Dunedin is the second-largest city on New Zealand's South Island and it's an excellent destination for those looking for a cultural holiday. With an enticing history and picturesque landscapes, Dunedin has a lot to offer for every type of holiday maker.
Hiring a car in Dunedin
Car rental in Dunedin offers an excellent opportunity to explore the area and its urban roads can be an adventure for a newcomer, with one-way streets, circles and winding hill tracks to contend with. Dunedin also claims to have the steepest street in the world. State Highway 1 passes through the town, which allows for easy driving to Invercargill (three hours away) and Christchurch (four hours away).
Places to visit in Dunedin
Car hire from Dunedin Airport enables you to utilise cheap Dunedin flights to the full and really see the area. The town offers a wide range of activities, including Cadbury World, Speights Brewery, theatres and cinemas plus plenty of excellent restaurants. Dunedin car hire availability means that the spectacular local scenery is easily accessible. For exploring Dunedin car hire is an excellent option, as the harbour and hill around the city are the remains of an extinct volcano so you can save on legwork. There are beaches, castles, gardens and an abundance of nature here too. Whatever your accommodation requirements, from budget hostel to luxury hotel Dunedin has something for everyone.