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Otago Peninsula Wildlife Day Tour

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    Otago Peninsula
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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  • 2
    Hooper's Inlet Shed
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 3
    Allans Beach
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from centrally located hotels, so please let us know where you are staying!
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    You will be returned to where you were collected.
    Inclusions
    • Light Lunch
    • Water
    • Tea or Coffee
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    Exclusions
    • While we endeavour to show you many animals along the way, they might have different ideas! We cannot guarantee seeing all species.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please wear closed-toed footwear and comfortable clothing
    • Dunedin is often windy and sometimes a wet city, we operate in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Lunch, snacks, tea and coffee are provided on this tour
    • Medium level of fitness required, 30-45 minute walks included.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 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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    Lyndon the naturalist for this tour was sick on the day of our tour and we were given a choice of going the following day, cancellation with a full refund, or a day with James and Kylie, husband and wife, who are not naturalists. We took the last option since rain was expected
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    Response from Kylie R, Owner at Otago Peninsula Wildlife Day Tour
    Responded 1 week ago
    Kia ora jazzamm, Thank you so much for your review. James and I had a fabulous time with you all, and appreciate your understanding with regards to Lyndon, who has made a complete recovery! We hope to see you down this way again, and would love to have you out with us again. Nga mihi The Horizon Tours Whanu, (family)
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    Thank you to Lyndon and James for an amazing adventure of discovery around Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula. You have so much natural history knowledge and we learned much about the Maori culture too. We particularly enjoyed seeing the NZ sea lions, NZ fur seals, Hector dolphins,
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    Response from Kylie R, Owner at Otago Peninsula Wildlife Day Tour
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Kia ora EdnAnge, Thanks so much for your quick review! I know the team had a great time out with you today, and were really pleased with the number of species you saw out on the tour. Hope the rest of your trip goes well! Nga mihi, The Horizon Tours Whanau, (family)
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    By boat, by comfortable van, by foot and around a picnic table, we were treated yesterday to a wonderful experience of the Otago Peninsula. The birds, mammals and the Peninsula itself offered what we hoped for, while our guide Lyndon's knowledge and love of all things of nature
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    Response from Kylie R, Owner at Otago Peninsula Wildlife Day Tour
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Kia ora LarryRNY, Thank you so much for your review. We are always pleased to hear that our guests enjoyed their time with us, and appreciate that you took the time to let others know about your experience. A trip to Dunedin is definitely complete when you add in a feed of blue cod and chips! Nga mihi, The Horizon Tours Whanau, (family)
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    We had one day in Dunedin from a cruise. It was a wonderful tour, with a friendly professional and knowledgeable tour guide. Would highly recommend this tour particularly if you love nature.
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    Response from Kylie R, Owner at Otago Peninsula Wildlife Day Tour
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Kia ora Philosou, Thank you so much for your review. Your recommendation means the world to us, and hope to see you again down this way. Nga mihi The Horizon Tours Whanau, (family)
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    What a fantastic day and amazing guide! James shared Maori cultural history, took us to fascinating sites including a sacred Maori gathering place, and down a winding dirt road to a deserted beach where we saw sea lions and a little blue penguin in a cave and then an albatross
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    Response from Kylie R, Owner at Otago Peninsula Wildlife Day Tour
    Responded 5 weeks ago
    Kia ora Rosesbrowning, Thank you so much for your review. Wow! Sounds like you had a fantastic day. James enjoys showing our guests around our beautiful city and peninsula, and sharing more about what we love about being Maori. Thanks for choosing to spend your limited time here in Otepoti Dunedin with us. Nga mihi, The Horizon Tours Whanau, (family)
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    Pat B
    Leicester, United Kingdom
    127
    Great wildlife tour
    We were a small group from the cruise ship who booked via Trip Advisor. Our guide met us at the terminal. He was
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    Carolyn W
    Saint Louis, Missouri
    31
    Great guide
    Lyndon made a quick you of Dunedin and then we went to the peninsula to see the wildlife, which is why we booked
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    sunlvr
    626
    Excellent Tour with Lyndon
    Arrived on a cruise, met by Lyndon in the cruse terminal. Took us to his very comfortable van which we shared with
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    Raymond B
    237
    Outstanding day with Lyndon on the Otago Peninsula
    This was a highlight of our cruise. Lyndon is an incredible guide - we wanted to experience the wildlife, culture
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    Voyager82796
    11
    Amazing day with Lyndon
    Don’t hesitate to book this excursion, if you want to see wildlife in its natural habitat this is for you!! Lunch
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    Jemma O
    21
    Fab tour with James
    Just got off an amazing tour booked last minute with James. He was friendly, accommodating from the start. He was
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    Julie O
    London, United Kingdom
    3421
    Fabulous scenic, nature and history tour
    We have just returned from a fabulous tour with James. The tour was exactly what was advertised on the “Taste of
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    jazzamm
    Woodinville, Washington
    308
    Thank you James and Kylie
    Lyndon the naturalist for this tour was sick on the day of our tour and we were given a choice of going the
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    Penny77Travels
    Seattle, Washington
    2831
    Amazing Knowledgable Guide!
    We were on the Viking Sun Cruise ship our guide, Linden, met us at the dock he was an hour early he said he didn’t
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    Jacob Ross
    10
    Wildlife Tour Packed with Biology and Culture
    I went on the Twilight Wildlife Tour with a group when I was visiting Dunedin and had an incredible time. On one
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