Trip Planner: South Pacific / New Zealand / North Island / Northland Region / Bay of Islands / Paihia / Barefoot Sailing Adventures
Barefoot Sailing Adventures is locally owned and operated by a couple of cool Kiwi's who love sailing and adventure and really enjoy sharing it with others. The Bay of Islands is the perfect place to enjoy a sailing trip. With it's sheltered waters and picture perfect scenery everywhere you look its no wonder the Bay of Islands is a world renowned sailing destination!Plan to see Barefoot Sailing Adventures and other attractions that appeal to you using our Paihia trip itinerary planner.
The boat Kopiko is a 33ft Tennant Turissimo catamaran with lots of deck space for you to relax and take it all in.
You haven't experienced a real New Zealand summer until you've done it barefoot, and there's no better way than with Barefoot Sailing Adventures.
Tours to Barefoot Sailing Adventures
Sundowner Evening Cruise BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $38
Duration: 2 hours
Island Hopper Day Cruise BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $83
Duration: 6 hours
Barefoot Sailing Adventures Reviews
Great adventure, amazing day and kind hospitality. The perfect mix for an unforgettable sailing day in the bay of island!!! more »
Perfect weather helped, but gee what a great experience! From the moment we stepped onto the 'Cat' on the beach it became a magical day. Lounging on beanbags in the late Autumn sun sailing the Bay of ... more »
Stepping off the beautiful beach in Paihia onto Barefoot charters was like setting out on an adventure on your own boat, Luke and Rachael gave me such a warm greeting and made me feel like I was part of the family from the first moment. Lying in the sun with the wind on my face in a state of complete relaxation I didn't think life could be much better until Rachael brought around teas and coffees for all of us to warm the spirits even more. Both Luke and Rachael were very informative about the Bay of Islands and even gave us a chart telling us what fish we would be likely to see whilst on our snorkeling adventure. We stopped for 2 hours in one of the bays on an island, were given a packed lunch and given the freedom to roam the island, swim, paddleboard and snorkel around which was great. So delightful and so relaxing. I couldn't recommend this trip more!
We spent six hours with Luke on his Barefoot catamaran. It was a very nice time with a two hour stop for snorkelling, paddle boarding, lunch and a hike. Luke was a wonderful host and an excellent skipper.
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