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Day Sailing Trips Bay of Islands Aboard Bayscapes Charters

Welcome to Bayscapes Charters, where you can sail through the Bay of Islands.

You can visit beautiful islands and see breathtaking views on this sailing adventure. As we set sail to your destination, feel the breeze and let us take care of the rest. Our 40ft Catamaran and great crew will leave you with memories that will last a long time.

It is possible to go on a day trip, a sunset cruise, or a private charter.

Hibiscus Star

We’re delighted to have you join the crew aboard Hibiscus Star a custom-designed 40ft (12m) catamaran designed by Alan Wright.
It features a nice inside saloon where guests may unwind while still taking in the ocean views. The outside space is equipped with two forwards tramps that allow you to observe the sea underneath you while we sail. Additionally, it features an outdoor fresh water shower for rinsing off after a swim in the Bays. There is a change area and toilet onboard.

Come aboard and let us help you create a day to remember.

Choose how to Escape in the Bay of Islands today!

Day Sailing Escape in the Bay

Price: $155 pp   Child: $140 pc
Departs Paihia:  9:30 am return approx 3:30 pm
Duration: 6 Hours approx

With our Day Escape Package, you can escape for the day into paradise.

Assist with the sails or simply sit back and enjoy as we make our way out into the Bay of Islands. Anchoring by one of the several beaches accessible only by boat.
Once anchored, you may decide how to spend the remainder of your tour. What are your plans? Swim in the crystal blue waters. Alternatively, take a dinghy trip to the beach and enjoy our packed lunch. Alternatively, take a stroll around the island. There is so much time that you can accomplish anything! Additionally, snorkelling equipment and stand up paddle boards are available.
There is enough to do before sailing home at the end of the day.
Includes a packed lunch, a two-hour island break, snorkelling, and stand-up paddle boarding.

Sunset Sail in the Bay of Islands

Price: $70 per person
Departs Paihia:  5:oo pm
Duration: 2 Hours approx

Not Currently operating Sunset Cruise

Our Sunset Escape focuses on sailing and taking in the scenery.

Before cruising back into Paihia, we set sail past the Russell and Waitangi Treaty Grounds.

This shorter cruise is ideal if you are short on time or if you are busy during the day.

What could be more romantic than sailing across the seas and watching the sun set over the Bays? It’s not much! So come along with us for a sunset cruise now.

Private Charter - Escape for the day

Price: $2450 upto 19 pax
Departs Paihia:  9:30 am return approx 3:30 pm
Duration: 6 Hours approx

Escape for the day and head into paradise with our Day Escape Package.

Help with the sails or simply sit back and enjoy the breathtaking view as we make our way out towards the Bay of Islands. Anchoring next to one of the several beaches that can only be reached by boat.

Choose how you want to spend your excursion. Swim in the crystal-clear waters or go for a walk around the island. Or we might bring our packed lunch onshore and relax in the sun.

Snorkeling gear and stand up paddle boards are also available. There’s much to keep you busy before sailing back to your home port at the end of your charter.


Included are a packed lunch, a 2-hour island layover, snorkelling, and SUP use.

Contact us:

Phone:   022 096 4008              Email:  bayscapes.charters@gmail.com

Visit our Website:   www.bayscapescharters.co.nz/

Day Sailing Trips Bay of Islands Aboard Bayscapes Charters.

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