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Capture the magic of this classic single mast yacht as you sail around the aquatic playground of the bay of islands. Design your own day, your own custom built adventure, aboard this 14 meter fully equipped yacht which offers you the very best in...more
We were drawn to Russell for their annual Walking Weekend, but with one person who wasn't up for much walking, we chose to do this full day trip: motoring and sailing through the Bay of Islands (you really appreciate the name if you're on the...More
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NathalieL1233, Manager at Vigilant Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago
Thank you so much Annalily! It was a pleasure to have you on board we are happy to hear you enjoyed yourself, it was lovely getting to know you!
We spent a wonderful day with nick and natalie on the vigilant sailboat. They gave us detailed information about the different islands and animal habitats. We did a nice hike on a beach and over to other side. We had a homemade lunch which was...More
NathalieL1233, Manager at Vigilant Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Hey guys! Thanks so much for the review, we're happy to hear you had a good time!
We had a wonderful day sailing with Nik and Nat!! They're full of knowledge and answered unending questions. We stopped off to explore an island and finished the afternoon in a pretty significant rain but Nik and Nat had enough rain gear on board for...More
We had a great day out with Nik and Nat. Nothing was a problem and their knowledge of the area was comprehensive. Although not enough wind to sail properly, it was a very relaxing day. Highly recommended.
Although it did rain on the first half of our day out on the yacht it was so good. Made to feel very welcome by Nik and crew. Loved standing on deck with full sails. Such an awesome feeling. Saw sharks and dolphins jumping out...More
We had a fantastic day on the Bay of Islands aboard Vigilant. Only 9 people on board. There was a light breeze in the morning that allowed us to set the sails. Nick and Nat found a quiet and protected beach to drop the anchor....More
Beautiful sail day with Dave . We stopped at a beautiful bay had a hearty sandwich lunch freshly made by Dave
Got an opportunity to take the wheel , pull I the sails or just soak in the sun .
A great day out
We HIGHLY recommend this trip. Nik and Natalie were absolutely amazing and gave us such a brilliant day! The lunch was great and was so good to have something healthy cooked up on a day trip. They provide fruit and water if you wish to...More
NikVigilant, Owner at Vigilant Yacht Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018
Thanks so much for the review! You're too sweet! We loved having you guys out, glad to hear you had fun!