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Dunedin Shore Excursion: Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula Day Trip from Dunedin

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USD 136.72
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  • 1
    Dunedin Railway Station
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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  • 2
    Taieri Gorge Railway
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Otago Peninsula
    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered

    Port Chalmers (Also Known as Port Otago)
    Return Details
    You will be dropped off at Port.  All our tours are scheduled to work in with our busy cruise ship schedule so we guarantee to get you back to your ship on time.
    • Local guide
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Taieri Gorge Railway
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • PLEASE CONTACT US if there is not a departure time that suits your cruise ship schedule - guaranteed we can help!
    • If your ship arrives later than 9.00am we will still conduct the tour but you will only ride the train one-way through the gorge rather than both ways - we will pick you up from Pukerangi Station and take you back to port.
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Please note: Lunch is not included however we can provide a gourmet ‘picnic lunch’ if option selected (see pricing), it includes a ham sandwich, packet of chips, piece of fruit, muslei bar and juice
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    after a morning tour with Taieri Gorge railway I had a wonderful tour to the beaches of Dunedin with a lovely guide today. Group could not be realized but they decided to take me alone there. Thank you again for the best tour in New Zealand on my final day here, loved it ❤️❤️
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    Response from Back2NatureTours, Owner at Dunedin Shore Excursion: Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula Day Trip from Dunedin
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    Hi Sue, Great to hear you enjoyed your time in Dunedin, after hearing about the adversity you have faced during your time in NZ we were determined to make your last day in NZ special. Your part of the Back to Nature whanau now. Haste Ye Back!
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    We had a great time on this train and met and made new friends. The views are amazing from this historic train
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    Response from Back2NatureTours, General Manager at Dunedin Shore Excursion: Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula Day Trip from Dunedin
    Responded 17 Aug. 2019
    Hi Kim, It was a pleasure to look after you. The views are pretty amazing, we're glad you got a beautiful day for it:) Your always welcome back here in Dunedin - Haste Ye Back!
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    Had a great day out on this tour with Back to Nature tours. Itinerary adjusted to time ship docked so pick up from dock and return to ship in afternoon seamless. Coach road trip through country side for 1.5 hours to meet train back to Dunedin. Saw heaps more this way than other
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    Did this day tour whilst doing a cruise. Glen picked us and and dropped us back. Dropped us off at the train station, the gorge train ride was really interesting, good quality food available on the train for lunch, morning tea. Had a running commentary throughout the trip. Glen
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    The cruise line changed the time of arrival significantly from early morning to noon due to low tide. We notified Chris of this change and he was very quick to accommodate, which was fantastic as some other passengers not with Back To Nature Tours had to cancel their shore
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 7h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Languages Offered: English
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