Experience a Taste of Dunedin
Experience a ‘Taste of Dunedin’
Whet your appetite and experience a true ‘Taste of Dunedin’ on this extraordinary four hour tour. Take in magnificent views high above the city, wonderful heritage buildings, a live tropical forest, indulge on locally produced Cadbury chocolate, delicious gourmet ice cream and finish your day with a ‘Pride of the South’ Speight’s beer or enter the fascinating world of fashion design.
Your Taste of Dunedin tour starts with:
City Sights (50mins) including
City Centre • Signal Hill Lookout • Baldwin Street (Steepest St in the World)
University of Otago Tower Block • Dunedin Railway Station
Forsyth Barr Stadium Tour (45mins)
Go behind the scenes. See the changing rooms, corporate and team areas, walk around the pitch and go right up to the world-famous roof. For an experience that’s fun, exciting and educational for kids and adults alike, a tour of Forsyth Barr Stadium is a must.
Tropical Forest at Otago Museum – Light Lunch is included (45mins)
Encounter a rainforest teeming with tropical life… The Tropical Forest is a magical must-see! Enter a lush, living, tropical environment and come face to face with some of nature’s most beautiful butterflies. Hundreds of these enchanting creatures roam free all around you – some even stopping (on you) to say hello!
Chinese Gardens (30mins)
The Southern Hemisphere’s only authentic Chinese Garden has a rich history to discover. Join us in experiencing the tranquillity and beauty of a Garden in the midst of a bustling city. The Scholars Garden is an integral part of Chinese philosophy and culture and has been transported in its original form from Shanghai. Wonder at leisure or sit and contemplate – staff will introduce you to this magical place and then leave you to explore on your own.
For your final 45 minutes you get to choose
one of the following:
Option 1: Speight’s Brewery
(45mins) includes a beer appreciation session See, smell, touch and taste the ingredients which go into making Speight’s beer. You’ll discover why Speights is the “Pride of the South”, and one of New Zealand’s most loved beers.
Option 2: Cadbury World
A sensation in sight, smell and sound. Experience the mystique of a working Cadbury Dunedin chocolate factory. Sample and purchase Cadbury products and much more.
Option 3: Mild Red
Mild Red’s designs by Donna Tulloch are high quality, beautifully crafted garments proudly made in New Zealand. Fabrics include NZ merino wool, woven textiles, cotton, linen and silks incorporating unique sculptural layered styling and textured shapes to create stunning items. The ultimate gift!