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Unique... Our Royal Albatross Colony at Taiaroa Head is the only mainland breeding colony of royal albatross in the world!
Imagine viewing a huge Royal Albatross with a three-metre wingspan gliding effortlessly and silently near you? Giant fluffy chicks awaiting their parental feeding? Patient parents incubating eggs? Teenage hijinks?
Meet the Royals -Gain insight into the private lives of these magnificent birds - take a guided tour to our exclusive observatory on the nature reserve with our expert guides.
Book a tour to Albatross, Historic Fort Taiaroa, Little Blue Penguins, Tiki Tours.
Free entry to educational displays - Taiaroa Head is a heritage and wildlife hotspot. 20 wildlife species.
Royal Albatross Centre, 1260 Harington Point Rd, Taiaroa Head, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin, Dunedin - Coastal Otago, New Zealand.
- Business hours:
- Open daily 10.15am. Tours from 11am - Dusk
- Months of operation:
- All months of the year
Facilities and Features
- Proximity to town:
- 45-50 minute drive from Dunedin City
Pricing and Conditions
|Adult||$52.00 - $62.00|
(16 year(s) and under)
|$15.00 - $20.00|
- Other charges:
- Family rates available ($117-142) - family is of 2 adults and up to 3 school aged children
- Further pricing information:
- *Infants under 5yrs are free of charge