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Sail Barbary: Maori Rock Carving Cruise - Lake Taupo

Backpackers are always on the lookout for unique experiences. So how about a Kiwi sail cruise on board Barbary, a 1920s Vintage sailing yacht! This eco-friendly electric boat, offers a Taupo experience you won’t find anywhere else!  Sail Barbary to the iconic Maori Rock ...

Sail Barbary: Daily Maori Rock Carvings Cruise
 
Backpackers are always on the lookout for unique experiences. So how about a Kiwi sail cruise on board Barbary, a 1920s Vintage sailing yacht! This eco-friendly electric boat, offers a Taupo experience you won’t find anywhere else!  Sail across Great Lake Taupo to the renowned Maori Rock Carvings or enjoy a Sunset Cruise aboard New Zealand’s only boat cinema?

 

Maori Rock Carvings Cruise  Departs Daily at 10.30am & 2.00pm (*also 5.00pm Oct-Apr)

Bring a pizza / Fush 'N' Chups on any of our cruises or you can upgrade to a BBQ cruise on the 5.00pm sailing for an additional fee.  B.Y.O. box of beer or purchase from the licensed bar.  Cruise Lake Taupo in comfort and view the iconic 10metre high Maori Rock Carvings, only accessible by boat.  Don’t forget your togs, camera and sense of adventure!  All scheduled cruises include a Free beverage.

 
Departs: Daily at 10:30am, 2pm (*also 5.00pm Oct-Apr)
 
Price: $44 Adults; $16 Child (3-15 yrs); 0-2yrs Travel Free; $98 Family Pass (2 adults & 2 children); $38 Senior 
 
Add a optional BBQ dinner to the 5pm sailing for an additional $20 per person
 
Contact Sail Barbary on +64 7 378 5879 or +64 27 2310 400 to check out any SPECIAL DEALS!
 
All scheduled cruises include a Free beverage.
 
Duration: 2 – 2.5 hours
 
Passengers: Minimum 2, Maximum 20
 
What To Bring: Appropriate/comfortable clothing & footwear, swimwear & towel, windproof jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat & don’t forget your camera!
 
All Barbary cruises are subject to operational conditions

 

Sail Barbary’s Key Points:

  • Taupo's #1 Activity on TripAdvisor (Winner of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013)
  • Qualmark Endorsed Visitor Activity & Enviro Silver Award
  • Taupo's best sailing experience to the iconic Maori Rock Carvings for over 30 years
  • Fully interactive activity: help hoist the sails, take a turn at the wheel, spin a yarn with the locals, learn about Taupo’s history, go swimming or simply relax 
  • For times when we need to motor, Barbary produces no pollution and moves noiselessly without the heat, vibration & fumes that accompany diesel powered vessels
  • Maritime NZ Survey allows Barbary to carry 28 passengers.  We recommend up to 20 passengers for your comfort - maintaining your comfort and enhancing your Lake Taupo experience is priority onboard
  • All scheduled cruise include a Free beverage
  • Outfitted with luxury bean bags for cosy seating, custom-made waterproof & warm ponchos, rain canopy, bathroom facilities, comfortable interior seating, BBQ & full galley, licensed bar, 3-metre entertainment screen & sound system
  • Licensed bar or B.Y.O. beverage option available – gold coin donation to Lake Taupo Coastguard
  • A beautifully restored 1926 classic yacht, allegedly once owned by the legendary Hollywod actor Errol Flynn
  • The only boat in New Zealand that offers a 'BIG SCREEN' movie/music video experience
  • NZ's only commercially operated electric yacht - an eco-friendly activity
  • Cruise in conmfort rain or shine, with no noise or pollution
  • Barbary sails to Taupo's iconic Maori Rock Carvings up to 3 times daily
 
What's On Board:
  • Luxury bean bags for cosy seating                                                    
  • BBQ & full galley
  • 3-metre entertainment screen                                                           
  • Custom-made waterproof & warm ponchos                                     
  • Licensed bar or B.Y.O. beverage option available                      
  • Bathroom facilities                                                                             
  • Comfortable interior seating                                                       
  • Fishing gear
  • Music surround sound system                                                          
  • Eco-friendly tableware & toiletries
  • Eftpos & credit card facilities                                                           
  • Rain canopy

 

 
Business Name: Sail Barbary
 
Business Address: Berth 10, Redoubt Street, Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo
 
Contact Phone: +64 7 378 5879 ; +64 27 2310 400
 
Email: info@sailbarbary.com
 
Website: www.sailbarbary.com

Sail Barbary: Daily Maori Rock Carvings Cruise
 
Backpackers are always on the lookout for unique experiences. So how about a Kiwi sail cruise on board Barbary, a 1920s Vintage sailing yacht! This eco-friendly electric boat, offers a Taupo experience you won’t find anywhere else!  Sail across Great Lake Taupo to the renowned Maori Rock Carvings or enjoy a Sunset Cruise aboard New Zealand’s only boat cinema?

 

Maori Rock Carvings Cruise  Departs Daily at 10.30am & 2.00pm (*also 5.00pm Oct-Apr)

B.Y.O. box of beer, prepared food, picnic or snacks.  Cruise Lake Taupo in comfort and view the iconic 10metre high Maori Rock Carvings, only accessible by boat.  Don’t forget your togs, camera and sense of adventure!  All scheduled cruises include a Free non-alcoholic beverage.

 
Departs: Daily at 10:30am, 2pm (*also 5.00pm Oct-Apr)
 
Price: $44 Adults; $25 Child 
 
Add a optional BBQ dinner to the 5pm sailing for an additional $20 per person
 
Contact Sail Barbary on +64 7 378 5879 to check out any SPECIAL DEALS!
 
All scheduled cruises include a Free non-alcoholic beverage.
 
Duration: 2 – 2.5 hours
 
Passengers: Minimum 2, Maximum 20
 
What To Bring: Appropriate/comfortable clothing & footwear, swimwear & towel (during summer), windproof jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat & don’t forget your camera!  Warm ponchos supplied.
 
All Barbary cruises are subject to operational conditions

 

Sail Barbary’s Key Points:

  • Consistently ranked in Taupo's Top 3 Activities on TripAdvisor (Winner of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013 & 2014)
  • Qualmark Endorsed Visitor Activity & Enviro Silver Award
  • BYO food and beverage option available. R18 for beer/wine
  • Taupo's best sailing experience to the iconic Maori Rock Carvings for over 30 years
  • Fully interactive activity: help hoist the sails, take a turn at the wheel, spin a yarn with the locals, learn about Taupo’s history, go swimming or simply relax 
  • For times when we need to motor, Barbary produces no noise, no fumes and no pollution that accompany diesel powered vessels
  • Maritime NZ Survey allows Barbary to carry 28 passengers.  We recommend up to 20 passengers for your comfort - maintaining your comfort and enhancing your Lake Taupo experience is priority onboard
  • Outfitted with luxury bean bags for cosy seating, custom-made warm ponchos, bathroom facilities, comfortable interior seating, BBQ & galley, licensed bar, 3-metre entertainment screen & sound system
  • A beautifully restored 1926 classic yacht, allegedly once owned by the legendary Hollywod actor Errol Flynn
  • The only boat in New Zealand that offers a 'BIG SCREEN' movie/music video experience
  • NZ's only commercially operated electric yacht - an eco-friendly activity
 
What's On Board:
  • Luxury bean bags for cosy seating                                                    
  • BBQ & galley
  • 3-metre entertainment screen                                                           
  • Custom-made warm ponchos                                     
  • B.Y.O. food & beverage option available                      
  • Bathroom facilities                                                                             
  • Comfortable interior seating                                                       
  • Music surround sound system                                                          
  • Eftpos & credit card facilities      
  • Electic motor - no noise, fumes or pollution                                                    
 
Business Name: Barbary Charters Ltd. T/A Sail Barbary
 
Business Address: Berth 10, Redoubt Street, Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo
 
Contact Phone: +64 7 378 5879 
 
Email: info@sailbarbary.com
 
Website: www.sailbarbary.com
 

All Sail Barbary cruises depart from:  Berth 10, Redoubt Street, Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo

The Taupo Boat Harbour is within easy walking distance to all Taupo Hostels.

 

DAILY MAORI ROCK CARVINGS CRUISE

Departs:  Daily at 10.30am & 2.00pm (* also 5.00pm Oct-Apr).  Passengers are to present at Barbary 15 minutes prior to cruise departure.  We cannot hold the boat if you will be late.

Duration:  2 - 2.5 hours