Full-Day Ships Shore Excursions from Dunedin. The full-day trip, conducted by a historic double-decker bus has a great range of stops including Otago Museum, Baldwin Street, Dunedin Botanic Gardens and much more. Discover New Zealand's only castle and learn more about this beautiful city. It can be combined with others tours such as Cadbury World or the Speight's Brewery Tour. The tour starts and ends at Port Chalmer and includes the ticket admission for special attractions as well as commentary on the bus and 15 people are required at least.

Full-Day Ships Shore Excursions from Dunedin - Dunedin, New Zealand

Ports of Call Tour
Duration:8 hours
Price: Starting from $45.00 per person

The full-day trip, conducted by a historic double-decker bus has a great range of stops including Otago Museum, Baldwin Street, Dunedin Botanic Gardens and much more. Discover New Zealand's only castle and learn more about this beautiful city. It can be combined with others tours such as Cadbury World or the Speight's Brewery Tour. The tour starts and ends at Port Chalmer and includes the ticket admission for special attractions as well as commentary on the bus and 15 people are required at least.

The full-day trip, conducted by a historic double-decker bus has a great range of stops including Otago Museum, Baldwin Street, Dunedin Botanic Gardens and much more. Discover New Zealand's only castle and learn more about this beautiful city. It can be combined with others tours such as Cadbury World or the Speight's Brewery Tour. The tour starts and ends at Port Chalmer and includes the ticket admission for special attractions as well as commentary on the bus and 15 people are required at least.

City Hopper
After disembarking, leave Port Chalmers in the Headfirst Travel Shuttle, with regular departures to Dunedin between 8:45am and 10:30am. Meet up with a double-decker bus for a hop-on, hop-off tour of Dunedin—buses pass every 30 minutes, so you'll have plenty of time to explore the things that interest you.

Stops include George Street (shopping), Baldwin Street, Dunedin Botanic Garden, the University of Otago, Otago Museum, the Railway Station (for Cadburys/Otago Settlers Museum), and Speight's Brewery. When you decide it is time to return to the ship, simply take the shuttle back to the port, which departs regularly between 2pm and 4:30pm.

Larnach Castle & Gardens
Meet a driver at 9:30am at Port Chalmers for the trip to Larnach Castle & Gardens, arriving at roughly 10am. Join a 45-minute guided tour through the castle that starts at 1:30am, then enjoy an additional 45 minutes to keep exploring on your own: you can tour the spectacular gardens or head to the ballroom for tea and scones.

Afterwards, enjoy the scenic ride to Dunedin with full commentary. Upon arrival in Dunedin, you'll have access to the hop-on, hop-off "City Hopper," the perfect introduction to top sites. Admission to Larnach Castle is included in this tour. 

Taieri Gorge Railway
Meet a driver at 8:45 at Port Chalmers for transfer to the train station. There, board the Taieri Gorge Railway for a four-hour scenic ride from Dunedin to Pukerangi and back. The railway tour concludes at 2:15, when you'll take an hour-long drive through Dunedin, passing some of the city's top sites with commentary from the guide. The ticket for the Taieri Gorge Railway is included in this tour option.

Pick up / drop offs
Departure times work with all ship arrivals to Port Chalmers. Pickups are in front of the Dunedin i-Site office stationed on the Port, and travelers are asked to arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time.

Add on your choice of combination tours such as Cadbury World or the Speight's Brewery Tour. The tour starts and ends at Port Chalmer and includes the castle entry as well as commentary on the bus.
Take a four-hour return trip in the Taieri Gorge Railway to Pukerangi. Enjoy the scenic drive through Otago's hinterland and afterward join us on a sightseeing tour in one of our buses. Add on your choice of tours such as Cadbury World or Lanach Castle.

 

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