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We’re excited to announce the launch of Awesome Tours’ new and refreshed website. The updated site includes changes to navigation, inclusion of tour categories & summaries of popular local attractions, as well as a brand new online booking system powered by Fareharbour. There’s a whole lot of smaller but important changes, all to make the […]
We are very proud to have achieved the TripAdvisors 2018 Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. We thanks all those customers who joined our tours and took the time to write such supportive reviews, they are very much appreciated. We also thank the wonderful attractions we visit throughout the year who contribute to making such […]
Dunedin’s bells will be ringing tomorrow to celebrate the first Royal Albatross to return for the Spring breeding season at Taiaroa Head. In a long held tradition Dunedin’s churches, schools and public buildings will be pealing their bells across the city at 1pm Tuesday 19th September Otago Peninsula Trust Marketing Manager, Sophie Barker says “As […]
After 56 days of repair work through the Taieri Gorge after the July floods, we had the pleasure of travelling on the Taieri Gorge Railway for their first train trip through the Gorge, on the completion of this repair work. Well done to all those who worked so hard in getting the tracks up and […]
Large groups only benefit the tour operator or travel agent who make more money. Of course there are rare instances where traveling in a large group is necessary but more often a small group is a far better value for your dollar. The large group must travel in a large bus which limits the roads […]
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.
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.
Wadding Birds, Not often one gets to see this wonderful sight, Spoonbills keeping their feet dry as the tides coming in. Burkes – Dunedin
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.