Natural Dunedin Tour

Scenic coast and city highlights tour with a private guide.

Dunedin is a treasure trove of spectacular scenery, wildlife and historic buildings. Let one of our local guides show you around their home ground. Our tours can be guided in English, French or German.

Highlights of the tour

  • We start the day walking through the magnificent Botanic Gardens, viewing NZ Native trees and Native and exotic birds.

  • Next we drive up to Signal Hill Road for a grand view of the City of Dunedin and Harbour.

  • On the way back we stop at Baldwin street; the steepest street in the world.

  • From here we drive to the center city stopping at the Dunedin Iconic Railway Station; a beautiful example of Flemish Renaissance design.

  • Next we leave for the Otago Peninsula stopping on the way for a light lunch at St Clair Beach esplanade.

  • We continue our journey to the top of the Otago Peninsula where we may spot some Royal Albatrosses and other seabirds.

  • We continue to Allan's beach to view the wildlife which may include sea lions and if you're very lucky, penguins.

  • Regardless of what wildlife is visiting that day you will have a magnificent view of the South Pacific Ocean towards Antarctica.

  • On our way back to Dunedin we drive along the high road for spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and the Dunedin Harbour.


Tour Duration: 7 hours

Start Time: 9am to 4pm or times to suit by prior arrangement. Pick up and drop off from your Dunedin hotel or Cruise Ship in Port Chalmers.

Tour Price:

  •  NZ$120 p.p

Activity Level: light 

  • Prices include our transport to and from ship’s wharf or from your Dunedin hotel as well as a local experienced driver-guide.
  • Prices do not include: meals and refreshments or the shuttle if you choose this.
NOTE: Tours run with a minimum of 6 people and a maximum of 10 people. For smaller or larger groups please contact us to find out charter rate options.


Please note that we cannot guarantee wildlife will be seen every time