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Larnach Castle & Cruise [DUD15]
Day Tour, Larnach Castle & Cruise, Dunedin, New Zealand

Enjoy your guided tour cruise along Otago Peninsula, see wildlife and also experience a tour of Larnach Castle.

Depart Dunedin for a scenic drive along Otago Peninsula, enjoying spectacular harbour and ocean views. Arrive at Larnach Castle for a fully guided tour of New Zealand’s only castle, built in 1871. Learn the scandalous, exciting and tragic history of the Castle. See the magnificent carved ceilings, antiques and craftsmanship. Enjoy the beauty of the gardens of international significance and breathtaking views. Continue your tour to the tip of the peninsula for a cruise aboard the M. V. Monarch. Enjoy unrivalled wildlife viewing with 3 time New Zealand Tourism Award winners. See what cannot be seen from the land, albatrosses, seals and up to 20 species of birds and marine life in their undisturbed and otherwise inaccessible environment. Learn the fascinating history and geology of the area. During the summer months you will return to the city by harbourside drive around 2pm, with plenty of time to explore other city attractions. During the winter months you will return by cruise around 5pm, to enjoy a relaxing evening.

Summer: October to early April
Winter: early April to September