Albatross, Wildlife and Harbour Cruise
When you're looking for things to do in Dunedin, our wildlife tours are the way to go, to see the best of Dunedins wildlife and scenery!
Join us for one of small group tours to see albatross, seal, penguins, seabirds and much more!
Experience for yourself the unique natural attractions that Dunedin has to offer by joining our impressive Otago Harbour cruise.
Sit back and relax, or lean forward in amazement, as we give you an in-depth insight into the rare and endangered wildlife, harbour history and the local maritime industry, in our one of its kind Albatross, Wildlife and Harbour Cruise.
Let our maritime industry and wildlife experts guide you.
On our tour.....
-Approx 2 hours duration, if joining from Portobello, or 1.5 hours if joining from Port Chalmers.
-Travel from the most scenic part of the harbour, pass by the historic Quarantine Stations and old hulks.
-See and learn about the fishing boats, workboats, dredges and ships as we pass Port Chalmers and Careys Bay.
-View wading birds and look for penguins and shags as we cruise past roosting and feeding areas.
-See/learn about the historic pilots houses, search light and gun emplacements and the old whaling stations.
-Take the time to cruise around Taiaroa Head, exploring the shallow bays to view fur seals and nesting colonies of shags, albatross and much more.
-Sometimes we venture out to sea (up to 4 miles out, depending on the viewing opportunities) and we may view oceanic sea birds, marine mammals such as dolphins, sea lions or whales.
Tours run daily from Portobello Wharf by default, or Port Chalmers by request. (Please specify a Port Chalmers pick up on the booking notes, when booking online.)
Full timetable available from October 1st-March 31st. And Out side of these dates by arrangemant.
Cancellation policies apply.
If you require transport please check our Shuttle link, or contact us.