Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula

special offer banner Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula (Port Chalmers, Taieri River)
5 Stars5.0 / 5  |  1 ReviewReview This Tour
Price: $275.00   Sale Price: $235.00   Save: $40.00
Children (Ages 14 and under) are free but must be accounted for.
Choose Options My Cruise Itinerary
Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Scenic, Cultural
Shore Excursion Duration 8 Hours
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Cruise Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided None
Recommended Dress Comfortable attire, walking shoes
Restrictions This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Taieri Gorge Railway and the Otago Peninsula

Prepare to be amazed on this incredible Dunedin tour. You can expect natural beauty galore as you make your way around Dunedin.

Your guide will meet you inside Port Chalmers and then take you to the Historic Dunedin Railway station. For about 30 minutes, you can admire this architectural masterpiece before boarding your train. The 4-hour adventure crosses southern portions of Dunedin and then takes you through mesmerizing scenery on the banks of the Taieri River. Eventually, you will travel through several tunnels and viaducts to climb up to the Taieri Gorge.

There are plenty of photo opportunities on the way since the train slows down around scenic spots; there are also stops along the way for even better photos. Upon your return to the Dunedin station, your guide will take you out to the Otago Peninsula for more incredible scenery. You'll visit remote areas that big buses aren't able to go! Expect to see fine beaches and a stunning coastline.

After your time admiring the vistas, you'll be taken back to your ship.

5 Stars5.0 / 5  |  1 ReviewReview This Tour
great trip highly recommended
April 29, 2017
we truly enjoy this excursion, was well organized gave us a good exposure of the land around us the train ride was amazing with lots of flexibility to move around, food and washroom facility and the land part was breathtaking. We highly recommend it.
Reviewer: elise desjardins
5 Stars