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Megisti Sailing Charters - Private Day Tours

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“captain tim”(6 reviews)
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Sailing trips on Wellington harbour NZ. A large sailing catamaran with 20 passengers maximum and we sail 70 minutes for $50/ head adults. We can be hired at $450/ hour privately as well with skipper and a crew, no bareboat. We include free tea and...more
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Queens Warf, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 27 538 9472
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our cruise out on the harbour chasing little penguins about. The catamaran was lovely and plenty of room to sit outside and watch everything go by. The day was sunny and the city looked fabulous. Lots of interesting information conveyed about Wellington as...More

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Headed out to see Wellington from the water and had a great sail with Tim and Shake. It was a little chilly still at the end of winter but we had a beautiful time. Tim is very professional and Shake does a great job attracting...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We are local Wellingtonians who happened to find a sign on the foreshore for reasonably priced 70 minute sails. We took our three girls who would insist on the fact that they get sea sick. After 50 minutes of bumpy rides and a captain that...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed May 25, 2018

we did a three hour sailing trip in late January as part of a Hens Weekend. This was the highlight of the whole weekend and the bride to be absolutely loved it. we struck it lucky with a stunning sunny (no wind) day in wellington....More

Thank chloeG1205
tim n, Manager at Megisti Sailing Charters - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thanks for great review!

Reviewed February 20, 2018

We were 10 guys on a quiet stag do, great start to the evening, 6 pm sail. The crew was awesome, boat absolutely gorgeous and a really fun sail (even in a 50 knot wind!). Loved it, worth every penny. Beautiful way to see a...More

Thank Dood D
Reviewed January 28, 2018

My family of 4 have just returned from a four night visit to Wellington NZ. I contacted Tim from Megisti after another sailing experience we had booked, cancelled (which was really disappointing because we were all looking forward to it so much). Tim was extremely...More

1  Thank Samantha A
Reviewed January 14, 2018

We travelled with Tim and his crew on a gorgeous Wellington Sunday. A group of 11 of us, we opted for the 70 minute sail with sausage sizzle. Everyone enjoyed the trip, Jason spotted the dolphins and we sailed towards them, watching them play with...More

1  Thank Paula S
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

On impulse walking on the waterfront we came across the offer of a 70 minute sailing in the harbour. On a beautiful day, it seemed like the thing to do so we hopped on. As luck would have it, there was only one other couple...More

1  Thank JD419
tim n, Owner at Megisti Sailing Charters - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017

Thanks for review!

Reviewed October 29, 2017

Great trip around the harbour with Tim & shaky the Dalmatian. The sun was shining and we even saw a little blue penguin! Very relaxing 😎

Thank Mandy M
tim n, Owner at Megisti Sailing Charters - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Walked past Tim and his dog to see a sign advertised for a Harbour sail at a very reasonable price. Although it was winter I had a blast listening to Tim talk about the Harbour all the meanwhile letting the sails loose! It was winter...More

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tim n, Manager at Megisti Sailing Charters - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017

thanks for great review

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January 27, 2016|
Response from tim n | Property representative |
A wee bit cooler.in June but is ok on a sunny day. I was in Sweden last summer (june) for midsummer celebrations...and Wellington was only 2 degrees cooler ...so not bad at all!!!
February 22, 2015|
Response from tim n | Property representative |
Hi there! Normally $330/ hour to private hire Megisti for up to 20. BUT! AS YOU HAVE BEEN OUT BEFORE AND ONLY A SMALL GROUP...will do 2 hours at $250/ HOUR ..so for $$500!!