Pricing and Conditions

Adult $52.00 - $62.00
(16 year(s) and under)
$15.00 - $20.00
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Family rates available ($114-134) - family is of 2 adults and up to 3 school aged children

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Infants 4yrs and under are free of charge. But will still need to be ticketed.

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No penalty if cancellation is more than 24 hours before a tour. If less than 24 hours before a tour, a penalty may apply.

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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. Free entry to educational displays - Taiaroa Head is a heritage and wildlife hotspot. 20 wildlife species. Wildlife & heritage capital of New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Open daily 10.15am. Tours from 11am - Dusk.
Months of operation:
All months of the year


1259 Harington Point Rd, Taiaroa Head, Dunedin Central, New Zealand.

decisions Proximity to town:
45-50 minute drive from Dunedin City.

Language support

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Chinese (Traditional) YES NO
German YES NO
Hebrew YES NO
Italian YES NO
Japanese YES NO
Korean YES NO
Russian YES NO
Spanish YES NO
Swedish YES NO

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