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Luxury cruise ship visit

Posted on 12/02/2013

Europa coming through the Cut

Tuesday 12th of February 2013 saw the arrival of Hapag Lloyd’s  MV Europa, a 198m luxury cruise vessel carrying 405 German passengers. Complete with 285 crew, the vessel was alongside long enough to disembark passengers for helicopter flights, bus tours and sightseeing. Passengers visited local art galleries and craft studios, with many bussing to Kaiteriteri beach to meet the vessel. This calll was the first cruise ship visit in over five years to the port and Port Nelson is determined to continue to grow this regionally enhancing business into the future.   

  Europa4 docked