Sailing in the Bay of Islands is sensational.  Whether you’re a newbie looking to find your sea legs or an old hand who already knows the ropes Great Escape has a sailing holiday for you.  We have a fleet of affordable kiwi yachts and a crew of very experienced sailing instructors.

Explore our secluded bays and sheltered waters as you sail yourself through the world renown cruising grounds of the Bay of Islands.

If you want some instruction before heading out on your own check out our Sailing School Adventure Holidays to see what works best for you.

Depending on the holiday selected and your experience you can gain international sailing qualifications.

If you have a sound knowledge of sailing and boat handling, you’ll be ready to charter one of our well-maintained affordable kiwi yachts.