Romantic Summer Itinerary for Dunedin
The magic of romance lives on when you visit Dunedin!
The Otago Peninsula has been rated by US news organisation CNN International as one the World’s most romantic regions. Explore the luxurious retreats and boutique hotels nestled in the city and surrounds. Add exquisite cuisine, secluded beaches, romantic gardens and outstanding
Top 5 Romantic Summer Activities for Couples:
Enjoy the tranquil setting of Lovers Leap on the Otago Peninsula, totally romantic!
Visit NZ’s only castle and walk the beautiful grounds and gardens of International Significance hand in hand, before heading off to the ultimate afternoon treat: High Tea at the Castle, every day at 3pm
Indulge in some of Dunedin’s divine dining experiences; try Scotia, Two Chefs, and the Gaslight Cafe for a start...
Explore the sea-carved sandstone cliffs, rock arches and caves at Tunnel Beach; look for fossils as you descend through the pioneers' hand-carved tunnel.
Gardens, public and private, adorn Dunedin and are divine in Summer, explore the Rhododendron Dell at the Botanic Garden and take tea in the teahouse at the Chinese Garden.
Romantic Summer Events for Couples:
Discover Dunedin’s markets, the famous Otago Farmers Market, every Saturday, the new Stadium Market every Sunday, and don’t miss the massive Thieves Alley Market and all the associated shenanigans in January.