Dunedin Car Rentals

Visiting Dunedin Attractions

You can see and do it all with Dunedin car rentals from New Zealand Rent A Car.

Dunedin has always been renowned as a small town set in a big city. The pace of life is very relaxed and the people of Dunedin embrace this at every chance. Set on the edge of the Pacific Ocean, Dunedin is known worldwide for its consistent surf beaches, amazing sunsets and multi-award winning eco-tourism. Water-sports are a huge part of life for Dunedin residents from surfing to fishing and everything in between. The city also has many bars, cafes, clubs, restaurants, theatres and art galleries to enjoy at your leisure.

There is no better way to experience our great way of life than to see it for yourself in the comfort and style of a rental car from our Dunedin car rental branch. Make sure you check out our guide to the best things to do in Dunedin, as well as free Dunedin attractions and our ultimate sample Dunedin Itinerary

Take a closer look at some of Dunedin’s top attractions, all accessible by rental car:

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Day Trips In Dunedin

Heading out for a day trip around Dunedin is easy in your NZ Rent A Car rental van. Convenient pick up and drop off available from Dunedin City, Dunedin Airport and Port Chalmers.

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Dunedin Art Trail

Dunedin has always had a reputation for inspiring artistic endeavours; and is now home to a world-class Street Art collection.

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Dunedin Walks

There are a number of walking tracks and hiking trails both in and outside of the city, and best of all, there are tracks for all skill and fitness levels.

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Royal Albatross Colony

Many visitors to Dunedin are attracted by the chance to see the world’s only inland colony of Royal Albatross. Enjoy the short drive to Taiaroa Head and see these majestic birds up close.

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Larnach Castle

New Zealand’s only castle is one of the most popular attractions in Dunedin. Marvel at the stunning architecture and explore the immaculate gardens of Larnach Castle as you step back in time.

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Yellow Eyed Penguins

The Otago coastline is home to the famous yellow-eyed penguin (hoiho). Considered one of the world’s rarest penguin species, you can marvel at these entertaining creatures.

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Otago University

Dunedin’s Otago University is the oldest university in New Zealand, and contributes a massive amount to the cultural and economic life of the region … as well as the infamous “scarfies”.

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Historical Buildings

Dunedin has some of the most impressive historic architecture in New Zealand, which gives the city a unique and vibrant atmosphere. Explore Dunedin’s historical buildings in depth.

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Wildlife Encounter Trip

The Otago Peninsula and coastline is famed worldwide for its stunning beauty and diversity of wildlife. Enjoy a guided wildlife encounter trip and get up close and personal.

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Great value Dunedin car rentals let you explore the top attractions at your own pace.


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