Top 10 Things to do for Backpackers in Dunedin

Find out the top ten must do's if you are backpacking in Dunedin.

  1. Explore the scenery and wildlife of the Otago Peninsula

  2. Drag yourself up Baldwin Street– the world’s steepest street!

  3. Breathe in the student vibe of the city and take a walk around campus with its  historic buildings

  4. Take a photo of Dunedin's famous railway station – New Zealand’s most photographed building

  5. Enjoy an afternoon taking in some sun at the lively Octagon – Dunedin's centre

  6. Go for a walk or a surf at St Clair Beach 

  7. Lookout over Dunedin and theDunedin from the top of Signal Hill

  8. Go bar-hopping around the Octagon enjoying live music or some of the best DJs

  9. Head to the Otago Museum for some historical or cultural background on New Zealand, the Maoris and the Otago region

  10. Stroll along Dunedin's main street, George St, which offers plenty of shops and affordable restaurants