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Abel Tasman National Park Sailing Adventure

Relax… everything is organized. Step on board and immerse yourself fully into the wonder that is the Abel Tasman National Park. Home is a large comfortable catamaran and your meals, activities and transport are all catered for – every night you stay in another magic - We call this a holiday within a holiday. Your Skipper is your personal guide and host with excellent local knowledge, ‘Flexability’ is the key word here, you get to do what you want. Hiking, kayaking, snorkelling or just lounging about. No sailing experience necessary and Ideal for families, friends and small groups.

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Itinerary

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DEPART KAITERITERI

Depart Kaiteriteri on your luxury yacht. Today we'll be cruising past reknowned Split Apple Rock, Adele & Fisherman Islands. We'll have a delicious lunch onboard in a quiet bay and afterwards you'll have the opportunity to walk Torrent Bay to Bark Bay. View the antics of New Zealand fur seals as we sail to Anchorage Bay enjoying the warm sunset. Accommodation is onboard. 

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TONGA ISLAND

This morning we sail to Tonga Island for breakfast; Tonga Island is a popular spot to see New Zealand Fur Seals. We'll cruise the stunning coastline to the remote Northern end of The Park and walk around Separation Point to Whariwharangi Bay. Tonight you will relax onboard in the remoteness within Taupo Bay.

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AWAROA LAGAOON TO TE PUKATEA BAY

Cruise onwards to Awaroa Lagoon and explore the shallow waters, go for a snorkel, a refreshing swim or go kayaking around the lagoon. Sail to Onetahuti and take a easy walk to Bark Bay, you'll join back with the yacht and have the afternoon to enjoy a nice book on the hammock, or perhaps fishing! We'll sail to TePukatea Bay for the night.

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PITT HEAD TO KAITERITERI

Our last day of our journey takes us on a short walk around Pitt Head to Anchorage, you'll explore Falls River on a kayak in a sheltered estuary (perfect for beginner kayakers) and catch the afternoon sea breeze back to Kaiteriteri.

About your cruising catamaran

She is a large, stable and comfortable cruising catamaran, 13.5 metre or 45 feet in length with large open flat deck areas. Covered cockpit and indoor areas for shelter from sun and wind, the yacht sails flat and stable - reassuring to those new to sailing. 4 large cabins: 2 queen cabins with ensuites, 2 cabins with double and single berth.Cabins are private doubles or twin share. Private or share bathroom. Three showers including hot deck shower, 2 toilets & hand basins, modern music system with outdoor speakers, fitted deck BBQ, hammock, fishing & snorkeling equipment, sit on kayaks, library & games locker, inflatable tender & outboard, gas fire. Ideal for all ages and sailing abilities. No experience necessary Free sailing lessons, take the helm or just sit back, relax and enjoy.