The Otago Peninsula is rated by Lonely Planet as one of the top 10 cycling destinations in the world: Explore this stunning area on a Green Bike.
Green electric bikes at Glenfalloch Woodland Garden allow visitors to glide around Otago Peninsula with ease. The bikes are push pedal and have electric motors on the front wheel which, once switched on, allow the user to travel the peninsula with minimal effort. A popular bike route is riding from the Garden to the Royal Albatross Colony, which is situated at the tip of the Otago Peninsula Headland. Travelling time for this return trip is 1 hour and 35 minutes and the distance is 45 kms. A battery charger can be provided to the bike hirer to recharge the bike, (at the Albatross Centre or somewhere along the way) should they wish to travel further and go over the 1 hour & 40 minutes battery time.
Rentals start at Glenfalloch Gardens entrance – look for the signs.
Age limit is 18+ years. Not covered for public liability under this age.
Full day – $60 (5 hours)
Half day – $40 (3 hours)
Bike Hire hours: Daily: 9 – 3.300pm
Click Here to book via email or phone 03 476 1775 Monday to Friday.
Bus Transport Options
Below are the bus timetables to and from Dunedin City to Glenfalloch and from Glenfalloch to Dunedin City. There is a Bus Stop/Shelter outside Glenfalloch Garden, which is the bay before Macandrew Bay coming from town. Please allow 15-20 minutes for the trip each way.
Timetable leaving Dunedin, arriving at Glenfalloch Click Here
Timetable leaving Glenfalloch, arriving at Dunedin Click Here
Open 7 days a week between 8am until Dusk.
Entry to gardens is free (donations appreciated)
Daily – 9:00am until 3:30pm for lunch. Dinner Thursday and Friday evenings. Bookings highly recommended 4761006