Professional guidance, with care and attention to comfort and safety during the duration of the tour.
Pick-up and drop-offs available from our 20 Fryatt Street, Dunedin office, central city accommodations or the Portobello Store on the Otago Peninsula.
Small group tours (up to 16 people max). Travelling in comfortable mini-buses (10 to 22-seat vehicles).
The stunning beauty of this southern coastline, and the huge range of marine animals, birds and environments.
Elm Wildlife Tours will provide a refund (less a 3% transaction fee) or credit for cancellations made more than 24 hours prior to your tour. We reserve the right to charge up to 100% for bookings cancelled within 24 hours of your scheduled departure or for no-shows.
If your tour or cruise is cancelled by Elm Wildlife Tours for any reason, such as inclement weather, we will attempt to reschedule your tour to another suitable day (subject to availability). If not possible we will fully refund.
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Voted New Zealand’s best wildlife tour (NZ Tourism awards), is located in Dunedin, the wildlife capital of New Zealand. We offer exceptional, natural, afternoon/evening wildlife experiences on the Otago peninsula. Numerous spectacular area’s are visited during tours, the most stunning being our private conservation area where excellent close-up viewing of Penguins, Sea lions and Fur seals is presented. Viewing in this area is absolutely unrivalled. Royal Albatross are seen at Taiaroa head and other bird life is viewed around the bays and lagoons. We are Green Globe 21 assessed to the highest international standard and divert a proportion of turnover towards conservation.
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