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City Walks

Dunedin i-SITE Visitor Centre | 50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
+64 27 356 9132
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Excellent Tour, Knowledgeable Guide

The walking tour, led by tour guide Athol, is a great way to get a sense of Dunedin. It is not a... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2017
Susan P
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Adelaide, Australia
A Wonderful Overview of Dunedin

When you arrive in a new place nothing compares to being shown around by an enthusiastic and... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2017
Natasha7265
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City Walks is a guided heritage walk operation in Dunedin, New Zealand.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“walking tour” (10 reviews)
“his knowledge” (8 reviews)
“haggis” (6 reviews)
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Dunedin i-SITE Visitor Centre | 50 The Octagon, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
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+64 27 356 9132

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Reviewed December 4, 2017

The walking tour, led by tour guide Athol, is a great way to get a sense of Dunedin. It is not a strenuous walking tour and is suitable for all persons. It takes in the sights of Dunedin and Athol is very knowledgeable and personable,...More

Thank Susan P
CitywalksDunedin, Owner at City Walks, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Thanks Susan; best regards.

Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

When you arrive in a new place nothing compares to being shown around by an enthusiastic and personable local. Athol our host, took us on a walking tour of Dunedin which was, not only most enjoyable, but also enlightening. He was very knowledgeable and not...More

Thank Natasha7265
CitywalksDunedin, Owner at City Walks, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2017

Thank you; it was fun!

Reviewed November 26, 2017

We were two couples that ended up having what amounted as a private tour with Athol. He did a wonderful job of communicating facts about the history and architecture of the buildings of Duniden and lots about New Zealand in general. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Gordon B
CitywalksDunedin, Owner at City Walks, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2017

Thanks folks; much appreciated - and you all bring something to the tour. Athol.

Reviewed June 11, 2017

After a flight delay Athol was only to happy to re-schedule our Dunedin CBD walking tour until the following day. A cold May Saturday, but he had even brought hats & gloves for us !! Such a well informed man with a passion, Athol was...More

Thank Shane T
CitywalksDunedin, Owner at City Walks, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Thanks Shane, I'm glad everything worked out well!

Reviewed April 29, 2017

Athol shares his passion and knowledge of this beautiful city. Athol is smart, patience, perceptive, and engaging. I started my two week stay in Dunedin with this City Walk. The tour provided me with an introduction to the Maori and Settler history of the region....More

Thank Larry O
CitywalksDunedin, Owner at City Walks, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Thanks Larry, your input and feedback is much appreciated.

Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

I took the City Walk with Athol today and was impressed by his knowledge of the city, and the pleasant manner in which he tells us about its beginnings and early history, right up until the present day. Dunedin's most important buildings are pointed out,...More

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Athol did a terrific job! He is extremely knowledgable, and catered his comments to my particular interests and questions. I thoroughly enjoyed my 2 hours touring beautiful Dunedin with him and would highly recommend it to anyone with a curiosity about the history of this...More

1  Thank Laurie M
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Athol was a fantastic guide who gave us a superb history of the development and rebirth of the city of Dunedin. The tour is well structured with visits to churches, local buildings of interest with a hot drink from one of the local cafes included...More

1  Thank Kate R
Reviewed March 3, 2017

We were lucky enough to catch the tour just after it had started. It was a fantastic introduction tot the city. It is not to be missed as the guide Athol was clear and entertaining. A coffee break was included which was great as we...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Athol was a great guide for our walk around Dunedin for my group of 7 Brits. He showed us the major sites and was great at giving the background story to them. He also gave considered responses to the questions we posed, and not just...More

Thank RaJSheffield
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