Dunedin and Otago Peninsula Attractions

Historic, stately homes like Larnach Castle and Olveston provide the opportunity for you to step back in time and experience Dunedin's Scottish heritage. Other tourist attractions in Dunedin include the University of Otago, the Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Otago Museum and St Clair beach. Also worth a visit is the Railway Station and the Taieri Gorge Railway experience. Otago Peninsula is host to the only mainland Royal Albatross Colony in the world, the rare Yellow-Eyed Penguin, New Zealand Fur Seals plus a huge variety of other bird and marine life.

Monarch Wildlife Cruises and Tours

Monarch Wildlife Cruises and Tours

Offers wildlife cruises / tours to experience the world's only mainland nesting place of the Northern Royal Albatross, Fur seals, Penguins and more.

Dunedin Heritage and Wildlife Tours

Dunedin Heritage and Wildlife Tours

Offers double-decker bus tours of Dunedin’s visitor attractions or comfortable wildlife coach excursions. Tours feature entertaining, informative commentary.

Elm Wildlife Tours

Elm Wildlife Tours

Offers guided Nature and Wildlife experiences of the Otago Peinsula where some of the world's rarest wildlife can be viewed close-up.

Royal Albatross Centre

Royal Albatross Centre

Location of New Zealand's only mainland breeding colony for any albatross species found in the southern hemisphere.

Taieri Gorge Railway

Taieri Gorge Railway

Offers a scenic train journey through the spectacular Taieri River Gorge. Features hand carved tunnels, wrought iron viaducts and full commentary.

Larnach Castle

Larnach Castle

New Zealand’s only Castle featuring a unique collection of NZ antiques, a 4000 sq. ft ballroom, beautiful gardens and magnificent architecture.

Olveston

Olveston

A 4-storey historic home of "Jacobean style grace and grandeur" offering an insite into the lifestyle of a privileged family in the early 1900's.

Otago Museum

Otago Museum

Showcases the southern region's richness and vibrancy through outstanding collections covering culture, nature and science.

Tourism Dunedin

Tourism Dunedin

The official tourism guide to visiting the city of Dunedin and Otago Peninsula including information on the area's history, attractions plus accommodation.