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  • Tailor-made Private Tour

    In English: great private tour in a 6 seater van. Mark was a great guide, perfectly planned our day, and made sure we got everywhere ahead of the crowds of tourists in the big buses. Recommended for a private tour in Dunedin and surrounding areas. Just call or email Mark to set up your customized […]

  • 2016 TripAdvisor Certifate of Excellence

    We’re thrilled to announce that Awesome Tours NZ has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence, reflecting the consistently great reviews we’ve earned on TripAdvisor. Thank you to the Awesome Tours team and to all our guests that toured with us and took the time to write a review.

  • Marina in Dunedin for the day

    Big day out, fully booked small group tours with our 3 mini buses, awesome day with awesome cruisers off the Marina, great wildlife viewing today, Yellowed Penguins, NZ Fur Seals, Little Blue Penguins and Royal Albatross. Even had time for a tour of Larnach Castle.

  • Spoonbills

    Wadding Birds, Not often one gets to see this wonderful sight, Spoonbills keeping their feet dry as the tides coming in. Burkes – Dunedin

  • Yellow Eyed Penguin Chicks are growing fast

    The Yellow Eyed Penguin chicks are growing fast, so cute. Join one of our shore excursion tour to Natures Wonders and enjoy the privilege of seeing these very rare Penguins and so much more.

  • Stunning Wildlife viewing at the moment

    Got everybody back just before the hail storm hit Dunedin, great day, good wildlife viewing, yellow eyed and little blue penguin chicks, and plenty of new fur seal pups. Lovely people. Happy cruising guys.

  • Wildlife at its best – Natures Wonders Otago Peninsula

    Look what my guests off the Explorer Of the Seas got to see today – a little Blue Penguin and its new chick, you wont get closer than this plus, some Yellow Eyed Penguins and NZ Fur Seals, a great day had by all.

  • Larnach Castle Dunedin NZ

    The beautiful Gardens at Larnach Castle today in full bloom, Dunedin NZ

  • Otago Peninsula & Natures Wonders

    Sunny day out on Otago Peninsula and at Natures Wonders today, with a great group of young international students. Look what’s ‘photo bombing’ the group photo on Allans Beach 🙂 The sheep shed experience finished off a wonderful day after their Wildlife tour at Natures Wonders and feeding the lambs.

  • Cruise Ship Shore Excursion Dunedin NZ

    Beautiful Sunny day in Dunedin as we welcome the Noordam (its first visit to NZ) and the Dawn Princess. This is the first double cruise ship day for this season and we were booked out visiting Larnach Castle, The Royal Albatross Colony and Natures Wonders not to mention the Dunedin Railway Station & Baldwin Street […]