Pricing and Conditions

Adult $49.00 - $59.00
(15 year(s) and under)
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You can also purchase Sail Barbary Gift Vouchers - see our website for details and to purchase. As is normally the case with group tours, a minimum number of bookings are needed in order for a tour to be financially viable and have a pleasant group atmosphere. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative boat, date or full refund.

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We reserve the right to cancel or amend any trip due to lake or weather conditions. In the event that we cancel the cruise due to circumstances beyond our control a full refund will be given if an alternative date can not be arranged. Cancellations by the client less than 24 hours in advance or no show will incur the full charge. For full Terms & Conditions, please see

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Step aboard, explore Lake Taupō, and discover its natural beauty and hidden wonders on New Zealand's only commercial electric sail boat. 100% emissions free, noise free and sustainable.

Leave your cares and the shoreline behind and set sail across the crystal-blue waters of Lake Taupō. Investigate the hidden bays and dramatic coastline as you enjoy stunning vistas guarded by majestic mountains, enduring witnesses to Taupō’s volcanic past. Explore the culture, history, and sustainability of the region as you voyage to the Māori Rock Carvings at Mine Bay. Listen to old legends and engaging stories. Sit back and relax or jump in and learn to sail.

Fully licenced or BYO. Swimming encouraged. Up to 4 trips per day.

Opening times

Business hours:
Maori Rock Carvings Cruise Departs 10.30am, 2.00pm, 5.00pm & 7.30pm (evening cruises Summer only).
Months of operation:
All months of the year


Berths 9 & 10, Redoubt Street, Taupō Town, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
Approximately 10 minute drive from Taupo Airport.
bus Proximity to coach terminal:
1 block from Taupo central bus stop.
decisions Proximity to town:
1 block from Taupo city centre.

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