The Royal Albatross Centre, Dunedin

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#3 of 16 in Parks in Dunedin
Landmark Tourist Spot
Use your visit to the scenic Taiaroa Head to admire the world's most graceful birds at . Just a short drive away from the city of Dunedin, this is the only albatross colony on inhabited mainland in the world. The state-of-the-art visitor center lets you learn about these amazing birds and about the center's preservation work that started in the early 20th century. The indoor viewing area lets you observe the creatures in their natural environment throughout the year without disturbing them. The center also organizes various other tours of the Otago Peninsula, including visits to a little penguin colony and the historical Fort Taiaroa, home of the world's only functional Armstrong disappearing gun. A visit to The Royal Albatross Centre represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Dunedin travel itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • The view from the end of the peninsular is stunning. There were many birds about, but it will depend on the time of the year as to when you will see albatross. We had one fly in low over our heads and...  more »
  • During the tour you will get a lot of information about the Albatros. There are sufficient binoculars to see these birds fly. Also don't forget to visit the bunker on the site.
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