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We have done Every attraction on aitutaki . CAPTAIN TED SAILING BY FAR THE BEST EXPERIENCE YOU CAN DO.!!!!

We stayed in aitutaki for 2 week did every attraction you can do. ASK SOMEONE FOR CAPTAIN TED... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mathew c
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Amazing Aitituki Lagoon!

My husband and I spent a magnificent morning sailing with Captain Ted on the beautiful Aitutuki... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Sydney, Australia
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We offer the best sailing and windsurfing in Aitutaki. Climb aboard ONE of our Hobie Getaway Catamarans or Windsurf Boards Prices start from just $45. Promoting eco friendly activities on the lagoon of Aitutaki. To share the experience of sailing...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in aitutaki for 2 week did every attraction you can do. ASK SOMEONE FOR CAPTAIN TED NUMBER. The best experience he will take you all over the lagoon to private islands and is a world class sailor. Winning gold in multiple tournaments around...More

Thank mathew c
Reviewed 15 August 2018

My husband and I spent a magnificent morning sailing with Captain Ted on the beautiful Aitutuki lagoon. Ted is such a knowledgeable Aitutaki born sailor who knows everything there is to know about this beautiful island. The wind was perfect, the weather was perfect, the...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

My husband and I just returned home after a wonderful trip to Aitutaki. Sailing with Ted was one of the highlights of our trip. He was recommended to us by other travelers and by the resort and he did not disappoint. We booked a half...More

Thank Bethany J
Ted T, Owner at Sailing Aitutaki, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you so much for your kind comments and I always appreciate what and how you felt with my product. I am glad you both enjoyed Aitutaki and experienced Sailing Aitutaki. Looking forward to seeing you back in Paradise. Capt. Ted

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Had an energetic half day Hobbie Cat lagoon tour with Capt.Ted. Unfortunately I picked a no wind day and wound up doing a lot of paddling with Capt.Ted to get back. Wife was at the helm. So not a restful calm day of sailing and...More

Thank Francis J
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Yes! Yes! That’s what you say when deciding whether or not it’s worth paying the extra $$$ to sail with Captain Ted and his Hobie Cat. The reasons are numerous: first, it’s just you and Captain Ted, who knows the lagoon as well as you...More

Thank epanke
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful few days sailing in paradise .Our kids had a ball and the beautiful experience was amplified by our wonderful Captain Ted! Thanks for making unforgettable memories for us all .Cant wait to come back and try this wonderful food Teds wife Shelley makes that...More

Thank shayliset
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We spent the day with Ted sailing out to one foot island on his catamaran. It was possibly one of the best adventures we have had in years! Ted was very knowledgeable of the lagoon and having the opportunity to be in the lagoon with...More

Thank Jess W
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This was our second attempt to go sailing with Ted - we tried two years ago but our trip coincided with a very windy week and we couldn’t get out. So glad we got to rectify that this time! The winds, although light, were enough...More

Thank helenchapi
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We met Ted on the beach as we were deciding between the various lagoon tours and the day spent with him on the lagoon was the highlight of our time in Aitutaki. Yes the larger boat tours are cheaper but it is impossible to beat...More

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Had we not been told about Ted by the GM of the resort we are staying at, we would of booked another tour. I’m sure it wouldnt of been anywhere near as special as sailing with Ted. For an eco friendly personable authentic Aitutaki experience...More

Thank Susan H
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