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Taieri Gorge Railway

Anzac Square, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
+64 3-477 4449
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A highlight of your visit to Dunedin is a trip on the Taieri Gorge Railway - one of the world's great train trips and one of Dunedin's top attractions. Departing daily from downtown Dunedin into the Taieri Gorge, this trip travels through some of New Zealand's most beautiful and ever changing scenery which can not seen from the road! With sightseeing stops, on board cafe, outside viewing platforms it is the perfect all weather activity and one of the key attractions in Dunedin - not to be missed.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Anzac Square, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing train ride. Spur of the moment. From getting on this train we just felt relaxed. Dave's commentary was fantastic. Loved the dry humour as did my 12yr old. I do feel he could have popped more tidbits in on the return journey but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have wanted to do this for years and finally got the chance when visiting Dunedin for the Stevie Nicks concert. This was absolutely the most fun afternoon. The carriages are quite comfortable although not air conditioned- which didnt matter because there is a cool open...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dave our guide was the highlight, very witty, engaging and knowledgeable of our trip. Exceeding good train humour

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downunder52
3 August 2018|
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Thank you Ken. That's very helpful. Regards, Mary
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AlPotts
3 May 2018|
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Response from DunedinRailways | Property representative |
Hi - the trains that depart from the wharf are part of the Cruise Ship shore excursion orgainised by the ship. If you would like to join this tour you will need to book through your shore excursion desk. Note the shore... More
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MaffManf
20 February 2018|
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Response from DunedinRailways | Property representative |
Hi there - can you tell us the day you are travelling - some days we have a Taieri Gorge trip you could take and most days we also have a Seasider service. Thanks
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