Greenshell Mussel Cruise

  • Couple sampling Greenshell Mussels on boat
  • Freshly steamed Greenshell mussels
  • Pelorus Sound - Greenshell Mussel Cruise
  • MV Spirit - Greenshell Mussel Cruise
  • Fresh mussels - Greenshell Mussel Cruise
  • MV Spirit - Greenshell Mussel Cruise
  • Wine & mussels - Greenshell Mussel Cruise
  • Pelorus Sound - Greenshell Mussel Cruise

Greenshell Mussel Cruise

$125 adult | $55 child - Marlborough's original farm-to-plate experience

Join the renowned Greenshell Mussel Cruise and learn about Marlborough's 'super food' industry, tasting mussels at the source with a glass of sauvignon blanc.

Enjoy the natural beauty of the Sounds on our signature cruise, featuring freshly steamed mussels paired with a glass of Marlborough sauvignon blanc for the ultimate wine/food match.

Relax and unwind while you cruise the tranquil Pelorus/Te Hoiere and Kenepuru Sounds aboard our luxury launch MV Spirit on this half-day tour, departing Havelock. Learn about local history, visit a mussel farm and take in the stunning scenery.

An authenic farm-to-plate experience.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • Liquor licensing restrictions apply.
  • 3 hour cruise departs Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, except Christmas Day.
  • This is a group tour that requires minimum 2 passengers to proceed.
  • Child is aged 5-15 years. A child under 5 can travel free with a paying adult. 
  • MTC Group cancellation policies apply.
 
 

Tour Overview

Duration:
3 hours
Departure:
1.30pm, Pier C, Havelock Marina - Thursdays & Saturdays
Cost:

$125 per adult
$55 per child

* See our FAQs for T&Cs

Transport:
MV Spirit - 14 metre premium catamaran

YOUR SAFETY

Your health and safety, and that of our staff, is always our highest priority. We are continuing to implement a high level of extra health and hygiene measures as recommended by the Ministry of Health. See our full safety procedures...

Itinerary

1.15pm
Check in, Pier C, Havelock Marina, Havelock
1.30pm
Depart Havelock Marina, cruising Pelorus/Te Hoiere & Kenepuru Sounds
2pm approx
Visit a mussel farm, learn about aquaculture, sample Greenshell mussels
4pm
Arrive back at Havelock Marina
 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Greenshell Mussel Cruise

  • Liquor licensing restrictions apply.
  • 3 hour cruise departs Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, except Christmas Day.
  • This is a group tour that requires minimum 2 passengers to proceed.
  • Child is aged 5-15 years. A child under 5 can travel free with a paying adult. 
  • MTC Group cancellation policies apply.
 

TO BOOK

Head to the Greenshell Mussel Cruise booking page, email or call Marlborough Tour Company on 03 577 9997.