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Open Hours: 08:00

PLEASE NOTE vaccine passports are required for those over 12 years. BAY OF ISLANDS SAILING/GUNGHA II We operate the largest and most widely travelled ocean sailing yacht in the Bay of Islands!

We provide plenty of sailing, fresh snacks, a yummy lunch and a unique island stopover.

You are welcome to help sail the boat or just relax and enjoy!

Dolphins, penguins & seabirds are frequently sighted in playful groups and the scenery is spectacular!


Tour Details & Description

Awesome Bay of Islands day sailing adventure on our 65 foot ocean going yacht GUNGHA II. Experience awesome sailing and the fantastic Bay of Islands all in one super day. Our sailing tour is exciting, funny and informal. We provide tasty morning snacks, heaps of sailing, a unique island stopover, snorkel gear, hot outside showers and our yummy fresh sandwich lunch. Marine life including penguins, seabirds and others are often plentiful and frequently sighted in playful groups. Our friendly crew will help you sail the boat or you can simply relax and enjoy. We depart from Paihia daily at 10:00 am (Russell transfers included). Return around 4:00 pm. The cost per Adult is $130 ... all activities and yummy fresh lunch included!

Your day includes

???Heaps of fantastic sailing on our 65 foot ocean going yacht.
???Plenty of sheltered seating, changing rooms and clean toilets.
???Snorkel gear (masks & snorkels) and hot outside showers.
???Several tasty snacks, and our yummy fresh sandwich lunch included.
(vegetarian, gluten-free & vegan options available)

???All trips are smoking and alcohol free. Please bring sunscreen and your own towel! Please do not bring chilly bins, diving or fishing gear. We will be sailing! Passengers are required to sail barefoot.
???Departures are subject to minimum.. numbers, demand & weather conditions.
Please reconfirm your booking 24 hours prior to sailing.

Adult: $130

Departure time & location
Paihia: 10:00 am (Russell transfers included)
Return time & location
Paihia: around 4:00 pm
Duration: approx 6 hours

We confirm that all of our safety systems and equipment are current and
authorized by Maritime New Zealand. Our captain and crew are friendly,
helpful and fully qualified.

Our safety briefing is required listening for all passengers. We will brief you
generally as a group before sailing. Throughout the day passengers are
encouraged to ask any questions or articulate any concerns as the yacht tour
can be exciting!

Booking and Payment Policy

???Enquiries can be made directly to Mike at freecall 0800 478900 or
???+64 274 770 354 or by email to
???Bookings can be made directly by way of freephone or internet or through local accommodation providers and the Visitor Information Network
???Credit card details are required to secure the booking. It is recommended that you provide contact details at the time of booking.

???BAY OF ISLANDS SAILING/GUNGHA II reserves the right to alter prices, cancel any departures and vary itineraries in the interest of passenger safety and comfort. All departures are subject to demand, sea and weather conditions. To the extent permitted by law, all our liability for damages to your tour, disruptions to travel plans or mental injury

Map & Directions

Marsden Road Paihia, New Zealand


We board our travellers on the Paihia Wharf at 09:45. If travelling from Russell please ring and we will organize a no-charge ferry transfer each can ring Mike direct at 0800 478900 or text 0274 770 354

Cancellation Policy

PLEASE NOTE vaccine passports are required for those over 12 years

If a cancellation is made within 24 Hours of arrival day Loss of 100% of booking.

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