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Address: 3 Queen Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 27 206 7580
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Te Vaka is a modern powerful sloop rigged high performance off shore...

Te Vaka is a modern powerful sloop rigged high performance off shore cruising yacht based in the Bay of Islands.This specially designed 60 ft yacht has an all weather cockpit to suit all weather conditions.Cruise the pristine clear waters of the Bay of islands for the day ,or design your own over night or week charter on board Te Vaka .Te Vaka has 3 double private cabins and 1 single berth.hot and cold showers .double kayak and an out board dinghy for island excursions

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Enchanted day sailing in the Bay of Islands

We spent a day on Tevaka sailing in the Bay of Islands in July 2013. Tommo and Michelle could not have been more pleasant company. The catering was excellent and the scenery and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 September 2013
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2013

We spent a day on Tevaka sailing in the Bay of Islands in July 2013. Tommo and Michelle could not have been more pleasant company. The catering was excellent and the scenery and wildlife were magical. Watching dolphins playing in the bow water whilst gliding past beautiful islands is as relaxing as it gets.

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michelle P, Owner at Te Vaka Day Sail, responded to this review

We always enjoy sailing with families out in the Bay of Islands .It was wonderful to see the pleasure that that Mathew and Robert got from seeing the dolphins out in the Bay Michelle&Tommo More 

Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2011

Sailing is a comfortable dream not to mention speedy. The yacht is spacious with ample room for our group to dance and enjoy the evenings to a huge selection of music. Of course all the usual toys but these operators know how to charter and have the stories to entertain plus exquisite cuisine Thanks Tomo and Michelle even though we... More 

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Kula, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2011

From the moment we stepped onto the beautiful and impressively kept Te Vaka, everything was perfect. Michelle and Tommo were extremely skilled sailors and hosts full of knowledge about the area, not to mention their great stories from years and years of sailing and delicious food! There is no better way to experience the raw beauty of the Bay of... More 

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Kirkland Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2011

Not only is the crew knowledgeable about local lore, the hospitality & food was amazing. The boat impressive...with everything you could possibly want. We sheltered in a couple of different spots and kayaks were available, so much fun. I would re-book in an instant and would love to experience an overnight sail.

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Taumarunui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2010

Wow what a fantastic family holiday! Michelle, Tommo and beautiful TeVaka were at the Russell dock to meet us at the very reasonable hour of 10 am to take us......well, really me......on a relaxing sun filled 4 day holiday around the bays and islands of the north. I was hoping the children would be so busy that they would allow... More 

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