Bay of Islands Full-Day Sailing including Lunch

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Bay of Islands Full-Day Sailing including Lunch information and booking

7 hours
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Cruise departs from Paihia Wharf
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Sail around the beautiful 144 islands on-board "Lion New Zealand", the late Sir Peter Blake's 80 foot maxi-yacht. Take the opportunity to join the crew and get involved - help raise the main sail or experience the thrill of taking the helm. If you are feeling less energetic and would like to just sit back, relax and watch you are more than welcome to. This is the best sailing adventure the Bay of Islands has to offer.

The "Lion New Zealand"was built for the 1985/86 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race and won the infamous 1984 Sydney to Hobart . This is an opportunity to experience the exhilarating ride aboard this impressive maxi-yacht, sailing the Bay of Islands. Get involved and help trim the sails, take to the helm exert energy on the grinders or simply sit back and relax.

There is also a stop at Otehei Bay for lunch and activities such as kayaking, snorkeling, island walks and time to enjoy the beach at this amazing location before sailing back to the shore in the afternoon.

Please note: This product only operates in the summer months from October to April each year

What's included

  • Full-day sailing
  • Island stopover with activities included
  • Lunch
  • Wet weather jackets (if required)
  • Gst (goods and services tax)

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Drinks - fully licensed bar on board