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813 Harington Point Road
813 Harington Point Road, Portobello, Otakou 9077, New ZealandWellers Rock Wharf is located on the Otago Peninsula. It takes around 45-60 minutes to drive from central Dunedin.
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    Taiaroa Head
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    Monarch Wildlife Cruises - Wellers Rock Wharf
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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Departure Point
813 Harington Point Road, Portobello, Otakou 9077, New Zealand
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Complimentary warm & waterproof jackets
  • Use of high quality binoculars
  • Complimentary wifi
  • Entry/Admission - Monarch Wildlife Cruises - Wellers Rock Wharf
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Contact us if you are concerned about mobility or in a wheelchair
  • 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 experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled 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 50 travelers
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We took this boat cruise as an add-on to our Peninsula Encounters tour by Elm Wildlife Tours. It was an amazing experience. The captain of the boat was very skilled in positioning the boat for the best views and the guides on the boat were very helpful in showing us where to
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Response from MonarchWildlife, Manager at Monarch Wildlife Cruise
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for coming out with us, it sounds like you had a great time. Our staff are extremely proud to show our visitors the amazing variety of wildlife we have here in Dunedin. Chris Operations Manager
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Had a great time. As must do cruise. Saw the albatross, seals, Hector dolphins, a little penguins and a variety of sea birds
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Our family of four had an amazing trip out. The albatrosses are certainly the highlight but we were also treated to a small pack of dolphins swimming alongside us for a few minutes.
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Response from MonarchWildlife, Manager at Monarch Wildlife Cruise
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank your for the review! It sounds like the dolphins were the icing on your albatross cake :)
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A sea trip to view Albatross nesting , seals. Excellent commentary from knowledgeable Captain. Much appreciated was the use of binoculars and parkas. As was the teas and coffees. Super.
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Response from MonarchWildlife, Manager at Monarch Wildlife Cruise
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you Mike R for joining our wildlife cruise experience and for your great review!
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The crew went out of their way to allow us to see as many of the water fowl and fur seals. Unfortunately, we missed the blue penguin.
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Response from MonarchWildlife, Manager at Monarch Wildlife Cruise
Responded 2 weeks ago
Sounds like you had a great time with us! Unfortunately we don't see blue penguins on every trip - they are quite shy and very well camouflaged. Thanks for leaving a review :)
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By: Monarch Wildlife Cruises & Tours
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Wanda G
Woking
8224
Brilliant!
From the moment we were collected from the hotel in the Monarch bus we were given a great commentary by the driver
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katelY9936NH
Worcester, United Kingdom
18220
Wildlife in it’s natural habitat.
Rob our guide for the first part of the trip and was great and picked me up from my hotel. We drove through the
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MarkR7021
20
One of the best nature cruises around
As we are from the tourism world we came to check the tour for our clients as we had already suggested this tour
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RadhikaK593
Durham, North Carolina
128
Monarch Wildlife Cruise -- Add-on to Elm Peninsula Encounters Tour
We took this boat cruise as an add-on to our Peninsula Encounters tour by Elm Wildlife Tours. It was an amazing
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j1p
Brisbane, Australia
6220
Worth doing
This was a quick, interim tour for us and ended up being quite enjoyable. The crew were knowledgeable about the
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Suzanne N
30
A must-do experience when visiting the Otago Peninsula!
Had a great time. As must do cruise. Saw the albatross, seals, Hector dolphins, a little penguins and a variety of
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107EthanS
Burlington, North Carolina
30
A perfect trip!
Our family of four had an amazing trip out. The albatrosses are certainly the highlight but we were also treated
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Mike R
Niederkruechten, Germany
40
Wildlife tour by boat
A sea trip to view Albatross nesting , seals. Excellent commentary from knowledgeable Captain. Much appreciated
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LDPLDP2019
Independence, West Virginia
20
Saw some great wildlife
The crew went out of their way to allow us to see as many of the water fowl and fur seals. Unfortunately, we
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nerdyAUSvet
Ingleburn, Australia
84
Enjoyable Experience with Excellent Service
My parents live locally and took my husband and I on this wildlife cruise as a pre-Christmas gift. We greatly
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hartleyconstruct
40
Great trip
Awesome trip! Very informative. Skipper and crew very knowledgeable. Thanks to incoming fishing boat we saw
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SusanDWD
Auckland
31
Fantastic crew and vessel
A great tour on a beautiful classic boat. The skipper is just awesome with a great commentary and knowledge of the
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xbashful07x
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
52
Excellent tour! Saw it all!
Buddy & Darron made our wildlife cruise wonderful! Naturally, they were friendly, and they communicated with each
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joelboo
20
Wonderful Experience
Couldn’t fault this tour during our visit today. Friendly, approachable crew, stunning trip up Otago Harbour, lots
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candpet
Manchester, United Kingdom
22051
Good trip
We startedoff getting picked up at 8.15am thenthe driver decided he had an hour to kill before he picked upcruise
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