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Nestled in the centre of New Zealand in beautiful Tasman Bay, Nelson has for many years been the destination of choice for visitors from overseas and within New Zealand. 

Surrounded by three national parks, a thriving art and food culture and friendly people, Port Nelson has provided an entranceway to this beautiful region since 1840. 

Located an easy 10 minute walk from the city centre, Port Nelson provides an ideal base for your exploration of this vibrant region.  Regularly receiving the highest annual sunshine hours in New Zealand, Nelson’s climate is pleasant all year round, allowing easy access to the myriad cafe’s, restaurants, arts and outdoor delights that are on offer.

To find out more about Nelson and what the Tasman region has to offer, visit Nelson Tasman Tourism or contact them on (03) 546 6228. 

Cruise Schedule for 2018/19 Season

Vessel Arrival ETA Departure ETA Company
Maasdam Fri 14 Dec 18 8:00 Fri 14 Dec 18 2000 Holland America Line
Caledonian Sky Sat 29 Dec 18 7:00 Sun 30 Dec 18 12:00 Noble Caledonia
Azamara Quest Wed 16 Jan 19 8:00 Wed 16 Jan 19 21:00 Azamara Club Cruises
Seabourn Encore Fri 25 Jan 19 10:00 Fri 25 Jan 19 18:00 Seabourn Cruises
Azamara Quest Tue 29 Jan 19 8:00 Tue 29 Jan 19 21:00 Azamara Club Cruises
Europa Sat 16 Feb 19 12:30 Sat 16 Feb 19 19:00 Hapag Lloyd 
Seabourn Encore Wed 6 Mar 19 8:00 Wed 6 Mar 19 18:00 Seabourn Cruises
Seabourn Encore Thu 14 Mar 19 10:00 Thu 14 Mar 19 18:00 Seabourn Cruises

 

 

 

  

 Seabourn Sojourn Feb 14