50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
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+64 27 356 9132

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Athol shares his passion and knowledge of this beautiful city. Athol is smart, patience, perceptive, and engaging. I started my two week stay in Dunedin with this City Walk. The tour provided me with an introduction to the Maori and Settler history of the region....More

Thank Larry O
CitywalksDunedin, Owner at City Walks, responded to this review

Thanks Larry, your input and feedback is much appreciated.

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I took the City Walk with Athol today and was impressed by his knowledge of the city, and the pleasant manner in which he tells us about its beginnings and early history, right up until the present day. Dunedin's most important buildings are pointed out,...More

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Athol did a terrific job! He is extremely knowledgable, and catered his comments to my particular interests and questions. I thoroughly enjoyed my 2 hours touring beautiful Dunedin with him and would highly recommend it to anyone with a curiosity about the history of this...More

1  Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Athol was a fantastic guide who gave us a superb history of the development and rebirth of the city of Dunedin. The tour is well structured with visits to churches, local buildings of interest with a hot drink from one of the local cafes included...More

1  Thank Kate R
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We were lucky enough to catch the tour just after it had started. It was a fantastic introduction tot the city. It is not to be missed as the guide Athol was clear and entertaining. A coffee break was included which was great as we...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Athol was a great guide for our walk around Dunedin for my group of 7 Brits. He showed us the major sites and was great at giving the background story to them. He also gave considered responses to the questions we posed, and not just...More

Thank RaJSheffield
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Brilliant guided walking tour. Walking tours are my 'go to thing' when I arrive in a new city - think they are wonderful for orientation. This is simply the best walking tour I've done in New Zealand and I've been travelling here for nearly three...More

Thank Indy2602
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were fortunate to be part of a small group and were able to ask lots of questions. Athol provided us with a good understanding of the history of Dunedin and its development as a city, as well as visiting some very interesting historical buildings....More

Thank 65BRG
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Despite the inclement weather our walk continued. Athol was a terrific tour guide, most informative & cognizant to the fact that we were interested in information pertaining to my heritage. He gave us great knowledge on Dunedin's history & architecture. Recommended places to visit &...More

Thank Lassie52
Reviewed 25 January 2017

In our 3 months of travel so far we have done a number of guided tours, but this has to be one of the best. Athol (sorry Athol for the Ethel misunderstanding 😀) was very engaging, and communicated very well with the, admittedly very small...More

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