Jump on the official Garden & Art Festival shuttle and take the hassle out of your festival experience.
We will choose a ‘pick of the bunch’ selection of venues and each day the shuttle will visit an assortment of venues from each zone, scheduled to make the most of your day.
Red Zone (Pyes Pa, Oropi & Welcome Bay)
Yellow Zone (Tauranga Central, Matua & Otumoetai)
Green Zone (Te Puke, Papamoa & Mt Maunganui)
Blue Zone (Bethlehem, Te Puna & Katikati)
- Cost per adult for 1 day – $35.00
- Cost per adult for multiple days – $30.00/day
The service will commence at the Festival Hub (Tauranga Racecourse) at 10am and return at 4.30pm.
Venues each day will be selected based on location and popularity.
A lunch stop will be facilitated at one of the gardens or at the Festival Hub.
Book your shuttle tickets
You must of course still purchase your official Festival Pass in order to venture into the garden and art stops.
For private bus shuttles ‘contact Mount Classic Tours’ on 07 574 1779 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Private Shuttle Service
- Minivan 1 to 5 persons, full day $550.00
- Minibus 6 to 11 persons, full day $650.00
- Minibus 12 to 16 persons, full day $750.00
- Mini coach 17 to 24 persons, full day $850.00
- Groups larger than 24 persons should contact Mount Classic Tours directly for rates.
The Private service allows up to 8 hours of use, starting at 9am and running until 5pm. Groups can be collected from their location of choice within the Tauranga area, or from the Festival Hub. You can make your own selection of gardens to visit across all zones and may select a start and end time of choice within the 8-hour window.
About Mount Classic Tours
A local Tauranga company started in 2001, Mount Classics operates a fleet of high quality coaches, minibuses and limousines from their Mt Maunganui base. Their team of driver/guides is the best in the business, and will make sure you have wonderful day exploring the trail.
Support a local business hit hard by recent events, and enjoy their stress-free transport options.