Cruise Ship Excursions with Headfirst Travel let you experience the best bits of Dunedin – with a guarantee you’ll be back to your ship on time!

Double Decker in Dunedin

Double Decker in Dunedin

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Cruise Ship Excursions from Port Chalmers, Dunedin

We offer combo tours to Dunedin’s best sights and attractions including Larnach Castle with our dedicated BALL team (Bringing Alive Local Legends). Our Driver Guides ensure you have the best experience possible during your short time in Dunedin.

We are the official transport for the Taieri Gorge Railway train excursions and have some great trips available combining this with our other great partner attractions.
These include Larnach Castle and Cadbury World. Join us for your offshore
cruise ship excursion today!

Approaching Hindon on the Taieri Gorge Train

Taieri Gorge Train

Our City Hopper tour is a fantastic way to see Dunedin’s Sights and sounds and
allows you the flexibility of hopping on and off to visit places such as the Otago
Museum, Baldwin Street, Dunedin Botanic Gardens and much more.

Read on for great combo deals and let us take care of everything! All packages include transfers from Port Chalmers to Dunedin and return.

 

TAIERI GORGE RAILWAY COMBOS:

One of the World’s great train trips. A four hour return journey to Pukerangi or six hours to Middlemarch.

Steepest Street in the World

Baldwin Street.

Add on your choice of Combination tour such as Cadbury World or the Speight’s Brewery Tour

All combinations include transfers to and from Port Chalmers.

SEASIDER WAITATI COMBOS:

Pacific Coast 90-minute train spectacular aboard the Dunedin Silver Fern railcar. Option to
add on a Larnach Castle tour. All combinations include transfers to and from Port Chalmers.

Larnach Castle

Larnach Castle

LARNACH CASTLE COMBOS:

Discover New Zealand’s only Castle with our knowledgeable Driver Guides. Add on your choice of Combination tour such as Cadbury World or the Speight’s Brewery Tour. All combination packages include transfers to and from Port Chalmers, castle entry with guided tour and city sights.

HEADFIRST HOPPER (City Sights):

See Dunedin’s best attractions within 30 minutes of the city centre.
Includes free time in Dunedin. Regular circuits every 20 to 30 minutes
(see schedule on arrival for each ship) allowing you to hop on and off.

 

Clifford the Double Decker servicing Cruise Ship Excursions in Dunedin

Clifford the Double Decker servicing Cruise Ship Excursions in Dunedin

Stops include George Street (shopping), Baldwin Street, Botanic Gardens, University of Otago, Otago Museum, Railway Station (for Cadburys/Otago Settlers Museum) and Speight’s Brewery.  All combo’s include transfers to and from Port Chalmers.