This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Larnach Castle & Gardens, 145 Camp Rd Otago Peninsula, Dunedin New Zealand
Larnach Castle (if chosen)
Scenic Route to the Castle includes a photostop. Once at the Castle your guide will take you on a journey back in time retracing the establishment of the Castle and the incredibly turbulent life and times of William Larnach. Watch out for the ghosts....! Approximately 45 minutes of you own time follows which allows you to explore further the Castle including the spectacular gardens or maybe adjourn to the Ball Room for a high tea and scones! Or coffee! Map and information is made available at Larnach Castle, and translated into some languages - please check with your driver.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Taieri Gorge Railway, Anzac Square, Dunedin 9054 New Zealand
4 hour Taieri Gorge Railway excursion to Pukerangi (if chosen)
Duration: 4 hours
Stop At: Speight’s Brewery, 200 Rattray Street Central City, Dunedin 9016 New Zealand
90 minute Speights Brewery Tour near the centre of Dunedin (if chosen)
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Dunedin Botanic Garden, Corner of Great King Street and Opoho Road, Dunedin New Zealand
Great value with informed driver-guides offering the flexibility and convenience of seeing the City Highlights. Photo-stops, commentary and plenty of 'freedom' time inclusive of this option.
60 minute Olveston House Tour (if chosen) plus free time to enjoy the gardens
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Baldwin Street: The Steepest Street in the World, Baldwin Street, Dunedin 9010 New Zealand
At least three key photostops are offered with the chance for you to get off the bus as we explore Dunedin. We visit Baldwin Street, the Railway Station and have many other stops.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Headfirst Travel, Dunedin New Zealand
Great value with informed driver-guides offering the flexibility and convenience of seeing the City Highlights and the majestic Larnach Castle on the Otago Peninsula. Photo-stops, commentary and plenty of 'freedom' time inclusive of this option.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: University of Otago, 362 Leith Street, Dunedin 9016 New Zealand
Free time to wander in the Octagon / Dunedin City centre
Duration: 5 minutes
Departure Time: 8:45 AM
Departure Point: Traveler pickup is offered
Dunedin offers some fantastic tours to explore and experience while you visit on your Cruise Ship. Headfirst Travel will be there for them all with a variety of options to suit nearly everyone. Choose Headfirst Travel for your Dunedin Cruise Tour.
Whether it be a City Hop On Hop Off tour, Larnach Castle, the Taieri Gorge Railway, Speights Brewery or just a meander around town we have the tour for you.
Most options start and finish at Port Chalmers (return transfers from Port to Dunedin centre included)
Make the most of your time at Dunedin with one of these customizable Dunedin shore excursions. Get your bearings at your own pace with a Hop-on, Hop-off bus tour, or choose between outings to Larnach Castle and Gardens and the magnificent Taieri Gorge Railway. If desired, the shore excursions can be combined with some of Dunedin’s top sites, including Speight’s Brewery, City Walk or the Olveston Historic Home. All shore excursions include pickup and drop-off at Port Chalmers.
Our times work in with all arrivals to Port Chalmers and we ask passengers to meet at the Private Tours Sign on the Port Chalmers wharf no less than 15 minutes prior to your departure time. Departure times may also vary for each Ship but we are fully conversant of these restraints and will always have you back in plenty of time. We haven't lost anyone yet! Your driver-guide will give you directions and confirm pickup times.
General departure from Port Chalmers is 8.45am, returning by 3.45pm. However, we may often have later departures from Port Chalmers subject to each ship's arrival time and activity for the day.
- Port Chalmers
City Hopper 08:45:
Tour option details are as follows:
Option Descriptions: A flexible option from Port Chalmers offering a Hop On Hop Off route around key Dunedin points of interest, attractions and shops/cafes/restaurants. Free time can be scheduled in to your day also.
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AMTaieri Railway & Lanach Castle 08:45:
Option Descriptions: Full day tour from Port Chalmers. A four hour return journey to Pukerangi with a guided tour of the historic Lanach Castle in Dunedin.
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AMLarnach Castle and City Sights 08:45:
Option Descriptions: A flexible option from Port Chalmers inclusive of 90 minutes at the historic Larnach Castle and the spectacular drive each way. Full commentary. Use the City Hop On Hop Off bus at your convenience.
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AMTaieri Gorge Railway 08:45:
Option Descriptions: Full day tour from Port Chalmers. An amazing four hour return journey to Pukerangi, where you see at lot of New Zealand's Hinterland. City Sights follows
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AMLanach Castle and Speights 08:45:
Option Descriptions: A full day bus tour from Port Chalmers inclusive of 90 minutes at the historic Larnach Castle and the spectacular drive each way, as well as a guided tour through Speights Brewery. Full commentary.
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AMLanach Castle and Olveston 08:45:
Option Descriptions: A full day bus tour from Port Chalmers inclusive of 90 minutes at Larnach Castle and the spectacular drive each way, as well as a guided tour through Olveston House and a pass to Dunedins City Hopper.
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AMCity Hopper and Speights 08:45:
Option Descriptions: A flexible option from Port Chalmers offering a Hop On Hop Off route around Dunedin's best sights in our City Hopper and a Speights Brewery tour where you get the thirsty history of beer in Otago.
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AMCity Hopper and Olveston 08:45:
Option Descriptions: A flexible option from Port Chalmers offering a Hop On Hop Off route around Dunedin's best sights in our City Hopper and a guided tour through the historic Olveston House.
Option Departure Time: 8:45 AM
- Pickup and drop off at Port Chalmers
- Full commentary
- Activity of choice chosen at check-out
- Personal expenses
- Entry/Admission - Taieri Gorge Railway
Change & Refund Policies
- Free cancellation at or before 00:01 at least 2 days before the date of use
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Adult: Age 15 to 99
Child: Age 5 to 14
Infant: Age 0 to 4
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Headfirst Travel has a dedicated cruise coordinator at your disposal to help your day and assist with any queries you might have
Not wheelchair accessible
Near public transportation
Most travelers can participate
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 22 travelers