Monarch Wildlife Cruises & Tours

Dunedin's one-stop shop for WILD experiences. See royal albatross, fur seals, penguins and many other species. Options range from one hour cruises to full day tours visiting all of the Otago Peninsula highlights.

$57.00 - $298.00
$22.00 - $183.00

Contact Us


See what can't be seen from land. Enjoy the fresh sea air on a one hour cruise across the sparkling waters of the Otago Harbour, where soaring Northern Royal Albatross land to court and raise their young, where seabirds nest and where fur seals breed on on the rocks. You may see feeding or migrating sea birds. You may see sealions, or may be be lucky enough to see dolphins playing around the boat.

Read more

On half & full day options take in the impressive scenery of the Otago Peninsula, and include other attractions including Penguin Place & Larnach Castle.

The Otago Peninsula was described by the internationally-acclaimed environmentalist Dr David Bellamy as “the finest example of eco-tourism in the world."


Visit our website


Get directions

Physical address

Monarch Wildlife Cruises & Tours, 20 Fryatt Street, Central Dunedin, Dunedin, Dunedin - Coastal Otago, 9054, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
7 days week - Summer hours (1 Oct - early Apr) 8:00am - 7:30pm - Winter hours 9:00am - 6:00pm.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
25 minute drive
Proximity to coach terminal:
5 minutes
Proximity to town:
In city centre for tours; Wellers Rock 45 minute drive down Otago Peninsula

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $57.00 - $298.00
(14 year(s) and under)
$22.00 - $183.00
Further pricing information:
Children under 5 years free. Tour guides, drivers, escorts FOC.

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Traditional) YES NO
French YES NO
German YES NO
Italian YES NO
Japanese YES NO
Spanish YES NO
Japanese YES NO
Korean YES NO
Portuguese YES NO

Contact Us

The content on this page was created by Monarch Wildlife Cruises & Tours

This website helps visitors connect with providers of great New Zealand tourism experiences. It is not intended to give any assurance that any particular provider meets certain quality standards or legal obligations. Please contact this business for more information. See also: terms of use.