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Larnach Castle & Gardens Tour from Dunedin
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Here at Headfirst Travel Dunedin we bring alive local legends with a range of guided tours that include most of Dunedin’s main attractions. Join us on our guided tour up to the grand Larnach's Castle, which also includes a city sights tour. You can also add in a tour at the sweet Cadbury World and an exciting tour of the Speight's Brewery. Or take a ride on the spectacular Taieri Gorge Railway or in a Silver Fern Railcar. Explore the Elm wildlife or take a tour of the historic Olveston House. See our many cruise ship excursions or hop onto our Bottom Bus and explore NZ’s deepest south. We have something for everyone!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

March 21---We never had a double decker bus as per the picture. It was raining and we had a bus from the 1970's that leaked so only certain seats could be used. The AC wasn't so you could not see out. We got off at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour we did in Dunedin, on Monday 19th March 2018, was the hop on hop off bus tour, we received a text message informing us that our tour was starting at 10.30am and to be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior. We got...More

Thank Bobbie R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a city tour and went to Larnach Castle with Rhys. Thoroughly enjoyed it. He went out of his way to provide a thoughtful commentary about the Castle and showed us the main points of interest in Dunedin. A well priced tour which we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had booked with Headfirst for our up-coming cruise and fully pre-paid a Lanarch Castle tour. Our cruise was cancelled, and Headfirst issued us a full refund without question or hesitation. So, although we didn't getvto do the tour, Headfirst will definitely be our first...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would not recommend this particular headfirst tour. Appreciate the restoration of a 1970 bus - but it was pouring with rain the day of our visit and the bus leaked. The diesel exhaust fumes were suffocating. We paid $45 pp. We were picked up at...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a full day tour of Dunedin on March 21, 2018. We were dry disappointed. The bus ride in from the port was in an old city bus from the 70s that was leaking water onto half of the passengers. The bus driver seemed...More

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HeadfirstTravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia Ora, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. It is always our intention to provide our guests with positive memorable experiences and we are sorry to hear that this was not the case for you. Our drivers are all very...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

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Kathy C
4 January 2017|
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Thanks for that Sylvie
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Sharyn C
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Hi, if you please go to our website and you will find all the details you require. The specific Cruise Ship bookings page contains tours designed to fit with the arrival and departure of the cruise ships that dock at Port... More
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