Explore Group - America's Cup Sailing Experience

A unique opportunity to participate as crew on an actual America’s Cup yacht. Experience the thrill of sailing a high performance race yacht ahead of the 2021 America's Cup.


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Join us for a two hour sailing experience where you can take the helm, exert energy on the grinders or sit back relax and enjoy the action as we sail the beautiful Waitemata Harbour. With guidance from our professional crew you will become part of the team sailing this authentic race vessel. New Zealand has a long and embattled history with the America's Cup and in 2021 Auckland will host the 36th America's Cup. Join the action on the water with us and experience the true thrill of sailing these race vessels ahead of the next battle. No experience necessary.

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Physical address

Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $190.00
(15 year(s) and under)
Age restriction:
Further pricing information:
Children must be 10 years and over. Child fare 10-15 years old. Sailing daily pending minimum numbers, weather and tides.
Cancellation policy:
Booking may be cancelled without penalty up to 24 hours before departure of the trip. Cancellations within 24 hours and No Show are subject to 100% cancellation charge. We recommend our guests should hold a comprehensive travel insurance policy in case of any unexpected changes in their travel plans that may incur a cancellation fee.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
It takes about 30-40 min by car to get to Auckland International Airport from the Viaduct
Proximity to coach terminal:
5 min walk from Quay Street coach terminal and about 10-15 min walk from SkyCity
Proximity to town:
We are located in the Auckland city centre

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Opening times

Business hours:
Office hours 8.30am-5.30pm, 7 days. Daily departures
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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