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Otago Peninsula

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Address: Dunedin, New Zealand
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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Small-Group Tour of Dunedin

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Great coastline drive

A beautiful coastline drive take you from the CBD to the end point of the peninsula where you can spot seals and albatross at the centre!

Reviewed 2 days ago
Udine, Italy
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Udine, Italy
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31 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A beautiful coastline drive take you from the CBD to the end point of the peninsula where you can spot seals and albatross at the centre!

Thank CristianM27
Arana Hills
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Driving the Otago Peninsula you'll find beautiful scenery, great views of the harbour and out to the ocean.

Thank L4165LBkarent
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved our day here. Lots of attractions along the way, and we even saw seals playing along the coast.

Thank Linda S
Menlo Park, California
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are so glad we visited the Otago Peninsula - one of our two favorite regions in New Zealand, a country of breathtaking beauty! (the other is Coromandel Peninsula). Reminded us of Mendocino Coast in California. Gorgeous ocean views, gardens, birdlife and forests, and sweet seaside villages tucked around the corner. Just one gorgeous view after another. .

Thank Diane F
Richmond, North Yorkshire
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very scenic drive, excellent views from both sides of the peninsula. There are attractions at the point, Royal Albatross Observatory, and penguin viewing opportunities.

Thank YorkshireLass
Boise, Idaho
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Otago Peninsula is beautiful but the roads are quite narrow. Very nice restaurants on the way and nic overland route on the way back.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Loved the albatross centre, the knowledgeable guides with Elm Wildlife Tours to see the penguins on the beach, and the views on the way.

Thank dibry2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once you are here you can see whole city and mountains .so beautiful and exciting. you have to visit this place.

Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Aramoana (strictly speaking on the spit of land that pokes out into Otago Harbour opposite the headland) and Allans beaches, saw sealions and plenty of birdlife. We visited the Albatross centre. The road out from Dunedin, starting at Portsmouth Drive hugs the water's edge - keep your eyes on the road; easier on the way back. Just splendid... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must-do if you are in Dunedin. the scenery is stunning and give you a real flavour of the country.

Thank Julia B

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