Elm Wildlife Tours

Small guided groups offering close wildlife viewing of royal albatross, penguins, seals, sea lions, and many more animals in our private conservation area on the Otago Peninsula, Dunedin.


$122.00 - $253.00
$112.00 - $243.00
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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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Physical address

Postal address: 19 Irvine road, Dunedin Central, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $122.00 - $253.00
(16 year(s) and under)
$112.00 - $243.00
Further pricing information:
Professional guidance, with care and attention to comfort and safety during the duration of the tour. Pick-up and drop-off at city arrival point, accommodation or suitable selected place. Road travel by comfortable mini-coach or small buses. (Peninsula encounters). Road travel by comfortable 4x4 SUV Mini-coach. (Wild Coast Explorer). The stunning beauty of this southern coastline, and the huge range of marine animals, birds and environments.
Cancellation policy:
PENINSULA ENCOUNTERS half day tours (all) • Within 24 hours: NO REFUND (100% charge) or rebooking at no extra cost if availability permits WILD COAST EXPLORER & CRUISESHIP EXCLUSIVE TOURS • Within four weeks but more than two weeks - 50% of fee. • Less than two weeks - no refund. • Once the tour has commenced - no refund with the exception of any prepaid optional activities not available

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
20 minutes drive to the central city
Proximity to coach terminal:
5 minutes
Proximity to town:
Our company is based in Dunedin but the tours are conducted on the Otago Peninsula.

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Opening times

Business hours:
9am to 8pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) YES NO
Dutch YES NO
French YES NO
German YES NO
Japanese YES NO
Korean YES NO
Spanish YES NO

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