Waikato Night tours

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Lake Taupo: Sailing Trip to the Maori Rock Carvings

1. Lake Taupo: Sailing Trip to the Maori Rock Carvings

Enjoy a true sailing experience onboard a classic sailing boat with a sailing tour of Lake Taupo. Explore the beauty of the largest freshwater lake in Australasia, its breathtaking clear waters and stunning surroundings of mountains, hidden bays, and the lush green of bushes and trees. Learn from your local and experienced guide about the history of the lake, the Maori Rock Carvings, and their cultural significance. Get involved in the sailing side and give the crew a hand or just sit back, relax and enjoy the comfort and space on this classical sailing boat. Listen to some music and the sound of the water when gliding through the lake, only using the power of wind whenever it is possible. Stop for a swim in the fresh waters before snuggling up under some blankets on the way back to shore.

Raglan: Scenic Harbor Cruise

2. Raglan: Scenic Harbor Cruise

You haven't seen Raglan until you've seen it from the water! Relax and enjoy a fun, narrated Nature Cruise provided within Raglan's Whaingaroa Harbour. Sit back and relax while you take in the stunning scenery. Your cruise meets the Harbour Mouth just in time for you to enjoy the beautiful colours of a West Coast Sunset. Enjoy 90 minutes of good humour from the crew, great music. Enjoy a wine or beer available for purchase from the bar. You also have the option to add fresh Fish & Chips from the famous "Raglan Fish". This is a good vibe local operation. Come aboard and join the fun for your scenic Raglan Harbour Cruise.

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Awesome weather for an beautiful sailing sunset trip. The sunset, the carving, swimming and to top it all the guide was an awesome guy making the trip worthwhile and the most amazing highlights of the trip.

Experiencing Lake Taupo and the Maori Carvings by sail boat is absolutely the way to go! Our guide was fantastic and we had an epic lunch in the middle of the lake.

This was an awesome experience had so much fun, tour guide was amazing - have already recommended this to my family & friends :)

A guy who guide us, he is very nice well I believe everyone was so happy with this trip as he gave us a good hospitality.

Excellent. Would highly recommended the sunset tour.