Otago Peninsula

Currently Open
  • Address: Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Geological Formation, Wildlife Sanctuary , Park, Family And Kids, Nature

While in Dunedin, keep aside half a day to explore the Otago Peninsula. The peninsula is situated towards the east of Dunedin and together with its 20 kilometres long harbour, is home to magnificent wildlife. Volcanic in origin, CNN International has named the Otago Peninsula one of the 10 most romantic places in the world to propose marriage! Secluded beaches, gorgeous architecture and romantic gardens add to the charm of the place. But for the adventurous, outdoorsy types, Mountain Biking is very popular around the Peninsula. It offers different tracks and terrains to suit all riders. People also head over to the Otago Peninsula for a nice long hike in the mountains. The drive to the peninsula from the city centre is a scenic one. Larnach Castle, Woodland Gardens, Victory Beach Pyramids and the Chasm and Lovers Leap rock formations are a part of the peninsula.

Otago Peninsula Hours

  • Museums, shops and restaurants usually open by 9 a.m.

How to Reach Otago Peninsula

  • Bus stops on Portobello Road

  • 1908 Cafe and Restaurant
  • Eden Cafe
  • Penguin Cafe
  • Portobello Hotel and Bistro
  • Glenfalloch Restaurants

Love this? Explore the entire list of places to visit in Dunedin before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Dunedin and book an accommodation of your choice.

  • Otago Peninsula Address: Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Otago Peninsula Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Otago Peninsula(preferred time): 07:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Otago Peninsula: 04:00 Hrs
  • Try the best online travel planner to plan your travel itinerary!
Are you associated with this business? Get in Touch
  • 64.46% of people who visit Dunedin include Otago Peninsula in their plan

  • 41.56% of people start their Otago Peninsula visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Otago Peninsula

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Otago Peninsula

People normally club together Larnach Castle And Gardens and Penguin Place while planning their visit to Otago Peninsula.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Otago Peninsula Reviews & Ratings