Sightseeing Tours in Port Chalmers

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Sightseeing Tours in Port Chalmers

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  • Kylie Keys
    Ocean Grove, Australia13 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A great tour with a wonderful guide Rob.
    He shared his knowledge and passion for New Zealand with us. Definitely recommend !
    Written 12 April 2024
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  • Wander02759492955
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We are a group from USA and Taiwan that traveled via cruise to Dunedin. We arranged a private tour via emails with Asta while we were on the ship. She was very prompt in answering and working with us to make the excursion possible. There was some payment challenges which almost ruined the tour and I will get to that later.

    Keith was our guide and he was absolutely wonderful and a delight to be with. With his knowledge, time management and flexibility, we hit pretty much all major city highlights and points of interests including castle garden & its lunch cafe during a 5 hours span.

    Concerning payment, I would recommend Fantail Tours to have an alternate payment method in addition to just the “invoice page website”, because for two days we couldn’t figure out why the payment website shows as blank on mobile phones, iPad and laptops with our cruise ship Internet package. We almost cancelled the tour. Eventually we had to upgrade to premium Internet package to make the payment page showed up correctly. While ship was cruising, we can’t make voice calls and email was insecure to give credit card info. So this is one area for improvement.
    Written 15 February 2024
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  • John J
    Melbourne, Australia31 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Our driver/tour guide, Jeff, was excellent. He packed so much into the tour taking us to the prettiest parts of a very pretty city in Dunedin. Jeff explained the history of the various places we visited from the dormant whale trading through the Edinburgh like university and the glorious historic train station culminating with ninety minutes at the castle.
    The bus was perfect for our tour size, Jeff's banter and dry Kiwi humour along with both his deep knowledge and pride in the area made this a great event for us.
    You cover a lot in Dunedin in the time available and Jeff ensures you are back at the port well before departure.
    Written 4 April 2024
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  • Sandra J
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Russ was excellent, knowledgeable, informative and friendly. Had a fantastic afternoon. Dropped us off at the door to our accommodation.
    Written 13 May 2024
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  • gbw
    Birmingham, AL18 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Trii was delightful from beginning to end! She allowed us the choice of picnic or hot lunch and then shared her discount at her local grocery store and offered food recommendations! (Like Whittaker chocolate bars!) She also provided informative and interesting commentary, and was eager to answer questions and share her love of New Zealand. Toward the end, when we wanted to meet up with local friends, she flexed and dropped us off at the train station and returned a bit later, without reducing the quality of the tour for the other passengers. As for the Albatross experience, I had no idea how fascinating these birds are…now, I’m a fan! Thanks, Trii!
    Written 18 February 2024
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  • Jeanette R
    Bowral, Australia11 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Loved our tour guide Asta. She took the time to show us more than just the city and was delightful in all aspects, very knowledgeable.
    Written 7 February 2024
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  • Marcia W
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Teresa was a fantastic guide on our excursion. Very personable, including a great sense of humor. The trip was well thought out, showing us many sites in and around Dunedin and Otaga Peninsula. She took great care of us, ensuring we all had food for lunch. She was very knowledgeable about the history, flora and fauna.
    Simply said, Teresa and tour were
    great.
    Written 14 February 2024
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  • armenmak
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This was a spectacular tour of the countryside, city, and Castle Garden. Asta was our driver. She was extremely helpful and very descriptive of the various locations and sceneries. The tour started from the seaport which was our pickup location. We were driven through the city of Dunedin and into the countryside which was full of spectacular views. Due to a very small group, Asta provided a very personable tour by stopping at various view points and for that postcard photoshoot. Always opt for the private tour so that you can enjoy Dunedin at its best.THANKS ASTA!!!!
    Written 29 February 2020
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