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Awesome Tours

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Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-454 3717
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Excellent tour

We recently used Awesome Tours as a cruise ship day tour. Mark was busy with another group, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve13527
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
A LOT TO BE SHOWN IN A SHORT TIME ASHORE.....BUT THEY DID IT!

You can book directly with this tour company and they can customize your visit to include whatever... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The O.C., California
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Awesome Tours is a privately owned and operated small group tour business providing local scheduled tours, tailor made personalized multi day tours and shore excursion tours to meet your needs. These can include areas such as Milford Sound, Queenstown, West Coast, Mt Cook or the entire South Island. Day tours from Dunedin can include areas such as the Catlins and Moeraki Boulders and the Otago Peninsula. We provide small group scheduled and private shore excursion tours for cruise passengers while in Dunedin including pickup/return from/to Port, Key City Sights, Natures Wonders Argo Wildlife tours ( Yellow Eyed Penguins, NZ Fur Seals and much more) Natures Wonders authentic Sheep Shed experience, Larnach Castle and the Royal Albatross Colony.We look forward to being of service to you.
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“larnach castle” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Dunedin, New Zealand

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently used Awesome Tours as a cruise ship day tour. Mark was busy with another group, and we had a different guide (I think his name was Pat). We visited the Railway station, which was interesting, as well as the extraordinary steep street. We...More

Thank Steve13527
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can book directly with this tour company and they can customize your visit to include whatever you like. Small groups are always better than larger. 6-8 people is ideal. We had a comprehensive tour of the town being all of the sights. Lanarch Castle...More

Thank TravelAgentDave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a shocking rip off we paid $135 expecting to see penguins, seals and albatros and got 1 hour of albatros which cost $50 at the Royal Albatros Centre Dunedin. Do not use this company BOOK direct with Royal Albatros Centre they do pick ups...More

1  Thank jwl38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mark thanks for plannng such a lovely day of touring for us. We enjoyed all the stops. Larnach Castle and Gardens were beautiful. Driving by the scenic peninsula with the gorgeous views was breathtaking. Our visit to Natures Wonder with the Argo tour was so...More

Thank SGF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our Cruise Excursion was titled: Multi-day Adventures -- Queenstown – Dunedin/Milford This excursion would better be titled: “Fiordland National Park, World Heritage Excursion.” This is the destination that matters and what justifies taking two days off our extraordinary ship. It’s all about doing the stunning...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Liked. Dunedin in all its splendor. I never hear anything but good. People. Places. The natural world. Fine southern city and environs. Nice people. Good value.

Thank williamjohnson1994
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I have booked many tours through Awesome tours now for the American exchange students that I host. Mark is highly committed to making the experience as customised to the group as possible. Every tour comes with Mark and his mind blowing knowledge and history of...More

1  Thank Kelsey P
awesometoursnz, Owner at Awesome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hi Kelsey - thank you so much for your kind words of appreciation and support, they are very much appreciated. I had a great time with you guys as well, sorry about all the Dad jokes, I'll have to work on those! When we get...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017

The day tour we went to was tailored according to our needs, in terms of budget and timing, and every single location we were offered was worth it: Baldwin Street and a bit of a city highlights tour, the Otago Peninsula, and royal albatross colony....More

Thank Axell P
awesometoursnz, Owner at Awesome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hi Axell, thank you for your kind words of appreciation and support, they are very much appreciated. I really had a great time with you guys as well. When I get to meet such nice young people it makes my job so much easier and...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Mark has done two tours for us, both consisting of the Albatross colony and Nature's Wonders. What makes Mark's tours so special is his almost encyclopedic knowledge of everything Dunedin and his narration during the journey and his ability to answer random questions made the...More

Thank Lyn T
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We arranged our tour through a private website called Shore Trips & Tours as we were travelling around New Zealand on the Dawn Princess. There were four people in our group and Mark met us in the arrival centre when we disembarked the ship. There...More

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Becky K
14 November 2017|
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Hi Mark We are all seniors and interested in sightseeing around Dunedin and Otango peninsula. If you could quote me the price I could check with my group and make the booking Thanks Becky
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maurconn49
3 November 2016|
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Hello, thank you for your interest in our wildlife tours. At Natures Wonders you will travel by coach to the wildlife viewing areas, there is very little walking involved however, there is one penguin viewing hide which does... More
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