Guided tour

Dunedin: Speight's Brewery Guided Tour with Tasting

4.8 / 5

24 reviews

Activity provider: Speight's Brewery Tours

Dunedin: Speight's Brewery Guided Tour with Tasting

Activity provider: Speight's Brewery Tours

From US$ 18.92 per person

Join an interactive guided tour through the Speight's Brewery. Finish with a cold beer in the iconic tasting room.

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Duration 75 minutes
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Live tour guide
English, Chinese


  • Discover over 144 years of brewing history with your guide
  • Learn about all the ingredients that go into Speight's award-winning beers
  • Enjoy a beer tasting session
Full description
Visit the oldest operational Brewery in New Zealand, and the only site to have an historic Brew Floor and state of the art Brewery housed within the same location. The Brewery is the spiritual home of New Zealand’s biggest beer brand, attracting up to 20,000 visitors per year to experience the “Pride of the South”; as one if Dunedin’s most popular tourist attractions. Enjoy over 144 years of brewing history as a guide takes you through an interactive brewery tour. Learn about the history of this Dunedin icon as you explore the brewery from top to bottom with your guide. Along the way, you will learn about the core ingredients that go into the award-winning beers. You'll also hear about the state-of-the-art brewing process used today. The tour ends with a tasting, where you'll get to enjoy samples of the beer as your knowledgeable guides talk you through the different styles and flavors in the range. Our Brewery Shop range an extensive collection of Speight’s merchandise and the Cellar Door offers the ability to purchase fresh beer directly from the Brewery – a unique opportunity to take away a flavoursome souvenir. Good on ya mate
  • Fully guided 45 minute tour through the iconic Speight's Brewery
  • Tasting of our award-winning beers - up to 30 minutes
  • Non-alcoholic beverages are included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks (available for purchase)
  • Please note that there is no parking on-site.
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Driver's license
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • High-heeled shoes
  • Bags
  • Open-toed shoes
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Alcohol will not be given to anyone under the age of 18 years
  • You must be 18 years or over to make a reservation. Children under 18 will be required to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian
  • Guests who are under the influence of intoxicating drugs or alcohol are not permitted
  • There is no parking available on site. Drivers, please allow time for parking
  • Flat soled, covered shoes are required
  • Please note that there are over 200 stairs on the tour. Please notify the local partner in advance if mobility access is required
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 24 reviews

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It was an interesting tour the tour guy gave clear n understanding instruction lots of interesting fact so amazing how back in 1876 when all came about n the representing of the stars on the 3 men n enjoyed the story n how it was all made what was used very fun I would d again

December 11, 2022

Very informative and interesting history. But had trouble hearing the guide clearly due to a muffled voice through a mask.

January 14, 2023

January 12, 2023

Product ID: 394558