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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 Season





Caledonian Sky 23/12/17 24/12/17 ISS MacKay

Caledonian Sky



ISS MacKay

Crystal Symphony 25/02/18 25/02/18 ISS MacKay






 Seabourn Sojourn Feb 14