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June-2020

Move the boundary of Experiential Travel with flair

 

We want to keep raising the bar of experiential travel to explore the most remote environments around the globe with unique experiences. This way of travelling is increasing in popularity and to answer to this demand we want to introduce you to the super yacht market that is responding by delivering extraordinary exploration yachts.

 

These specialized exploration yachts will allow our guests to sail for longer periods away from shore and navigate through challenging waters without interference. Sailing with this type of yacht provides the perfect combination of elegance with exceptional operation capabilities.

 

For those that love to have the wind rushing through their sails on the ideal 30º angle and cut through the waves, we have an extraordinary portfolio of sailing yachts, to discover unimaginable beauty in remote destinations off the beaten track. Exploring these corners of the world by sailing yacht you will not have to worry about losing any comfort or splendour, having the most experienced crews, the latest designs and spacious accommodations, and great choice of the latest toys and tenders which provide unforgettable experiences.

 

Have a look at our favourite Explorer Yachts

Ragnar

Being named after the Warrior of Judgement, the Ragnar expedition yacht is built with a steel ICE Class A1 super hull to withstand the most challenging & Artic waters, this yacht is the ideal luxury yacht for the modern explorer. The 68m Ragnar is highly equipped with the latest expedition toys such as a Ripsaw EV2 luxury Tank.

 

The main deck is a dream toy room including, helicopter EC145, 2 tenders of 8 meters, 2 ribs of 6 meters, Sea explorer submarine for two people, 2 jet skis, 2 laser sailing boats, 1 RIB Castoldi 26 and much more, Not only is Ragnar designed for exploration but also is he amply equipped to offer relaxation experiences with a massage room, sauna, full size gym, ice pool, and (wait for it) a snow room, Yes, a snow room onboard with an a leisure & spa area.

On the top deck you can enjoy a beautiful pool and jacuzzi while watching the magnificent scenery surrounding you. Due to its low draft of only 3.15m Ragnar can go quite near shores and beaches.

 

Ragnar's fascinating interior layout sleeps up to 12 guests in 7 rooms, including 2 master suites, 4 double cabins and 1 twin cabin. She is also capable of carrying up to 13 crew onboard to ensure a relaxed yacht experience. Timeless styling, beautiful furnishings and sumptuous seating feature throughout to create an elegant and comfortable atmosphere.

Legend

The 77.4m Legend explorer yacht is built for those in search of serious adventure, she features all the facilities required for Arctic and Antarctic unique adventures, from diving with the onboard submersibles, driving snow mobiles through the white desert to Heli skiing and jet skis. Comfortable in the harshest of environments and most challenging waters, she is as at home in the polar regions as she is in the Fjords of South America or Northern Europe.

 

Her sturdy exterior belies her lavish and luxurious interior, she is fully equipped to accommodate up to 22 guests, with 28 crew and the ability to bring on board up to 10 extra expedition staff. We prioritise guest comfort and safety during our unique adventures.

She accommodates a fully commercial helideck and is a serious fit-for-purpose toy collection ensuring that we get the most out of the untamed wildernesses we visit, her 16-person jacuzzi, cinema room, Balinese spa and gym and many more ensure we sail in great splendour.

Cloudbreak

Named after the legendary Fijian Surfing Reef, Cloudbreak is one of the most exciting explorer yachts of the recent years and is highly equipped to explore the most remote corners of the planet in comfort and luxury. Vast interiors, designed by Christian Liaigre, also makes her one of the largest global explorer yachts of her kind.

 

Accommodating 12 guests and 22 crew members, the 12 guests are divided by the main deck where you will find six, magnificent staterooms featuring a stunning shaped design to maximise their enormous size and natural light. With a beautiful clear sky, Cloudbreak provides a luxurious crow’s nest day bed possible to use to lure to the stars while sailing.

On the lower deck you will find five guest cabins with access to the lavish beach club, all reachable by enclosed lift to make the transfer between decks as comfortable as possible.

 

Her toy garage features some of the latest tenders and water sport equipment available. A helipad provides the unique opportunity to venture into the mountains for some heliskiing and exploring areas simple inaccessible to most. Her onboard spa features a sauna, plunge pool, massage room and gym making it the ideal space to recover after a day of adventure.

Suri

The 64m explorer yacht Suri offers a great variety of an incredible assortment of tenders and water toys for endless activities, exploration with great fun. Designed to maritime perfection with extraordinary accommodations for 12 guests and 20 crew members, her generous interior design provides luxurious open spaces. While enjoying your lunch / diner on the aft deck, the glass walls can be completely removed to provide you with a majestic atmosphere and unrivalled sceneries, after diner take place at the wet bar and luxurious lounge.

 

On the Hanger deck you will find the most extraordinary floating water park inventory, holding an arsenal of recreational assets such as an 11m inflatable water slide, Sea bob underwater scooters, jet skis, kayaks, water sport speedboat, scuba

diving gear, StarCraft wooden speedster, Searey Seaplane and A-star helicopter and many more. Meaning taking the skies is the normalise thing to do on Suri, allowing you to be transported with ease from ship to shore or vice versa and providing a numinous experience while exploring your surroundings. On the lower deck is Suri’s centre of entertainment and wellness featuring a large media room with its spectacular “window to the sea”, fitness centre, yoga studio, massage and spa area. The combination of Suri and our experiential travel experience we offer unique ways to interact with the most remote destinations she visits.

Planet nine

Being known to be one of the world’s foremost explorer yachts the 74m Planet nine has an ultimate expression of yachting capability and status. Every inch of this superb yacht has been carefully considered to deliver the best possible onboard experience for guests, her nautical inspired design sets the right tone wherever you sail.

 She can accommodate up to 12 guests and 4 extra expedition staff in nine elegant and spacious cabins, including a separate owner’s deck and a main-deck VIP suite, one of the  staff accommodations includes a suite cabin with its own lounge; this can be converted to create a  sixth cabin. Planet nine holds 20 experienced crew members.

She is an ice class classified vessel and comes with impressive specification including her MD-600N Explorer helicopter, hangar and landing pad. She carries 3 custom build Rupert Marine Ribs, specially designed for extreme conditions, these exciting craft are perfect for local exploration or just lots of fun.

 

With a stunning forward observation lounge with floor to ceiling glass that you also find across the yacht you will have a 360º view ensuring you will always have the best views. The guest deck enjoys its own entrance and lobby at the stern of the yacht. As you walk to one of the five double suites, you will pass the steam room and beach club with a spectacular sea terrace.

La Datcha

 

Currently one of the most exciting yacht releases is this extraordinary global explorer superyacht that combines on-board luxury with incomparable on-the-water capability. The 77-metre Damen built La Datcha is a rare breed indeed and places herself strait between the greats. Build to withstand the harshest and most challenging environments, she reaches the most remote destinations in uttermost safety while offering her guests the highest levels of luxury and comfort.

She offers breathtaking accommodation for up to 12 guests across 6 elegant cabins including two master's suites and one VIP suite, the interiors are timeless, providing a balanced sanctuary after a busy day of exploration. It includes on deck jacuzzi or bring a visit to the wellness center to warm up in the Turkish Hammam, take

an invigorating shower under the ice fountain, or unwind with a massage in the dedicated treatment room. For more active guests, there’s a fully serviced gym with sea-views, plus a fully certified dive center.

 

Being IMO Polar Code compliant, La Datcha is designed with with an ice-classed steel hull, this six-deck yacht may look every inch the Caribbean showstopper, but she is so much more: an Ice Class yacht, she has 40 days of full autonomy, making her cruising ground limitless.

 

She is equipped with two operated Airbus B3 helicopters that will bring you to unique locations, two beach lander tenders, two expeditions RIBs and two snow scooters. There’s even a three-person submersible for exploring subterranean worlds from the comfort of your own submarine.

Spirit

The 55m Spirit offers the opportunity for long-range exploration and adventure. Being part of the highly acclaimed Amels, she is built as per Lloyds class requirements and fully MCA compliant. Customized to the highest specifications, this luxury explorer yacht has a numinous exterior and enormous outdoor spaces. She features a dedicated spa treatment area with masseuse and an open-plan sun deck with panoramic views, a fully equipped gym and jacuzzi, generous beach club

 

Spirit accommodates 11 guests spread over 5 luxurious and spaces suites and 1 twin cabin, she is manned by a professional nautical  highly crew of 13 that will ensure that you and your guests enjoy in unique and unforgettable voyage. Onboard you will find a wide range of the latest water tenders and toys, jet skis, 7m slide, sea bobs

and windsurfers. This beautiful Amels yacht can take you from the Caribbean to Alaska or to the Pacific, explore the ocean in comfort.