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Headfirst Travel

Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-477 9083
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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 23 May 2018

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed luxury of being picked up from our accommodation to join this tour of dunedin city sights and lanarch castle. Our driver Dick, was so enthusiastic and interesting. He gave us chance to take photo's and was also interested about his passengers. Lanarch castle and...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

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 11 April 2018

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 10 April 2018 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

Thank Karen M
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

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

Thank Susan R
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 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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Kathy C
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Thanks for that Sylvie
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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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