Why do we love sailboats; the sun, the water, the wind blowing through your hair, maybe some dolphins swimming nearby… and if you’re really lucky, a crew that is steering the boat for you. Or, if you like to sail for yourself, a crew to prepare dinner for you when you arrive on shore. With these 10 incredibly expensive and luxurious sailing yachts, you can sail comfortably around the world enjoying cocktails and caviar. Discover below some photos of the 10 most expensive sailing yachts in the world.
This sailboat was originally launched as Mirabella V, but its new owner, Rodney Lewis, renamed it M5. With a length of 254.6 feet, it is the largest single mast yacht ever built. Swimming pool, porcelain, crystal & BBQ, there’s plenty enough for entertainment aboard!
Despite its size, the yacht is sailing, with a maximum speed of 20 knots. It has a gym, a Jacuzzi, a room for eleven crew members, and five guest cabins that can accommodate up to twelve people.
8. Pilar Rossi
Believe it or not, this 64-meter-long sailboat started as a motor yacht in the late 1980s, which is why the interior design seem older and less high-tech than more recent yachts.
An elegant, modern and high-tech yacht built by Perini Navi; the same man himself designed the interior.
Unlike most sailboats on this list, the Ahimsa has only one mast; with an amazing length of 83 meters. A spectacular view with the jib that has been artistically decorated by Magne Furuholmen. It is said that the asset of Ahimsa lies in the direction and manoeuvrability.
Oceanco and Vitters finished building AQuiJo in 2016. It is famous for its elegant and comfortable interior design and sailing performances.
Built by the shipyard Royal Huisman for James Clark in 2004. It includes a cinema room, a Jacuzzi and a spectacular library.
3. Sea Cloud
This vessel has historical value as it was built in 1931 and chartered by the US Armed Forces during the Second World War under the name of Hussar V. It has been restored to its original beauty and can hold 34 passengers and 60 crew members.
The EOS is one of the largest sailboats on earth with an amazing 93 meters – including its long bowsprit. It can carry up to 16 passengers plus crew and asked for three years of construction. Being one of the most expensive yachts on earth, inside pictures are very rare to find. You just need to be lucky enough to be aboard!
1. Maltese Falcon
Built by Perini Navi Yachts, this sailboat is incredibly luxurious with a top speed of 18 knots. Built for Tom Perks who once suggested in an interview that it cost more than 150 million euros, but less than 300 million euros. The vessel is 289 feet long, with three rotating masts with 15 sails, or 2,400 square meters of sail area. It includes a gym, its own submarine and a jacuzzi on the deck with cinema, thus being the most expensive yacht on earth, we treat you with more pictures than the previous boats from this ranking. Words to describe it can be missing.
Now, we hope you could get the opportunity of boarding one of these some day, it’s not given to everyone.
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