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Sail Lake Taupo

Explore Lake Taupō on an eco-friendly scenic cruise with Sail Barbary. Enjoy stunning vistas as you set sail to explore the Māori Rock Carvings at Mine Bay. Book and enjoy a must-do experience on New Zealand's only commercial electric sail boat.

Our electric yacht is 100% sustainable, emissions and noise free, making it climate safe, and Lake Taupo’s best sailing experience. 

We have been sailing to the iconic Maori Rock Carvings since 1982! This all-year-round activity offers relaxation, fun and adventure on the water, the Kiwi way. Get right up close to this culturally significant 46 foot (14m) high rock art. Excellent, amusing, and current commentary on lake, the volcanoes and the carvings.

Free refreshments including tea, coffee, and hot chocolate. We are licensed but you are welcome or bring your own. Swimming is encouraged. Evening cruises include a complimentary glass of wine/beer/soft drink

What to Bring: Dress casual, comfortable and warm (layered clothes work best), windproof/showerproof jacket, togs and towel (during summer), sunglasses and hat. Sail Barbary cruises to the Maori Rock Carvings depart daily at 10.30am, 2.00pm, 5.00pm and 7.30pm (Evening cruises Summer Only). Allow 2.5hours for your cruise

To make a booking E: bookings@sailbarbary.com P: 0800 eco sail | +64 7 378 5879 | +64 27 231 1300 Barbary yachts are located at Berth 9 & 10, Redoubt Street, Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo.

 

Our electric yacht is 100% sustainable, emissions and noise-free, making it climate safe, and Lake Taupo’s best sailing experience. We have been sailing to the iconic Maori Rock Carvings since 1982! This all-year-round activity offers relaxation, fun and adventure on the water, the Kiwi way. Get right up close to this culturally significant 46 foot (14m) high rock art. Excellent, amusing, and current commentary on lake, the volcanoes and the carvings.

 

Discover our Lake Taupō, don’t miss this must-do experience with these great offers below;

  • $39 for the Day cruises 10.30am and 2.00pm
  • $45 for the evening trips 5pm and 7.30pm (only high summer.)

 

To book, please email bookings@sailbarbary.com or call +64 7 378 5879

Free refreshments including tea, coffee, and hot chocolate. We are licensed but you are welcome or bring your own evening cruises include a complimentary glass of wine/beer/soft drink

What to Bring: Dress casual, comfortable and warm (layered clothes work best), windproof/showerproof jacket, togs and towel (during summer), sunglasses and hat. Sail Barbary cruises to the Maori Rock Carvings depart daily at 10.30am, 2.00pm, 5.00pm and 7.30pm (Evening cruises Summer Only). Allow 2.5hours for your cruise

 

 

 

Conditions

  • You are welcome to bring your own prepared food and beverages. NZ law requires adults to be R18 and over to drink alcohol. 
  • Cancellations by customers with less than 24 hours’ notice will not be refunded.
  • All departures are subject to demand, minimum numbers, lake and weather conditions. We reserve the right to transfer passengers to an alternative boat should the weather conditions or other circumstances require it.
  • Please visit www.sailbarbary.com for full Terms & Conditions
  • Sail Barbary is the only boat in Taupo rated 'Qualmark Gold' by Tourism NZ under the 'sustainable business' category.

Conditions

  • You are welcome to bring your own prepared food and beverages. NZ law requires adults to be R18 and over to drink alcohol. 
  • Cancellations by customers with less than 24 hours’ notice will not be refunded.
  • All departures are subject to demand, minimum numbers, lake and weather conditions. We reserve the right to transfer passengers to an alternative boat should the weather conditions or other circumstances require it.
  • Please visit www.sailbarbary.com for full Terms & Conditions
  • Sail Barbary is the only boat in Taupo rated 'Qualmark Gold' by Tourism NZ under the 'sustainable business' category.
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