5 star rating: Highly Recommended 14 Reviews

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  • Location: Sydney, Australia
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Trim the sails, work the winch and take the helm of a state-of-the-art match racing yacht as you sail Sydney Harbour. Become part of the crew and feel the thrill and exhilaration of yachting at its best. Or just sit back, relax and soak up the atmosphere and stunning habor scenery. You have the choice to join a 2.5-hour sail on Sydney Harbour, or for the ultimate thrill, join the crew and participate in a 3-hour racing experience.


  • 2.5 hours sailing on Sydney Harbour
  • Experience the thrill of sailing aboard an authentic America's Cup racing class yacht
  • Be part of the crew
  • Sail past iconic Sydney landmarks including Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House
  • Fantastic photo opportunities from Sydney Harbour

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

This is a great experience on Sydney Harbour. Hoisting the sails of a retired America's Cup maxi-yacht is exhilarating. The highly-skilled crew will make sure you have loads of fun and get you involved in as much or as little as you like.

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What You Can Expect

America's Cup Sailing on Sydney Harbour

America's Cup Sailing on Sydney Harbour

Experience the thrill of yacht-racing, as you power down Sydney Harbour in a professional racing class yacht. Yacht racing is usually the realm of billionaires and elite professional yachtsmen, but this is a unique opportunity for you to become part of the crew aboard a state-of-the-art match racing yacht. Listen to the tale of how Australia won the ultimate yachting trophy, the America’s Cup and soak up the atmosphere and picturesque sights of Sydney Harbour along the way.

Your sailing adventure will start from Darling Harbour and then head out to Milsons Point. Here you will hoist the main sail before setting off under the Sydney Harbour Bridge passing The Rocks, Circular Quay and the iconic Sydney Opera House. The route continues down the harbor and out to Manly Cove. Your captain will point out all the not-to-be-missed sights and fantastic photo opportunities from the water before you return to Darling Harbour.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

A great trip, we had many great views of the harbor and were able to get several great pictures. BE aware that you backpack is kept below as lot of movement is needed on the boat. However, the staff are willing to it out if you need something.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

We did the Wednesday race and it was awesome! I would recommend this for anyone who wants to add a little fun and adventure to their trip to Sydney.

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