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Greenshell Mussel Daily Cruise

Havelock, New Zealand
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About Greenshell Mussel Daily Cruise
Enjoy an afternoon scenic cruise on the Greenshell Mussel Cruise from the Havelock Marina into the Marlborough Sounds. Departing daily at 1.30pm this cruise visits a Greenshell Mussel Farm for freshly steamed mussels and a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, a wonderful wine and food match in a beautiful part of Marlborough.Greenshell Mussel Cruise operates daily. Please check our Website for seasonal information, daily departure information, availability and pricing. Bookings are essential so please book online, email or phone our reservation team.
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Pair superb views of New Zealand’s Marlborough Sound with a glass of the area’s famous Sauvignon Blanc and a bowl of freshly-steamed Greenshell Mussels on this high-end, 3-hour sightseeing cruise. Cruise aboard a high-end luxury launch as you explore Pelorus Sound and Kenepuru Sound, stopping to look for local wildlife and to visit a local mussel farm.
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Jen N wrote a review 4 May
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Genuinely felt properly on holiday during this leisurely cruise. Penny and Chris are fabulous. Chris' steamed muscles are divine & the bread and dips to palet cleanse are so yum! The Sav was delicious & the views gorgeous. Book with these two!
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Response from MTCExperiences T, Manager at Greenshell Mussel Daily Cruise
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Jenoli42, thank you so much for your great review and recommendation - we're so glad we could invoke that holiday feeling with the cruise. It's great to hear you enjoyed the hospitality, the food and wine and of course the views. We hope to see you again!
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travellingbuzz wrote a review Apr 2021
Auckland Central, New Zealand820 contributions179 helpful votes
I'm so pleasant that the Blenheim I Site encouraged us to book this tour. We had a great time. The weather was average but good enough that we could enjoy being outside. All the staff were warm, friendly and full of knowledge. I particularly enjoyed watching a moment when our Captain checked on the well being of a teenager who seemed to be out of sorts; and once assured that he was fine - encouraged him to come and help drive the boat - ensuring that the entire family had a great time. We learnt a lot; enjoyed fantastic mussels and a glass of wine and had lots of laughs. There was a slight technical hitch which was well handled by the captain and we felt well communicate with and perfectly safe all the time. We have been to this area a number of times and now can't understand why we have never done this trip. We will certainly have it on the itinerary for the next time!
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Response from MTCExperiences T, Manager at Greenshell Mussel Daily Cruise
Responded 1 week ago
Hi travellingbuzz, your review is wonderful, thanks so much. We're thrilled you chose to join us on the trip, that you enjoyed your cruise and that the crew hospitality, communication and attention made up for the average weather. It's also great to hear you liked learning about our beautiful part of the world and enjoyed the seafood and wine. We very much look forward to seeing you again one day soon!
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Turnbulls wrote a review Apr 2021
Christchurch, New Zealand34 contributions9 helpful votes
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Amazing afternoon, the crew - Penny, Nicole and Chris - were knowledgeable, great hosts and lot’s of fun. Excellent way to see the sounds and enjoy fresh mussels, wine and good company. Highly recommended!
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Response from MTCExperiences T, Manager at Greenshell Mussel Daily Cruise
Responded 8 Apr 2021
Hi turnbullians, thank you for your great review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your cruise and had fun while tasting some of our delicious local seafood and wine. We look forward to seeing you again in future.
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melanie s wrote a review Apr 2021
Nelson, New Zealand98 contributions11 helpful votes
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Wow. Although the weather was grey we had a fabulous trip, Penny the captain was a mine of information and clearly loves her boat and job. We learned heaps about the area and mussel farming and we blown away by the hospitality, wine and mussels provided by Summer, whose hospitality was lovely. I hadn't expected that! Do book this tour, you won't be disappointed!
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Response from MTCExperiences T, Manager at Greenshell Mussel Daily Cruise
Responded 8 Apr 2021
Hi melanie, your review is wonderful - thank you so much. It's great to hear that the weather didn't detract from your day and that you enjoyed learning about our beautiful region from Penny, and of course tasting the delicious local Greenshell mussels. Thanks for the recommendation - we hope to welcome you back again one day soon.
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Julie D wrote a review Mar 2021
Auckland, New Zealand5 contributions
Our hosts Penny and Heather were awesome and very knowledgeable. Great trip out to the mussel farms, worth doing the scenery is spectacular and the mussels tasted great with the complimentary wine.
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from MTCExperiences T, Manager at Greenshell Mussel Daily Cruise
Responded 8 Apr 2021
Hi Vacationer317030, thank you so much for your kind review. It's great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us, seeing the Greenshell mussel farms and of course tasting the mussels themselves with Marlborough wine. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!
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