The Afternoon Charter

Sail with us on the best evening cruise in the Bay of Islands



The most spectacular time of day

Our fully equipped sailing yacht offers you the very best in comfort and relaxation. This private evening cruise is perfect for those who wish to experience the Bay of Islands at the most spectacular time of day.

Departing Russell wharf at 4.00 pm, you get to enjoy a few of hours cruising. If you prefer to depart a bit later, this isn’t an issue. With the historic township of Russell and the Waitangi treaty grounds around us, it’s the perfect harbour to sail in.

You’re welcome to help man the helm, or hoist the sails. Unless you prefer to lounge in our giant beanbag with a glass of wine, a great option as well!

Private charter bay of islands

What to bring

Not sure what you’ll need? Our evening cruise is a wonderful time to enjoy the spectacular scenery, don’t forget to pack your camera. You’re also welcome to bring your own drinks and snacks, as well as your togs and towel if you plan on jumping in!

cruising bay of islands

Where we'll go

The 3 hour afternoon sail includes an inner harbour tour, as well as an island stop-off where you can go to shore, go for a swim, or simply lounge on the yacht. After our short excursion we will enjoy a leisurely sail back to the Russell wharf.


Your private evening cruise will depart the Russell wharf at 4pm, and return at 7pm unless specified otherwise. We will take the time to stop off at an island for you to explore, bring up to 9 of your friends! Prices from $750NZD, contact us for more details.

A magical harbour