Tunnel Beach from Headland - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
This panorama shows the view looking down onto Tunnel Beach from the headland. From here you also get a stunning views along the coastline in both directions. The cliffs have been cut into dramatic shapes by the sea, and a sea stack stands off shore to the north.
Tunnel Beach from Headland - FURTHER INFORMATION
Tunnel Beach from Headland - Dunedin visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Tunnel Beach from Headland' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Otago.
The headland by Tunnel Beach makes for a great viewpoint to look along the coastline. From this headland a stepped tunnel leads down through the rock to the beach itself. The headland also has a dramatic sea arch. Care must be taken on the tops of the cliffs.
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
From Dunedin follow signs for St Clair Park on Middleton Road. This becomes Blackhead Road. About 2.5km past St Clair Park is Tunnel Beach road, an unsealed track. Follow this to the end and park. Walk down the path to Tunnel Beach from here. A round trip takes about an hour.