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Shore Excursion: Dunedin City Highlights, Coastal Train and Castle Garden

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  • 1
    Baldwin Street: The Steepest Street in the World
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Signal Hill
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Dunedin Botanic Garden
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    University of Otago
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Pass by The Octagon
  • 5
    First Church of Otago
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 6
    Otago Peninsula
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 7
    Larnach Castle & Gardens
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 8
    Dunedin Railway Station
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Port Chalmers cruise terminal, private tour waiting area, close to door 2

    Ports
    Port Chalmers
    Duration
    6h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Driver/guide
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Round-trip shared transfer
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Dunedin Botanic Garden
    • Entry/Admission - Larnach Castle & Gardens
    • Entry/Admission - Dunedin Railway Station
    Exclusions
    • Entrance fees to Castle building
    • Lunch
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Stroller accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Julie picked us up at Port Chalmers and took our group on a city tour. She dropped two of us in Dunedin at the train station where we took the historic coastal train through the Otago Peninsula. What a MAGNIFICENT day. Beautiful scenery, breathtaking views Wow Wow WOW!!
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    Response from AstaA83, Manager at Shore Excursion: Dunedin City Highlights, Coastal Train and Castle Garden
    Responded 12 Dec 2019
    Thank you ladies for sharing your feedback, we had such a pleasure to show you the best of Dunedin. Great weather couldn't have complemented more to the day and it was just perfect.
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    Our host, guide and driver Julie was amazing! She was extremely knowledgeable and very accommodating to the group’s needs. I would thoroughly recommend this company and their tours. I would definitely use them again.
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    Response from AstaA83, Manager at Shore Excursion: Dunedin City Highlights, Coastal Train and Castle Garden
    Responded 24 Nov 2019
    Thank you, so pleased to hear you had a great experience with us.
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    We had a tour guide that was great, Terri, she had a wonderful personality and was super outgoing! The places she took us were amazing and always with time to spare. Would highly recommend this tour and of course ask for Terri!!!!
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    Response from AstaA83, Manager at Shore Excursion: Dunedin City Highlights, Coastal Train and Castle Garden
    Responded 9 Nov 2019
    Thank you, Maria, for your feedback. We are so pleased you had a great experience while touring with us in Dunedin and Otago Peninsula. Teresa or Trii is sending regards to you!
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    Shore Excursion staff on the phones were very helpful and kept in touch via email or phone. We too were anxious if we could fit everything in as we had travelled via the cruise ship. We bartered for an extra trip to the brewery and sure enough we as a family of 6 fitted
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    We had such great day on our small tour with our local guide Sharon. She was obviously so proud of her city, and told us a lot of interesting facts about it. The tour was great and we loved seeing so much in such a short time.
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    Response from AstaA83, Manager at Shore Excursion: Dunedin City Highlights, Coastal Train and Castle Garden
    Responded 10 Apr 2019
    Thank you, Susan for your lovely feedback. We are happy you enjoyed the tour!
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    About the operator
    By: Fantail Tours
    72 reviews
    theguysinsf
    San Francisco, California
    81
    Amazing Private Otago Peninsula Tour
    We were lucky to be able to book this tour and truly blessed to have Asta as our driver and guide. She is
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    Resort605821
    Aix-en-Provence, France
    10
    Patagonia Peninsula
    ASTA was amazing. Not only did she show us all the beautiful sights but she went above and beyond to be sure we
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    Yogesh B
    Melbourne, Australia
    7233
    Fabulous
    Asta(may be spelt incorrectly) was wonderful tour guide. We enjoyed our tour of Dunedin immensely and so glad we
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    ShellyBates
    Newtown, Australia
    42
    Fabulous!
    Enjoy a comfortable, educational, warm and fun trip with Asta the tour guide! Asta has expertise knowledge on the
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    Grant B
    Hamilton, New Zealand
    13027
    Great way to see Dunedin
    Our guide picked us up from the Port Charlmers Terminal in a comfortable mini coach. The advantage was that our
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    FoxyWahine
    Boise, Idaho
    199
    Wonderful service & knowledgeable tour guide
    We were very happy with our tour. She met our every request & provided suggestions for places to visit.
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    L3943LHjohnc
    Arroyo Grande, California
    20
    Had a perfect time with our Guide in Dunedin
    Our guide happened to be Asta who is the owner of the firm. She was an excellent guide and juggled the specific
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    dottier384
    Plantation, Florida
    90
    Beautiful city!
    Julie picked us up at Port Chalmers and took our group on a city tour. She dropped two of us in Dunedin at the
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    valerier361
    Lake Elsinore, California
    40
    Guided tour of Dunedin
    Julie, our tour guide was very friendly and helpful throughout the morning trip. She was a wealth of knowledge and
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    ann t
    153
    Day trip Dunedin
    Our host, guide and driver Julie was amazing! She was extremely knowledgeable and very accommodating to the
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    jarramarni
    Wooli, Australia
    10
    Personal, fun and informative
    Arranging a personal tour was easy, email exchanges were quick and easy. Asta accommodated our needs and was there
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    Colin S
    21
    Excellent way to see Dunedin
    Asta was so lovely, and was such a wealth of knowledge! It was a great tour, and she took us wherever we wanted to
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    Maria A
    Miami, Florida
    141
    Wonderful tour!!!
    We had a tour guide that was great, Terri, she had a wonderful personality and was super outgoing! The places she
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    Mary A
    153
    Full refund due to cancelled ship docking
    We were very disappointed that our ship was unable to dock due to bad weather One consolation was that fantail
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    304bradleyt
    Melbourne, Australia
    20
    Personal attention, and great knowledge of the area
    Highly recommended. I got to see a large amount of the local area and learn about past, present, and what's coming
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    • Duration: 6h 30m
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    • Languages Offered: English
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