Trip at a Glance
Oamaru, New Zealand
Nature, Wildlife Tour
2 to 3.5 hours
Departure Day(s) and Time(s)
Accommodation or from the Oamaru I-site
Accommodation pick up and drop off and transfers, Tour of historic precinct, Steampunk train and Oamaru by night, Oamaru lookout
Make sure you have warm clothing with good walking shoes. Penguins are well equipped to brave the southerly storms that can rip through this region but mere mortals need to wrap up if conditions dictate.
- You will be introduced to the steam punk background of Oamaru with a visit to the Steampunk Train.
- Spend your precious time in learning about the rare bird.
- Catch a glimpse of the penguin coming in from a day’s fishing out at sea or cooling off on the beach.
- 150 birds can be seen coming ashore in one night.