Harbour Cruises

A trip onboard the Galileo is the perfect way to explore Nelson's stunning harbour. We offer harbour cruises for sightseeing, corporate functions, and events.

Nelson and Tasman Bay Harbour Cruises and Charters

Experience Nelson from the Water

A trip on the Galileo is the perfect way to explore Nelson's harbour. The Galileo offers customers and businesses a unique way to experience Nelson's harbour and impress clients and staff. These cruises can run for as long as you need and we offer full catering for any events hosted onboard.

See Nelson's Marine Landmarks Up-Close

Experience the Boulder Bank, the Nelson Lighthouse, and Fifeshire Rock up close, check out Haulashore Island, or venture out into Tasman Bay with full-catered cruises designed to impress. Take in the incredible views from our top deck and viewing platform while sipping wine and lapping up the stunning Nelson sunshine.

Catered to Your Needs

The Galileo has a galley onboard and an alcohol licence so you can party up in style in Nelson's harbour. We can provide full catering for your events and can host up to 40 passengers onboard. Galileo Charters tailor harbour cruises directly for you and your guests. We take our client's wishes into account and do our best to achieve them. We have an onboard alcohol licence and also provide BYO. Food can be prepared onboard in the galley or using the large BBQ and catering menus are available upon request.

Pricing: $700/hour + GST for up to 40 people.

Harbour cruises in Nelson with Galileo Charters can be tailored for you and your guests

Some Recent Harbour Cruises

Full catering is available onboard the Galileo
Harbour cruises are a great way to celebrate and impress your guests
The Galileo provides unique catering options for all dietary requirements