Unintentionally stumbling across someplace new is precisely what makes traveling so great, But of course, it certainly never hurts to find out a little about the destination before you rush off. Read on and discover the basics about Dunedin.
Dunedin lies in Otago. Also, Oamaru, a noteworthy area, is 60 miles (97 kilometers) away.
With plenty of things to do in this corner of Otago, it's easy to see why 110,000 locals choose to call it home.
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Every incredible journey begins with a single step — along with a comfortable place to lay your weary head! Secure your Dunedin accommodations through Travelocity and you'll have 60 options to choose from.
Your vacation is here! It's the perfect time to treat yourself to life's little luxuries. Book a room at the Chapel Apartments (81 Moray Place) or the Hotel St Clair (24 Esplanade) and enjoy first-class service and a stylish room. On the other hand, you wouldn't go on vacation to stay in your room all week. If you're after a cheaper option, think about the Leith Valley Holiday Park & Motels (103 Malvern St) or the Manor House Backpackers (28 Manor Place).
Get set for some thrilling new experiences! The middle of Dunedin is only 15 miles (24 kilometers) east of Dunedin International Airport (DUD).
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Collect a vehicle from Thrifty Car Rental at Dunedin International Airport and you'll quickly go from the airport to wherever you please.
Sometimes the best place to pick up a rental vehicle is in the city center. Thrifty Car Rental is an outlet located at 121 Crawford Street. If there's nothing for you there, Hertz at 874 Princes Street is your next best bet.
So much to see and so little time. If you're keen to discover the best this city has to offer, add St. Paul's Cathedral and Larnach Castle to your travel schedule. If you get the chance, visit the Otago Museum and St. Clair Beach as well.
Speight's Brewery is a fun place to visit. Take a peek behind the scenes and learn how they make their trademark brew. Want some more options? Arrange to visit Olveston, and try to imagine what life was like long ago. But that's not all there is. Wander around Dunedin Botanic Garden and admire the vast array of trees, plants and flowers. Adults and kids alike will no doubt learn something they didn't already know about their favorite flora.
Whether you're by yourself or going on vacation with family and friends, traveling's about being open to one-of-a-kind experiences, diving into amazing new adventures and collecting memories along the way. All set to go?
You'll never get bored in Dunedin. If you need help deciding on what to do, here are a few of our favorites:
Explored all of Dunedin already? There's no need to panic! Moeraki is just 40 miles (64 kilometers) from here and has plenty of activities to keep you busy. If you want to spend a whole day in this area, go to Moeraki Boulders first. Then make your way to Moeraki Lighthouse and Hampden Beach. Located 50 miles (80 kilometers) away, Ahuriri Flat is one more nearby destination. If you come here, be sure to check out Nugget Point Lighthouse, Kaka Point Beach and Cannibal Bay Beach.
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Located in Dunedin City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Dunedin Public Art Gallery, The Octagon, and Dunedin Town Hall. St. Paul's Cathedral and Speight's Brewery are also within 15 minutes. Dunedin Railway Station is 6 minutes by foot.
Located in Dunedin City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Dunedin Casino and Speight's Brewery. Dunedin Public Art Gallery and Regent Theatre are also within 10 minutes. Dunedin Railway Station is 9 minutes by foot.
Located in Dunedin City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Dunedin Casino and Speight's Brewery. First Church of Otago and Toitu Otago Settlers Museum are also within 10 minutes. Dunedin Railway Station is 10 minutes by foot.
Located in Dunedin City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Paul's Cathedral, Speight's Brewery, and First Church of Otago. Olveston and Toitu Otago Settlers Museum are also within 15 minutes. Dunedin Railway Station is 10 minutes by foot.
Located in Dunedin City Centre, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame, First Church of Otago, and Toitu Otago Settlers Museum. St. Paul's Cathedral and The Octagon are also within 10 minutes. Dunedin Railway Station is 5 minutes by foot.
Located in Dunedin City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps from Speight's Brewery and First Church of Otago. St. Paul's Cathedral and Toitu Otago Settlers Museum are also within 5 minutes. Dunedin Railway Station is 8 minutes by foot.
Located in Dunedin City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of First Church of Otago, Toitu Otago Settlers Museum, and The Octagon. St. Paul's Cathedral and Speight's Brewery are also within 10 minutes. Dunedin Railway Station is only a 2-minute walk.
Situated in Dunedin, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Olveston and Otago Museum. St. Paul's Cathedral and Speight's Brewery are also within 1 mi (2 km). Dunedin Railway Station is 21 minutes by foot.
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