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Auckland Viaduct Harbour Coffee Cruise

US$ 59.36 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • Enjoy the spectacular skyline of Auckland from the Auckland Viaduct Harbour
  • Drink your favorite brew while cruising in the sailing capital of the world

Overview

New Zealand has some of the most beautiful harbors in the world and one of the most satisfying and enjoyable ways to view its natural wonders is to experience a genuine harbor cruise. And if it is combined with one’s favorite brew then can one ask for anything more?

Sail in the spectacular Auckland Viaduct Harbour and enjoy tea or coffee and freshly baked muffins while you cruise. Trained crew on board will ensure that you extract the maximum enjoyment out of your cruise. The more adventurous can even try their hand at steering the yacht!

This coffee cruise is sure to be an experience that you will treasure forever.

Itinerary

To join one of the Auckland Sailing Cruises, you should make your way to Explore NZ Kiosk, Auckland Viaduct Harbour, opposite Snap Dragon. Here you will board your purpose-built 50ft mono hull sailing yacht.

This 90-minute cruise takes you through Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour. On the way, light refreshments (hot drinks and muffins) are served along with an entertaining commentary from the crew. See the key landmarks of the City; learn all about the history of the famous America’s Cup yacht race and marvel at the super yachts currently moored within the harbour. Then the sails will be hoisted and you will sail up under the Harbour Bridge, past Westhaven Marina, Chelsea sugar works, Naval Base and the City's waterfront.

Wet weather gear is provided if required. During the trip you can also help crew the boat if you wish. A cash bar is provided on board.

Your cruise ends back at the starting point.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

1½ hours

Start time

Start time: 1515h (3:15pm)
Duration: 1½ hours

Meeting point

Please make your way to Explore NZ Kiosk, Auckland Viaduct Harbour, opposite Snap Dragon.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point

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Inclusions

  • 1 hour 30 minute cruise
  • Live commentary
  • Tea / coffee / milo and freshly baked homemade muffins
  • Wet weather gear

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Do/Dont's

Wear comfortable warm clothing appropriate to the season. Dress warmly in layers, so it is easy for you to warm up or cool down as the case may be. Remember, temperatures on the water are generally a degree or two cooler that on land. Comfortable footwear is recommended. Carry your camera

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Please note

Upon arrival in Auckland, please call the number on your voucher at least 48 hours in advance to confirm your departure time and location. Please have your printed voucher in hand to present to the guide upon boarding.

Rough or bad weather may lead to cancellation of cruises. If this happens the isango partner will try to reschedule your cruise. If this cannot be arranged, you will be offered a refund.

Vegetarian meal is available and must be requested at time of booking

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

See the Cancellation policy for this product

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