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Overview
With clear skies and unobstructed views, the Otago Peninsula makes an ideal destination for star gazing and it’s even possible to view Southern Lights (Aurora Australis) under the right conditions. On this tour, venture out to explore the peninsula at night and use binoculars to get a closer look at the star constellations. Warm up with hot drinks and snacks as your guide tells you about the different constelltions and their importance to the Maori people.
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You’ll have 2 starting options
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  • 1
    Otago Peninsula
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 2
    Allans Beach
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Dunedin i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9016, New ZealandWe will return you to the i-SITE or your accommodation in the central city.
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Highlights
  • Intimate stargazing experience with a maximum of 10 people
  • Spot star constellations and look out for the Southern Lights
  • Learn about the stars and hear Maori legends from your guide
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off at your Dunedin hotel
Important Information
Departure Point
Dunedin i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, 50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand 50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
Duration
4h
Return Details
Dunedin i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, 50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
Inclusions
  • Snacks
  • Light refreshments
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Allans Beach
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
40Reviews
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By: Horizon Tours
Alesha
11
Amazing, in-depth and knowledgable
Lived in Dunedin for many years, took this tour and it was a completely different and incredible experience!
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Lizzie L
Dunedin, New Zealand
11
Breathtaking Experience!
Lyndon was an amazing tour guide who was not only knowledgable but friendly as well. I have lived in Dunedin for
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James
21
Unparalleled.
As a New Zealander who has lived in Dunedin for 4 years, this was an eye-opening experience. Would fully recommend
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Scott Somerville
81
Amazing experience
Short version: This company is great. Don’t hesitate to go on a tour or two with them, you won’t regret it!
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Dream281831
31
Amazing opportunity to witness nature at its Best!
We joined this excursion at the cruise port of Dunedin. Our small group of 6 was met by Lyndon at the terminal and
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Pat B
Leicester, United Kingdom
126
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
30
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
625
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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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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