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Awesome Tours

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Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-454 3717
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Great communication before joining the tour to start with. We met a welcoming and friendly Mark. We... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
London, United Kingdom
8 wheel drive adventure!

Want to see Penguins? Want to see Seals? Want to see Baby Penguins and Baby Seals? Look no... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
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Awesome Tours is a privately owned and operated small group tour business providing local scheduled tours, tailor made personalized multi day tours and shore excursion tours to meet your needs. These can include areas such as Milford Sound, Queenstown, West Coast, Mt Cook or the entire South Island. Day tours from Dunedin can include areas such as the Catlins and Moeraki Boulders and the Otago Peninsula. We provide small group scheduled and private shore excursion tours for cruise passengers while in Dunedin including pickup/return from/to Port, Key City Sights, Natures Wonders Argo Wildlife tours ( Yellow Eyed Penguins, NZ Fur Seals and much more) Natures Wonders authentic Sheep Shed experience, Larnach Castle and the Royal Albatross Colony.We look forward to being of service to you.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-454 3717

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Great communication before joining the tour to start with. We met a welcoming and friendly Mark. We had come off the Celebrity Solstice and needless to say this was a much better option in many ways than the Ships tour options.We were a party of...More

Thank JEAN N
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Want to see Penguins? Want to see Seals? Want to see Baby Penguins and Baby Seals? Look no further.... This was a highlight of my trip to Dunedin! Awesome veiw, awesome track on a 8 wheeled Argo machine! What a machine!! Great fun for all...More

Thank myfoodexpressions
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We went on a 1 hour tour to see the seals and penguins on an AGA and we were not disappointed. The kids (aged 5 & 7) loved the excitement of the ride thru the rough hills and muddy puddles. Thankfully we didn't get dirty...More

1  Thank Sully0000
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Mark was an excellent guide. He came into the hotel to greet the 3 of us. He was very friendly. We stopped briefly to pick up more people and we were on our way. Mark shared great stories about the history of Dunedin as we...More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Our Dunedin tour with Mark was a highlight of our cruise to New Zealand and Australia. The scenery was spectacular and Mark's commentary added to our enjoyment and understanding. We saw baby seals and penguins, visited the Larnach Castle, and saw everything in the Dunedin...More

Thank FGMurphy
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Mark Dixon was an awesome guide from the ship to natures wonders as we travelled all way around coast on the outbound and along the hilltops on the return

Thank claireellman
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Awesome Tours really was AWESOME! We were in Dunedin at the beginning of NZ autumn and went to the tourist center in central Dunedin to find a tour. It just so happened that the owner of Awesome was in the office and said he could...More

1  Thank Alex S
Reviewed 16 December 2016

What a wonderful tour and guide. Mark was fantastic. He treated us more like friends then customers. The visit to Natural Wonders was a highlight. We rode the AGA to see the seals and baby penguins It was a lot of fun and worth the...More

Thank Mrsosci
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Wonderful trip saw so much and everything was explained in a friendly manner by Graham. The ride on the 8 wheeled AGA was the best ever. My husband suffering from a cold that day had a smile on his face at the end of this...More

Thank Anne080
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

We normally book all shore excursions through "The Ship " this time we found a site "Shore Trips & Excursions" - this was the first of several trips we had booked - if the first one was anything to go by we have hit on...More

1  Thank EllieDodds
awesometoursnz, Owner at Awesome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write such a supportive testimonial for Awesome Tours NZ. We appreciate your support and enjoyed hosting you while in Dunedin NZ. All the best for 2016. Best regards Mark

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Becky K
15 November 2017|
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Response from Becky K |
Hi Mark We are all seniors and interested in sightseeing around Dunedin and Otango peninsula. If you could quote me the price I could check with my group and make the booking Thanks Becky
4 November 2016|
Response from awesometoursnz | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your interest in our wildlife tours. At Natures Wonders you will travel by coach to the wildlife viewing areas, there is very little walking involved however, there is one penguin viewing hide which does... More