Port to Port Cruises & Wildlife Tours on the Otago Peninsula, Dunedin

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Albatross, Wildlife and Harbour Cruise-(small group) $90

10:10am

1:25pm

From Back Beach-39 Peninsula Beach Road, Port Chalmers, see map

Walk down to Back Beach Wharf and come on a 1.5 hour small group wildlife cruise. Our custom made, brand new vessel will be warm, and our experienced guides ready to show you wildlife such as albatross, penguins, seals and much more.


This tour is approx 1.5 hours in duration. You will see the best of Dunedin's wildlife and still have enough time to explore other things in Dunedin.

The departure point is at Back Beach, Port Chalmers. Its an easy 5-10 minutes walk from the cruise ship terminal building.

TO BOOK, either contact us, or book here, and specify a Back Beach pick up in the notes section.

 

$90 per adult

$46 per child

1.5 hour approx

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All of the following tours include the Albatross, Wildlife and harbour cruise, with shuttle transfers from the ship.

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Wildlife, Harbour and City Tour, with Maritime Museum-(small group)$125


This shore excursions includes a visits to the local maritime museum and a wildlife cruise.

10:00am-3:30pm

You will get-

Shuttle transfers, commentated tour of Port Chalmers and the Otago Harbour, Maritime Museum admission, Albatross, Wildlife and Harbour Cruise (1.5 hours), packed afternoon snack, shuttle transfer from the Cruise Ship Terminal Building at the beginning of your tour and ferry transfer to return you to the finish point, at Back Beach , Port Chalmers.

 

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Departure from Cruise Ship Terminal building, Port Chalmers:

Departs 10:00am (Please be 15 minutes early)

Return 3:30pm

5.5 hours approx

 

$125 per adult

$75 per child

$40 infant

TO BOOK, either contact us, or book here.

Please note there is a flat, easy 5-10 minute walk at the conclusion of the tour to return to your ship from Back Beach wharf, in Port Chalmers.

Also there is a flat, easy and scenic walking during the Portobello Village visit (400 metres, each way).

(If walking is a problem for you, please contact us and we can discuss transport options.)

 

 

 

Wildlife, Harbour and City Tour, with Larnach Castle-(small group)$239


This shore excursions includes a visit to Larnach Castle and a wildlife cruise.

10am-4:00/5:00pm (You will be returned to your ship one hour before cruise ship depature time.)

You will get-

Larnach Castle admission, commentated tour of Port Chalmers and the Otago Peninsula, Albatross, Wildlife and Harbour Cruise (1.5 hours), shuttle transfers to and from the Cruise Ship Terminal Building.

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Departures from Cruise ship terminal building, Port Chalmers:

Departs 10:00am (Please be 15 minutes early)

Returns 4:00/5:00pm 

6/7 hours approx

 

$239 per adult

$119 per child

TO BOOK, either contact us, or book here.

A guide will meet you at the Cruise ship Terminal building (A shed). Return to the same location for these cruises mentioned above.

We run this tour in conjunction with the highly regarded Iconic Tours NZ.

 

 

 

Penguin, Albatross and Harbour Highlights Tour-(small group)$267


Includes private beach viewing of sea lions and penguins. 
10:00am-4:00pm

You will get-

Shuttle transfers to and from the ship, commentated 1.5 hour Albatross, Wildlife and harbour Cruise, private beach viewing of Yellow-Eyed Penguins and New Zealnd Sea Lions, Otago Peninsula viewing,  packed lunch.

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Departures from Cruise Ship Terminal building, Port Chalmers:

Departs 10:00am (Please be 15 minutes early)

Returns 4:00pm

6 hours approx

 

Please be advised that reasonable fitness and mobility is required as there is some walking on this tour, up and down slopes.

 

$267 per adult

$179 per child

TO BOOK, either contact us, or book here.


This tour is run in combination with the highly regarded Elm Wildlife Tours

A guide will meet you at the Cruise ship Terminal building (A shed).

Return to the same location for these tours mentioned above.

 

 

Blue Penguin, relaxing in the harbour

 

 

Northern Royal Albatross courting at sea

 

 

Southern Royal Albatross over the sea

 

 

Bullers Albatross

 

 

White-capped Albatross feeding frezy

 

 

Spotted Shags nesting

 

 

Cape Petrels at sea

 

 

Caspian Tern

 

 

Black Swans

Albatross, Wildlife and Harbour Cruise-$90

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