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Baldwin Street

Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 22 029 9134
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Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 22 029 9134
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of those landmarks you have to stop at. Very steep street but besides that not much else happening.

Thank Krysti-Lee R
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are stairs at the side of the world’s steepest street, so it’s not too onerous a trek. There were lots of other tourists around, and a family at the top was rolling Jaffas down (note: regular size Jaffas fall apart quickly, use the giant-sized...More

Thank Johngrimesh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a interesting street our tour driver offended to wait well anyone wanted to walk up the hill. I declined but was happy to take photos and look around.

Thank Rachzpage
Reviewed 1 week ago

Notably the steepest street in the world, Baldwin Street is definitely worth the hike. We are in our 50's and only average fitness but managed to steadilly climb, finding only the last 100mitres tough going, There is a bench seat to catch your breath at...More

Thank Shelley H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were determined to climb to the top! And the experience was exhilarating to say the least! For one thing it was amusing to see so many tourists from all over the world, posing, lying down in the street and taking selfies, and driving to...More

Thank Denny4033
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's worthwhile checking out this street and the power of gravity. I recommend parking your car on the main road or at the bottom of the street then walking up the street rather than driving since there is very little space to turn around at...More

Thank DJBSydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Baldwin Street is an ordinary suburban street. By change, it is also in the Guinness Book of Records as the World's Steepest Street. ..... to say you have walked it is a bit like saying you've climbed Mt Everest. A bit. .... to roll a...More

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unforruetly the Jaffa race was cancelled and would be an event ig it is on when you are in Dunedin is a must see! The walk up is not too bad but some people drive up, but it is a residential street and not much...More

Thank 422iana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I drove up and then back down; freaky!!! Great experience. Need to see it to believe the steepness of the grade.

Thank Jeanne N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The worlds steepest residential street. You have to drive up it first, turn around in the tight circle at the top...make sure no other cars there's first...and then drive back down. Then park, and all walk up together. Some great photo ops a team angles....More

Thank Chris C
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