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Fox II Sailing Adventures

Address:
Daly's Wharf, Akaroa, New Zealand, 8161 - View the map

Come to Akaroa, and sail with dolphins on the Fox II. Sail out in the Pacific, not just Akaroa harbour on this 3 hour cruise. A REAL SAILING EXPERIENCE. See ALL the wildlife including Hectors dolphins, NZ Fur seals, blue and yellow eyed penguins, albatross and a myriad of sea birds. Learn about local history; see caves, cliffs and waterfalls while sailing in the crater of an extinct volcano which is Akaroa Harbour!



The Fox II is New Zealand's oldest gaff rigged ketch; built in 1922, it has an overall length of 60 feet. It is a traditional gaff rigged ketch sailboat with 6 red sails, 2 wooden masts, made in New Zealand from the best New Zealand kauri.



Departing daily 10:30 and 1:30, departing from Dalys Wharf, Akaroa ONLY $65pp $30 per child, under 5 FREE. Complementary fresh brewed coffee/tea and snacks. Mid Dec-May. Private Charter in Lyttelton Oct.-Dec.



Sails in Akaroa late Dec-May. Licensed by DOC to view dolphins. Only boat in Akaroa with Dolphin Guarantee and it has the highest success rate of spotting dolphins. Still one of the best values in Akaroa and New Zealand. Remember it is not just seeing the wildlife that is important, but how you see it. Quiet, relaxed and eco-friendly.



Available for private charter and can fully cater any function, company social, weddings, and parties. 30 passengers maximum. Call 0800 FOXSAIL, text 0274144879 or visit www.akaroafoxsail.co.nz or just e-mail [email protected] .

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Phone:
0800 FOX SAIL

Free phone:
0800 369 7245

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