Otago Peninsula, Dunedin

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Must see · Geologic Formation · Wildlife Area
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Enjoy one of many seaside walks or a beach day at Otago Peninsula, whose 20 km (12.4 m) long harbor is home to famous seabirds and other wildlife. The peninsula was created by volcanic activity and today hosts many species, including the royal albatross, yellow-eyed penguin, and colonies of fur seals and sea lions. A number of uncrowded beaches on the peninsula make a relaxing seaside stop. Take advantage of the area's network of hikes and walks, ranging from easy to challenging, which lead you through pastures, dunes, and cliffs with fantastic views of the sea. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Dunedin holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Otago Peninsula and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Good roads and places to stop and take photos and enjoy the view. Some stunning scenery over various areas of the peninsula. 
    Good roads and places to stop and take photos and enjoy the view. Some stunning scenery over various areas of the peninsula.  more »
  • The Peninsula in Dunedin is a trip worth doing, right up to the Albatross centre. The view are stunning on a great day/ 
    The Peninsula in Dunedin is a trip worth doing, right up to the Albatross centre. The view are stunning on a great day/  more »

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