A visit to Dunedin is not complete without taking in the outstanding natural beauty and wildlife of the Otago Peninsula and the Royal Albatross Centre.
The Royal Albatross Centre provides wildlife and cultural tours of Taiaroa Head where you can visit the world’s only mainland breeding colony of Royal Albatross, the historic Fort Taiaroa and see the Little Blue Penguin colony at Pilots Beach. People come from all over the world to enjoy the spectacular views on the Otago Peninsula and together with its 20 km long harbour, is the home of an abundance of magnificent world famous wildlife.
Royal Albatross Centre Highlights:
Royal Albatross Tours – visit the only mainland breeding colony of Royal Albatross Little Blue Penguin Tours -watch the world’s smallest penguin, in its natural environment Fort Taiaroa Tours – explore historic Fort Taiaroa, one of New Zealand’s earliest settlements Albatross Cafe – featuring a range of dining options and open all day for a refreshing hot or cold beverage Albatross Souvenir Shop – find a range of locally made gifts and souvenirs to remember your visit