Prepare yourself to be enchanted by the Scottish feel and Victorian charisma of New Zealand's oldest city - Dunedin. For chocolate lovers, don't miss the Chocolate Festival in the Octagon. Sample a treasury of chocolates to your heart's delight. Grab a discount travel package to Dunedin and other holiday destinations in New Zealand with Direct Flights.
Built in the natural harbour region of the Otago Peninsula, Dunedin is enveloped by steep hillsides. Prepare yourself to be enchanted by the Scottish charm and Victorian charisma of New Zealand's oldest city - Dunedin. Soak in the royal atmosphere of Dunedin's regal looking houses, lush gardens and the Scottish architecture. Grab a discount travel package to Dunedin and other holiday destinations in New Zealand with Direct Flights.
Known as the "Edinburgh of the South," Dunedin takes pride in its Scottish heritage as is evident from the statue of the famed bard, Robert Burns' located in the Octagon, the commercial centre and shopper's paradise. If architecture delights you, sight the hypnotising spectacle of Edwardian architecture. Admire the Neo-gothic buildings such as the"First Church" (built in 1873), as they hint at Scottish Reformation. Absorb the grandeur of towering cathedral spires, the magnificent railway station and the Larnach castle which is reminiscent of the golden era of Dunedin architecture. Attend a performance at Fortune theatre, and follow it up with a sumptuous dinner at Bell Pepper Blues in Princes Street. Book cheap flights and discount travel from Australia to Dunedin with Direct Flights. Affordable accommodation in Dunedin and discounted car hire options can also be arranged by Direct Flights.
Walk up Baldwin, the steepest street in the world. - the spectacular view of this city will look more majestic as you walk down. Swim or surf on picturesque beaches like St. Kilda or St Claire, or go sailing or sea kayaking on the sheltered harbour of Otago.
As a major university town, Dunedin is quieter in summer as students are on holiday and it's usually a great time to visit the city. Head out to Taiaroa Head, which houses the Royal Albatross colony - watch these massive birds as well as other unique species here such as yellow-eyed penguins and fur seals. For chocolate lovers, don't miss the Chocolate Festival in the Octagon. Sample a treasury of chocolates to your heart's delight. Travel packages to Dunedin are available from Direct Flights.
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