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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula Day Trip from Dunedin - with unbiased reviews

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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula Day Trip from Dunedin

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  • 1
    Dunedin Railway Station
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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  • 2
    Taieri Gorge Railway
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Otago Peninsula
    Stop: 2 hours -
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Important Information
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Taieri Gorge Railway
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • PLEASE CONTACT US if there is not a departure time that suits your cruise ship schedule - guaranteed we can help!
  • If your ship arrives later than 9.00am we will still conduct the tour but you will only ride the train one-way through the gorge rather than both ways - we will pick you up from Pukerangi Station and take you back to port.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please note: Lunch is not included however we can provide a gourmet ‘picnic lunch’ if option selected (see pricing), it includes a ham sandwich, packet of chips, piece of fruit, muslei bar and juice
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Back to Nature Tours
Chicago, Illinois
Rainy Day in Dunedin
We were only in Dunedin for one day and this tour gave us a good overview of the area. Our guide was very
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Toronto, Canada
Great driver/guide (Scott). Comfortable van.
Tour was as described. Had some fog in the morning but cleared late morning. Driver Scott was very informative
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Kevin L
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
An outstanding tour with Oli!
We had a very delightful tour. Our guide/driver Oli is exceptional. He is very knowledgable, personable,
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Miles Plueger
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Great excursion for people getting off of a cruise ship
Maybe it was the beautiful scenery, maybe it was the very friendly tour guide, maybe it was both, regardless, this
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
Couldn’t have been better
We were met at the cruise terminal which was too easy. Everything was on time. I think our guide was Marty. He was
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Przemysław L
Marvelous Otago
The excursion to Otago Peninsula was one of highlights of our stay in NZ. The guide-driver was the best of the
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Miami, Florida
Great tour. Highly recommend.
This was a small group. We made many stops for picture opportunities. We had a very informative guide and we were
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Mike G
Great train ride, rushed tour
The train ride to Pukerangi was fantastic. Great scenery and the commentary was both informative and interesting.
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Tarja R
Great tour and super informative guide
We chose the Royal Peninsula tour from back to nature as we had used these guys the last time we were in Dunedin
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Lindsey H
Excellent conservation site at Penguin Place
Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable about the inner workings of the Penguin Place and demonstrated a true
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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