A tour of Tauranga city taking in the sights of early european settlements, the battle of Gate Pa, views of the harbour, local history and how Tauranga grew to be the city it is today. Finishes with a complimentary glass of wine or beer.

Price

$78

This tour starts on The Strand. You will hear about Tauranga harbour before European arrival. Moving to The Elms mission station you will see some of the oldest European settlement buildings in New Zealand and get an understanding of how Europeans became established in the area. At Monmouth Redoubt you see will evidence of the British armies occupation of the area. Moving on to the battle of Gate pa sight you learn about the battle, how it unfolded, what happened later at the battle of Te Ranga.

We then travel across to Matua to remnants of the Otumoetai Pa site where there are beautiful views across the harbour. Lastly we head back to The Clarence Hotel to the site of the first government buildings in Tauranga for drinks and a wrap up

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OPENING TIMES

Months of Operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov, Dec

FACILITIES AND FEATURES

Proximity to town:
Nearby

Proximity to airport:
6km to Tauranga Airport

Proximity to bus:
Nearby

Parking:
1

Weather Considerations:
Tour will operate in the rain

Amenities:

PRICING AND CONDITIONS

Pricing
Adult $78
Child $59

Minimum Age:
12

Activity Duration:
3 Hours

Cancellation Policy:
See our website for more details.

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