By: Beatrice Chiardi
January 19th, 2021

During the month of March 2021, from the 6th to the 21st, one of the most significant and entertaining events will take place: the 36th edition of the America’s Cup in Auckland, New Zealand.

Five internationally renowned teams will be competing. During this major event, the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand will race against the winner of the Prada Cup. 

The racing will take place in the waters off Auckland, passing by different locations. It will pass across the wider Hauraki Gulf, running south along the North Shore beaches, encompassing the inner Waitemata harbour, right up to Auckland’s famous harbour bridge, across Auckland’s Eastern suburbs and all the way out the Tamaki Strait. 

Also known as masterpieces in Auckland’s crow, The Waitemata Harbour and the Hauraki Gulf are the perfect locations for this thrilling, iconic and ancient regatta – offering numerous race course options, with numerous and challenging wind directions and conditions.  

Guests will have the chance to discover a variety of new exciting series of racing yachts, which will be presented in this occasion. For those who want to explore and visit New Zealand, in its uniqueness and wholeness, this is the perfect period of the year.

New Zealand is a truly one-of-a-kind yacht charter destination, characterised by beautiful island studded bays, turquoise blue seas, long silvery beaches, stunning subtropical forests, and numerous historical and fascinating towns.

One of the most recommenced and desirable location is Auckland, uniquely positioned on the waterfront and with an easy access to the ocean, it is believed to be a magnificent gateway to an impressive marine playground, with more than 50 islands just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed.

Charming landscapes, breathtaking views, and unspoiled waters of New Zealand will be waiting you…Hurry up! 

To learn more and book your next charter holiday during the America’s Cup 2021, we are pleased to assist you at our best. 


Beatrice CHIARDI