YCO, luxury yacht brokerage, charter and management announced this year’s most desirable yacht charter destinations. From exploring the Mediterranean aboard a 28-crew Super Yacht to sailing to Australia on a vessel with a glass elevator, YCO is the authority for the most sought after sea experiences.
1. The Mediterranean on Alfa Nero
Explore Croatia’s burgeoning international jetsetter scene, or relax on the warm, sandy beaches with the “it” crowd on St. Tropez’s Pampelonne beach. A crew of 28 will welcome you aboard the 270-foot Alfa Nero superyacht. The spectacular design is one of its most remarkable assets, along with a beach club, sun bathing deck and lavishly appointed guest suites. Starting at approximately $1.1 million per week.
2. Caribbean on Solemates
One of the world’s most impressive charter yachts, the 196-foot Solemates offers an unforgettable opportunity to relish in Caribbean life. From the lush green island of Antigua, to famous Barbuda where fresh lobster caught by local fisherman can be prepared onboard by your private chef, this is a must for tranquil rejuvenation. Starting at approximately $600,000 per week.
3. Discover Australia and New Zealand on Galaxy
Indulge in luxury down under aboard the 183-foot Galaxy. Galaxy’s deluxe owner’s suite on the main deck with a panoramic saloon, a glass elevator, and an interior designed with a variety of exotic woods make for a unique time exploring the 80,000 miles of The Great Barrier Reef, the golden sands and lively cities of Australia and New Zealand’s staggering scenery. Starting at approximately $334,00 per week.
4. Island Hopping in the Indian Ocean on Cloud 9
This vast stretch of ocean is teeming with stunning coral and wild marine life ripe for exploration, as well as coveted islands such as The Seychelles and Maldives. Aboard Cloud 9, a 196-foot motor yacht built specifically for charter, experience this mysterious paradise in the most opulent way. A gym, custom tenders, jet boat, jet skis, and several other water toys will surely keep guests active while off or onboard. An exceptionally trained crew will take care of every need as the boat cruises by the world’s most exclusive islands. Starting at approximately $413,000 per week.