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The best way to get to the Tesselaar Tulip Festival is to get a group of family and friends together and take a scenic drive through the Dandenong Ranges to the Tesselaar Tulip Farm, it is located within 60 minutes of Melbourne. We have off street parking spaces for cars and 15 off street parking spaces for Buses.

Our address is

Tesselaar Tulip Festival
357-359 Monbulk Road, Silvan

Melway Map 123 B5 (40km directly east of Melbourne)
or see this Google Map for travel directions in relation to Melbourne.

Dogs on lead welcome, please remember to bring a bag.

Public Transport

Public transport is an alternative method for getting to the Tesselaar Tulip Festival for people who do not have access to a vehicle. It is important to pre-plan your public transport trip to ensure your day is hassle free. Instructions are as follows:

Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holiday

  1. Board a Train from a Melbourne station to Lilydale Station
  2. At Lilydale Station catch the Tesselaar Tulip Festival shuttle bus (which departs 3-5 minutes after the train arrives at the Lilydale station. The 20 minute trip costs $3 for a return ticket, Children U16 Free.
    The first bus departs Lilydale Station at 9am and every 40 minutes thereafter.
    The last bus returning to Lilydale Station departs the festival at 5.30pm.

Monday to Friday

  1. Board a Train to Lilydale Station.
  2. Board the Route 663 Bus from Lilydale Station to the Tesselaar Tulip Festival

Search the Metlink Journey Planner for timetable information. (Enter your location in the “from” field and “Tesselaar Tulip Festival” into the “to” field.)