Top 10 Luxury Yachts

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Floating mansions or super yachts offer every comfort and accommodation to make your travel experience, memorable. The wealthiest people in the world usually travel in super yachts that feature multiple swimming pools, helipads, a complete staff and other facilities designed using the updated nautical technology. The following are the top 10 super yachts that have been designed by those who wish to support the lifestyles of the rich and the famous.

1. Carinthia VII

Carinthia VII

The German retail giant, Heidi Horton owns the Carinthia VII which was purchased in 2003 for €150 million. The super blue colored yacht is 319 feet in length. It has a cruising speed of 26 knots and can often be found at her home berth in the International Yacht Club of Antibes (IYCA).

 

2. Octopus

Octopus Yacht

Octopus spans 413 feet long and is owned by the billionaire of Microsoft, Paul Allen. It coasted him €250-€300 million to build the yacht in 2003. The distinct feature of this super yacht is its submarine facility which is available onboard. The yacht can also host two helicopters, seven smaller boats, a 10-person submarine and offers complete luxury in travel.

 

3. Rising Sun

Rising Sun Yacht

With a length of over 452 feet, this yacht has 8 large rooms. This luxury yacht is owned by both famed producer David Geffen and Larry Ellison, Oracle CEO. The yacht has a large living space apart from other facilities such as a helipad, basketball court, a movie theater etc.

4. Lady Moura

Lady Moura

Spanning 344 feet in length and constructed in 1991 for an engineer of the Saudi royal family this super yacht has a beach deck which can allow travelers to relax on beach chairs, tables etc.


5. Pelorus

Pelorus

Bought by Lurssen in 2003, this yacht measures 377 feet in length! A distinct feature of this super yacht is its green lights which makes photography of the yacht difficult.

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