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Natures Wonders Naturally

#21 of 109 things to do in Dunedin Features Animals
Taiaroa Head, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-478 1150
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Beautiful natural setting!

I visited this attraction in April 2017 on a shore excursion from our cruise ship. What a... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
kedavis4
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Wells, Maine
Expectations will affect your reaction

We were happy we went there. Lots of baby seals just below your feet, and a rare breed of penguin... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Lew D
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Rio Verde, Arizona
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Taiaroa Head, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

I visited this attraction in April 2017 on a shore excursion from our cruise ship. What a beautiful place to visit! The area is a huge privately owned farm for sheep and cattle that overlooks pristine beaches along the New Zealand coast line. The views...More

1  Thank kedavis4
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We were happy we went there. Lots of baby seals just below your feet, and a rare breed of penguin nesting visible through small doors opened only by tour operators. We could take or leave the 8-wheeled carriers, but the views were impressive. The owners...More

Thank Lew D
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The excursion was unique and pleasantly memorable. Transportation is in one of two choices: a narrated bus of 20 passengers or 6 passengers per open sided ATV's plus driver/guide. The short trip goes to the edge of a pristine, secured ocean beach where seals play...More

Thank Dale W D
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We were so glad we did the 8 wheeler tour here on this private reserve at the very tip of the Otago Peninsula! Our guide Nick was so knowledgeable about the wildife and we were only a few feet from baby fur seals. We spent...More

Thank Diane F
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This was an amazing tour. It is on private land. We did the Wildlife Tour on the Argo. The owners and staff are so friendly with a wonderful sense of humour. They helped my elderly mother get in and out of the Argo, and at...More

Thank vannsandra
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It was one of the best tours ever. My mum and I visited were really enjoy it! Especially the 8 wheeler. We saw different kinds of wildlife. And the view are stunning! I Chatted with the owner, really nice and friendly :) Recommend to everyone...More

Thank Lu X
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We did the 8 wheeler tour, what an experience!! The 360 degree views from the summit were spectacular! Saw blue penguin in nesting box, very close to us and yellow eyed penguins on the beach below us. An elephant seal was basking in the sun...More

Thank shirley c
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I realize wildlife adventures are subject to disappointment at times, but Natures Wonders promotes that you will "view little blue penguins in their nests (in season) and spot the rare and shy yellow eyed penguin in the nest or on the beach any time of...More

1  Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 26 March 2017

One of the best tours ever! You have a choice of an 8 wheeler or a bus for the tour. The views are spectacular. We were lucky enough to see New Zealand fur seals, adults and pups, a yellow eyed penguin, blue penguins, an elephant...More

Thank Shari479
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We went on a tour on the 8 wheeler and had a blast. The views from the summit were spectacular. Seeing seals and penguins up this close in a natural environment made this very special. Well worth the trip

Thank Christina H
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