Dunedin Activities and Attractions
Dunedin is situated on the east coast of New Zealand's South Island, and is the second largest city in the South Island. It has a rich cultural history set in an area of natural beauty and amazing wildlife. Dunedin boasts some of the best preserved Victorian and Edwardian architecture in the southern hemisphere, and is also home to a vibrant café culture, art galleries, shops, restaurants and the famous University of Otago.
Things to do in Dunedin:
- Dunedin Public Art Gallery
- Otago Settlers Museum
- Olveston House
- Dunedin Casino
- Speights Heritage Centre
- Cadbury World
- Taieri Gorge Railway
- Royal Albatross Colony
- Larnach Castle
- Farmers Market (Saturday morning)
- Steepest Street in the World
- Penguin Place
- Natures Wonders
- Otago Museum (Tropical Butterflies)
- Chinese Gardens
Activities and Attractions in the Otago Peninsula
The coastal environment of the Otago Peninsula is renowned for its marine wildlife, including the world's only mainland albatross breeding colony and various other bird, seal and penguin species, including the beautiful Yellow-eyed Penguin, one of the world's rarest.
Visit the Penguin Place reserve, a private conservation effort to save the world's most endangered penguin from extinction and funded entirely through profits from visitors.
Royal Albatross Centre
Witness the fascinating social and family life of the world's only Royal Albatross Colony.
Visit Website www.albatross.org.nz
Monarch wildlife Cruise
Experience the exciting diversity of wildlife which abounds on spectacular Taiaroa Head.
Vist Website www.wildlife.co.nz
15minutes drive from the Adrian Motel. You will experience stunning vistas as you travel to Larnach Castle.
This castle has plenty of stories and beautiful gardens.
visit website www.larnachcastle.co.nz