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Otago Harbour Ferry provided by Port To Port Cruises And Wildlife Tours

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2 adults
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Its a mini tour of the harbour as we cross from one side to the other. The scenery is stunning, there are many birds to see on the way. The skipper gives a commentary about the history and volcanic nature of the area, as well as the other interesting aspects we see on the way.
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Departure Point
837 Portobello Road, Portobello, Dunedin 9014, New Zealand 39 Peninsula Beach Road, Port Chalmers 9023, New Zealand
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • This is a return ticket
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Bicycles welcome at extra charge
  • Dogs welcome at extra charge
  • Not recommended for people who may have difficulty stepping (30cm) down, into the vessel. Or stepping back out.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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raybV8160XT wrote a review Feb 2020
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All good, Sunny calm day and a stop off at Quarantine Island on route to Port Chalmers.This a simple getting from a to b trip. We had our mountain bikes on board also and the operator was very accommodating with our requirements on the journey. We will do this trip again in
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Date of experience: January 2020
Response from RachelM6122, Owner at Otago Harbour Ferry
Responded 17 Feb 2020
Many thanks for your review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your ferry trip with your bike:) And we look forward to seeing you again:) Thanks Rachel:)
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This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Port To Port Cruises And Wildlife Tours
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Well worth the trip for Rachel's local knowledge, best view of albatrosses included!
We had an excellent trip with Rachel who explained all sorts of interesting facts about the history of Otago and
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London, United Kingdom
This was recommended by another tourist that we met en route and again in the restaurant on our first evening. We
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Amazing tour - plenty of wildlife!
I had a great time out on the water with this company. Small boat but great visibility whether you were inside or
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Taxi Ride to Port Chalmers
All good, Sunny calm day and a stop off at Quarantine Island on route to Port Chalmers.This a simple getting from
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Greg T
Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
Fantastic 2 hr tour with Port to Port
An excellent trip from Portobello, though the harbour, and out to Taiaroa Head. True to her word, Rachel showed us
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Brewood, United Kingdom
Amazing trip
Had a fabulous trip and saw loads of wildlife. Rachel was very knowledgeable and pointed out loads of birds,
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Port to Port Wildlife tour
Great trip. So much to see and our guide was engaging and well informed. Good value for money and I came away able
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David Mumford
Dronfield, United Kingdom
Excellent unforgettable wildlife experience on a great boat.
This is a first class wildlife tour with a clever and excellent skipper called Rachel who made every effort to
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Ammanford, United Kingdom
Amazing eyesight!
We chose this tour with Port to Port and enjoyed every minute. Rachel really knows her stuff and doesn’t seem to
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Sydney, Australia
Fanastic viewing of albatrosses
The good: Guide was fantastic - very passionate and knowledgeable about the wildlife and history of the harbour.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 10m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
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